Franz Ferdinand & Friendly Fires join The The to headline Festival No6


Joining Festival No6 for the seventh edition and topping the bill alongside the already announced, THE THE are indie-pop legends FRANZ FERDINAND and FRIENDLY FIRES, back with new material after a hiatus.

Also joining is singer-songwriter JESSIE WARE, legendary band THE CHARLATANS, art-rockers EVERYTHING EVERYTHING, GJANGO DJANGO, RIDE, ANNA CALVI, THE HORRORS, GAZ COOMBES, a special performance from MANCHESTER CAMERATA ORCHESTRA performing Motown and Northern Soul hits and much more.

Joining the DJ line-up is four-time grammy nominated KENNY DOPE, HOT CHIP MEGAMIX, EROL ALKAN, ROY DAVIS JR, HONEY DIJON to name just a few.

Headlining the arts and cultures bill is legendary lead singer of Madness, SUGGS, performing his new one man show ‘What a King Cnut’ – A Life In The Realm of Madness, the brilliant WILL SELF, acclaimed author of Umbrella and shortlisted for the Booker Prize. Also appearing is Turner Prize-winning artists JEREMY DELLER, the mighty ANDREW WEATHERALL curating his own Psychedelic Faber Social, EDITH BOWMAN music and films with IRVINE WELSH and much more.

Tickets will go on sale tomorrow (Wednesday 14th February) at 10am.