17:15 - I, The Lion
I, The Lion are a 3 piece post-punk trio, featuring heavy progressive bass lines, twisting guitar riffs, hard hitting drums and melodic harmonious vocals. They have shared the stage with acts including Gallows, DZ Deathrays, Talons plus recorded with Jason Wilson (You Me At Six, Reuben, Fightstar) at Stakeout Studios in London.
18:15 - Airlocked
Airlocked are a three piece rock band from Reading.
19:15 - Area 52
We welcome the return of Area 52 to AYL. The Reading-based rock band with Rose (bass+vocals), Katie (rhythm guitar), Cat (lead guitar), George (lead guitar) and Max (drums). The band have received BBC Radio 1 airplay, recorded at Abbey Road studios and supported I Am Giant.
20:15 - Electric River
Rock band Electric River have supported the likes of Lit and New Model Army, as well as appearances at reputable festivals such as the Levellers' very own Beautiful Days shindig and Blackpool's premier punk party, Rebellion.
Their album 'The Faith & Patience' was produced by Peter Miles (The King Blues, We Are The Ocean) and mastered at Abbey Road Studios by Frank Arkwright (Arcade Fire, Frank Turner) with their single 'Keep the engine burning' receiving 4 star reviews from Kerrang!, Rocksound, Classic Rock and Big Cheese.
21:15 - Bellyeyesmile - REPLACE *Colt 45*
Colt 45 are no longer able to perform at AYL and Bellyesyesmile are stepping in to perform two festival sets. 7 pm at The Bowery District and 9:15 at the Face Bar.
22:15 - Smokey Bastard *Cancelled*
*** Due to unforeseen circumstances Smokey Bastard have sadly had to cancel their performance at AYL ***
Formed in early 2007, Reading-based Folk-Punk outfit Smokey Bastard started with the intention of being the UK’s answer to the likes of Dropkick Murphys and Flogging Molly. After self-releasing their debut album, "Propping Up the Floor" in 2009, Smokey Bastard began incorporating influences from further afield resulting in 2011's "Tales From The Wasteland", released on Bomber Music.
After touring the UK and mainland Europe, playing a live Maida Vale session for the BBC Radio 1 Punk Show and countless festival appearances, Smokey Bastard are now ready to release their third offering, "Back to the Drawing Room". With a more progressive approach to rhythm and song writing, Smokey Bastard are pushing the limits of what you thought Folk-Punk could be.