40 new acts announced for Eurosonic Noorderslag 2015

Years and Years at LeeFest 2014 by Sara Bowrey
Years and Years at LeeFest 2014 by Sara Bowrey

Eurosonic Noorderslag's line-up for 2015 has expanded once again with more new and exciting additions, including Years & Years, Kid Astray, Moonlight Breakfast and Kate Tempest.

Years & Years, Shannon Saunders, Jake Isaac, Jack Garratt, The Slow Show and Mercury Prize nominee Kate Tempest are the six names from the UK announced today. They will be joined by a host of European acts, including Ireland’s All Tvvins and Talos, Denmark’s Get Your Gun and The Picturebooks, Italy’s Carmen Villain and Apes on Tapes.

The Scenes, Sea Change, Carnival Kids, Moonlight Breakfast, Hell’s Kitchen and Pandreas have also been announced for the Dutch festival today.

Now in its 29th year, Eurosonic Noorderslag will take place across multiple venues in the city of Groningen, Netherlands between January Tuesday 14 – Friday 17 2015.

Ticket details for Eurosonic Noorderslag 2015 are expected to be announced shortly. They typically go on sale in November.

2014’s edition of Eurosonic Noorderslag featured the likes of Sam Smith, Wild Beasts, The Strypes, Bondax, Hozier and Attwenger. Earlier this year, it was revealed that acts from Great Britain outperformed their European counterparts in securing more summer festival shows over the course of 2014. Jungle and Royal Blood were named the two busiest festival acts of 2014 from the Eurosonic Noorderslag 2014 alumni, racking up 15 and 14 festival bookings respectively.