Liverpool Sound City returns from May 22-24 and you could be there for free by entering our fabulous competition to win tickets.
It’s an exciting year for the festival which is moving to a specially developed site on the Docklands at Bramley Moore Dock.
The three headliners for this year are Belle and Sebastian, The Flaming Lips and The Vaccines.
Sound City CEO Dave Pichilingi said: “We promised a massive and credible line-up this year and we delivered. The Vaccines, The Flaming Lips and Belle and Sebastian will play to an audience of thousands in one of the coolest cities in the world on the banks of the River Mersey in the unique setting of our brand new Docklands home. It does not get much better than that.
“Add to that literally hundreds of the best and brightest acts from around the world who will join them on the bill.
“We are so excited about the endless possibilities of our new festival home. It means we can offer so much more than just a live music festival. We can immerse our audience in an amazing setting with the best backdrop in the world and give them a totally fantastic experience.”
There will be non-stop entertainment, parties and a bag full of surprises. Each day will end with a massive spectacle as the event heads into its headline artists and parties on until the early hours of the morning.
Sound City have also announced the first wave of acts on the rest of the bill including big names such as drum and bass pioneer Roni Size, Sean Lennon’s The Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger, former Supergrass front man Gaz Coombes, leftfield singer/songwriter Jane Weaver and Kiwi psyc-rock outfit Unknown Mortal Orchestra.
After inspiring crowds as a keynote speaker at Sound City 2014, sonic legend Thurston Moore returns with The Thurston Moore Band and a live set at this year’s festival.
The bill so far includes:
The Vaccines, The Flaming Lips, Belle & Sebastian, Roni Size Reprazent, The Thurston Moore Band, Gaz Coombes, Evian Christ, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, The Ghost of a Saber Toothed Tiger, Dum Dum Girls, Cymbals, Eat Guitars, Stealing Sheep, Dutch Uncles, Slaves, All We Are, Jane Weaver, Dave McCabe and The Ramifications, The Serpent Power, Bad Breeding, Apes, Single Mothers and many more.
Sound City will be announcing still more live acts and the conference programme and keynote speaker line-up in the coming weeks.
Sound City music festival runs between from May 22-24. Wristbands are available to buy now at: www.liverpoolsoundcity.co.uk
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