Organisers at Slam Dunk Festival have dropped their first announcement for their 2023 festival confirming the event will be headlined by The Offspring and Enter Shikari.

The alt-weekender which takes place over two sites at Hatfield and Leeds, will take place on May 27th (Hatfield) and May 28th, 2023 (Leeds).

As well as The Offspring and Enter Shikari, 20 more bands have been announced to join them, including the return of Kids In Glass Houses who will be celebrating the 15th anniversary of their debut album Smart Casual.

The full line-up of bands reads as follows:

Enter Shikari
The Offspring
Kids In Glass Houses
The Academy Is…
Billy Talent

Four Year Strong
Trash Boat
Bowling For Soup
Less Than Jake

Holding Absence
Fit For A King
Real Friends

Destroy Boys
Maggie Lindemann
Charlotte Sands

Slam Dunk returns to Hatfield and Leeds on May 27th (Hatfield) and May 28th, 2023 (Leeds) and you can pick up tickets from here.

Slam Dunk 2023 Festival Artwork
Slam Dunk 2023 Festival Artwork

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.