Gloucester Guildhall’s annual celebration of new music returns this September. Filled with 30 bands staggered over two stages, the three day indoor festival will feature headline sets from Mallory Knox, Darwin Deez and Black Peaks.
Having previously hosted the likes of Bastille, Lower Than Atlantis, Peace and George Ezra, this year is Mallory Knox return to headline the new Fridaynight show, New York based Indie-Pop band, Darwin Deez take the top slot on Saturday 29th with progressive rockers Black Peaks closing the festival on Sunday 30th September; fresh from their Reading & Leeds set.
Following a triumphant return this year with single ‘Black Holes’, Mallory Knox have filled their summer with countless festival shows, and make a welcome return to Underground following their 2013 appearance at the festival.
Loosely broken down into three similarly themed days of music the festival is aimed to showcase tomorrow’s biggest hitters, and the finest of local talent, in a tiny 400 capacity festival at an affordable price. Friday 28th features many of the best UK rock bands including All Ears Avow, Elessar & Midnight in England, with Saturday’s line-up taking its pointers from indie-pop and rock before finishing up with Sunday’s metal, alt rock and punk.
Designed to be open to all, Gloucester Guildhall is a fully accessible venue with lifts between both stages and the bar area. Underground Festival is an all ages event, though under 14’s must be accompanied by an adult.
Tickets are priced at £25 weekend/ £12 day and available at seetickets.com and 01452 503050
Doors open on Friday at 6.30pm and at 3.30pm on Saturday and Sunday.