Bloc Party, Charlatans, Stereophonics and Super Furry Animals will headline four gigs in aid of Shelter as part of the annual X FM Winter Wonderland shows.

The shows take place in London, Manchester, Glasgow and Cardiff.

Brixton Academy will launch the run of gigs on Sunday Sunday 9.

Bloc Party will be playing alongside Supergrass, Kate Nash and One Night Only.

The other shows are:

Glasgow Academy, Monday 10
The Twang
Special guests TBA
Figure 5

Manchester Apollo, Tuesday 11
The Charlatans
Special guests TBA
The Courteeners
The Ting Tings

Cardiff University, Wednesday 12
Super Furry Animals
The Enemy
Kids In Glass Houses
Special guests TBA
Duffy (accoustic set)

The winners of X FM's Rock School in the London, Manchester and Scotland areas will open their relevant show.

Tickets for the gigs will be available to XFM VIPs from Thursday 8th November from 9am. You can sign up at
XFM's website.

Tickets for the general public will go on sale at 9am on Friday the 9th of November.

X FM's new station in Wales will begin test transmitions next week, and launch at the end of November. The DJ line up is set to include former Stereophonics drummer Stewart Cable (currently on Kerrang Radio) and two members of Goldie Lookin' Chain who will host the drivetime show each weekday evening.