Taking Back Sunday to headline Slam Dunk Festival 2012 – ticket details

Architects, Every Time I Die, Cancer Bats will also play punk double header

Taking Back Sunday have been confirmed as the headliner of this year’s Slam Dunk festival.

The emo veterans will headline the punk double header, which will take place on May 26 at Hatfield University in Hertforshire and on May 27 at Leeds University.

Also confirmed to play the festival are Architects, Every Time I Die, Cancer Bats, The King Blues, The Audition, Mayday Parade and a whole host of others.

For more information see the festival’s official site Slamdunkmusic.com.

You can watch a video with Taking Back Sunday for this summer’s Leeds Festival by scrolling down to the bottom of the page and clicking.

Tickets for Slam Dunk will go onsale on Friday (February 17) at 9am (GMT). To check the availability of Slam Dunk Festival tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.

The line-up for Slam Dunk festival so far is as follows:

Taking Back Sunday
Every Time I Die
Make Do And Mend
Set Your Goals
Cancer Bats
The King Blues
The Audition
Mayday Parade
Forever The Sickest Kids