LONDON GETS NEW MUSIC BASH

And some big names have already signed up…

Dizzee Rascal, The Bravery and SUPERGRASS are among the artists confirmed for a new LONDON-wide music festival.

Billed as Bud Rising, the season will see established acts headlining on a bill of bands they’ve picked themselves, while there is also a series of free ’rising’ gigs being held at more intimate venues.

The headline dates are:

The Others: Garage (May 20) –

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Dizzee Rascal: Electric Ballroom (24) –

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Starsailor: Astoria (25) –

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The Music: Astoria (26) –

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Delays: Mean Fiddler (26) –

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The Bravery: Astoria (28) –

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The Charlatans: Hammersmith Palais (29) –

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Supergrass: Koko (30) –

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Meanwhile, the line-up for ‘rising’ artists is:

Benjamin Diamond: Dublin Castle (May 20)

Out Hud, Benjamin Diamond: Marquee (21)

Princess Superstar / DJs Not Rockstars: Industry (26)

Swayzak, Kaos, Boozoo Bajou: Rhythm Factory (26)

Princess Superstar, DJs Are Not Rockstars (27)

Tickets for the headline acts can also be won through promotions in over 500 London bars.