Bands sign up to play new event at Jodrell Bank

The Flaming Lips, British Sea Power and Ok Go are set to play a new event at Cheshire‘s Jodrell Bank this summer.

Jodrell Bank is an observatory located 20 miles from Manchester which houses the third largest telescope in the world.

The gig, which also features Alice Gold on the bill, will take place on July 2 as part of the Live From Jodrell Bank: Transmission_001 event.

There will also be a similar event the day before on July 1, with the line-up to be confirmed soon.

See Jodrellbanklive.co.uk for more details.

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