Good intent and good deeds contribute to good karma and happiness. The Karma will provide the soothing balm of well-crafted sounds to ease the most troubled of minds.. With an infusion of the cultural influences of the Indian subcontinent in general and the use of the sitar in particular, the Karma, will help you to turn off your mind relax and float down stream……
If you like your music to be brimmed full of character you are in for a treat! Tony Kilshaw is a great raconteur. Words and music combine to tell the story. Songs from the Irish folk tradition and elsewhere are delivered with sensitivity, great musicianship and humour.
Playing their own unique arrangements the Luddites play tunes by artists such as Dandy Livington, Elvis Presley, Patti Smith and the Beatles.
Like a cab out of Croydon, Mister Kay will set you free. The babyfaced DJ will provide that perfect reggae vibe that will have you dancing well into the night, drawing from a selection of Studio One scorchers, SKA originals and early reggae tunes. Like catching up with a dear old friend, Mister Kay, will stir the memory and take you back to days when sweet reggae music held sway.
A mix of original and covers in the rhythm and blues tradition. Their riff-laden set will take you from the swamp to the sunshine with an evocative range of crafted songs. Monkey business guaranteed!
Local living legend and all-round good bloke, Steve Nevard is a man who knows his music. With his involvement in events such as the Tolpuddle Martyrs Festival, the International SKA Festival and admirable initiatives such as the Specialised Project he sure knows how to put on a show. As a DJ he operates a late 70’s to 80’s Punk, SKA, New Romantic and electronic music policy. Think Clash, Madness, the Beat, the Selector, Depeche Mode, Yazoo, Duran Duran, Bauhaus, the Housemartins, Spandau Ballet, Human League, The Lambrettas and the Jam. Steve will celebrate the best of British SKA & Beyond with a global array of the finest sounds around.
Pineapple Tribe have been appearing at Notting Hill Carnival for well over 10 years now, and have always attracted a friendly and up for it crowd with their mix of classic and new hard house, breakbeat and techno. Pineapple Tribe began putting on outdoor parties in the early 90’s and have appeared at many big events including Glastonbury. Their music is wide-ranging, anything that gets the crowd moving will fit in a Pineapple tribe set.
Devon based Poisson Rouge is a 5 piece band (Melodeon, Fiddles, Bombarde, Biniou, Cittern, Guitar, Bass) playing Breton & French Dance Music for Fest Noz, Bals
Seneca will surely soar. They’ve got At The Drive In in their blood. Laced with early Interpol. Maaaarrrrrvellous.!
Singer Song writer. Beautifully crafted songs with meaningful lyrics.
Karen Swan and Jack Goodall
Karen Swan and Jack Goodall are both performers in their own right and have both appeared worldwide. But when seen as a duo have been described as ‘Awesome!’ by Boris Pelekh of Gogol Bordello..