Today's 'News In Brief' features Latitude Festival, Dot to Dot Festival, The Acorn & Efterklang. Photobucket The Latitude Festival line-up (in all areas) has expanded! Here's the latest musical additions: Peter Hook, The Mummers, Mark Watson. For more information, go to www.latitudefestival.co.uk
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The Acorn are set to follow up 2008's Glory Hope Mountain this June (7th on Bella Union) with a new album, titled No Ghost.
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The following bands have been added to this years Dot To Dot Festival: WILD BEASTS / FIONN REGAN / FIELD MUSIC (Bristol/Manchester) / LIGHTS / THE EIGHTIES MATCHBOX B-LINE DISASTER / ROX / JOHNNY FOREIGNER / DEAD CONFEDERATE / DAN SARTAIN. Bristol: Saturday 29th May 2010 Nottingham: Sunday 30th May 2010 Manchester: Monday 31st May 2010
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Photobucket With an extensive European tour planned for April and May (UK and Irish dates below), Efterklang will release 'I Was Playing Drums' to coincide as a digital single and limited 7" on April 19th. April 20th - Concorde 2, Brighton 21st - Shepherds Bush Empire, London - support from Esben and the Witch and Heather Broderick 22nd - O2 Academy, Oxford - support from Heather Broderick 23rd - Cabaret Voltaire, Edinburgh - support from Slaraffenland 24th - Black Box, Belfast - support from Slaraffenland 25th - Whelan's, Dublin - support from Slaraffenland 27th - Metropolis, Bristol - support from Slaraffenland
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