1990s, The Holloways and Caribou also to play May bash

Spiritualized, Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly and the 1990s are among the first acts to be confirmed for the Dot To Dot festival, set to take place across various venues in Nottingham on May 24 and 25.

The festival will see bands take over the Rock City, Rescue Rooms, the Bodega, Stealth and Nottingham Trent University venues.

The bands confirmed to appear so far are:

Spiritualized

Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly

1990s

Caribou

Cheeky, Cheeky and the Nosebleeds

Chrome Hoof

Cutting Pink With Knives

Damn Shames

Dan Deacon

Heartbreak

Jeremy Walmsley

Juiceboxxx

Legowelt

Med Demon

Metronomy

Primary 1

Slow Club

Team Waterpolo

The Ghost Frequency

The Holloways

The Lancashire Hotpots

The Little Ones

Thee Oh Sees

Tigers That Talked

We Are Wolves

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