Handmade Festival Announces First Wave of Bands


Handmade Festival will be returning to Leicester’s O2 Academy in 2017, celebrating music, comedy, art, film and photography.

The initial festival line-up has been revealed and the bands making an appearance include: alt-rock band Twin Atlantic, alternative Scottish group Frightened Rabbit, indie band British Sea Power, up and coming rock group Pulled Apart By Horses, Scottish duo Honeyblood, indie boys in JAWS, punk rock female fronted band Muncie Girls, Brighton based band Tigercub, heavy metal band Puppy and post-punk rockers Idles.

Handmade Festival is held on the 29th and 30th April, kicking off the festival season. As this festival has grown over the last couple of years, you’re gonna want to have your eyes peeled for the next announcement!

Tickets are on sale now, and you know what’s great? They do student prices and even cheaper tickets for under 16’s!

Keep your eyes peeled for more band announcements for Handmade Festival 2017.



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s