Beacons Festival have revealed that their friday night (16th August) headliner will be Bonobo complete with full band! This will be his last stop on his world tour of his 5th studio album ‘The North Borders’ which is due for release on 1st April on Ninjatune. It looks like Bonobo will be in good company as they have also announced the addition of Ghostpoet to the main stage friday line-up.
The festival is set to take place across the weekend of 16TH – 18TH August 2013 at Heslaker Farm, Skipton (North Yorkshire). Having only been established for a few years, like a Phoenix it rose from the ashes of its cancellation in 2011 due to flodding having come back bigger and better this year with a line-up including:
Django Django, Solange, Local Natives, John Talbot, David Rodigan, Oneman, F*cked Up, Bicep, Theo Parish & Andres B2B, Ben UFO, Eats Everything, Egyptian Hip Hop and Bondax. With more to be announced in the coming months.
Beacons also released this statement about tickets:
‘Today is the last day that our £74.50 tickets will be on sale. Due to overwhelming demand we are now down to our last few weekend tickets at this price. As of 9am tomorrow full price weekend tickets will go up to £84.50. You still have time. Once this announcement has made its way out into the wide world we are certain to sell even quicker. Please don’t miss out!’
So get them while they’re hot at www.greetingsfrombeacons.com/tickets/
Full line-up details can be found here & check out the sick promo video below!