added: 21 Jul 2014 // by: Music-News.com Newsdesk
The annual festival of free gigs at London's legendary venue The Roundhouse is back for the whole of September 2014, with 30 nights of free live shows from some of the biggest names in music.
The first wave of artists have been announced and include Kasabian, Beck, Jungle, Calvin Harris and Robert Plant among them.
BECK - 2 SEPTEMBER
Beck 2014 (iTunes Festival)
After a six-year break between solo releases, this year marked the arrival of one of Beck's finest moments, Morning Phase. Mr Hansen plays the Roundhouse on Tuesday 2 September.
KASABIAN - 5 SEPTEMBER
On Friday, 5 September, all-conquering heroes Kasabian hit the Roundhouse, bringing their Number 1 album 48:13 with them. Fresh off the back of a huge hometown show in Leicester and closing Glastonbury festival, this is one of THE shows of 2014.
8 SEPTEMBER - ROBERT PLANT
Robert Plant 2014
On Monday 8 September, former Led Zeppelin frontman Robert Plant brings his bewitching solo album, lullaby and... The Ceaseless Roar, to the historic setting of The Roundhouse.
PHARRELL WILLIAMS AND JUNGLE - 10 SEPTEMBER
Jungle 2014 (iTunes Festival)
And on Wednesday 10 September up and coming indie soul superstars Jungle will perform at the iTunes Festival with R&B renaissance and legend man Pharell Williams.
UK residents will be able to apply to win tickets via www.itunes.com/festival and the shows will be able to watch for free live or for a limited time afterward-with iTunes on their iPhone, iPad, iPod touch or computer, or big screen with Apple TV.
The iTunes Festival was first held in 2007 and has played host to hundreds of artists including Oasis, Mumford And Sons, Florence And The Machine, Pixies, Haim, Primal Scream, Foo Fighters and many many more.
iTunes Festival 2014 confirmed artists so far:
5 Seconds Of Summer
Calvin Harris + Kiesza
Pharrell Williams + Jungle
Blondie + Chrissie Hynde