Here’s who’s playing Dot To Dot Festival 2020

Here's what fans need to know about the new music festival, returning to Manchester, Bristol and Nottingham in May.

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Celebrating its fifteenth year, organisers of Dot To Dot Festival have confirmed the event will return this May.

The three-day touring music festival showcases some of the best new artists from around the globe and takes place across multiple venues in Manchester on Friday 22 May, Bristol on Saturday 23 May and Nottingham on Sunday 24 May 2020.

The festival is set to be headlined by Leicester five piece Easy Life. 

The band arrive at Dot To Dot fresh from finishing as runners up on the prestigious BBC Sound Of Poll 2020 and are currently preparing for the release of their forthcoming new mixtape Junk Food. 

Junk Food features the band’s latest single Sangria and features fellow BBC Sound Of nominee Arlo Parks.

easy life - sangria (official music video) ft. Arlo Parks

For the first time ever Dot To Dot will feature a jazz stage on each leg of the festival, with the first act announced for the stage as South East London collective Steam Down

Also confirmed to appear at Dot To Dot 2020 this May are Wakefield acoustic soul makers Skinny Living, Portland singer songwriter Alexandra Savior, Chartreuse, Drug Store Romeos, GraceyTaylor Janzen, Pist Idiots, Aaron Smith and Spacey Jane.

Skinny Living - Let Go

Dot To Dot is a metropolitan festival which takes over some of the best music venues across Manchester, Bristol and Nottingham over May bank holiday weekend. The festival aims to showcase the hottest new music and alumni include The 1975, The xx, Florence + The Machine, Dua Lipa, Mumford And Sons, Foals and loads more.

Last year’s event saw record breaking sales, with over 15,000 revellers catching ferocious sets from the likes of Swim Deep, Dream Wife and Crystal Fighters.

Dot To Dot Festival 2020 Line-up

Dot To Dot Festival 2020 will be headlined by Easy Life.

Manchester: 22 May 2020
Bristol: 23 May 2020
Nottingham: 23 May 2020
  • Easy Life
  • Dope Lemon
  • Pip Blom
  • Steam Down
  • Skinny Living
  • Matt Maltese
  • Alexandra Savior
  • Bamily
  • Birthh
  • Boy In Space
  • Allman Brown
  • Chartreuse
  • Olivia Dean
  • Drug Store Romeos
  • Gracey
  • Taylor Janzen
  • Jerub
  • Langkamer
  • Liines
  • Navvy
  • Tay Oskee
  • Eve Owen
  • Pist Idiots
  • Press Club
  • Respons
  • Sad Boys Club
  • Alfie Sharp
  • Aaron Smith
  • Somebody’s Child
  • Kofi Stone
  • Spacey Jane
  • Tide Lines
  • Bessie Turner
  • Wunderhorse

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