Category Chagstock Festival
CHAGSTOCK FESTIVAL organisers have confirmed that British Funk & Soul legends Soul II Soul will headline Friday night! Indian singer-songwriter extraordinaire Raghu Dixit has also been added to the bill, alongside the inimitable Dub Pistols.
Soul II Soul need little introduction. Best known for the timeless classics Back To Life and their breakthrough smash hit Keep On Movin, theyve sold over 10 million albums, performed live in over 20 countries, and headlined some of the most famous venues in the world, including Wembley.
Theyve been recognised throughout their 29-year career, winning two Grammies and being nominated for five Brit Awards...
CHAGSTOCK FESTIVAL organisers have confirmed that Easy Star All-Stars are the latest major act to be added to their 2016 line up.
Neatly coinciding with Chagstock’s own 10th anniversary, Easy Star All-Stars will celebrate the 10 years since the release of their iconic album Radiodread their beautiful, ska-reggae infused re-imagining of Radioheads album Ok Computer alongside a selection from their extensive back catalogue of dub-heavy re-workings of classic artists; from Pink Floyd (Dub Side Of The Moon) to The Beatles (Sgt Peppers Lonely Hearts Dub Band) via Michael Jackson (Easy Stars Thrillah).
Also recently added to bill are two Westcountry bands, both of which are making a name for themselves across the country...Read More
CHAGSTOCK FESTIVAL organisers have confirmed that Rock N Roll & Songwriting Hall Of Famer, Donovan will headline Friday night on the festivals 10th Anniversary this July.
Donovan is a legendary Scottish Poet, folk-rock & pop-troubadour who has been an essential part of worldwide popular culture since signing to Pye Records in 1965. Best known for his signature song, Mellow Yellow, Donovan has recorded more than 27 albums, and his 1967 hit, Sunshine Superman (featuring Jimmy Page on Guitar and John Paul Jones on Bass) was a US No.1 single.
Over the course of his 50-year musical career, Donovan has performed with legends such as Pete Seeger, Joan Baez and Bob Dylan, Led Zeppelin and Brian Jones of the Rolling Stones...Read More