Live At Leeds announce Wild Beasts, and The Cheek

alongside many more including The Twilight Sad, Tubelord, Vessels, and Exit Calm

By Scott Williams | Published: Thu 18th Mar 2010

Live At Leeds 2010 - Wild Beasts
Photo credit: Phil Bull

Live At Leeds 2010

Friday 30th April to Monday 3rd May 2010
various venues in Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 3AD, England MAP
Daily capacity: 7,500

Wild Beasts and The Cheek are included in the latest announcement of acts confirmed for the Live At Leeds weekend.

Wild Beasts
A whole load of new acts have been confirmed for Live At Leeds, they are (in alphabetical order) as follows: Afraid Like You, Bear Driver, Benjamin Wetherill & The Trumpets Of Death, Bertie Blackman, Blacklisters, Bleech, Blood Crips, Blood Red Shoes, Broadcast Society, Castrovalva, Clifford Village Band, Clock Opera, Doll & the Kicks, Ed Sheeran, Eliza Doolittle, Erland and the Carnival, Eureka Machines, Exit Calm, Fran Rodgers, Gary Stewart, Glaciers, Goldhawks, Hail Animator, Heads We Dance, Honour Before Glory, Hurts, I Concur, Islet, Jesca Hoop, Juffage, Kassidy, Kid Adrift, Kill It Kid, La Shark, Leah Mason, Little Black Hearts, Lunar Youth, Lyrebirds, Machine Guns and Leather Jacket, Maggie8, Matthew Halsall, Matthew P, Melodica, Melody and Me, Milk White White Teeth, mojoFURY, Morning Parade, New Education, New Vinyl, Nic Dawson Kelly, North Atlantic Oscillation, Philadelphia Grand Jury, Plank!, Princeton, Remember The Hurricanes, Renaissance Dolls, Rent Boys, Robert George Saul and the Purgatory Players, Scars on 45, Sennen, Shakinouts, Solus Locus, Sound of Guns, Spectrals, St Pierre, Stagecoach, Swanton Bombs, Teeth, Talk To Angels, Tall Like Giants, Team Modeliste, The ABC club, The Agitator, The Boy Who Trapped The Sun, The Cheek, The Crookes, The Finnlys, The Good Natured, The Hickey Underworld, The Spills, The Twilight Sad, These Monsters, Three Blind Wolves, Tubelord, Twisted, Vessels, Vest For Tysso, We Have Band, We'll Die Smiling, White Belt Yellow Tag, Wild Beasts, Wilder, Worriedaboutsatan, Wot Gorilla?, Young Fathers, and Young Rebel Set.

In total more than 150 bands will appear at the main event on Saturday 1st May. The first headline act is Wild Beasts. Other acts announced include The Sunshine Underground, Lightspeed Champion, Crystal Antlers, Gold Panda, Loops Haunt, The Neat, Esben & The Witch, Telegraphs, and many more. For the line-up details as available please click here.

On Sunday 2nd March, Live at Leeds will host The Hangover an industry panel, seminar and networking event which gives anyone that has questions about breaking into or working in the music industry a chance to have their questions answered. Entry is free at a venue to be confirmed.

Now in it's fourth year Live At Leeds takes place from Friday 30th April to Sunday 2nd May over various venues in Leeds.

Live at Leeds festival feature over 150 acts including national names and local talent performing at venues around the city centre in a celebration of new music.

Tickets are priced at £15 for the all day event on Saturday 1st May 2010 and must must be exchanged for a festival wristband. The ticket holders must be present at the wristband exchange point. Wristbands allow entry to each of the participating venues, as individual venue capacities permit. To buy tickets, click here.

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