Split Festival Sunderland announces acts

Posted on 22 June 2011
By Jo Ching
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The Split festival is now in its third year and promises to be bigger and better than ever before.

Curated by The Futureheads, with guitarist Ross Millard at the helm as Split’s Music Programmer, the line-up boasts some of the UK’s best loved bands alongside the North East’s local talent and emerging international artists.

Artists confirmed so far:

SATURDAY 17TH SEPTEMBER
The Drums
Dutch Uncles
B>E>A>K>
We Beat the System

SUNDAY 18TH SEPTEMBER
The Charlatans
Frankie & The Heartstrings
Ganglians
Hyde & Beast
Leatherface
Dauntless Elite

Plus many more to be announced over the coming weeks!

Additional fringe tents hosting comedians and acoustic artists will also be put in place, as well as the gourmet tent hosted by BBC Masterchef finalist Stacey Stewart providing Split’s festival food.

http://split.over9stores.co.uk/
EARLY BIRD TICKETS (ends 31/08/11)
£20 Saturday
£20 Sunday
£35 Weekend ticket

STANDARD TICKETS (from 01/09/11)
£25 Saturday
£25 Sunday
£40 Weekend ticket