New acts announced for Summer Sundae Weekender festival

Micachu And The Shapes
Micachu And The Shapes

THE latest acts to perform at this year’s Summer Sundae Weekender festival have been announced.

The likes of Micachu And The Shapes, Man Like Me, Japandroids, Beth Rowley, The Staves, Bastille, Her Name Is Call, Charlee Drew, Kyte, Vows, Cowboy and Bellawave will join acts including Asian Dub Foundation, Patrick Wolf, Adam Ant & The Good The Band & The Lovely Posse and Billy Bragg.

Micachu and the Shapes take pop into unchartered territory and have been known to take to the stage with an array of customized and homemade instruments.

Among their musical inventions is a xylophone constructed from light bulbs and a musical ‘Cloud Chamber’ made out of Pyrex dishes.

Signed to Mike Skinner’s record label, Man Like Me is one of the most hotly tipped acts around.

Summer Sundae Weekender is in the grounds of De Montfort Hall in Leicester from August 17 to August 20.

A limited number of day tickets are on sale at 2010 prices.

Adult weekend tickets cost £105.

For more information, the full line up and full ticketing details visit www.summersundae.com.