Foals and Disclosure lead artists confirmed for new series of ‘Later… With Jools Holland’

BBC2 series returns with live show now broadcast on Wednesday nights

Foals and Disclosure lead the names for the first episode of BBC2’s veteran music show Later… With Jools Holland, which will return on September 16.

The first episode also stars My Morning Jacket, Squeeze, Kwabs, Rickie Lee Jones. No other names for future episodes have been announced as yet.

The eight-part show will comprise of a half-hour live edition at 10pm entitled Later Live on Wednesdays, with an extended hour-long edition on Friday evenings.

Foals will appear in support of new album ‘What Went Down’, released in August, while Disclosure will perform material from their upcoming second album ‘Caracal’.

Later With Jools Holland began on BBC2 in 1992. Artists who appeared on the most recent series earlier this year included Florence + The Machine, Blur, Noel Gallagher, Mumford & Sons, The Vaccines and Sleater-Kinney. Rapper Kendrick Lamar was scheduled to appear but pulled his performance.