MeMe Detroit race to Silverstone

By Leigh Sanders | Music | Published:

Former The Ticket Unsigned page stars MeMe Detroit have won a national online vote to appear live at Silverstone.

MeMe - frontwoman of Brummie grungers MeMe Detroit

The grunge band from Birmingham entered a competition to perform as part of the liv.LIVE festival, which takes place on the same the weekend as the British MotoGP at the world famous racetrack on August 26 and 27.

They gathered enough votes from their fans to join other up-and-comers from around the country Suburban Symphony, HUX, Goldbirds, OMYO and State Of Millenia on the bill.

Frontwoman MeMe posted on the band's Facebook page: "Oh my God. You did it. We're going to Silverstone."

The full British MotoGP weekend runs from August 24 to 27. Tickets are available from

Leigh Sanders

By Leigh Sanders

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