Beacons Festival

Beacons Festival is the festival that just keeps giving, the Skipton based event has today revealed details of a special performance with British Sea Power.

Opening the main stage, British Sea Power will play an exclusive live soundtrack to the award winning film, From The Sea To The Land Beyond. Made from over 100 years of British Film Institute archive footage, award-winning director Penny Woolcock’s critically acclaimed film is a portrait of our unique British coastline and the role it plays in our lives.

Joan As Police Woman, following her recent sold out UK tour, is another big name added to the festival which happens over the weekend of the 8th August in Yorkshire Dales.

New band additions revealed today include Sheffield’s 65DAYSOFSTATIC who recently celebrated ten years since their debut album The Fall Of Math. Nottingham’s Indiana, with her recent Top 20 single, Solo Dancing joins Australian thrash pop duo DZ Deathrays, Techno-inspired live dance music from Vessels with critically acclaimed artists with debut albums out this year Paul Thomas Saunders and Post War Glamour Girls.

A full list of 29 bands added today:

BRITISH SEA POWER / 65DAYSOFSTATIC/ INDIANA / JOAN AS POLICE WOMAN / BEATY HEART / CAPUA COLLECTIVE / CHARLIE STRAW / DZ DEATHRAYS / FAMY / FICKLE FRIENDS / GOODBYE CHANEL / JAMES BAY / JARBIRD / JAWS / KULT COUNTRY / PARIS XY / PAUL THOMAS SAUNDERS / PAWWS / POST WAR GLAMOUR GIRLS /SEPTEMBER GIRLS / SERIOUS SAM BARRETT / TEMPLE SONGS / THE GARDEN / THE HORN THE HUNT / THE WITCH HUNT / VAULTS / VESSELS / VOLTE-FACE YUMI ZOUMA

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