Next Big Thing Festival 2012 line-up and rumours

Thursday 2nd to Sunday 12th February 2012
various venues in London, Edinburgh, Birmingham & Manchester, England
£10
last updated: Thu 2nd Feb 2012

(C)=officially confirmed, (TBC)=to be confirmed, (SR)=strong rumour, (R)=rumour
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Thu 2nd Feb 2012
  • Barfly, London
    (C) Sound Of Guns
    (C) St. Spirit
    (C) Fractures
  • Borderline, London
    (C) Augustines
    (C) Admiral Fallow
    (C) Folks
  • The Garage, London
    (C) Reckless Love
    (C) The Treatment
    (C) Jettblack
  • Upstairs at The Garage, London
    (C) Beth Jeans Houghton & The Hooves Of Destiny
    (C) Kyla La Grange
    (C) Olfar & the Feral Pets
  • Jazz Cafe, London
    (C) Loick Essien
    (C) Luke Bingham
    (C) L Marshall
Fri 3rd Feb 2012
  • hmv Ritz, Manchester
    (C) Janice Graham Band
    (C) The Sundowners
    (C) The Narrows
  • Barfly, London
    (C) Eugene McGuinness
    (C) Francois & The Atlas Mountains
    (C) Trailer Trash Tracys
  • Borderline, London
    (C) The Last Republic
    (C) The Chevin
    (C) The Scholars
  • The Garage, London
    (C) Hadouken!
    (C) Lodestar
  • Upstairs at The Garage, London
    (C) Bluey Robinson
    (C) Ava Leigh
  • Jazz Cafe, London
    (C) Belleruche
    (C) Rodney P
    (C) Anchorsong
    (C) Riz MC
    (C) Robert Luis
Sat 4th Feb 2012
  • hmv Ritz, Manchester
    (C) Murkage
    (C) Mikill Pane
  • Barfly, London
    (C) Florrie
    (C) FOE
    (C) Shake Tiger Shake
  • Borderline, London
    (C) The Heavy
    (C) Hanni El Khatib
    (C) Cry Baby
  • Upstairs at The Garage, London
    (C) Missing Andy
    (C) Belakiss
    (C) Bibelots
  • Jazz Cafe, London
    (C) Lucy Rose
    (C) Paul Freeman
    (TBC) SPECIAL GUESTS
Sun 5th Feb 2012
  • Barfly, London
    (C) Marlon Roudette
    (C) Hollie Cook
  • Borderline, London
    (C) YasmIn
    (C) Sway
    (C) Citizen
  • The Garage, London
    (C) DJ Fresh
    (C) Jakwob
  • Upstairs at The Garage, London
    (C) Gemma Ray
    (C) The Lucky Strikes
    (C) Brian Olive
  • Jazz Cafe, London
    (C) Juan Zelada
    (C) Julian Ovenden
    (C) Miss 600
    (C) Kristyna Myles
Mon 6th Feb 2012
  • hmv Ritz, Manchester
    (C) Exit Ten
    (C) Club Smith
    (C) The Feud
  • Barfly, London
    (C) Chimp Spanner
    (C) Uneven Structure
    (C) The Algorithm
  • Borderline, London
    (C) Sweet Billy Pilgrim
    (C) Charlene Soraia
    (C) Katzenjammer
  • The Garage, London
    (C) The Virginmarys
    (C) The Trews
    (C) Mad Dog
  • Upstairs at The Garage, London
    (C) Atticus Anthem
    (C) Tellison
    (C) Channel Cairo
  • Jazz Cafe, London
    (C) Fatoumata Diawara
    (C) Stranded Horse
  • hmv Picture House, Edinburgh
    (C) Field Music
    (C) The Dykeenies
    (C) Laki Mera
    (C) Bwani Junction
Tue 7th Feb 2012
  • Barfly, London
    (C) Toy
    (C) O. Children
    (C) Red Kite
  • Borderline, London
    (C) Little Comets
    (C) General Fiasco
    (C) Fossil Collective
  • The Garage, London
    (C) King Charles
    (C) Dog Is Dead
    (C) Fin
  • Upstairs at The Garage, London
    (C) New Look
    (C) Man Without Country
    (C) Skint & Demoralised
  • Jazz Cafe, London
    (C) Jay James Picton
    (C) Boy
    (C) Jodie Marie
    (C) Jeb Loy Nichols
  • hmv Institute, Birmingham
    (C) Exit Ten
    (C) The Trews
    (C) Raven Vandelle
  • Heaven, London
    (C) Modestep
    (C) Phear Phace
    (C) Break The Noize
Wed 8th Feb 2012
  • hmv Ritz, Manchester
    (C) All The Young
    (C) Dry The River
    (C) Spector
    (C) Ren Harvieu
    (C) Willy Moon
  • Barfly, London
    (C) Revolver
    (C) We Were Evergreen
    (C) Sing Tank
  • Borderline, London
    (C) Lianne La Havas
    (C) The Staves
    (C) Rae Morris
  • The Garage, London
    (C) Gemini
    (C) Cutline
    (C) Dukebox
    (C) Xilent
    (C) Boy Kid Cloud
    (C) Serial Killaz
  • Upstairs at The Garage, London
    (C) Angel
    (C) G FrSH
    (C) Encore
    (C) Smiler
  • Jazz Cafe, London
    (C) Tom Williams & The Boat
    (C) Fiction
    (C) Two Wounded Birds
    (C) Becoming Real
Thu 9th Feb 2012
  • Barfly, London
    (C) Sonic Boom Six
    (C) HildaMay
    (C) The Wonder Villains
  • Borderline, London
    (C) Emeli Sande
    (C) Josh Osho
    (C) Daley
  • The Garage, London
    (C) Delilah
    (C) Heathers
    (C) Hundreds
  • Upstairs at The Garage, London
    (C) Foy Vance
    (C) One Sixth Of Tommy Tom Moriarty
  • Jazz Cafe, London
    (C) The Boxettes
    (C) 14th
    (C) Mark Hole
Fri 10th Feb 2012
  • hmv Ritz, Manchester
    (C) The Dunwells
    (C) Butcher The Bar
    (C) The Kill Van Kulls
  • Barfly, London
    (C) 22
    (C) [me]
    (C) Deadbeat Darling
  • Borderline, London
    (C) Young Guns
    (C) Tonight Alive
    (C) Polar
  • The Garage, London
    (C) AwolNation
    (C) Arcane Roots
    (C) Invaders
  • Upstairs at The Garage, London
    (C) ahab
    (C) Phantom Limb
    (C) Jackie Oates
  • Jazz Cafe, London
    (C) Karima Francis
    (C) Maxsta
    (C) Thomas White
  • hmv Picture House, Edinburgh
    (C) Frightened Rabbit
    (C) Augustines
    (C) Fatherson
Sat 11th Feb 2012
  • hmv Ritz, Manchester
    (C) Evile
    (C) Cerebral Bore
    (C) Savage Messiah
    (C) Woods Of Ypres
  • Barfly, London
    (C) The History Of Apple Pie
    (C) Eagulls
    (C) Hooded Fang
    (C) Bwani Junction
    (C) Conor Maynard
    (C) Bigz
  • Borderline, London
    (C) Exit Ten
    (C) Blitz Kids
  • The Garage, London
    (C) Clement Marfo & the Frontline
    (C) Cover Drive
    (C) Starboy Nathan
    (C) Cleo Sol
  • Upstairs at The Garage, London
    (C) Kwes
    (C) Gang Colours
  • Jazz Cafe, London
    (C) Labrinth
    (C) StooShe
    (C) Tanya Lacey
Sun 12th Feb 2012
  • Barfly, London
    (C) Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr.
    (C) We Are Animal
    (C) Drag Your Heels
  • Borderline, London
    (C) IC1s
    (C) I.R.O.K
  • Upstairs at The Garage, London
    (C) Elephant
    (C) Porcelain Clouds
    (C) Vadoinmessico
  • Jazz Cafe, London
    (C) Jake Morley
    (C) Sam Brookes
    (C) Liam Blake
  • hmv Institute, Birmingham
    (C) The War on Drugs
    (C) Cloud Control
    (C) We Were Evergreen
Mon 13th Feb 2012
  • Borderline, London
    (C) School is Cool

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