The event sees a host of bands headlining gigs in different venues - some at very unusual times...

Franz Ferdinand, SCISSOR SISTERS, Von Bondies, FEEDER and STARSAILOR are to take part in a 24-hour LONDON gig marathon.

The bands will headline gigs in different venues across London over a 24 hour period for the Carling Live 24 event. The event starts at 7am on Saturday May 1 with a set by [a][/a], and goes through until 7am the following morning.

Tickets for most gigs are free and can be won through competitions on Feeder and Scissor Sisters gigs will go on sale for £10, plus booking fee, from the same site from April 8.

The full line up is:

7am: The Von Bondies (Camden Barfly)

11am: Franz Ferdinand (Islington Academy)

2pm: Starsailor (Bush Hall)

6pm: Feeder (Hammersmith Apollo)

9.30pm: Scissor Sisters (Brixton Academy)

3am: Aftershow party (secret venue)