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Festival line-up update – 15 May 2012

By | Published on Tuesday 15 May 2012


BINGLEY MUSIC LIVE, Myrtle Park, Bingley, 31 Aug – 2 Sep: Citizens!, Ellen & The Escapades and The Chevin are new to the Bingley bill, and align with existing bookings including The Charlatans, Nero, Hard-Fi, The Pigeon Detectives, Stooshe and Maverick Sabre.

BLISSFIELDS, Woodmancott, Hampshire, 29 Jun – 1 Jul: Now billed under the banner ‘Game For It’, this year’s sports-themed Blissfields has on-side the just confirmed Bastille, Tropics, Me, Jake Bugg and King Charles, who will play alongside such already mentioned attractions as Patrick Wolf, The Noisettes, Spector, Toddla T, Guillemots, Clock Opera, Theme Park, Eugene McGuinness, Toy and Charli XCX.

CAMBRIDGE FOLK FESTIVAL, Cherry Hinton Hall, Cambridge, 26-29 Jul: Karima Francis, Liz Green and King Charles front a list of fledgling folk hopes just added to the Cambridge Fest proceedings, and thus share space with the more established and previously announced likes of Clannad, Joan Armatrading, The Proclaimers, June Tabor & Oysterband, Billy Bragg and Seth Lakeman.

INDIETRACKS, Butterley Station, Derbyshire, 6-8 Jul: Darren Hayman and Belle & Sebastian’s Stevie Jackson join established Indietracks fixtures including The Vaselines, Summer Camp, Girls Names, The Proper Ornaments and Veronica Falls.

WICKHAM FESTIVAL, Wickham, Hampshire, 2-5 Aug: As well as an apt live set by the just added Wurzels, this rural familial fest will also host KT Tunstall, The Proclaimers, Jools Holland, Levellers and Bellowhead.