Slam Dunk rolls over to 2021

Do we have many large events left this year? After postponing to September, Slam Dunk have been forced to join pretty much every other major event and roll their festival over to 2021. The full statement is below, along with the dates for next year. As with all the others we've reported on, it's a … Continue reading Slam Dunk rolls over to 2021

Slam Dunk Festival adds two more acts

Having confirmed Slam Dunk Festival 2020’s new dates after a major rescheduling effort, Slam Dunk looks to close the summer with a much-needed alternative celebration soundtracked by an indisputably impressive line-up. Today, Slam Dunk Festival adds punk rock trailblazers-turned-icons Alkaline Trio and genre-defining emo pioneers The Used to the festival’s new September instalment. Earning respect … Continue reading Slam Dunk Festival adds two more acts

Slam Dunk 2020 shifts to September

The benefit of a single-day festival (or a pair of single-days in different places) is that it's easier to rearrange than a 3-or-more day event. As such, Slam Dunk have announced that they've managed to rearrange this year's May dates to September. Specifically: Saturday 5th September (North – Leeds Temple Newsam) Sunday 6th September (South … Continue reading Slam Dunk 2020 shifts to September

Slam Dunk 2020 reveal 14 new acts and stage splits

SLAM DUNK FESTIVAL NORTH – SATURDAY 23RD MAY - LEEDS, TEMPLE NEWSAM SLAM DUNK FESTIVAL SOUTH – SUNDAY 24TH MAY – HATFIELD, HATFIELD PARK With less than three months to go until the UK’s independent alternative celebration, Slam Dunk Festival 2020 have revealed 14 new names for the May Bank Holiday Weekend. Stand Atlantic, With … Continue reading Slam Dunk 2020 reveal 14 new acts and stage splits

Slam Dunk 2020 confirms full Jägermeister Stage lineup

SLAM DUNK FESTIVAL NORTH – SATURDAY 23RD MAY - LEEDS, TEMPLE NEWSAM SLAM DUNK FESTIVAL SOUTH – SUNDAY 24TH MAY – HATFIELD, HATFIELD PARK Infamously recognised for hosting only the hottest, heaviest acts on the planet, Slam Dunk Festival’s Jägermeister Stage is set to continue their legacy in 2020 with eight extraordinary acts. Celebrating 10 years … Continue reading Slam Dunk 2020 confirms full Jägermeister Stage lineup

Sum 41 To Co-Headline Slam Dunk Festival 2020

Showing no signs of slowing down, Slam Dunk Festival continues cement their alternative standing, revealing punk stalwarts Sum 41 as co-headliners with Don Broco, the return of Punk In Drublic led by NOFX, the transatlantic powerhouse billing of Billy Talent, The Used, The Story So Far, the world-exclusive reunion of We Are The In Crowd and homegrown talent with Basement alongside the reunion of hardcore mob Your Demise, Dream State and Grayscale for the May … Continue reading Sum 41 To Co-Headline Slam Dunk Festival 2020