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SATURDAY 21 JULY
12:30 – BANG BANG CLUB
Gritty rock n roll with balls and bite aplenty.
14:30 – MK ULTRA
Ex NGOD members making big waves.
15:30 – THE LOTTERY WINNERS
Writing mediocre indie pop songs but playing them really well.
17:30 – GIANT ROCKS
Optimistic indie anthemia all the way from Germany. Stadiums await.
18:30 – THE WIRED
Emotive and engaging indie-rock from four local lads.
19:30 – CASSIA
Sun-soaked tropical grooves hailing from Macclesfield.
20:30 – LARKINS
Funk and soul flavoured indie-pop from Manchester.
21: 30 – JAWS
Birmingham-based indie-poppers that arguably need no introduction.
13:00 – OH PAPA
Intelligent and understated indie-pop from Sheffield-based four-piece.
14:00 – SLY ANTICS
Sludgy and scuzzy rock’n’roll, best experienced live and loud.
15:00 – PLASTIC HOUSE
Effortless indie-pop from Manchester-based likely lads.
16:00 – KASHMERE
Manchester-based indie darlings with a penchant for synths and melody.
19:00 – STILLIA
Irresistible jangles and ‘90s sensibility from St Helens.
20:00 – GLASS CAVES
Atmospheric indie-rock from Pontefract five-piece.
21:00 – ESTRONS
Intense indie-pop in the same vein as Be Your Own Pet.
SUNDAY 22 JULY
13:30 – THE VELLAS (pictured)
Atmospheric and expansive indie rock from Sheffield and Derby
14:30 – SOPHIE AND THE GIANTS
Sophie and the Giants are an indie-alt band with edgy, euphoric vibes.
15:30 – COSMO CALLING
Manchester-based five-piece deliver frenetic indie-rock, strengthened by dual vocal deliveries.
16:30 – THE OUTCHARMS
Doncaster four piece channel ‘00s indie with a contemporary edge.
17:30 – CORELLA
Upbeat and atmospheric indie-pop that turns heads and breaks hearts.
18:30 – SAYTR PLAY
Manchester swagger channelled through effortless NYC cool.
19:30 – MARSICANS
Everyone’s favourite West Yorkshire indie-poppers bring the good vibes.
20:30 – PEANESS
Irresistibly fuzzed-up indie-pop from Chester-based trio. Not one to miss.
21:30 – THE REYTONS
Indie bangers from the kids off the estate.
13:00 – DUTCH RUDDER
Locally brewed fast and furious punk rock without compromise.
14:00 – ALBA ROSA
Effortlessly cool indie-rock inspired by a wealth of songwriting traditions.
15:00 – YOUNG MONARCH
Majestic and almost-ethereal alt-pop from Manchester’s most enigmatic offering.
16:00 – THE BRIGHT BLACK
Glam inspired funk’n’soul from Manchester’s best dressed. Impossible not to dance.
17:00 – HEAVY LIDS
Elegant and expansive dream-pop that relishes in a ‘90s aesthetic.
18:00 – VELCRO TEDDY BEARS
Fine purveyors of swamp music and 60s – 70s rock’n’roll.
19:00 – THE CLAREMONTS
Bold, brash and baggy indie rock from Manchester four-piece.
20:00 – DEAR CAROLINE
Quietly intelligent, boldly confident indie rock from Manchester.
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