Noel Gallagher‘s High Flying Birds will headline the event, with the bill also boasting The Courteeners, Blossoms, Rick Astley, poet Tony Walsh (aka Longfella) and a DJ set from Clint Boon of Inspiral Carpets. More acts are to be announced.
Tickets go on sale this Thursday, Aug. 17, at 9 a.m. Find tickets and more information here.
A separate charity concert took place at Old Trafford on June 4. Organized by Ariana Grande, the One Love Manchester concert featured performances from Grande herself as well as Miley Cyrus, Justin Bieber, Chris Martin, Katy Perry, Pharrell Williams and Manchester native Liam Gallagher, among many others.