Wednesday, June 10, 2009

The Duke and the King To play End of the Road Festival

The Horrors and more for End Of The Road
United Kingdom United Kingdom | 10 June 2009
The Horrors head up the latest acts announced for this year's End Of The Road Festival.

The band, who have just released their second album ‘Primary Colours’ to critical acclaim, will perform in the Big Top on the Saturday (12 September).

Blitzen Trapper, Brakes, Shearwater and Vetiver will also play the three-day festival with The Duke And The King who will perform with Simon Felice from The Felice Brothers.

Wye Oak and Lonely, Dear have also been confirmed today, joining headliners Explosions In The Sky and Fleet Foxes, with the Sunday night bill topper yet to be announced.

Speaking about today’s additions, organiser Simon Taffe said: “Each year End of the Road has basically been as close as possible to a live party featuring all our current favourite bands. I absolutely love the new Horrors album and can’t wait to see them live – as Saturday nights go, this will be an amazing one.”

The Acorn, Malcolm Middleton, Okkervil River and Steve Earle are among the other acts confirmed.