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Sunderland's Waves festival is set to make a triumphant return for its highly anticipated third edition on Saturday 11th November 2023, featuring the eminent art-rock ensemble Everything Everything from Manchester as its headlining act.

The all-day multi-venue festival takes place over a minimum of seven venues in the heart of the city bringing international, national and regional artists together for a day of music in Sunderland. Returning for a third year, Waves will once again utilise the city's flagship venue The Fire Station as the main stage whilst also welcoming fantastic community hubs Pop Recs and Diegos alongside Independent, The Peacock, The Ship Isis and The Bunker who have been involved since 2021.

Waves are proud to open up 'The Bunker Apply To Play' slot as the festival looks to discover more exciting new talent from across the UK and bring them to Sunderland's biggest new music showcase. Apply to Play for a chance of a slot at this year's Waves festival in Sunderland.

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