Find out who will be performing at the Dorset bash

Archie Bronson Outfit, Howlin’ Rain, Steve Earle and Motel Motel are among the first acts to be announced to play this year’s End Of The Road festival.

The bash is set to take place in Dorset on September 11-13 later this year. Acts who played at last year’s event include Laura Marling, Mercury Rev, Noah And The Whale and Richard Hawley.

More acts for the 2009 bash are set to be announced soon.

The confirmed acts for the End Of The Road festival so far are:

Alela Diane

Archie Bronson Outfit

Bob Log III

Charlie Parr

Efterklang

Howlin Rain

Joe Gideon and the Shark

Lay Low

The Low Anthem

Motel Motel

Peter Broderick

Sparrow & The Workshop

Steve Earle

Tallest Man on Earth

This Frontier Needs Heroes

William Elliot Whitmore

Whispertown 2000

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