Old punks never die, they go to Blackpool instead ... from Thursday 2nd to Sunday 5th August 2018, to Rebellion Festival.
Just announced to headline the Empress Ballroom on the Sunday are Public Image Ltd. (PiL).
They join what seems like every punk band in the world - both old and new - on a line-up which includes Stiff Little Fingers, Buzzcocks, The Exploited, Lagwagon, The Adicts, the Vandals, Mad Caddies, The Wildhearts, Idles, The Menzingers, Cockney Rejects, Peter Hook and the Light, Theatre of Hate, UK Subs, The Members ... everyone, basically.
Also recently announced are 40 bands for the Rebellion Introducing Stage, with bands from around the world - including Belgium, Japan, Brazil, Columbia, Sweden, Mexico, and more - that are new to Rebellion.
For all of the details so far - a huge number of acts - please see the line-up page.
Rebellion is one of the world's biggest punk festivals with 4 days of music across 6 stages with over 250 bands plus punk art, cinema, plus loads of stalls selling T-shirts, CDs, and DVD merchandise.
Tickets are on sale, currently priced at £150 plus fees for the weekend.
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