The rapper, who is currently preparing to unleash his Pearl Jam and Foo Fighters influenced rock album ‘The Evolution Of Man’ in November, will play London’s Roundhouse on September 15 and will be supported by DJ Fresh and Hadouken!.
Example joins the likes of Jack White, Biffy Clyro, Usher, Mumford & Sons, P!nk, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds and One Direction in being confirmed for the festival, with more acts set to be added in the coming weeks.
The series of shows will run from September 1–30, moving from its previous staging in July. Every gig will be at London’s Roundhouse. In 2011, the likes of Coldplay, Manic Street Preachers, Chase and Status, My Chemical Romance, Linkin Park, Noah And The Whale and Foo Fighters all played the month-long free event.
Tickets for each gig are all given away from the event’s official website. See itunesfestival.com for full details on how to get them.
The line-up for the iTunes Festival so far is as follows:
Usher (September 1)
Ed Sheeran (2)
Olly Murs (3)
Emeli Sande (5)
Plan B (5)
Jack White (8)
Norah Jones (10)
Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, The Soundtrack Of Our Lives (12)
Labrinth, Josh Kumra (14)
David Guetta, Calvin Harris (15)
Rebecca Ferguson (16)
Example, DJ Fresh, Hadouken! (17)
Andrea Bocelli (18)
Matchbox Twenty (19)
One Direction (20)
Jessie J, Lonsdale Boys Club (21)
Biffy Clyro, Frightened Rabbit (22)
Mumford & Sons (24)