We already knew it was going to be in Bristol, and that it would feature Primal Scream, Roni Size and Tricky.
But today we found out the full line-up for the 2016 edition of the BBC 6 Music Festival, and it’s pretty impressive.
— BBC Radio 6 Music (@BBC6Music) January 19, 2016
The 6 Music Festival will be staged at venues including the Colston Hall, O2 Academy and Trinity across the weekend of February 12-14.
The Beeb have also announced the first ever 6 Music Fringe Festival, which is curated by Paul Rodgers. It takes place from February 8 and will feature workshops and masterclasses from BBC Introducing in the West, as well as a full programme of film, music and live events at The Watershed.
Last year the festival took place in Tyneside, and 2014’s event was in Manchester.
Full line-up so far:
Underworld • Foals • Suede • Laura Marling • Roots Manuva • Primal Scream • Roni Size • Tricky • Bob Mould • Mystery Jets • Hinds • Savages • Roisin Murphy • Misty In Roots • John Grant • Ezra Furman • Yeasayer • C Duncan • White Denim • Field Music • Kurt Vile • Beirut • Turner & The Sleeping Souls • POLIÇA • Julia Holter • Buzzcocks • Everything Everything • Guy Garvey • Mount Kimbie • Matthew Herbert • Beyond The Wizard’s Sleeve
Tickets for the festival range from £35 to £40 depending on the day and venue, and go on sale on Monday, January 25 at 10am.
More info via the BBC website.