Liverpool Sound City adds five more acts

Circa Waves, Sleaford Mods, Dandy Warhols, Young Fathers, & Band of Skulls

By Scott Williams | Published: Thu 26th Nov 2015

Liverpool Sound City 2016 - Circa Waves
Photo credit: Jamie Cooney

Liverpool Sound City 2016

Friday 27th to Sunday 29th May 2016
Bramley Moore Dock, Liverpool, Merseyside, L3 0AP, England MAP
£70 for festival wristband
Daily capacity: 25,000

The first wave of acts joining the first announced headlining act The Coral have been announced for next year's Liverpool Sound City held in multiple venues and spaces in the city's Docklands.

Appearing on Saturday will be Circa Waves. Kieran Shudall lead singer with Circa Waves said of their appearance, "Sound City is such an iconic festival and it’s an honour to be returning as a band and playing to a home crowd right on the Banks of the Mersey. It’s going to be a massive show!"

Other acts announced today include Sleaford Mods, The Dandy Warhols, Young Fathers, and Band Of Skulls.

The only previously announced at was The Coral who top the bill on Sunday 29th May.

Sound City CEO Dave Pichilingi said, "Announcing The Coral as headliner was an incredible moment for us but we’re equally excited about this first wave of acts. We’re committed to delivering an eclectic bill that features the very best the live music scene has to offer, from legendary psyche survivors The Dandy Warhols to new home-grown talent like Circa Waves.

"We also remain passionate about supporting emerging talent and will continue to programme the best and brightest new music from across the globe. We have so much more to reveal in the coming months. We’re confident it’s going to be the best Sound City to date."

They are the first music act confirmed for the festival now in it's 9th year held from Friday 27th to Sunday 29th May 2016. Sound City will be announcing more acts and headliners in the coming weeks.

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