Give It A Name doubles up

United Kingdom United Kingdom | | 11 January 2006

Lost Prophets and My Chemical Romance will headline the twin city event, with all the action unfolding over the weekend of 29-30 April.

The rock fests will take place in London's Earls Court and the Manchester Evening News Arena with two massive bills swapping between locations after their respective shows on Saturday night.

Other bands announced to the lineup include Under Oath, Taking Back Sunday, Goldfinger, The Bled, and Silverstein with more still to be confirmed. See below for the full lineup.

Day tickets can be bought for 28.50 or you can take in the whole weekend for 55. Tickets will be available from 9am Friday, 13 January.

A spokesman for the event said: "Last year's Give It A Name was the largest indoor all day rock event in the UK  and Give It A Name 2006 is going to be even bigger.
After selling out last year's one day London event in a week, it will now cover London and Manchester over two days with two stages at each venue - making it the biggest indoor rock weekender in Europe."

A total of 26 bands will perform over the weekend and there will be a signing tent for those wanting to hunt down their heroes.

Here's the full lineup.

Saturday 29th - London / Sunday 30th - Manchester:
My Chemical Romance
THE ATARIS
ATREYU
PANIC! AT THE DISCO
UNDEROATH
THE BLED
MEN WOMEN & CHILDREN
DRIVE BY
SAY ANYTHING
PARAMORE
THE HONORARY TITLE
TAINT
SPECIAL GUESTS TBC

Saturday 29th - Manchester/ Sunday 30th - London:
Lost Prophets
TAKING BACK SUNDAY
ANGELS & AIRWAYS
GOLDFINGER
AIDEN
SILVERSTEIN
CLASSIC CASE
BAYSIDE
FRATELLIS
THE BLACKOUT
SPECIAL GUESTS TBC 

Doors open at 1pm on both days. Tickets will be available from 0871 2200 260 or at www.gigsandtours.com from 9am Friday, 13 January.

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