Brighton band join Friendly Fires, Dizzee Rascal, Chase And Status at the Welsh event

The Maccabees have been added to the bill for Beach Break Live festival this summer.

The four-day bash will take place at Pembrey Country Park in south Wales on June 14-18 this year and will be headlined by Dizzee Rascal, Friendly Fires and Chase and Status.

The Brighton band, who released their third album ‘Given To The Wild’ earlier this year, will play beneath Chase And Status on the festival’s opening night (June 16).

Also on the bill for the event are Nero, Labrinth, Maverick Sabre, Dry The River, Wretch 32, Toddla T, The Whip, Ghostpoet and a whole host of others. See for more information about the event.

You can watch the video for The Maccabees‘ recent single ‘Feel To Follow’ now by scrolling down to the bottom of the page and clicking. You can also read guitarist Felix White talking about the record that changed his life as part of a huge guide to this year’s Record Store Day in the new issue of NME, which is on UK newsstands and available digitally from tomorrow (April 18).

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

The Beach Break Live line-up so far is:

Chase And Status
Clement Marfo & The Frontline
Eats Everything
Free Peace
The Maccabees
Maverick Sabre
Random Impulse
The Savage Nomad
Brothers & Bones
Dizzee Rascal
DJ Fresh
Jack Beats
Scroobius Pip
Skream & Sgt Pokes
The Whip
Toddla T
Wretch 32
Ayah Marar
Ben Howard
Camo & Krooked
Danny Bird
Dry The River
Dynamite MC
Fred V & Grafix
Friendly Fires
High Contrast
Jessy Allen
The Milk
Wrec & Carsel