NEWS: New Years Day, Creeper and more join Slam Dunk Festival 2016 line-up!


With floods of talent ever flowing onto this year’s Slam Dunk Festival line-up, the acts that will be making up the Kerrang! Fresh Blood stage, which showcases up-and-coming talent from the UK and beyond, have now been confirmed, with New Years Day, Creeper, Boston Manor, and more now joining the festival bill.

You can find all of the stage’s additions and the line-up for the festival as it stands thus far below:

The Amity Affliction
As It Is
Astroid Boys
Beautiful Bodies *
Blood Youth *
Boston Manor *
Cancer Bats
Cane Hill *
Catch 22
Chunk! No, Captain Chunk!
Creeper *
Every Time I Die
Four Year Strong
Heart Of A Coward
Hit The Lights
The King Blues
King Prawn
Mallory Knox
Mayday Parade
Memphis May Fire
Miss May I
Moose Blood
New Found Glory
New Years Day *
Norma Jean
Of Mice & Men
The One Hundred
Panic! At The Disco
The Qemists
Real Friends
Set Your Goals
Shikari Sound System
The Starting Line
The Story So Far
Trash Boat
Waterparks *
We Came As Romans
With Confidence *
The Word Alive
Yellowcard (performing ‘Ocean Avenue’ in full)
Young Guns

* = New addition

Along with the change in location in Leeds that debuted last year, the Midlands date now also has a new home for 2016. The dates and locations are as follows:

MAY 28 – LEEDS, City Centre (North)
MAY 29 – BIRMINGHAM, The NEC (Midlands)
MAY 30 – HATFIELD, University Of Hertfordshire (South)

Tickets for all dates are on sale now, priced at £42.00 each/£47.00 each including aftershow (18+ only). There is also a limited edition Mega Ticket on sale for £150.00, which allows access to all 3 events and includes access to after shows, wristband exchange, queue jumps, and a limited edition t-shirt.

You can visit the Slam Dunk Festival official website (here) for all ticketing links.



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