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UK Music Round-Up (04/22/12)

Posted by - 02:14 AM on 04/22/12
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02:14 AM on 04/22/12
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UK Music Round-UpFestival News
Social Distortion and Less Than Jake will headline the Lock Up Stage at this summer's Reading and Leeds festivals. See this week's additions to the Main, Lock Up and Dance stages below.
Main Stage AdditionLos Campesinos!
Lock Up Stage Line UpSocial Distortion
Less Than Jake
Me First and the Gimme Gimmes
Bouncing Souls
A Wilhelm Scream
Every Time I Die
Saves The Day
Trash Talk
Touche Amore
Good Riddance
The Skints
Polar Bear Club
Random Hand
This Is Hell
Star Fucking Hipsters
The Flatliners
Dead To Me
Apologies, I Have None
Dance Stage AdditionsModestep
DJ Zinc

Check below for the bands added to Derbyshire's Y-Not Festival this week.
Y-Not AdditionsBritish Sea Power
Pulled Apart By Horses
Dinosaur Pile Up
Straight Lines
Slow Club
Little Comets
Sound of Guns
The Cast of Cheers

See the updated Crash Doubt Fest 2 line-up here. Added recently were Brotherhood of the Lake, Demoraliser and Heights.

Foreign Beggars will headline the last night of this year's Redfest.

The Eyes Of A Traitor are coming off hiatus to play Ghostfest this year.

Heights are giving away two tracks for free. Click here to download "These Streets" and "Gold Coast".

Straight Lines' new album is streaming here.

See Deaf Havana perform "Little White Lies" at St. Pancras railway station here.

Natives (formerly Not Advised) have put new track "Big Plans" up for free download.

Architects guitarist Tim Brook is leaving the band. Read a statement here.

Click here to grab a free download of "Suits", taken from Burn The Fleet's forthcoming album The Modern Shape. The record will be given away with copies of next month's Rock Sound magazine.

Feed The Rhino's new album The Burning Sons will be released through In At The Deep End Records on July 16th.

Turbowolf have posted a video for "Bag O' Bones".

Head here to see Tellison's video for "Freud Links The Teeth And The Heart".

Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly's video for "Daylight Robbery" is here.

Sex Pistols are set to re-release "God Save The Queen" on May 28th to celebrate the 35th anniversary of its release and, erm, the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.

Hey! Alaska are giving away new track "This Place Called Home" for free here.

Head here to see Housefires' video for "If You Can't Join Them, Beat Them".

Kyoto Drive will release a mini-album entitled The Approach on May 28th. Click here to listen to "Breathe", a track taken from the release.

Daybreak are splitting.

Listen to a new Rob Lynch demo entitled "We Do This For..." here.

Arcane Roots have signed to PIAS and will reissue their debut Let Fire on June 11th.

TRC's video for "#TEAMUK" has arrived.

Autumn In Disguise have dropped their video for "What Makes Life Taste Better".

See Summerlin's video for "You Can't Burn Out If You're Not On Fire" here.

Odessa have posted a video diary from their April tour.

Hospitals' second EP Asleep will be released through Tangled Talk / Dog Knights on May 14th.

Click here to listen to new Horizons track "One More Day".

The Perfect Crime's video for "Play It Safe" is here.

Check out a teaser video for Perceptions' forthcoming EP here.

Spineless Yes Men have posted new track "Dickens Would Have Made You A Gentleman".

Who knows what the hell is going on here.


9th London Heaven

Frank Turner

11th Nottingham Rock City
12th Leeds O2 Academy
13th Liverpool O2 Academy
14th Swansea Brangwyn Hall
15th Reading Hexagon
17th Newcastle O2 Academy
18th Edinburgh HMV Picture House
19th Sheffield O2 Academy
20th Norwich Open
22nd Margate Winter Gardens
23rd Wolverhampton Civic Hall
24th Leamington Spa Assembly
25th Lincoln Engine Shed
26th Oxford O2 Academy
28th Brighton Corn Exchange
29th Southampton Guildhall
30th Truro Hall for Cornwall
1st Bath Pavilion

Polar Bear Club (Rearranged dates)
27th Bristol Croft
28th Kingston Peel
29th Norwich Waterfront
30th Manchester Moho
31st London Dingwalls
1st Southampton Joiners

Your Demise (SUPPORT: *Last Witness)
2nd Carlisle Brickyard*
3rd Lincoln Duke Of Wellington*
4th Crewe Box*
5th Coventry Kasbah*
6th Cheltenham Frog & Fiddle*
8th Weymouth Pavilion*
10th Margate Westcoast Bar*
13th Reading Face Bar
14th Ralleigh Mill Arts Centre
15th Norwich Waterfront
16th Peterborough Club Revolution

Set Your Goals
(SUPPORT: Mixtapes & Eager Teeth)
6th Nottingham Rock City
7th York Duchess
8th Glasgow King Tut's
9th Manchester Moho Live
10th Middlesbrough Empire
11th Peterborough Club Revolution

Alkaline Trio (SUPPORT: Dave Hause & The Dear & Departed)
1st Portsmouth Pyramids Centre
2nd Sheffield Leadmill
3rd Middlesbrough Empire
4th Leeds Metropolitan University
5th Manchester Academy 2
7th Edinburgh HMV Picturehouse
8th Coventry Kasbah
9th Norwich Waterfront
10th London Camden Electric Ballroom
11th London Garage
12th London Camden Barfly
13th Cardiff Solus
14th Exeter Lemon Grove
15th Cambridge Junction

Bastions (SUPPORT: Crossbreaker)
8th Margate Westcoast Bar
9th Andover George
10th Bristol Croft
11th Leicester Crumbling Cookie
12th Birmingham Wagon & Horse

Gunning For Tamar
11th Brighton Great Escape Festival
16th Oxford Purple Turtle
17th Leeds Musiquarium
18th Hastings Tubman
19th Corby Ex-Serviceman's Club

6th London Power Lunches
7th Brighton Green Door Store

Future of the Left
7th Cheltenham Frog & Fiddle
8th Nottingham Bodega
9th Manchester Deaf Institute
10th Newcastle Academy 2
11th Glasgow King Tut's
13th Brighton Haunt
14th London XOYO

A Plastic Rose
13th Leeds Cockpit
14th Southampton Joiners
15th Bristol Thekla
16th Nottingham Rescue Rooms
17th Manchester Dry Bar
19th Stoke Sugarmill
20th London Barfly
21st Oxfordshire Shire Fest

Fields of the Nephilim
30th Leeds O2 Academy
31st London O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire

Contributors: Andy Biddulph
02:23 AM on 04/22/12
Andy Biddulph
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So much great stuff happening this week. That Straight Lines album is phenomenal.
03:44 AM on 04/22/12
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Heights, Horizons, Perceptions. As a naming convention, [Abstract Nouns in Plural] is annoying.

At least they didn't call their band Hey! Alaska.
04:16 AM on 04/22/12
Spineless Yes Men
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Cheers for the Spineless Yes Men mention
05:33 AM on 04/22/12
Walking Is Still Honest
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Hoping that Mixtapes play a headline set in Kingston/London or something...
04:21 PM on 04/22/12
i like apples
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Mark Hoppus should be included in the UK round up just for fun haha
05:26 AM on 04/23/12
Ender will save us all
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There's a new Strailght Lines album?!?!?!
Gotta get me some of that.

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