A new multi venue one day event has been announced for Middlesbrough. The Twisterella Festival will take place at multiple venues in the Southfield Road & Linthorpe Road area of the city, on Saturday 11th October 2014.
The first cts to be announced are Eliza and The Bear, Cattle & Cane, Sweet Baboo, Jake Isaac, Laurel, Dancing Years, Brontide, Happyness, Bad Breeding, Lovepark, Stanley Odd, Woodenbox, That Fucking Tank, Night Flowers, IEPI, The Hosts, LAW , Collectors Club, The Tapestry, Psyence, Weird Shapes, Littlemores, Lilliput, Sam Fender, Suntrapp, The Glass Moths, Capture, Mouses, The Purnells, Avalanche Party, Be Quiet Shout Loud, and Head of Light Entertainment.
Tickets are priced at £15.
Twisterella Festival is the creation of Middlesbrough independent music promoters, The Kids Are Solid Gold and Pay for the Piano. With a 1000 capacity it will utilise well established music venues such as Teesside University Students' Union, The Keys, Westgarth Social Club and Liberty's, with an acoustic stage planned for TSOne.
Organisers say, "The event is designed to showcase the brightest emerging national and international music talent and will also give a platform to a select number of local and regional acts who are ready to make the step up to the big stage."
In addition to the live acts, Twisterella will feature an Unconference with the focus on bringing key music industry figures to the town to share their expertise and offer advice to new and developing Teesside musicians.
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