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Magic Numbers, Edwyn Collins and Doves For Heavenly Party

Magic Numbers, Edwyn Collins and Doves For Heavenly Party

The Magic Numbers, Edwyn Collins and Doves have been confirmed as headliners for the Heavenly label's 18th birthday celebrations this September.

Nada Surf and Beth Orton, who've both just played Latitude Festival are also on the bill for the three day festival on London's South Bank from September 12-14.

The line-up so far, is as follows:

London Royal Festival Hall - Doves, Cherry Ghost plus Very Special Guests (September 12)
Queen Elizabeth Hall - The Magic Numbers, Beth Orton, Pete Greenwood (13)
Purcell Room - Edwyn Collins, The Rockingbirds, The Loose Salute (13)
Queen Elizabeth Hall - Saint Etienne, Little Ones, Dot Allison (14)
Purcell Room - Nada Surf, Jaymay, Dr Robert (14)


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