Handmade Festival organisers have announced the latest list of acts to be appearing at this years festival. Handmade Festival will take place at Leicester’s O2 Academy for two days of the finest music, comedy, art, film, performance and photography, hand-picked and carefully curated. The festival will take place on 5th & 6th May 2018.

The full line-up now reads as follows:

Circa Waves / Drenge / The Big Moon / Idles / Little Comets / Dinosaur Pile Up / Protomartyr / Future Of The Left / Spector / Turbowolf / Girl Ray / Findlay / Get Cape, Ear Cape Fly / Spook School / Grace Petrie / The Orielles / Thought Forms / Anteros / Weirds / Indoor Pets / Easy Life / She Makes War / Rascalton / Her’s / Strange Bones / Delta Sleep / Dream Nails / Peaness / Nelson Can / Phobophones / Rattle / Gender Roles / Black Futures / Mellow Gang / Magique / Natalie Evans / Crosa Rosa / Babe Punch / Eyre Llew / Sports Team / Soft Boys & Girls Club / The Wytches / Genghar / Black Peaks / Low Island / Geowulf / Art School Girlfriend / Kamikazee Girls / Fling / Superego / Traps / Jsp / Timmas

More details and tickets are available from http://www.handmadefestival.co.uk

I have an unhealthy obsession with bad horror movies, the song Wanted Dead Or Alive and crap British game shows. I do this not because of the sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll lifestyle it affords me but more because it gives me an excuse to listen to bands that sound like hippos mating.