Our favourite party band are playing the alternative Glastonbury
The Hold Steady have been confirmed to play the Obelisk Arena on Saturday July 14 as part of this year’s Uncut-sponsored Latitude festival at Henham Park, Suffolk.
Other new additions on the main stage joining headliners Arcade Fire, The Good, The Bad And The Queen and Damien Rice include Cake, Cold War Kids, Bat For Lashes and Au Revoir Simone.
Bands that will play the Uncut Arena include headliners Explosions In The Sky, Rodrigo Y Gabriela and Gotan Project, as well as the soon-to-be retired singer Patrick Wolf.
The 29-strong Swedish quirpy pop group I’m From Barcelona have also been added to the festival line-up. They will headline the Sunrise Arena on the Saturday. Pete And The Pirates and Peter & The Wolf are also confirmed for Sunrise.
Other artists previously announced for the festival that runs from July 12 – 15 include: Jarvis Cocker, Midlake, Wilco, CSS, The Rapture, Albert Hammond Jr, Tinariwen, The National, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah and Karima Francis
The festival, billing itself as the alternative to Glastonbury will also host a wide and diverse array of Music, Film, Comedy and Theatre areas across the four-day event.
Weekend tickets cost £112, day tickets are £45.
More detailed line-up information is available from latitudefestival.com by clicking here