Get to know Harkin

We met Katie Harkin (aka Harkin) ahead of her Outlines set. She's from Leeds, though she's never heard of it...

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Outlines Venues 2017

Outlines is only five weeks away and we’re already excited. 

The 100 acts on the bill will be playing in five of the fines venues in Sheffield, including Outlines' first outing to the iconic Leadmill. The Leadmill is now in its 35th year, and is Sheffield longest running live music venue and nightclub. Hosting some of the biggest live acts in the world including Pulp, Arctic Monkeys and Bloc Party, they will be teaming with Outlines to bring a number of our massive acts to their stage.

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Local Talent at Outlines

From the Sydney-incepted psych of Jagwar Ma to the sparse and elegant songwriting of the L.A-raised Azusena – Outlines Number Two will host a worldwide roster of talent. However, it'd be a mistake to overlook the plethora of home-grown flair, with some of Yorkshire’s most scintillating up-and-coming artists poised to invigorate the first date of the UK’s 2017 festival calendar. From sun-soaked dream-pop to abrasive afro-beat – the Steel City will host a wide breadth of eclecticism. Here are a few Yorkshire-born outfits not to be missed this March.

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2017 band applications are now closed

Thanks to every artist who submitted an application to join this year's Outlines bill. Applications are now closed. We will be announcing the 20 successful artists, along with a whole host of new names, in the next couple of weeks. Watch this space.

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Tier One tickets now sold out

With Outlines Festival now just eight weeks away, tickets have been selling fast. Our Tier One tickets are now sold out, with Tier Two onsale now. Tier Two tickets are just £20 for a full weekend ticket.

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Jagwar Ma remix Warpaint's 'New Song'

With Warpaint's drummer Stella Mozgawa having lent her sticks to Jagwar Ma's new record Every Now & Then, the two bands are no strangers to collaboration. Now, Jono from Jagwar Ma has offered up this ace remix of Warpaint's latest single 'New Song'.

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