Godspeed You! Black Emperor will play their first ever Liverpool gig this fall. The band have been announced as the first headliner for this year's edition of Liverpool Music Week, which takes place between October 22nd and 31st.

"Following an incredible 10th edition of the festival last year, we are thrilled to announce our first headliner for 2015 as Godspeed You! Black Emperor - an act we have been trying to get to the festival for years and now we can finally proudly announce will play their first ever Liverpool show at this years LMW," Liverpool Music Week's founding-director Mike Deane says in a press release. "Furnace was an exceptional space for our headline shows Mogwai, Caribou, Chrvrches and will be the perfect venue for Godspeed's first visit to the city."

Godspeed You! Black Emperor play on October 27th at Camp and Furnace.