Catfish & The Bottlemen to headline new London festival

Indie-rockers, Catfish & The Bottlemen have been announced to headline a huge new festival in London. 

Community Festival will take place on 1st July in Finsbury Park.

Major artists including The Wombats and Slaves have also been announced to play the event, which calls itself 'A one day celebration of the best in new music'.

The line-up also features: The Hunna, Darlia, Fickle Friends and RedFaces

Melvin Benn, one of the festival's organisers said: "Finsbury Park has been a real hub for live music for many decades, so we can't think of anywhere better to launch a new music festival in London."

Festival Republic, the people behind Reading & Leeds, have organised Community Festival too and are expecting large crowds to attend the event in the summer. 

Tickets go on sale from 10am on 21st February.

Words Lauren Wade

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