Handmade Festival is set to take place on April 28-30, 2017 at the O2 Academy, Attenborough Arts Centre and various other local venues in Leicester. With just over a month to go, the organisers have announced the final group of artists to perform they are;
Goat Girl, Baba Naga, Kovic, Courtney Askey, Little Hours, Peaness, Miriam Franklin and Leah Porcelain. They join the already announced headliners Twin Atlantic and the likes of Frightened Rabbit, British Sea Power, Pulled Apart By Horses, Muncie Girls. Honeyblood, JAWS, Tigercub, Puppy, Idles, Cabbage, Superfood, Demob Happy, God Damn, Kagoule, Gallops, Ash Mammal, Kermes, Dead!, Fizzy Blood, Shame, Fish, Van Zeller, Happyness, Life, Willie J Healy, Charlotte Carpenter, Magique, Arcades, Get Inuit, Meatwave, Youth Man, Ohboy!, Happy Accidents, Yr Poetry, Walking Aida, Orchards, Dark Hours, Souer and The Lids.
Also announced is the new Friday night programme that is free to festival ticket holders or £10 for just the night! The programme will be headlined by HMLTD, Her Name Is Calla, Haiku Salut and Grace Petrie with support from Fang Club, Kovic, Husky Loops, Fazerdaze, Easy Life, Dead Pretties, Cold Water Souls, Neon Waltz, and Pleasure House.