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2000Trees Festival Line-up: Enter Shikari, At The Drive In, Basement, Arcane Roots, Creeper, Hell Is For Heroes, Touché Amoré, Turbowolf, Gold Key, Black Foxxes, Boston Manor, Conjurer, SHVPES, Loathe, Chapter And Verse, Holding Absence, Holiday Oscar, Ho99o9, The Xcerts, Black Peaks, Hellions, Dream State, Sløtface, Press to MECO, Fangclub, Gallops, Nervus, Black Futures, Genderroles, Bitch Falcon, Lady Bird, Sun Arcana, Haggard Cat, Sean Mcgowan, Frightened Rabbit, Blood Red Shoes, And So I Watch You From Afar, My Vitriol, Black Honey, Queen Kwong, VUKOVI, Blood Command, DEAD!, Brutus, Funeral Shakes, Nova Twins, Bloody Knees, Gloo, Muskets, P D Liddle, No Violet, Phoxjaw, Warshy, Soeur, Twin Atlantic, Moose Blood, Sikth, We Were Promised Jetpacks, Meat Wave, Palm Reader, mastersystem, Courage My Love, The Kenneths, Intechnicolour, Woes, Mantra, Frauds, Nelson Can, Groundculture, Avalanche Party, Cove, Reigning Days, Pins, Swedish Death Candy, Forever Cult, Mallory Knox, Skinny Lister, Dream Wife, Will Varley, Beans on Toast, Raging Speedhorn, Demob Happy, Vodun, Imperial Leisure, Asylums, Sick Joy. Cheltenham Upcote Farm July 12 – 14.
Against The Current Dublin Academy September 15, Bristol SWX 17, Southampton Engine Rooms 18, Norwich Waterfront 19, Birmingham O2 Institute 21, Leeds Stylus 22, Manchester O2 Ritz 23, Glasgow Garage 25, Newcastle Riverside 27, London O2 Forum Kentish Town 29.
A Perfect Circle London O2 Academy Brixton June 13, O2 Academy Glasgow December 2, Manchester Victoria Warehouse 3, London SSE Arena, Wembley 5. ALICE IN CHAINS O2 Academy Leeds June 16, London O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire 17.
THE Amity Affliction O2 Academy2 Birmingham October 2, Leeds Church 3, London Camden Electric Ballroom 4, Glasgow Queen Margaret Union 5, Hull Welly 6, Manchester Academy II 7, Bristol SWX 8. Support: The Plot In You, Dream State, Endless Heights.
Arctangent Line-up: And So I Watch You From Afar, Pianos Become The Teeth, Foxing, Giraffes? Giraffes!, Jamie Lenman, Rolo Tomassi, Alpha Male Tea Party, Talons, Tangled Hair, Svalbard, Gulfer, Body Hound, Glassjaw, Shellac, La Dispute, Arcane Roots, Alcest, Zeal & Ardor, Black Peaks, VENNART, Delta Sleep, Telepathy, People Like Milk Products (Memory Of Elephants & Chiyoda Ku Big Band), Scalping, Wren, Jo Quail, VLMV, Vasquez, Mouse On The Keys, Plini, Tides Of Man, OHHMS, Poly-math, Jean Jean, Pijn & Conjurer, Conjurer, Blueneck, Boss Keloid, Mol, Orchards, Halo Tora, Bad Sign, Natalie Evans, Death And The Penguin, Coldbones,black Futures, Seven Colour Drive, Codices, Only Echoes Remain. Bristol Fernhill Farm August 16 – 18.
As It Is Bristol Thekla November 25, Edinburgh Liquid Rooms 26, Manchester O2 Ritz 28, Birmingham O2 Institute 29, London O2 Kentish Town Forum December 1. Support: Trash Boat, Holding Absence, Courage My Love.
August Burns Red Birmingham O2 Institute December 8, Manchester Club Academy 9, Glasgow Garage 11, Bristol Fleece 12, London O2 Academy Islington 13.
Beyond Fest Line-up: Basement, Arcane Roots, Grumble Bee, Sløtface, Holding Absence, Milestones, Bitch Falcon, Groundculture. Manchester Academy July 15.
Biffy Clyro Dublin Helix September 15, Belfast Waterfront 16, Cardiff St David’s Hall 18, Birmingham Symphony Hall 19, Edinburgh Usher Hall 21, Manchester Opera House 22, London Royal Albert Hall 24.
Black Peaks Belfast Empire October 11, Dublin Grand Social 12, Newcastle Cluny 13, Glasgow King Tuts 14, Leeds Cockpit 16, Manchester Academy III 17, Birmingham Hare & Hounds 18, London Camden Underworld 19, Worthing Forty Two 21. Support: Bossk, Gold Key.
Black Stone Cherry Cardiff Motorpoint Arena December 6, Newcastle Metro Radio Arena 7, Glasgow SECC 9, Manchester Arena 10, Birmingham Arena 11, Leeds First Direct Arena 13, London SSE Arena, Wembley 14. Support: The Cadillac Three, Monster Truck.
Bloodstock Festival Line-up: Judas Priest, Gojira, Nightwish, Emperor, Devildriver, Watain, Orden Ogan, Fozzy, Combichrist, Memoriam, Septicflesh, Doro, Bloodbath, Cannibal Corpse, At The Gates, Kamelot, Mr. Big, Alestorm, Suicidal Tendencies, Venom Inc., Jasta, Wednesday 13, Amaranthe, Orphaned Land, Doro, Bleed From Within, Exhorder, Ingested, Mantar, Pallbearer, Vola, Sangre, Dead Label, Doomsday Outlaw, Underside, King Leviathan, Fahran, Conjurer, Power Trip, A Forest Of Stars, Alien Weaponry, Bio-cancer, Nailed To Obscurity, Evergrey, Monument, Sodomized Cadaver, Deity’s Muse, Limb, With The Dead. Derby Catton Hall Park August 9 – 12. Boomtown Festival Line-up: Limp Bizkit, Enter Shikari, Napalm Death, Soulfly, Capdown, Idles, Ho99o9, Earth Crisis, Hacktivist, Turbowolf, Sonic Boom Six, Voodoo Glow Skulls, Random Hand, Adolescents, Jaya The Cat, The Rumjacks, Inner Terrestrials, Moscow Death Brigade, Samsara Blues Experiment, Haggard Cat, [Spunge]. Winchester Matterley Estate August 9 – 12.
Boston Manor Bristol Thekla September 21, London Camden Electric Ballroom 22, Birmingham Mama Roux’s 23, Nottingham Rescue Rooms 24, Liverpool Hangar 34 26, Glasgow SWG3 27, Leeds Key Club 28, Manchester Gorilla 29. Support: Microwave, Drug Church, Wallflower.
Bullet For My Valentine London Alexandra Palace November 10, Cardiff Motorpoint Arena 11. Support: Of Mice & Men.
Bury Tomorrow Bristol SWX December 11, Birmingham O2 Institute 12, Glasgow Garage 13, Manchester O2 Ritz 14, London O2 Forum Kentish Town 15. Support: 36 Crazyfists, Cane Hill.
Cancer Bats Bournemouth Old Fire Station June 13, Dover Booking Hall 14. CLUTCH O2 Academy Bristol December 18, O2 Academy Glasgow 19, Manchester Academy 20, London O2 Brixton Academy 21, O2 Academy Birmingham 22. Crossfaith Bristol Marble Factory October 13, Glasgow Garage 15, Nottingham Rock City 16, Manchester Academy II 17, London Camden Electric Ballroom 19, Dublin Academy 21. Crown The Empire Brighton Haunt September 18, Southampton Talking Heads 19, Bristol Fleece 20, London O2 Islington Academy 21, Birmingham O2 Asylum 22, Dublin Green Room 24, Belfast Oh Yeah Centre 25, Glasgow Classic Grand 27, Newcastle Riverside 28, Manchester Academy II 29, Norwich Waterfront 30. Support: Volumes, coldrain. Damnation Festival Line up: Ihsahn, Anaal Nathrakk, Batushka, The Ocean, Ghost Bath, Rosetta, Saor, Arabrot, MOL, Insanity Alert, Inkpig. Leeds University November 3. Danzig Glasgow Barrowland August 6, London O2 Academy Brixton 7. DEAD! London Camden Underworld October 5. Death Cab For Cutie London King’s Cross Scala June 19.
Def Leppard Cardiff Motorpoint Arena December 4, London O2 Arena 6, Nottingham Motorpoint Arena 8, Metro Radio Arena 9, Glasgow SSE Hydro 11, Manchester Arena 12, Sheffield FLYDSA Arena 14, Liverpool Echo Arena 15, Birmingham Arena 17. Support: Cheap Trick.
Don Broco Manchester Victoria Warehouse February 1 – 2, Plymouth Pavilions 3, Cardiff CIA 5, Edinburgh Usher Hall 7, Nottingham Motorpoint Arena 8, London SSE Arena, Wembley 9.
Employed To Serve Newcastle Think Tank? July 23, Wolverhampton Slade Rooms 24, Brighton Sticky Mike’s 25, Bournemouth Anvil 26, London Borderline 27. Europe Manchester Academy September 14, Glasgow Barrowland 15, O2 Academy Newcastle 17, Nottingham Rock City 18, O2 Institute Birmingham 19, Cardiff St David’s Hall 21, Portsmouth Pyramids Centre 22, London Royal Albert Hall 23, Brighton Dome 24. Support: King King. Foo Fighters Manchester Etihad Stadium June 19, London Stadium 22 – 23. Support: Wolf Alice (19 and 22 only), Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes (22 only), The Kills (23 only), Slaves (23 only). The Gaslight Anthem London Eventim Apollo Hammersmith July 20 – 21, Dublin Vicar Street 23, Glasgow Barrowland 24, Manchester Eventim Apollo 25. Support: The Flatliners, Matthew Ryan. Glassjaw London O2 Academy Brixton August 18. Good Charlotte London Alexandra Palace February 20, 2019.
Graveyard Sheffield Leadmill November 30, Leeds Key Club December 1, Nottingham Rescue Rooms 2, Glasgow G2 3, London King’s Cross Scala 5, Manchester Academy III 6, O2 Academy2 Birmingham 7, Bristol Thekla 8. Haggard Cat Southampton Joiners June 13, Brighton Green Door Store 14, Gloucester Out Of Key Studios 15, Leicester Shed 16, Ayre Harleys 17. Support: Patrons. HALESTORM Dublin Academy September 19, Belfast Limelight 20, O2 Academy Sheffield 22, O2 Academy Glasgow 23, O2 Academy Birmingham 24, O2 Apollo Manchester 26, London O2 Academy Brixton 28, O2 Academy Bristol 29. Heavy Scotland Line-up: Carcass, Gama Bomb, Nervosa, Perpetua, Decapitated, Exhumed, Hate, Corrupt Moral Altar, OST + Front, Martryium, Sisters Of Suffocation, Whorion, Defacer, Children Of Bodom, Ensiferium, Bleed From Within. Edinburgh Corn Exchange August 31 – September 2. Hollywood Vampires Birmingham Genting Arena June 16, Manchester Arena 17, Glasgow SSE Hydro 19, London SSE Arena, Wembley 20. Support: The Darkness, The Damned. Iron Maiden Newcastle Metro Radio Arena July 31, Belfast SSE Arena August 2, Aberdeen AECC BHGE Arena 4, Manchester Arena 6, Birmingham Genting Arena 7, London O2 Arena 10. Support: Killswitch Engage. Jaret Reddick Birmingham O2 Institute2 September 15, Liverpool Arts Club 16, Sheffield Plug 17, Cardiff Globe 18, London Dingwalls 19. KARMA TO BURN London Camden Black Heart June 18, Exeter Cavern 19, Bristol Exchange 20, Coventry Phoenix 21, Manchester Rebellion 22, Newcastle Think Tank? 23, Glasgow Cathouse 24, Leeds Temple Of Boom 25, Milton Keynes Craufurd Arms 26, Oxford Cellar 27, Bournemouth Anvil 28. Support: Desert Storm. Killing Joke Nottingham Rock City November 2, O2 Academy Leeds 3, Newcastle University 4, Glasgow Barrowland 6, Manchester Academy 7, Birmingham O2 Institute 9, O2 Academy Bristol 10, Southampton Guildhall 11, Cambridge Corn Exchange 13, Norwich UEA 14, O2 Academy Oxford 16, London Roundhouse Camden 17. Knuckle Puck Bristol Fleece October 3, Southampton 1865 4, London Camden Electric Ballroom 5, Leeds Key Club 6, Nottingham Rescue Rooms 7, Glasgow SWG3 9, Newcastle Riverside 10, Manchester Club Academy 11. Support: Tiny Moving Parts, Movements. Leprous Leeds Brudenell Social Club September 21, Manchester Gorilla 22, Birmingham O2 Institute2 23. Support: Agent Fresco. MARMOZETS London O2 Forum Kentish Town October 19.
MELTDOWN FESTIVAL Line-up: Nine Inch Nails, Deftones, Placebo, My Bloody Valentine, Mogwai, 65daysofstatic, Alcest, MONO. London Southbank Centre June 15 – 24.
Mike Vennart Birmingham Castle & Falcon November 19, London Tufnell Park Dome 22, Manchester Deaf Institute 23, Glasgow King Tut’s 24, Newcastle Cluny 25.
Modern Life Is War Brighton Haunt June 25, Leeds Brudenell Social Club 26, Bristol Exchange 27, London Camden Underworld 28. Myles Kennedy Edinburgh Liquid Rooms July 2, Belfast Limelight 4, Dublin Academy 5, O2 Academy2 Liverpool 7, Leeds Stylus 8, Norwich Waterfront 10, London Palladium 29 (full band). Nightwish London SSE Arena, Wembley December 8, Birmingham Arena 10, Manchester Arena 11. Support: Beast In Black. Nothing But Thieves Cardiff Motorpoint Arena November 19, Manchester O2 Apollo 20, Glasgow Barrowland 21, London Alexandra Palace 23, O2 Academy Birmingham 24. Outbreak Fest Line-up: Code Orange, Turnstile, Cromags, Floorpunch, Angel Dust, Fury, Broken Teeth, Higher Power, Vein, Jesus Piece, The Flex, Year Of The Knife, Renounced, Chamber, Protester, Line Of Sight, Odd Man Out, Cheap Sungenn, Existence, Big Cheese, Servitude. Leeds Canal Mills June 16 – 17. Pearl Jam London O2 Arena June 18 – 19. Palaye Royale Glasgow King Tut’s October 3, Manchester Academy III 3, London Camden Koko 5. Paradise Lost Halifax Lantern September 22. Phil Campbell And The Bastard Sons Blackpool Waterloo Music Venue November 9, Stoke Sugarmill 10, Glasgow G2 11, Inverness Ironworks 13, Newcastle University 14, York Fibbers 15, Manchester Rebellion 16, London Boston Music Room 17, Norwich Waterfront Studios 19, Birmingham Asylum 20, Cardiff Globe 22, Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms 23, Plymouth Junction 24. Pile Up Festival Line-up: A Wilhelm Scream, Oceans Ate Alaska, Teenage Bottlerocket, Our Hollow, Our Home, Napoleon, Kingdom Of Giants, Invisions, Death Remains, Skarlett Riot, Ravenface, Veridian, Chapter & Verse, Bellevue Days, Black Orchid Empire, Tenements, Silent Screams, Siamese, Falling Red, Palm Reader, Wars, Cove, Woke Up Dead, Bury The Traitor, Kill The Ideal, Deadaudiosaints, 76 Calling. York Fibbers June 22 – 23. Puppy Cardiff Clwb Ifor Bach August 1, Oxford Cellar 2, Sheffield Corporation 3, Huddersfield Parish 4, Liverpool Sound Basement 5, Leicester Cookie 6, Brighton Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar 7, Southampton Joiners 8, London Borderline 9.
Queens Of The Stone Age London Finsbury Park June 30. Support: Iggy Pop, The Hives, Run The Jewels, Brody Dalle.
Ramblin’ Man Fair Line-up: Halestorm, Blackberry Smoke, Sons Of Apollo, Steve Earle And The Dukes, Steel Panther, The Cult, Mott The Hoople, Me And That Man. Maidstone Mote Park June 30 – July 1.
Reading & Leeds Festival Line-up: Fall Out Boy, Panic! At The Disco, Nothing But Thieves, Wolf Alice, Papa Roach, UNDERØATH, Waterparks, Creeper, Sum 41, Beartooth, Nothing,nowhere, Hollywood Undead, Slaves, Don Broco, Billy Talent, Deaf Havana, Milk Teeth, Mike Shinoda, Skindred, Trash Boat, Dinosaur Pile-up, The Used, The Xcerts, The Faim, Black Peaks, Blood Youth, SHVPES, Man With A Mission, Ecca Vandal, Normandie, Sleep Token, Death From Above, Royal Republic. Reading Richfield Avenue and Leeds Bramham Park August 24 – 26.
REBELLION FESTIVAL Line-up: Public Image Limited, The Menzingers, The Vandals, Buzzcocks, Stiff Little Fingers, Discharge, The Exploited, Ruts DC, Lagwagon, UK Subs, The Adolescents, Raw Power, Toxic Reasons, DRI and many more! Blackpool Winter Gardens August 2 – 5.
Reckoner Festival Line-up: Employed To Serve, Lite, Aiming For Enrike, The Fierce And The Dead, Vasa, Body Hound, Trigger Thumb. Sheffield Fusion & Foundry October 13.
Sikth Stoke Underground September 12, Newcastle Think Tank? 13, Sheffield Plug 14, Liverpool Hangar 34 15, Cardiff Globe 16, Plymouth Junction 18, Southampton Engine Rooms 19, Oxford Bullingdon 20. Support: Loathe. State Champs Dublin Academy October 22, Glasgow O2 ABC 23, Newcastle Northumbria Institute 24, Manchester Academy 26, London Camden Roundhouse 27, Norwich UEA 29, O2 Academy Leeds 30, Birmingham O2 Institute 31, O2 Academy Bristol November 1. Stone Free Festival Line-up: Megadeth, Scorpions, Yes, Roger Hodgson, Joanne Shaw Taylor, Buckcherry. London O2 Arena June 16 – 17. Stone Sour Manchester O2 Apollo June 17, London Camden Roundhouse 18, Nottingham Rock City 19. The Story So Far Bristol SWX October 5, London O2 Forum Kentish Town 6, Birmingham O2 Institute 7, Leeds Beckett SU 9, Glasgow Garage 10, Newcastle Riverside 11, Manchester O2 Ritz 12, Southampton Engine Rooms 13. Support: Citizen, All Get Out. The Struts London Camden KOKO June 18, Manchester Gorilla 20. Tech Fest Line-up: The Acacia Strain, The Contortionist, Cyclamen, Amogh Symphony, Vola, DVSR, Jinjer, Tides From Nebula, Voyager, Bloodshot Dawn, Rishabh Seen, The Surrealist, Damned Spring Fragrantia, Chris Schiermann, Siamese, Stomb, Leeched, You Win Again Gravity, Sikth, Protest The Hero, Conjurer, Norma Jean, Employed To Serve, Heart Of A Coward, Betraying The Martyrs, Ingested, Martyr Defiled, From Sorrow To Serenity. Newark Showground July 5 – 9.
Tesseract Bristol SWX November 27, Manchester Academy II 28, Glasgow Garage 29, Birmingham O2 Institute 30, London Shepherd’s Bush Empire December 1.
Touch Down festival Line-up: Mallory Knox, Jolan, Homebound, Seek Solace In Ruin, Wolfpeake, Northshore, Winter Band, Dalzell, Ivory Veins. Workington Jane Street July 14. Touché Amoré Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms July 10, London Dome 11, Nottingham Rescue Rooms 12. Support: Gender Roles. Tremonti O2 ABC Glasgow June 28, London O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire 29, O2 Institute Birmingham 30, Belfast Limelight July 2, Dublin Academy 3, Portsmouth Pyramids 5. The Used O2 Academy Bristol August 27, Nottingham Rock City 28, Manchester O2 Ritz 30, London O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire 31. WEDNESDAY 13 Dublin Tivoli August 7, Belfast Limelight 8, Glasgow Garage 9. Will Haven Bristol Tunnels October 31, Manchester Rebellion November 1, Birmingham O2 Asylum 2, London Tufnell Park Dome 3. Support: Palm Reader, Muerte. Within Temptation O2 Academy Birmingham November 9, O2 Apollo Manchester 10, O2 Academy Glasgow 11, London O2 Academy Brixton 13. WOES Edinburgh Opium June 21, Inverness Tooth & Claw 22, Dundee Beat Generator 23, Glasgow Garage Attic 24.
You Me At Six O2 Academy Birmingham November 22, Manchester Victoria Warehouse 23, Glasgow Barrowland 27, O2 Academy Brixton 30, Cardiff Great Hall December 1. Support: Marmozets, The Xcerts.