The first acts have been announced for X FM’s annual Winter Wonderland shows.

The event kicks off at the Manchester Academy on Tuesday December 8, where the audience will be treated to live performances by The Cribs, Liam Fray (The Courteeners), Echo & The Bunnymen, Frank Turner, Delphic and Liam Frost.

The show then hits O2 Brixton Academy on Wednesday December 16 with artists including Razorlight, The Temper Trap, The Big Pink, Bombay Bicycle Club and Local Natives.

Tickets go on sale this Friday, November 6, at 8 AM, priced£20 for Manchester and £25 for London.

The X FM website has all the info you need.