FESTIVAL NEWS: Five4Five Fest Announces Extra Bands Due To Overwhelming Support
Five4Five Fest have announced a surprise wave of additional bands for their brand new online festival, set to take place on 15th-16th May 2020.
Joining Friday’s line-up will be Yonaka, Rob Lynch and Lacey, whilst Trash Boat, ROAM and Wargasm will perform on Saturday.
They perform alongside headliners Enter Shikari and Don Broco, as well as Deaf Havana, As It Is, Hot Milk, Stay Free, Lizzy Farrall, Fatherson, The Dangerous Summer and Tigress.
Eight bands will play each day of the festival, with a mixture of full band, solo/duo and completely reimagined performances streamed via the Five4Five Facebook page from 7:30pm each evening.
Five4Five Fest has also announced DJs who will close each night with afterparties. 15th May will see Tasmin Taylor and Lais MW/Team Up play a series of club night alt bangers, whilst 16th May will see Osmosis play a drum n bass set before Zoe London closes out the festival.
The shows will be public and completely free, but those attending will be encouraged to donate £5 via a link that will be provided during the event. All profits will be donated to NHS Charities Together.
Along with standalone donations, festival viewers will also be able to donate to buy fixed price Five4Five Fest merch including t-shirts and posters. Raffle tickets can also be purchased to enter into a competition to win a range of prizes, including Enter Shikari and Don Broco signed drum skins, a signed test pressing of As It Is‘ album The Great Depression, signed handwritten lyrics from The Dangerous Summer and more.
Vans, Signature Brew and Music Glue have also been announced as sponsors for the festival. Vans are donating three pairs of shoes for the raffle, where three winners will get a pair of Vans of their choice from the Classics Collection. Signature Brew have donated three of their Signature Brew Pub in A Box range, which includes a selection of beers, snacks, glassware, a pub quiz, curated playlists and more. Music Glue will be handling the merch store and donation mechanic.
For more information head to the Five4Five Fest website HERE.