Slaves, Wild Beasts, Jagwar Ma, Black Honey and more announced for Live At Leeds 2017

There's also The Big Moon, The Magic Gang and enough other names to make this one of the biggest line-ups of festival season 2017.
The initial line-up for this year’s Live At Leeds festival has been announced, and it’s a ‘reet good ‘un.

Amongst the first batch of names icludes Slaves, Wild Beats and Jagwar Ma. There’s also Dork faves JAWS, Lets Eat Grandma, The Big Moon, Black Honey, The Magic Gang, Bad Sounds and Superfood – yep, Superfood are back, amongst a whole tonne of other big hitters.

Festival Director Andy Smith said: “We’re really excited to reveal the first bands for Live at Leeds 2017. It’s great to welcome back local heroes the Pigeon Detectives and Wild Beasts, it’s been 7 years since Wild Beasts last joined us. Alongside them is a plethora of exciting established and new breaking artists.

“Slaves rejoin us after totally smashing the Brudenell Social Club in 2015. White Lies and Superfood return after lengthy stints away and keep an eye out for the Amazons, Blackwaters, Fangclub and Freak, all pressing forward with the new wave of guitar and punk music that encompasses what Live at Leeds is all about.”

There are loads more names still to be announced for the northern powerhouse, which takes place on Saturday, 29th April 2017. Tickets are on sale now – you can find the full line-up to date below.


Wild Beasts

White Lies

Jagwar Ma

The Pigeon Detectives



Let’s Eat Grandma

Black Honey

The Big Moon

The Amazons


The Magic Gang

Bad Sounds


Nilufer Yanya


Brian Deady

The Night Cafe


The Bay Rays


The Pale White



Luxury Death


Team Picture



The Opera Comic


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