More big names join Hi:Fi festival line-up

The new event boasts a stellar line-up

Hard-Fi, Super Furry Animals and The Subways are among the acts who have joined the line-up of the new Hi:Fi festival.

As previously revealed on NME.COM, Ian Brown and Maximo Park had already confirmed they would play the event, is to simultaneously take place in both the North and South of England over the weekend of May 27/28.

The Northern leg of the festival will take place on May 27 in Matfen Estate near Newcastle. Hi:Fi South will run over the two days the Matterley Bowl in Winchester, Hampshire.

The full line-up for both bashes is:

Hi:Fi North

Live Stage

Ian Brown


The Subways


Live Arena

Maximo Park

iForward Russia!


The Research

The Motorettes

The Sound Explosion

You Say Party We Die!

Hi:Fi South

May 27


Super Furry Animals

The Go! Team

May 28

Ian Brown

The Subways

The Brakes