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Rock band Athlete announce TT gig

Athlete will play the Villa Marina on 5 June

Indie band Athlete have been confirmed to play in Douglas during this year's TT Festival on the Isle of Man.

The band will play at the Royal Hall at the Villa Marina on 5 June, the day before Senior Race Day.

Minister for Tourism and Leisure, Adrian Earnshaw, said it was "great news for the TT".

Also playing at the Villa during the TT event are MotoGP star James Toseland's band Crash and Status Quo. The Status Quo gig is already sold out.

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