It’s official – indie legends Happy Mondays will headline the main stage at this year’s Sportbeat Festival in Gloucester.

The 1980s/90s Manchester group, whose hits include Step On and Hallelujah, still have a large following nationally. They will headline the main stage on Sunday 21st August 2016.

Singer Shaun Ryder said: “We’re all really excited and looking forward to playing the Sportbeat festival for the first time – outdoor events always have a good vibe and atmosphere about them as well.’’

Echo & The Bunnymen, Jaguar Skills, Coasts and Duke have already been announced with Saturday’s headline act still to be announced.

The festival takes place on August 20th – 21st at the Oxstalls Sports Park, Plock Court, Gloucester.

Tickets are on sale now: https://www.sportbeatfest.com/tickets/ 

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