Taking place over the bank holiday on April 29th to 1st May 2011 with none other than Leeds’ own Pulled Apart by Horses, The Duke Spirit and Anna Calvi being the first of many bands to be announced and more to come over the next few weeks.
In its fifth year, Live at Leeds has quickly become an institution in the Leeds calendar taking place in 11 venues. This year we welcome the O2 Academy to the vast array of venues including The Brudenell Social Club, The Cockpit, Leeds Metropolitan University, Leeds University, Nation of Shopkeepers, Holy Trinity Church, The Well and The Faversham.
The Unconference will happen on Friday 29th April which will feature guest speakers which is being organized in partnership with Leeds University and Leeds Metropolitan University. Saturday sees the multi-venue wristband event and Sunday details are to be announced soon.
The first wave of Live At Leeds 2011 bands;
Pulled Apart By Horses, Anna Calvi, The Duke Spirit, Aloe Blacc, Young Knives, Slow Club, Cocknbullkid, The Chapman Family, The Whip, Kassidy, Trophy Wife, Spark, Tribes, Fixers, Yaaks, Cloud Control, Swimming, Kong, Dutch Uncles, Cosmo Jarvis, Katzenjammer, Lanterns on the Lake, Cloud Control, 2:54, Gabrielle Aplin, All The Young, The Lines, Marcus Foster, Still Corners, Starlings, Young Legionnaire, Various Cruelties, Findlay, Films, Sissy and the Blisters, Polarsets, Foreign Office, Tall Ships, Stalking Horse, These Monsters, Wot Gorilla?, Castrovalva, Double Muscle, Aviaries, Love at Death Beach, Hail Animator, Sam Airey, Maggie8, Circles, Soul Circus, Little Parades, Milk White White Teeth, Club Smith, Runaround Kids, Insect Guide, Blacklisters, Loose Talk Costs Lives, Escort Knights, Yonderboy, Just Handshake’s We’re British, Honour Before Glory, Blood Oranges, Adult Jazz and Arthur Rigby and the Baskervylles plus more artists and special guests to be announced over the next few weeks.
The Futureheads to release ‘The Chaos’ this month. When fans preorder The Chaos they will get the whole album delivered straight to their inbox, and will receive a deluxe CD copy in the week of release on 26th April. Not only that, but they will also become a member of The Futureheads’ Hush Club where they will be first in line for exclusive content, gigs, extra tracks and loads more!
For £20 you will get all of this:
- Full album “The Chaos” delivered instantly to your inbox
- Signed limited edition CD of “The Chaos” with two bonus tracks in week of release 26th April 2010
- Exclusive digital lyrics book only available to members
- The opportunity to purchase tickets for exclusive events and priority presale tickets for Futureheads shows
- Exclusive competitions only available to members
- Exclusive merch only available to members
- Extra tracks
- Exclusive videos
- Early video previews
Preorder here – http://www.allaccesslive.co.uk/futureheads
The band are also excited to announce that support on the forthcoming UK tour will come from Frankie & The Heartstrings, Dutch Uncles, The Postelles and Love Bites & Bruises.
· 26 Apr 2010 ARTS CENTRE, NORWICH *
· 27 Apr 2010 RESCUE ROOMS, NOTTINGHAM *
· 28 Apr 2010 COCKPIT, LEEDS *
· 29 Apr 2010 THE MILL, ORAN MOR, GLASGOW
· 1 May 2010 THE EMPIRE (CLUB SHOW), MIDDLESBOROUGH
· 2 May 2010 ACADEMY 3, MANCHESTER *
· 3 May 2010 LEADMILL, SHEFFIELD *
· 4 May 2010 ACADEMY 2, BIRMINGHAM *
· 6 May 2010 SCALA, LONDON **
· 7 May 2010 GUILDHALL, GLOUCESTER ***
· 8 May 2010 KASBAH (CLUB SHOW), COVENTRY
· 10 May 2010 THEKLA, BRISTOL ***
· 11 May 2010 THE CAVERN, EXETER ***
· 12 May 2010 WEDGEWOOD ROOMS, PORTSMOUTH ***
· 13 May 2010 ROADMENDERS, NORTHAMPTON ***