Dr Marten’s are inviting emerging talent to apply to play at their Briggate Takeover at this year’s Live at Leeds. Five artists will be chosen from applications received by 19th April.

For more information, please visit: https://www.musicglue.com/dr-martens-lal18.

The Live At Leeds Line-Up this year features the following acts:

Idles
Superorganism
Nadine Shah
Rae Morris
Cabbage
The Xcerts
Cosmo Pyke
King Nun
The Night Cafe
Sea Girls
Demob Happy
Mullally
Adam French
Easy Life
The Van T’s
Forever Cult
Kruum
Pom Poko
The Blinders
Love Ssega
Low Island
Fizzy Blood
Sheafs
The Beach
Oddity Road
…and many more.

Live At Leeds 2018 is a multi-venue festival taking place in Leeds City Centre on May 5th 2018. For further details and information, head to www.liveatleeds.com.

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