BBC 6Music celebrates 10 years with concerts

From Sunday March 11th, BBC 6 Music will broadcast a special season of shows to celebrate the station's 10th anniversary.

Between March 12 – 16 presenter Lauren Laverne will come live from the BBC’s Maida Vale Studios with live sessions from acts associated with 6 Music, including Spiritualized and Orbital. These will be available to listen live through the digital radio station and watch live on the 6 Music website.

Orbital have already confirmed four headline festival shows for 2012, including a huge Big Top closing performance at Bestival 2012.

On Friday March 16 all stages of the Southbank Centre, London will be used to host a variety of live sets from festival favourite Laura Marling, Gruff Rhys, Anna Calvi, Beth Jeans Houghton and one to watch in 2012, Lianne La Havas.

Follow Virtual Festivals on Twitter and Facebook for artist interviews and more details on how to stream the performances live next month.