With three huge outdoor stages, three marquee / bar stages, plus a children’s and comedy stage, we have a LOT of acts on in 2020!
The first lot of artists appearing on Friday evening are detailed below – with more to follow shortly.
The Saturday & Sunday line ups will be announced over the coming weeks.
Please note that the ticket price will increase as more acts and festival features are announced, so get your tickets early for the best deal!
The RPJ Band
The RPJ Band was founded by Rick Parfitt Junior who is the Rock ‘n’ Roll son of Rick Parfitt senior of Status Quo, with one goal in mind, to simply be the most energetic, crowd-pleasing, foot stomping, hands in the air, incredible, never to be forgotten best festival band in the world!
Having been involved in music for many years Rick had access to some of the best session musicians in the world, he approached them with the concept that a collective should be created that utilised incredible players, culminating in a band that surpasses everyone else in the market place and with the unique aim of turning any event into a concert reminiscent of Wembley Stadium!
Utilising some of the best session musicians in the UK with a diverse touring history ranging from Lily Allen, The Wanted, Robbie Williams, James Morrison, Lady Gaga through to Hurts, Amy Macdonald and even Lionel Richie, you know that you are about to witness something special! They strive to exceed expectations at every turn, and one thing is for sure they will leave your crowd breathless, smiling and crying out for more, in short, there simply is no better band than The RPJ Band, their incredible musicianship, utterly brilliant crowd interaction, and sheer euphoric force is something truly not to be missed!
The Amazing 80’s Show Featuring…
Four times Brit Award nominated musician, singer, songwriter, actress, producer, author and storyteller. In a career spanning more than 40 years, Willcox has had 8 Top 40 singles, released over 20 albums, written two books, appeared in over 40 stage plays and 10 feature films, and voiced and presented numerous television shows.
Carol Decker (T’Pau)
Who can forget the classic ‘China in your Hand’ which stayed at number one for 5 weeks, and was followed multiple to 40 hits like ‘Heart & Soul’ from the number one album ‘Bridge of Spies’.
Katrina (Katrina & the Waves)
Katrina is an American musician, author and former lead singer of British-American pop rock band Katrina and the Waves whose song “Walking on Sunshine” was an international hit in 1985. In 1997 Katrina won the Eurovision Song Contest for the United Kingdom with the song “Love Shine a Light”.
Denise Pearson (Five Star)
Denise was the creator and lead singer of Five Star who had had four Top 20 albums and 15 Top 40 singles in the UK, including the Top 10 hits “System Addict” (1986), “Can’t Wait Another Minute” (1986), “Find the Time” (1986), “Rain or Shine” (1986), “Stay Out of My Life” (1987) and “The Slightest Touch” (1987). They won the 1987 Brit Award for Best British Group. Denise has since been performing in the West End and was more recently picked by Tom Jones in The Voice blind auditions.
The U.K’s No1. look & soundalike tribute to one of the worlds biggest bands! Winner of the 2018 National Tribute Band Awards.
The UK’s most authentic and charismatic Motown tribute band!
The Old Time Sailors
Old Time Sailors is a flashmob musical show tasking us back in time through an unforgettable trip to the 19th century. The crew is composed of 17 musicians playing fully unplugged to ensure the most authentic experience. Over 30 songs and tunes where everyone sings and dances surrounded by drunken Sailors, witnessing an astounding show unmatched in this music genre. Everything will take place within our magnificent stage set, designed to give you the sensation of being inside a 19th century vessel. Ship Ahoy!
Wonky Vinyl Club is the place for anyone who wants listen to great music on vinyl, be it indie, dance, rock n roll, psyche, funk, soul and plenty more besides. And you can join in! – simply turn up with some vinyl, put your name on the board and await your turn behind the wheels of steel. It’s a bit like Karaoke, but with records!
New for 2020, a dedicated comedy tent on Friday and Saturday evenings with a ‘Live at the Apollo’ format.