Slam Dunk Festival, the UK's favourite and biggest independent touring festival is back for a 9th year. Not only does it return to run over a few days - Leeds, Hatfield and Wolverhampton- it will be the biggest yet! The 7 stage event uses a combination of indoor and outdoor stages across urban sites to create a totally unique festival experience.
Saturday 24th May: Slam Dunk Festival North. Leeds University.
Sunday 25th May: Slam Dunk Festival South. The Forum, Hertfordshire.
Monday 26th May: Slam Dunk Festival Midlands. Wolverhampton Civic.
This year's headliner are the platinum selling, The All American Rejects. This will be their only UK performances of 2014, playing a plethora of hits from their four albums which have sold over 10 million copies worldwide including 'Dirty Little Secret', 'Gives You Hell', 'Swing Swing' and more.
Joining exclusive headliners All American Rejects will be the wonderful Kids In Glass Houses. Having announced their impending split earlier in the year, this was the one festival they truly wanted to do a final time. In celebration of which, they will be exclusively playing their massive debut album 'Smart Casual' in it's entirety.
Rock Sound cover stars, We Are The In Crowd will be returning to Slam Dunk Festival and are set to be one of the favourites of the weekend. Singer, Tay Jardine says "The biggest reward of playing Slam Dunk's going to be seeing our old fans and making some new ones! It's going to be a lot of fun."
Yorkshire darlings and one of the hottest tips in UK rock, Marmozets will be playing to support their forthcoming debut album. Vocalist Becca says 'I'm excited about playing Slam Dunk as it's a little like Christmas - all the family get together, have a good drink sesh and lots of surprises are bound to happen!'
Slam Dunk Festival 2014 - lineup
A Loss For Words
Chunk! No, Captain Chunk!
Crown The Empire
Heart Of A Coward
Hit The Lights
I Am The Avalanche
I Killed The Prom Queen
Kids In Glass Houses
Less Than Jake
Motion City Soundtrack
Save Your Breath
The All American Rejects (Festival headliner)
The Devil Wears Prada
The Ghost Inside
The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus
We Are The In Crowd
We The Kings