Slam Dunk Festival 2017 first line-up announcement date confirmed
PUBLISHED: 22:49 06 November 2016 | UPDATED: 09:29 09 November 2016
The first Slam Dunk Festival 2017 line-up announcement will be made this week.
Organisers of the touring pop punk, ska punk, metalcore and rock festival will confirm the 2017 headliner on Wednesday, November 9.
The festival’s official Twitter account @SlamDunkMusic tweeted: “We announce the #SDF17 headliner on Wed 09 Nov”
This year’s Slam Dunk Festival visited Leeds, new venue Birmingham and Hatfield over the late May Bank Holiday weekend.
Panic! At The Disco headlined the main stage this year.
Of Mice & Men, New Found Glory, Mallory Knox, Cancer Bats, Young Guns, Every Time I Die and a DJ set from St Albans’ Shikari Sound System – the electronic alter-ego of Enter Shikari – were also on the 2016 bill.
Slam Dunk South 2016 took place at the University of Hertfordshire’s College Lane Campus and The Forum complex.
Slam Dunk Festival headliners
2006: Fall Out Boy
2007: Reel Big Fish / Paramore
2008: Boys Like Girls / Cute is What We Aim For
2009: You Me At Six
2010: New Found Glory
2011: Less Than Jake / Reel Big Fish
2012: Taking Back Sunday
2013: All Time Low
2014: The All-American Rejects
2015: You Me At Six
2016: Panic! At The Disco
2017: Enter Shikari
Slam Dunk North took over Leeds City Centre.
Slam Dunk Midlands moved from Wolverhampton to the NEC Birmingham this year.
You Me At Six topped the bill at the 2015 Slam Dunk extravaganza.
• For more information, visit slamdunkmusic.com
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