After the postponement of the 2020 Slam Dunk Festival due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the 2021 iteration of the festival has announced the first names which will be playing.
With the Punk In Drublic Festival EU Tour making its stop on the dates of Slam Dunk, NOFX, Pennywise, Me First And The Gimme Gimmes, REel Big Fish, The Vandals and Face To Face are all set to play.
Comeback Kid, Days N Daze and The Baboon Show will play on different stages.
Another announcement is set to be coming “very soon”.
Slam Dunk Festival 2021 is set to take place on Leeds Temple Newsam and Hatfield at Hatfield Park on May 29th and 30th respectively.
It’s a tour news frenzy today! This announcement is that Less Than Jake and Reel Big Fish will be coming to the UK this October and November for a lengthy run of shows.
Here are the dates.
30th – London O2 Forum Kentish Town
31st – London O2 Forum Kentish Town
2nd – Bournemouth O2 Academy
3rd – Nottingham Rock City
4th – Bristol O2 Academy
6th – Newcastle O2 Academy
8th – Leicester O2 Academy
9th – Liverpool O2 Academy
10th – Leeds University
11th – Birmingham O2 Academy
13th – Norwich UEA
14th – Manchester O2 Ritz
15th – Glasgow O2 ABC
17th – Dubin Button Factory
18th – Dublin Button Factory
Another announcement has been made today for the 2018 Slam Dunk Festival
ROAM, The Audition, Reel Big Fish and Goldfinger have all been added to the lineup.
The 2018 festival takes place in May on the following dates:
26th – Slam Dunk North – Leeds City Centre
27th – Slam Dunk South – Hatfield Park
28th – Slam Dunk Midlands – Birmingham NEC
The Fireball Tour just got bigger!
The Skints have been announced as special guests for the Sheffield and Liverpool dates of the ‘Fireball – Fuelling The Fire’ Tour.
This will see the band join Reel Big Fish, Mad Caddies, and Sweet Little Machine as they tour the UK.
They’re filling in on the dates for Anti-Flag who will be playing every date except for Sheffield and Liverpool.
And don’t forget that the regional winners for the Fireball’s Hottest Band will be playing the shows as well!
Here’s the list of dates AND Winners.
11th – Manchester O2 Ritz – Everyone and Anyone
12th – Bristol O2 Academy – Tree House Fire
13th – Leicester O2 Academy – Last Edition
14th – Leeds O2 Academy – Eat Defeat
16th – London Kentish Town O2 Forum – River Jumpers
17th – London Kentish Town O2 Forum
18th- Newcastle O2 Academy – Death To Indie
19th – Glasgow O2 Academy – Lost In Stereo
20th – Liverpool O2 Academy – Meet The Robots
21th – Sheffield O2 Academy – Frank Grimes And The Disasters
Fireball have announced a competition to win a spot on their upcoming Fireball Fuelling The Fire tour!
Local bands will have the chance to open alongside previous winners Sweet Little Machine with Reel Big Fish, Anti-Flag and Mad Caddies.
The link for the competition is below and the winner will be crowned (of course) Fireball’s Hottest Band of 2018!
The competition runs until August 21st, where the winner will be picked by a panel of judges on September 1st.
Here’s the dates.
Fireball’s Fuelling The Fire Tour is coming in October and the lineup for the tour is:
Reel Big Fish
Sweet Little Machine
+ One local competition winner at every date!
Tickets are only £10 each and the dates for the tour are below.