Login Register

Cornwall acts Neil Halstead and Crowns added to Somersault festival

By LeeTrewhela  |  Posted: February 25, 2014

Halsteadweb
Comments (0)

TWO acts from Cornwall have been added to the bill of North Devon’s new Somersault festival, which is headlined by Jack Johnson and Ben Howard on July 17 to 21.

Newquay-based Neil Halstead, pictured, who has just reunited his influential shoegaze band Slowdive, will play a solo set at the Castle Hill estate. His last two albums were released on Jack Johnson’s label, Brushfire Records.

Launceston’s Crowns will perform their rumbustious Cornish-tinged folk punk.

Other names added to the bill include Amadou & Mariam, Fink, Omara ‘Bombino’ Moctar, Nick Mulvey, Half Moon Run, Catfish And The Bottlemen, Hiss Golden Messenger and Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars. For more details see www.somersaultfestival.com

Read more from West Briton

Do you have something to say? Leave your comment here...

max 4000 characters

YOUR COMMENTS AWAITING MODERATION

 
 

MORE NEWS HEADLINES