Mystery Jets, King Blues, Little Comets added to Split Festival bill – ticket details

The Rifles and Dinosaur Pile-Up also sign up for Sunderland festival

Mystery Jets, The King Blues and Little Comets are among the new additions to this September’s Split Festival.

The event, which takes place from September 17-18 at Ashbrooke Sports Club in Sunderland and is being curated by The Futureheads guitarist Ross Millard, has also announced that The Rifles, Beth Jeans Houghton, Dinosaur Pile-up and Spector will be joining the line-up, as well as a host of other acts.

Split Festival will be headlined by The Drums and The Charlatans, with Frankie And The Heartstrings, Dutch Uncles and Hyde & Beast – the new project from The Futureheads‘ drummer Dave Hyde, also playing the festival.

For more information about the festival, visit

The line-up for Split Festival so far is:

The Drums
Mystery Jets
The Rifles
Little Comets
Dutch Uncles
Beth Jeans Houghton
Vinyl Jacket
The Generals
We Beat the System
Grandfather Birds
James and the Wolf
The Charlatans
Frankie And The Heartstrings
The King Blues
Dinosaur Pile-Up
Hyde and Beast
The Dauntless Elite
Tomahawks For Targets
Loud Mouth

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