Foals, DMA'S and The Streets to headline Sounds of the City 2020

25 November 2019, 18:01 | Updated: 29 November 2019, 17:02

Foals, DMA'S and The Streets' Mike Skinner
Foals, DMA'S and The Streets' Mike Skinner. Picture: Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images & Press & Dave Simpson/WireImage/Getty Images

The acts are among those to play the series of concerts, which will take place at Manchester's Castlefield Bowl throughout July.

Sounds of the City have announced a string of headline acts for 2020.

The festival, which takes place across July in Manchester's Castlefield Bowl, will return for next year with the likes of Foals, DMA'S and The Streets playing individual headline gigs at the iconic venue.

Tickets go on sale from Friday 29 November at 9.30am.

Foals will kick off proceedings on 1 July, performing tracks from across their career, including their first ever UK No. 1 album Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost Part 2.

Yannis Philippakis and co will be joined by special guests and Manchester's own, Everything Everything.

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Foals
Foals. Picture: Press/ Alex Knowles

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Australian trio, the DMA'S, will return to their adopted hometown of Manchester on 9 July to treat fans to tracks from across their first two albums, The Hills and For Now - as well as their as-yet-untitled third studio album.

They'll be supported by special guests The Blinders and The Lathums.

DMA's band image
DMA's band image. Picture: Press

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The Streets' Mike Skinner will bring his brand of rap to the Bowl on 10 July, with support acts yet to be announced.

The Streets' Mike Skinner in Auckland, New Zealand
The Streets' Mike Skinner in Auckland, New Zealand. Picture: Dave Simpson/WireImage/Getty Images

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Also confirmed for the string of gigs are the likes of Crowded House, Kaiser Chiefs, Paul Heaton and Lewis Capaldi.

Over the years, Castlefield Bowl has hosted sold out shows from the likes of New Order, Arcade Fire, The Kooks, Elbow, The Wombats, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Rag'n'Bone Man, Last Shadow Puppets and Catfish And The Bottlemen.

Tickets go on sale on Friday 29 November at 9.30am via www.gigsandtours.com, www.ticketmaster.co.uk and www.ticketline.co.uk.

See the line up dates below:

See the line-up for Sounds Of The City Festival 2020

Wed 1 July - FOALS + SPECIAL GUESTS EVERYTHING EVERYTHING

Thursday 2 July - CROWDED HOUSE + SPECIAL GUESTS

Friday 3 July - KAISER CHIEFS + VERY SPECIAL GUESTS RAZORLIGHT

Saturday 4 July - PAUL HEATON & JACQUI ABBOTT

Wednesday 8 July - LEWIS CAPALDI + SPECIAL GUESTS

Thursday 9 July - DMA’S + SPECIAL GUESTS THE BLINDERS + THE LATHUMS

Friday 10 July - THE STREETS + SPECIAL GUESTS

Saturday 11 July - HACIENDA CLASSICAL + SPECIAL GUESTS

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