Enter Shikari to Headline Slam Dunk Festival.
UK FESTIVAL EXCLUSIVE APPEARANCE AND CELEBRATING 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF THEIR DEBUT ALBUM ‘TAKE TO THE SKIES’
OVER 60 ACTS ACROSS THE WEEKEND INCLUDING:
DON BROCO, AGAINST ME!, TONIGHT ALIVE, NECK DEEP, BEARTOOTH, BOWLING FOR SOUP, FRANK IERO & THE PATIENCE, BLACK FOXXES, GOLDFINGER AND MANY MORE
SLAM DUNK FESTIVAL MIDLANDS – SATURDAY 27TH MAY – GENTING ARENA + NEC CAMPUS
Slam Dunk Festival boasts the biggest names in alternative music, lead by the blistering Enter Shikari. Set to headline the festival in their debut Slam Dunk appearance- a UK Festival Exclusive- the band will celebrate the anniversary of their critically acclaimed debut album ‘Take To The Skies’. The unmissable Bank Holiday weekend which also includes performances by Don Broco, Against Me!, Neck Deep, Bowling For Soup, Tonight Alive, The Bronx and over 50 more.
With less a month until the multi-locational pop punk extravaganza, festival fans are urged buy their tickets from official ticket agents as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.
This year, the Jagermeister Stage plays host to Enter Shikari’s highly anticipated debut Slam Dunk Festival performance, We Are The Ocean’s final farewell, and amazing acts such as Don Broco, Deaf Havana, Beartooth, We Are The Ocean, Crossfaith, Andrew McMahon as well as recently announced special guests Bury Tomorrow!
For the most comprehensive lesson in pop-punk, the Monster Stage will be the place to catch Cute Is What We Aim For and We The Kings perform their debut albums in full, and will bring together stage headliners Neck Deep, pop-punk legends The Movielife, The Maine, WSTR, Trophy Eyes and Like Pacific.
This year’s Fireball Stage plays host to all things Ska. Compared by the one and only, MC Lars and headlined by Texan heavyweights Bowling For Soup, fan-favourites Less Than Jake, Reel Big Fish and Goldfinger will join Mad Caddies, Zebrahead, The Ataris and Fenix TX for the biggest ska-party of the year!
Playing homage to Slam Dunk Festival’s humble beginnings, the Key Club Stage is packed with some of the most exciting acts in contemporary rock music. Warming up the stage for headliners Tonight Alive will be UK natives Boston Manor, Black Foxxes, Decade and Fort Hope before a global invasion of With Confidence, Waterparks, Seaway and Set It Off storms the stage.
Punk and everything in between can be found on the Signature Brew Stage as Against Me! and The Bronx lead the charge on Slam Dunk Festival. Crime In Stereo are set to show acts and audience goers alike how it’s done, as Frank Iero & The Patience, Citizen, Turnover, Milk Teeth, Sorority Noise and Puppy all make their Slam Dunk debuts.
Known for bringing the heavy, the Impericon stage has all bases covered this year with American goliaths Memphis May Fire and the monumental Stray From The Path. In addition to these incredible heavyweights, The Impericon Stage also welcomes the return of Madina Lake and Shvpes, and I Prevail, Ice Nine Kills and Oceans Ate Alaska will storm on behalf of Fearless Records. Counterfeit and Too Close To Touch will be appearing here at Slam Dunk Festival for the first time ever.
One for the new music aficionados, the Rock Sound Breakout Stage will see the hottest new bands perform on Slam Dunk Festival’s newest stage. Aussie troupe Ocean Grove and American favourites Make Out and Sylar will appear alongside Area 11, Casey, Homebound, The Gospel Youth and Vukovi.
The Uprawr Stage will return to Slam Dunk with a whole host of exciting acoustic acts and party-starting DJs.
Slam Dunk Festival 2017 will be the event of the summer.
Tickets for the Genting Arena + NEC Campus date are on general sale now from www.theticketfactory.com or by calling 0844 33 88 222 *Calls cost 7p per minute plus your phone company’s access charge. Tickets priced at £48.40 or £53.90 with Afterparty (includes admin fees and 80p facility fee) + £2.55 fulfilment fee per order.