Leicester’s celebration of all things new and independent, Handmade Festival, has announced thirty more names who will join headliners Twin Atlantic and Frightened Rabbit for the Bank Holiday event on April 29th and 30th.

Cabbage, Superfood, Demob Happy, God Damn, Kagoule, Gallops, Ash Mammal, Kermes, God Damn, Dead!, Fizzy Blood, Shame, Fish, Van Zeller, Happyness, Life, Willie J Healy, Charlotte Carpenter, Magique, Arcades, Get Inuit, Meatwave, Youth Man, Ohboy!, Happy Accidents, Yr Poetry, Waking Aida, Orchards, Dark Dark Horse, Soeur and The Lids join Twin AtlanticFrightened Rabbit, British Sea Power, Pulled Apart By Horses, Honeyblood, JAWS, Muncie Girls, Tigercub, Puppy and Idles across two days and 4 stages – with much more to come.

Alongside the line-up announcements, the festival has also welcomed PPL and PRS For Music, ahead of the launch of their joint licensing venture in Leicester later this year. They will be sponsoring the second stage at the festival, which features headline appearances from Cabbage, Demob Happy, Jaws and Superfood.

Weekend tickets are on sale now for £40 for adults, £30 for students, and £20 for under 18s. Day tickets are now also on sale for £25 for adults, £20 for students and £15 for under 18s.

For day splits, check the poster below and head over to handmadefestival.co.uk for more information.

Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Great Central, John has been actively involved in Leicester's creative community for over a decade - promoting shows and releasing records under the name Robot Needs Home. He is a director of Handmade Festival, and ex member of the band Maybeshewill.

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