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By Alan Davies
Sunday, April 6, 2014
The Slam Dunk Festival takes place next month and here is a full list of bands announced so far for the event’s 2014 line-up.
* Saturday, May 24
Slam Dunk Festival North: Leeds University.
* Sunday, May 25
Slam Dunk Festival South: The Forum Hertfordshire, Hatfield.
* Monday, May 26
Slam Dunk Festival Midlands: Wolverhampton Civic.
The touring pop-punk, ska, metal and rock event returns to the University of Hertfordshire’s College Lane campus on Sunday, May 25.
Slam Dunk South takes place at The Forum Hertfordshire, in Hatfield, a day after the annual festival rocks Leeds University at Slam Dunk North.
The Midlands leg returns to Wolverhampton Civic on May Bank Holiday Monday, May 26.
The seven-stage event uses a combination of indoor and outdoor stages across urban sites to create a totally unique festival experience.
And joining exclusive headliners The All-American Rejects will be Kids In Glass Houses, exclusively playing their debut album Smart Casual in its entirety before the band splits up.
Mallory Knox will also return to Slam Dunk, and the ska-punk line-up will include Capdown alongside the likes of Less Than Jake and Goldfinger.
Tickets are priced at £35, and £39 with afterparty across all sites.
For a full list of ticket outlets, visit www.slamdunkmusic.com
The Slam Dunk Festival 2014 line-up is:
* The All-American Rejects (Festival headliner)
* Kids In Glass Houses (exclusively playing ‘Smart Casual’)
* Mallory Knox
* We The Kings
* The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus
* Jesse James
* MC Lars
* Ghost Town
* Heart Of A Coward
* Save Your Breath
* Modern Baseball
* We Are The In Crowd
* Less Than Jake
* Motion City Soundtrack
* Hit The Lights
* State Champs
* A Loss For Words
* Chunk! No, Captain Chunk!
* Blitz Kids
* Bury Tomorrow
* The Ghost Inside
* The Devil Wears Prada
* I Killed The Prom Queen
* Crown The Empire
* I Am The Avalanche
* Real Friends
* Neck Deep
For more music festival news, visit the Welwyn Hatfield Times’ festivals section.