Kubix Festival 2021: A new set of artists announced for the festival at Herrington Country Park in Sunderland
All the opening acts of the 2022 edition of the Kubix Festival have been announced with three days of live music promised by the organizers.
Next year’s festival will see the event expand to a full weekend of the rock and indie part of the festival, with guitar-based bands heading to Herrington Country Park on Friday the 15th and Saturday the 16th. July while the pop and dance side of the festival will take place on Saturday July 9th.
Opening day has already seen the announcement of Steps, Aqua and the Vengaboys, with many more artists to add to the lineup.
The Vengaboys are regulars at Kubix, having already performed at the festival in 2021.
The rock and indie weekend has more names announced, with ’90s alternative rockers Shed Seven headlining on day two of the event. The Friday night headliner has yet to be announced.
Further in the lineup, the Happy Mondays and Stiff Little Fingers debut with Kubix on Friday and Saturday respectively.
Bands that have yet to announce when they will perform include The Lightning Seeds of Liverpool while The Undertones will bring “Teenage Kicks” and more punk anthems to Sunderland.
Following their flagship show on Holmeside’s Independent in August 2021, Galsvegas will also be returning to Sunderland, alongside Skids, Pop Will Eat Itself and Ferocious Dog.
Sunderland AFC fans will be more than aware of Republica’s “Ready To Go” and the band will be performing this weekend as well.
With more acts across the pop and rock weekends yet to be announced, tickets are on sale on the Kubix website.