Paolo Nutini, Jamie T & More Confirmed For 2024 Tramlines Festival
Sheffield’s biggest party, Tramlines, returns for 2024 with one of its strongest line ups and its biggest first announcement to date including three main stage headliners plus over 50 other acts, all set to appear over five stages from Friday 26 to Sunday 28 July.
Headlining this year’s edition of Tramlines on The Sarah Nulty Main Stage is Paolo Nutini (Friday), Jamie T (Saturday) and Snow Patrol (Sunday), each making their debut appearance at the 40,000-capacity event. Key headline support comes from Bombay Bicycle Club who have just announced their new Fantasies EP; returning Tramlines favourite and chart topping, Tom Grennan; and what will be one of the most highly anticipated performances of the weekend, a home turf appearance from Sheffield legends, The Human League with their first UK show of the year.
Headliners over on the second stage, officially known as T’Other Stage – lovingly named by a competition winner in 2018 – are one of the finest Britpop bands of the 90s, The Charlatans (Fri), the Brit-Award winning Holly Humberstone (Sat), and the Mercury-nominated Yard Act (Sun) who’ve been teasing out a slew of joyful new singles from their forthcoming second album.
Other not-to-missed performances spanning everything from drum ‘n’ bass to spoken word come from the Queen of Dance, Annie Mac; Geordie misfits Maximo Park; Scottish indie crew, The Snuts; hit-making rapper and producer Example; breakout spoken word artist Anthony Szmierek; there’s a welcome return for Soft Play – FKA Slaves; Birmingham brothers PEACE; indie-pop stars The Magic Gang; grunge alt.rock outfit The Mysterines; The Maccabees spin-off band, 86TVs; BBC 6 Music 2023 Album Of The Year nominee, Will J Healey; and special guests, The View, who only returned to festival stages last year after a long hiatus. Visit the event’s official website for further information.
Operations Director of Tramlines Festival, Timm Cleasby commented in a press release, “I’m delighted to release the first wave of acts for Tramlines 2024. There are some great bands on the line up! Securing headliners like Paolo Nutini, Jamie T and Snow Patrol is a fantastic testament to the reputation of Tramlines – and the hard work of our booking team – and, as always, they’re joined by top Sheffield talent including The Human League, Everly Pregnant Bros, Coco, and Otis Mensah, with many more to follow.”