Sound City has announced The Walkmen, Reverend and the Makers, Toy and The Wombats are to play at this year’s festival.
Taking place from May 2 – 4 in Liverpool, the event will feature 350 bands appearing in over 25 venues.
Joining the four acts will be Fossil Collective, a two-piece from Leeds, and indie pop act The 1975. Leeds rock act, Hawk Eyes will also perform along with Midlands act Swim Deep and The Family Rain.
In addition, Tracey Thorn and The Wombats lead singer and guitarist Murph are the first two names announced for the conference Q and A sessions.
Thorn will be in-conversation with DJ / writer Dave Haslam and Murph will talk with the bands manager Simon Bobbet.