The Pigeon Detectives to play surprise Leeds Festival set

Band will make appearence day before event (August 21)

The Pigeon Detectives are playing the Leeds Festival, the night before the event gets going.

The band will play a 30 minute set on the Dance To The Radio Stage – their label – at the Leeds site on Thursday (August 21).

The band will take to the stage at 8.50 pm (BST), alongside the likes of Broken Records, The Wallbirds, and Grammatics.


The stage is situated on the site of the BBC Introducing Stage.

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