DJ Yoda & Verses for Slam Dunk

DJ Yoda

DJ Yoda

Slam Dunk has added more bands and DJ’s to the 9th annual festival.

Announced today are rising stars from Brighton, Verses and Birmingham Pop Punk band Light You Up. They will join exclusive headliners All American Rejects for the 3 day festival which covers Leeds, Hatfield and Wolverhampton.

Confirmed for the ‘The Uprawr DJ stage’ is a headline slot from DJ Yoda. He will be joined by Slam Dunk regular Tek One who returns for an exclusive DJ set of rock-step. The stage will be closed by Slam Dunk & Uprawr residents and special guests.

Slam Dunk festival takes places at Leeds University on the 24th of May, The Forum, Hertfordshire on the 25th and Wolverhampton Civic on the 26th using a combination of indoor and outdoor stages. In addition to the three main festivals, Slam Dunk will also be returning to Scotland and Wales with new venues confirmed as the Edinburgh Liquid Room and the Newport Centre in Wales. These festivals will feature pop-punk performances from the likes of We Are the In Crowd, Hit the Lights, Neck Deep and Decade.

Tickets for the main festivals are priced at at £35 or £39 with Afterparty access across all sites and are available here. Tickets for the Edinburgh and Wales editions are priced at  £15 and are available from and