More acts added to Leeds Festival line-up

Pulled Apart By Horses.
Pulled Apart By Horses.

More than 50 acts have been added to the line-up for this year’s Leeds Festival and the names of the Festival Republic Stage headliners have been revealed.

The Kooks, The Horrors, Twin Atlantic, Papa Roach, The Orwells and Leeds’ own Pulled Apart By Horses are among the additions announced today, exactly 120 days before the massive music event at Bramham Park.

The Festival Republic Stage, meanwhile, will be headed by Palma Violets, Band of Skulls and Augustines.

Gnarwolves, Blood Red Shoes, Papa Roach, Crossfaith, Young Guns and Tonight Alive have been added to the Main Stage line-up while The Horrors will take to the NME/Radio 1 Stage along with The Kooks, Twin Atlantic, Lonely The Brave, Twin Shadow and Mallory Knox.

Additions to the line-up on the Radio 1 Dance Stage include AlunaGeorge, Gesaffelstein, Duke Dumont, Snake Hips and The Glitch Mob.

Gogol Bordello, Brody Dalle, Slaves, PUP and Every Time I Die will entertain in The Pit, formerly the Lock Up Stage. Here there will also be a chance to catch Frank Turner in full hard rock mode with his Möngöl Hörde band.

The full list of additions to the line-up is:

Blood Red Shoes, Crossfaith, Dry The River, Pulled Apart By Horses, Papa Roach, Young Guns, Tonight Alive, The Story So Far, Twin Atlantic, Mallory Knox, Lonely The Brave, The Horrors, Twin Shadow, Duke Dumont Live, AlunaGeorge, Gesaffelstein, The Glitch Mob, Borgore, Adventure Club, Snakehips, Electric Youth, Brody Dalle, Möngöl Hörde, Architects, Band Of Skulls, Palma Violets, Augustines, A Wilhelm Scream, Baby Godzilla, Bear Hands, Bipolar Sunshine, Catfish And The Bottlemen, Darlia, Dave Hause, Every Time I Die, Hudson Taylor, Marika Hackman, Mayday Parade, Meridian Dan, P Money, PUP,Slaves, The Districts, The Flatliners, The Front Bottoms, The Orwells, The Skints, The Wonder Years, Touché Amoré and Wovenwar.

Previously announced as main stage headliners this year are Paramore, Queens of the Stone Age, Arctic Monkeys and Blink-182 and they will be joined by the likes of Jake Bugg, Vampire Weekend, Courteeners, Disclosure and You Me At Six.

Weekend tickets are £205 plus £8 booking fee, day tickets £92.50 each plus £7 booking fee and early entry permits are £15.

For tickets, go to www.leedsfestival.com or See Tickets or ring 0871 2310821. Leeds tickets can also be bought at face value, in person when paid for in cash at Leeds Visitor Centre.