line-up of acts for T Break at T in the Park announced

By Scott Williams | Published: Fri 27th May 2016

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T in the Park 2016

Friday 8th to Sunday 10th July 2016
Strathallan Castle, Kinross, Perth & Kinross, PH3 1JX, Scotland MAP
£205 full weekend with camping
Daily capacity: 70,000

The line-up of the 16 acts that will play the T Break Stage has been announced for the stage's landmark 21st year at T in the Park showcasing grassroots music and Scotland's freshest unsigned musical talent. 

The selected acts playing at Strathallan Castle in Perthshire over the three days from Friday 8th to Sunday 10th July 2016 are Bloodlines, Declan Welsh, Domiciles, Edwin Organ, Foreignfox, Forever, Indigo Velvet, Miracle Glass Company, Mt Doubt, Redolent, Scholesy, Scope, Sweaty Palms, The Ninth Wave, The Vegan Leather, and Tongues.

Nicola Cooper, Sponsorship Executive at Tennent’s Lager said, "We are delighted with the line-up for the T Break Stage this year, having attended the judging sessions earlier in the month, I can personally attest to the passion and thought that goes into curating this line up each year. To see such a diverse mix of musical styles and acts from towns and cities all over the country is fantastic. We are hugely proud of T Break's 21 year history at Tennent’s Lager and I can't wait to see what this year's acts bring to the T Break Stage this summer. Congratulations to all 16 acts on this year's line-up and thank you to everyone who sent in submissions, the calibre of entries was outstanding."

Each year, 16 bands are hand-picked from almost a thousand entries by a panel of Scotland's music industry experts and given the chance to play the T Break Stage at T in the Park, the place to catch Scotland's best new music

They will share a bill with The Stone Roses, Calvin Harris, LCD Soundsystem, Chase & Status, Faithless, Bastille, The 1975, Disclosure, Courteeners, Alesso, Jamie xx, James Morrison, Frightened Rabbit, Oliver Heldens, Rodrigo y Gabriela, Hannah Wants, Bear’s Den, Fun Lovin’ Criminals, Krept & Konan, The Coral, The Temperance Movement, Oh Wonder, The Last Shadow Puppets, Catfish and the Bottlemen, Jess Glynne, Kaiser Chiefs, Pete Tong, Wstrn, Travis, Tinie Tempah, Tom Odell, Jack Garratt, Stiff Little Fingers, Shed Seven, Disciples, Rat Boy, Maxi Jazz & The E-Type Boys, Major Lazer, James Bay, Jake Bugg, Frank Turner & the Sleeping Souls, Lightning Seeds, Alessia Cara, Ash, Augustines, Sunset Sons, Borns, DMA's, Vant, The Struts, The Sherlocks, JR Green, Craig David’s TS5, Slaves, Maximo Park, John Grant, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, FIDLAR, Blossoms, and more.

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A Thursday weekend with camping ticket is priced at £205, a Friday weekend with camping ticket is priced at £194, and a Friday Weekend (No Camping)ticket is priced at £184. Day tickets are priced at £82.50.

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