January 7th, 2013 - SEVEN new bands can now be announced for
SLAM DUNK 2013. First up are SLEEPING WITH SIRENS, one of THE bands to watch for 2013. The band have enjoyed multi-million views on all their online videos, countless sold out tours in the US & are now recording a new album out via Rise records later in the year. Having announced their headline run recently, it was upgraded within days and most of the shows are now sold out.
Also added are Texan 5 piece MEMPHIS MAY FIRE, who's set at
SLAM DUNK 2013 will be your only non- London chance to see them in the UK this year. ANDREW MCMAHON (Jacks Manequin/Something Corporate) will be playing acoustically, and he will be joined at the festival by pop punks MAN OVERBOARD, the post-punk laptop rapper MC LARS, Arizona pop punkers THE SUMMER SET and current Radio 1 play-list rock darlings, MALLORY KNOX.
Slam Dunk Festival, now in its 8th year, has now expanded to a full 3 day touring festival. The new Midlands Festival will be a full version of the festival and will have the same acts and number of stages (7) including outdoor stages as the Leeds & Hatfield sites.
Saturday 25th May: Slam Dunk Festival North Leeds University
Sunday 26th May: Slam Dunk Festival South Herts Uni, Hatfield
Monday 27th May: Slam Dunk Festival Midlands Wolverhampton Civic
FULL, CURRENT BAND LINE UP
All Time Low
Pierce The Veil
Woe Is Me
The Early November
The Wonder Years
Four Year Strong
The Story So Far
Sleeping With Sirens
Memphis May Fire
The Summer Set
Polar Bear Club plus LOADS more to be announced in the coming weeks
All shows are 14+ and aftershows 18+. Onsale now
Tickets are o34 or o38 including the infamous aftershow party. For details go to http://www.slamdunkmusic.com/slam-dunk-festival