Long Division Festival adds Future Of The Left, Gentlemans Pistols, & Sweet Baboo

plus Allusondrugs, Novella, Hyde & Beast, Matt Abbott, and more

published: Tue 14th Apr 2015

Future Of The Left

Friday 12th to Sunday 14th June 2015
various venues, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF1 1EH, England MAP
£15 Friday, £25 for Saturday
daily capacity: 2000
last updated: Thu 14th May 2015

Future Of The Left, Gentlemans Pistols, Sweet Baboo, and Allusondrugs lead the latest acts to be revealed for this year's Long Division Festival which returns for a fifth year, and takes place at multiple venues across the city of Wakefield, West Yorkshire from Friday 12th until Sunday 14th June 2015.

Also confirmed are Novella, Hyde & Beast, Matt Abbott, Womps, Polo, Crystal Seagulls, Dead Party Scene, Hands Off Gretel, Fleckt Pets, Stop Drop Robot, Molars, Cactus Knife, JJ Swimsuit, Follow The Lion, Maggie8, David Hick, Heather Coulton, Kirsty White, Two Man Cuppy, and Yawning Dog.

The first acts confirmed for Saturday were Ash, Pulled Apart By Horses, Fat White Family, Menace Beach, The Lovely Eggs, Boxed In, Brawlers, The Burning Hell, Withered Hand, Rozi Plain, Tuff Love, Her Name is Calla, Tom Williams, Crybabycry, Sam Airey, Algernon Doll, The Incredible Magpie Band, Seazoo, Forever Cult, Thomas Wilby Gang, NARCS, The Do's, The Fur Blend, Bi:Lingual, Charlie Padfield, Kleine Schweine, Loz Campbell, and loads more to be revealed.

Friday sees the British Sea Power play Unity Works (Playing a greatest hits set) .

On Sunday attendees can watch a live album by The Ainsley Band being made at Unity Works.

Dean Freeman, Long Division Founder, said,  "II love the second wave of announcements for Long Division. This year, with the first, we really pushed things for our fifth festival. But it's not until the second that it really takes shape and it's possible to really sense the character of the weekend. We've got a great collection of upcoming bands from across Yorkshire that have never played the festival before and really validate our support of DIY culture.

"We've got the best Wakefieldian bands. We've got personal heroes of ours, like Future Of The Left and Sweet Baboo. But most of all, they collectively represent five years of making stuff happen in Wakefield. Getting people to travel here and experience a weird and wonderful city. I think we have our best line-uptwitte ever, we have our best collection of venues and I absolutely guarantee we will have the most perfect weather. It's a no-brainer."

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 Tickets, giving full access to events on Saturday 13th are priced at £25 or £10 for a child aged 16+ years. A Friday ticket is priced at £15. Special live recording album session with The Ainsley Band in association with Greenmount Studios The Cribs, Pulled Apart By Horses) is peiced at £5 to watch live.



Friday 12th to Sunday 14th June 2015
various venues, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF1 1EH, England MAP
£15 Friday, £25 for Saturday
daily capacity: 2000
last updated: Thu 14th May 2015


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