FATHERSON ANNOUNCE “THE ROAD TO T IN THE PARK” DATES
T in the Park festival organisers DF Concerts and founding partner Tennent’s Lager are excited to welcome Scottish trio Fatherson to the packed T in the Park bill, as the band also announce their “The Road to T in the Park” Highlands and Islands tour ahead of their trip to the festival over 8th – 10th July.
The band’s fourth T in the Park appearance will be preceded by a selection of dates across Skye, Thurso, Orkney and Aberdeen, as they take their well-wrought tunes to venues this month. Fatherson have already secured support from Radio 1, Radio X and Absolute Radio ahead of the release of their second album, Open Book, due to be released this summer.
Fatherson’s The Road to T in the Park:
Thu 26th May – Community Centre, Portree Skye
Fri 27th May – Y-Not Bar & Grill, Thurso
Sat 28th May – Sailing Club, Orkney
Sun 29th May – Café Drummond, Aberdeen
Fans can purchase tickets to The Road to T in the Park via www.gigsinscotland.com
T IN THE PARK 2016 LINE-UP
FRIDAY 8TH JULY: The Stone Roses, Disclosure, Courteeners, Alesso, Jamie xx, James Morrison, Frightened Rabbit, Oliver Heldens, Rodrigo y Gabriela, Hannah Wants, Bear’s Den, Fun Lovin’ Criminals, Krept & Konan, The Coral, Alessia Cara, The Temperance Movement, Augustines, Ash, Oh Wonder, WSTRN
BBC RADIO 1 SUMMER OF DANCE STAGE hosted by Annie Mac, Pete Tong & Danny Howard (live on Radio 1)
Plus more to be announced
SLAM TENT: Len Faki, Ricardo Villalobos b2b Raresh, DVS1, Petrichor (live)
SATURDAY 9TH JULY: Calvin Harris, Bastille, The 1975, The Last Shadow Puppets, Catfish and the Bottlemen, Jess Glynne, Kaiser Chiefs, Travis, Tinie Tempah, Tom Odell, Jack Garratt, Stiff Little Fingers, Shed Seven, Disciples, Rat Boy, Fatherson, DMA’s, Maxi Jazz & The E-Type Boys, The Struts, VANT, JR Green + more to be announced
SLAM TENT: Richie Hawtin, Nina Kraviz, Slam, Skream, Guy Gerber, Daniel Avery, B-Traits
SUNDAY 10TH JULY: Red Hot Chili Peppers, LCD Soundsystem, Chase & Status, Faithless, Major Lazer, James Bay, Jake Bugg, Craig David’s TS5, Frank Turner & the Sleeping Souls, Slaves, Maximo Park, John Grant, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, FIDLAR, Blossoms, The Lightning Seeds, Sunset Sons, The Sherlocks, Borns + more to be announced
SLAM TENT: Jeff Mills, Seth Troxler, Chris Liebing, Marcel Dettmann, Speedy J
Fans looking to secure tickets for T in the Park 2016 have until midnight on Sunday 8th May to take advantage of the offer of free bus travel, announced last week. The deal offers anyone who purchases a weekend camping ticket over the next 6 days, from now till midnight on Sunday 8th May, the chance to have their bus fare to and from the festival covered!
Weekend with camping tickets and bus travel can be purchased at: www.tinthepark.com/tickets/coach-travel
Pink Moon Camping is new to T in the Park 2016 and provides a unique camping experience, offering hassle free pre-pitched tents and a range of home comforts in an exclusive campsite – for more information and ticket prices, go to: www.tinthepark.com/tickets.
Boutique camping options in The Residence will also be available for those looking for luxury living at T in the Park – check out www.tinthepark.com/theresidence.
Wristbands for Refresh – the pamper parlour which offers access to salon standard hair washing facilities, hair straighteners, hair dryers, and premium showers and toilets – will also be available from www.tinthepark.com/refresh.
Further line-up details will be revealed in the coming months, and fans can keep up to date on the latest T in the Park news via www.tinthepark.com, www.facebook.com/tinthepark and by following on Twitter @Tinthepark, and on Instagram @tinthepark.