Event: TRNSMT festival add more bands

If you are going to Scotland’s newest festival TRNSMT there are some new bands to see.As well as bringing Radiohead, Kasabian and Biffy Clyro to Glasgow Green, TRNSMT are celebrating local talent as well.

Set to play the King Tut’s Stage Powered by Utilita, Be Charlotte, Gerry Cinnamon, JR Green, The LaFontaines, The Van T’s, The Vegan Leather, Vistas and Wuh Oh.  Some of the bands demonstrated their festival credentials on stage, with a  special one-off warm-up with covers of the headliners.

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Glasgow’s Gerry Cinnamon performed Catfish and the Bottlemen’s ‘Cocoon’, whilst The Van T’s performed Radiohead’s ‘Climbing Up the Walls’.

Gerry Cinnamon said: “Glesga Green. Who doesn’t want to play there?. I’ve been hibernating in the studio for the last year so it’ll be good to get back in about it. Once I’m on stage it’ll be business as usual.”

Added to the TRNSMT  Jack Rocks line-up include Black Honey, Medicine Men and Tijuana Bibles. The full line-up includes, The Wytches, Superfood, Neon Waltz, The Shimmer Band, Vida, RedFaces, BlackWaters, The Phantoms, Strange Bones, Judas, Moonlight Zoo, Paves, The Assist, Sugarmen, Sahara, Foggy City Orphan, Heavy Rapid and Carousel.

*See full line-up below

Dance fans can look forward to an outstanding line- up at #SmirnoffHouse, curated by Mixmag. The stage will play host to performances from  Monki, Syreeta, Jaguar and Feel Good Smalls on Friday 7th July . A DJ set from Coldcut, Nightwave, Rebecca Vasmant and Mosteph on Saturday 8th July and Glasgow’s own Jasper James, Columbian twin DJ duo The Menendez Brothers, Silicone Soul and Sean Claude on TRNSMT’s closing night. Full line up can be found below.


FRIDAY 7TH JULY: Radiohead, Belle & Sebastian, London Grammar, Rag’n’Bone Man, Everything Everything and JP Cooper
KING TUT’S STAGE POWERED BY UTILITA: Honne, Louis Berry, Saint Motel, Be Charlotte, Wuh Oh, The Vegan Leather
JACK ROCKS STAGE: Black Honey, The Wholls, The Sundowners, The Phantoms, Sahara , Moonlight Zoo, BANG BANG ROMEO, Carousel
SMIRNOFF HOUSE CURATED BY MIXMAG: Monki, Syreeta, Jaguar, Feel Good Smalls

SATURDAY 8TH JULY: Kasabian, Catfish and the Bottlemen, George Ezra, The Kooks, Stormzy, Circa Waves and Cabbage
KING TUT’S STAGE POWERED BY UTILITA: The LaFontaines, Sundara Karma, Fickle Friends, Gerry Cinnamon, The Vryll Society, The Van Ts, Vistas
JACK ROCKS STAGE: The Wytches, Neon Waltz, Medicine Men, Vida, JUDAS, Paves, The Assist , Sugarmen, Heavy Rapids
SMIRNOFF HOUSE CURATED BY MIXMAG: Coldcut (DJ Set), Nightwave, Rebecca Vasmant, Mosteph

SUNDAY 9TH JULY: Biffy Clyro, The 1975, Two Door Cinema Club, Twin Atlantic, Blossoms, The View and The Strypes
KING TUT’S STAGE POWERED BY UTILITA: Tom Grennan, Clean Cut Kid, The Amazons, Declan McKenna, Lewis Capaldi, Vukovi, JR Green.
JACK ROCKS STAGE: Superfood, The Shimmer Band, RedFaces , Tijuana Bibles, The Blinders, White Room, Strange Bones, BlackWaters, Foggy City Orphan
SMIRNOFF HOUSE CURATED BY MIXMAG: Jasper James, The Menendez Brothers, Silicone Soul, Sean Claude

When: 7th, 8th & 9th July 2017

Where: Glasgow Green

Tickets: Weblink

Standard (excl booking fee)
1 Day – £59.50
2 Days – £110
3 Days – £155
VIP (excl booking fee)
1 Day – £99
2 Days – £185
3 Days – £235


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