Plus Funeral For A Friend, Young Guns and Attack! Attack! for September event

The Blackout and Ocean Colour Scene have been announced as headliners for the 2011 Merthyr Rock festival.

Also joining the bill are Welsh rockers Funeral For A Friend, Brits Young Guns and newcomers Attack! Attack!. The two-day event will take place on September 3-4 in Cyfartha Park in Wales. For full information see Hayfestival.com/merthyrrock.

In an update on Twitter.com/the_blackout, the Sunday headliners stated: “We hope to see as many of you lot there as possible! It’s going to be very special indeed, with a few surprises along the way too!”

To check the availability of Merthyr Rock tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.