First acts to play at Sheffield's music festival Tramlines announced

The first wave of artists to play at city festival Tramlines have been announced today.

Monday, 1st February 2016, 08:17 am
Updated Monday, 1st February 2016, 08:24 am
Fans at the Main Stage in Sheffield, United Kingdom on 25 July 2015. Photo by Glenn Ashley.

Dizzee Rascal has been named as Friday night’s Main Stage headliner.

Young Fathers, Dawn Penn, Goldie MBE, Toddla T, Norman Jay MBE, Amy Becker, Mumdance, Field Music, Hinds, Gwenno, C Duncan, Randall will also take to the stage over the three-day music extravaganza.

Upcoming Sheffield band Trash will also be included alongside other emerging talent, Little Simz, Hinds, C Duncan; Meilyr Jones, Rukhsana Merrise and All We Are.

For tickets to Tramlines 2016, which will run from Friday July 22 to Sunday July 26, visit