Camden Rocks Festival returns Saturday 31 May and they have announced the first fifty bands of a line-up that will eventually see over two-hundred acts take over Camden Town for a day that promises to celebrate everything that is exciting, vibrant and varied about guitar music in the UK right now.
Rock, indie and punk bands will rub shoulders in the music capital of London, Camden Town.
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Although the headliners are still yet to be announced, The Blackout, Orange Goblin, Ginger Wildheart, Hacktivist and The Virginmarys have been confirmed to play alongside a wealth of new talent which will showcase how healthy the UK’s rock scene is.[highlight]Organizer Chris McCormack:[/highlight] [quote]“This is one big Rock n Roll street party. It’s now in pretty much every venue in Camden. It’s pretty cool to be able to turn Camden into the noisiest place on earth for a day! 200 of the best new guitar bands in 20 venues”[/quote]
More bands joining the line-up include Blitz Kids, Colt 45, Los Pepes, Turbowolf, Nine Black Alps, Acoustic TV (Terrorvision), The Howling, Crazy Arm, Apologies, I Have None, God Damn, Hounds, Hang The Bastard, Exit International, Deadcuts, Electric River, Turbogeist, Generation Graveyard, Dolomite Minor, Sons Of Icarus, The Dogbones, Tankus The Henge, LTNT, VerseChorusVerse, Menshevik and Los Pepes.[highlight]The Blackout’s frontman Sean Smith:[/highlight] [quote]”We are super excited to be playing Camden Rocks. Especially in such a rad venue as The Underworld. It’s gonna be a hot sweaty one for sure!”[/quote]
othe Bands on the bill so far also include: Dead, The One Hundred, Verses Knights, The Front, IC1’s, Dead Eye Mariners, Panic The Vulture, Dead Sea Skulls, Paris Pickpockets, Stereo Juggernaut, The Parade, The Dirty Truth, Charlie And The Band Of Demons, Itamar, The Broken Chords, My Little Empire, Voodoo Vegas, Saint Agnes, Death Koolaid and Dirty Harrys with many more yet to be announced.[highlight]Blitz Kids frontman Joe James:[/highlight] [quote]”Camden has always been one of our favourite parts of the UK for shows. The rock scene there is unparalleled. We can’t wait to play Camden Rocks!”[/quote]
Camden venues include:
ELECTRIC BALLROOM *UNDERWORLD * PROUD * BARFLY * JAZZ CAFE * DINGWALLS * PURPLE TURTLE * BLACK HEART * HAWLEY ARMS * MONARCH * THE GOOD MIXER * THE ENTERPRISE * CAMDEN HEAD * THE CUBAN * BREW-DOG * RECORD CLUB * DINGWALLS CANALSIDE BAR * THE BEATRICE
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