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Larmer Tree Festival 2013

Posted on July 15th, 2013 in News, Recent posts by .

Songlines to celebrate tenth year at Larmer Tree Gardens

On July 17, the Songlines HQ will be deserted as the team head to Larmer Tree Gardens for four days of music, comedy, art, film, food, drink and a host of quirky activities.

We will be celebrating our tenth year at the Larmer Tree Festival, which has been running for 23 summers on the Wiltshire/Dorset border. We’ll be hosting CD signings and selling merchandise form a stellar selection of artists performing this year. 

The mouth-watering musical line-up includes Van Morrison, Dexy’s Midnight Runners, Seasick Steve, Imelda May, Bellowhead, the Richard Thompson Electric Trio, KT Tunstall, Sam Lee, The Bombay Royale, plus BBC Introducing’s Cymbal, who will be opening the festival’s Main Stage, and many more. 

There will also be performances from the winners in the Larmer Tree Breakthrough Music Awards. The Bristol-based 5-piece Goan Dogs were winners in the band category, and you can catch them on the Big Top stage on Thursday (July 18) at 8:30pm. The singer-songwriter award went to the Dorset-duo Ninebarrow, who will be performing at the Arc on Thursday at 2pm. Watch videos of both below.

 

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Glastonbury 2013 – West Holts stage playlist

Posted on June 19th, 2013 in News, Recent posts by .

Let the Glastonbury countdown begin!

There is only one week to go until Glastonbury Festival returns to Worthy Farm after taking a year out, and the Songlines office is already full of tents, wellies and essential supplies in preparation. 

If you are heading to Glastonbury, make sure you drop by the Songlines tent by the West Holts Stage for artist signings and festival antics. We will be hosting post-performance CD signings with the likes of Public Enemy, Chic (featuring Nile Rodgers) and Seasick Steve. For a full list of the stage times and other confirmed signings click here

A full list of performance times on all the stages can be found here.

We have curated a West Holts playlist on Deezer featuring acts who are set to play on the stage. We look forward to seeing you all there!

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