Published On: Thu, Mar 26th, 2015 on 7:53 pm

Labrinth among six new acts announced for Bingley Music Live

Labrinth, Ash, Cast, Peter Hook and the Light, Funeral For a Friend and Rae Morris are the next six acts to join the bill for Bingley Music Live.


Image: Labrinth.

The new names join James, Embrace and Ella Eyre on the line-up for the festival taking place in Myrtle Park on 4, 5 and 6 September.

Labrinth is the second headliner announced for this year’s Bingley Music Live, joining enduring Manchester band James.

The first non-talent show signing to Simon Cowell’s Syco Music label in six years, Labrinth has collaborated with Tinie Tempah on ‘Pass Out’ who also featured on Labrinth’s ‘Earthquake’, and has also scored a number one with Emeli Sande with ‘Beneath Your Beautiful’.

Northern Ireland’s Ash will storm into Bingley following the release of their seventh studio album ‘Kablammo!’.

Cast, John Power’s band post seminal group The La’s, emerged from the mid-1990s Britpop scene and are known for songs such as ‘Finetime’, ‘Sandstorm’ and ‘Walkaway’.

Peter Hook and the Light formed in 2010 and the band’s Bingley Music Live performance will feature on the Joy Division and New Order albums.

Welsh rockers Funeral for a Friend will bring their previous six studio albums to Bingley as well as new album ‘Chapter and Verse’.

Rae Morris is the first headliner of the Discovery Stage to be announced. Having been long listed in the BBC Sound of 2015 poll, Rae has recently delivered sessions for Fearne Cotton on Radio One and has a debut album named ‘Unguarded’.

For more details, visit

About the Author

Guest Editorial

- The work of guest writers who publish original content to the Yorkshire Standard. All material is copyrighted and belongs to the Yorkshire Standard.

Leave a comment

Your comment will be approved before it is published.

Comments containing profanity, spam or web links will NOT be approved.