They'll be first Carling Academy Sheffield act

Reverend and The Makers have announced a one-off show to help launch the new Carling Academy in their hometown of Sheffield.

The first gig at the new venue will take place on April 11, headlined by the band who have had Top 5 album success with their debut ‘The State Of Things.’

Other bands lined up to play the new Academy venue include James and KT Tunstall.

Tickets for the Rev’s gig go onsale tomorrow (December 14).

www.sheffieldacademy.co.uk