Cocknbullkid and KCC Orchestra are also confirmed for the Yorkshire festival
Pulled Apart By Horses, who released their second studio album ‘Tough Love’ in January, will headline the festival’s opening night on June 8.
Azealia Banks, who is currently wowing crowds as the opening act on the NME Awards Tour, will headline the festival’s Saturday night (June 9), with Super Furry Animals frontman Gruff Rhys closing the show on the Sunday (June 10).
Also confirmed to play the event are the KCC Orchestra, Mahla Rai Banda and rapper Cocknbullkid. More acts will be confirmed in the coming weeks. The event takes place between June 8 – 10 in Clapham, Yorkshire.
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