US festival hits London as Sheffield band named to headline - tickets
David Renshaw

12:23 11th April 2012

Bring Me The Horizon have been announced as the headline act at the first ever UK leg of the Warped Tour.

The punk/ metal festival is a fixture in America, attracting the biggest bands in the scene every year yet has remained absent from the UK until now.

Sheffield band Bring Me The Horizon, led by Oli Sykes, will headline the event - which is taking place at London's Alexandra Palace on November 10th.

The rest of the line up, said to feature over 25 bands, will be announced on May 7th.

Tickets for the Warped Tour UK go onsale on May 7. For more information and ticket details, visit Gigwise gig tickets.

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