Eighteen more acts join the line-up for Bingley Music Live 2016

Eighteen more acts join the line-up for Bingley Music Live 2016

Eighteen more incredible acts, including Sigala, Lightning Seeds, All Saints, Black Grape and We Are Scientists, are the latest acts to join the line-up for Bingley Music Live 2016.

The Myrtle Park festival, which takes place 2-4 September, already boasts headliners Tinie Tempah, Travis, Echo and the Bunnymen and Sigma.

The headlining act on Friday 2 September are Echo and the Bunnymen, who are set to thrill the crowd with hits such as Nothing Lasts Forever, The Cutter, The Killing Fields and Bring On The Dancing Horses.

Joining them are the Lightning Seeds, with Ian Brodie and band delivering a plethora of super pop hits like Lucky You, The Life of Riley, Pure and Three Lions at the Bradford Council-run festival.

On Friday, revellers will also be treated to a DJ set by Sigala, best known for his number one ‘Easy Love’ which sampled ‘ABC’ by The Jackson 5 and hits ‘Sweet Lovin’ and recent single ‘Say You Do’ featuring Imani and DJ Fresh.

There will also be a special slot dedicated to David Bowie where a number of acts will perform their favourite David Bowie track.

Saturday headliner and multi Brit Award winner, Tinie Tempah brings mammoth hits such as Pass Out and Wonderman, Written In The Stars and the Jess Glynne guest track Not Letting Go. Supporting will be chart topping exponents of Drum and Bass, Sigma with their smash hits like Higher, Glitter Ball and Changing.

Back by popular demand following a triumphant performance at last year’s BML is former Joy Division and New Order founding member Peter Hook with classics such as Blue Monday and Love Will Tear Us Apart.

The Canadian band Barenaked Ladies will air their array of super pop hits like One Week, Brian Wilson, If I had a $1,000,00 and the theme tune to the hit America comedy The Big Bang Theory.

The Coral founding member and hugely talented songwriter and producer Bill Ryder Jones also joins Saturday’s line-up having also guested on guitar for the Arctic Monkeys tour, and provided guitar for The Last Shadow Puppets recordings.

John Robb brings The Membranes with a very special performance which includes a choir. The Age of L.U.N.A, fresh from supporting acts like Public Enemy complete the Saturday line-up.

Sunday will be headlined by Travis with two Brit Awards for Best Band they will bring their arsenal of mega hits such as Why Does It Always Rain On Me, Flowers In The Window, Turn, Sing and their recent returning single Closer.

Multi-Brit and MTV Award winning All Saints will join Travis on the Sunday night. The band has just gate-crashed the album top three again with Red Flag, after reforming following their previous split. Huge former hits like, Under The Bridge, Lady Marmalade, Pure Shores, Black Coffee and the second biggest selling girl group track of all time Never Ever, make the band a must see.

Also appearing on Sunday, are We Are Scientists who are regarded as one of the best festival acts on the circuit.

Happy Monday’s members Shaun Ryder and Bez bring a Sunday dose of tracks from their Black Grape outfit. The band are most noted for their outrageously clever It’s Great When You’re Straight Yeah album with hits such as Reverend Black Grape and Kelly’s Heroes.

To see the full line up for both stages the Main Stage and the Discovery Stage visit the Bingley Music Live website www.bingleymusiclive.com

A tiered ticket system is in place this year, which means the sooner people buy tickets, the cheaper the price. And for those who prefer to spread the cost there is a payment plan where the ticket price can be paid in instalments.

Weekend tickets for the three day festival are available on-line via Ticketline on the website and at other local outlets. Day tickets will be released closer to the festival, subject to availability.

Also new for 2016 is on-site camping. Details of tickets, camping and other accommodation providers in the area can be found on the website.

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