Hit The Deck Festival has announced the addition of Pure Love, Mallory Knox, Feed The Rhino, Bossk, Fearless Vampire Killers, Landscapes, Decade, Great Cynics and Fort Hope to this years lineups. Also newly confirmed are local acts Sinners Highway and Show It Off in Nottingham and Bristol respectively.

Hit The Deck 2013 takes place across Nottingham’s Rock City, Rescue Rooms, Forum and Stealth venues on April 21st, as well as in Bristol the day before on April 20th for the first time, at the o2 Academy 1 & 2, Thekla, Fleece and Exchange venues.

The addition of Bristol for the 3rd year of Hit The Deck takes the combined capacity of the event to over 6,500, its biggest to date.