6 Music Live at Maida Vale returns in October and this year will form part of 6 Music Live, a network-wide celebration of live performances. Lauren Laverne has announced Johnny Marr, First Aid Kit, James, La Roux, and Underworld as the final five acts that will be performing at Maida Vale from Monday 6 to Friday 10 October.
6 Music Live at Maida Vale for five days of incredible music, performed live to an intimate audience of fans. The week is hosted by Laverne who will interview the artists and introduce their sets. Each day this week on her daily show, Laverne will reveal the date of each band/artist performing. The performances will also be live-streamed at bbc.co.uk/6music, plus there will be daily highlights via BBC Red Button during the evening and the following week.
Laverne said: “I can’t wait for October to come around. It’s going to be yet another brilliant year for the 6 Music Live at Maida Vale sessions with this amazing line-up which encapsulates the spirit of 6 Music.”
Last October, 6 Music Live at Maida Vale featured Sir Paul McCartney, Polica, Sigur Ros, Goldfrapp and Manic Street Preachers and reached over 1.2 million viewers via the BBC Red Button.
Tickets will be available via a ballot and applications open on Monday 15 September - for details about applying visit BBC 6 Music.