Wu-Tang Clan, Martha Reeves and The Vandellas, Hollie Cook, Molotov Jukebox, Beardyman, Electric Swing Circus, Mr B The Gentleman Rhymer, Beans on Toast, Skinny Lister, Best Friends, Lisbee Stainton, Sean Grant, Peluche, The Stiff Joints, and The Jenova Collective have been announced for Nozstock - The Hidden Valley festival which takes place at 17th century farm near Bromyard, in Herefordshire.
Now an established, family event in its 17th year, the 5,000 capacity Nozstock offers nine main stages of entertainment, intimate areas of theatre and more. The festival is held at The Farm, in Bromyard, Herefordshire from Friday 24th until Sunday 26th July 2015.
This year's DJ line-up includes DJ Hype, Hospitality, London Elektricity, Etherwood, Danny Byrd, Metrik, Krakota, MC Wrec, Ed Rush, Optical, Dillinja, Congo Natty aka Rebel MC, Ed Solo, DJ Deekline, Uncle Dugs, Ratpack, Slipmatt, Kenny Ken, Billy 'Daniel' Bunter, Dead Players, Jam Baxta, Dabbla, Ghost Town, Smokey Joe and The Kid, Ruffnek Diskotek with Dub Boy, The Dutty Inspectors, Ghost Writerz, Octo-Pi, Scope, Modify Perspective, MC Remidy, and Trafic MC.
Across the whole weekend, Swing Theory stages action from Electric Ballroom Promotions, Swingmajig and Ragtime Records. They are hosting the likes of DJ Wolfie Razzmatazz, Madam Electrifie, Cat In The Hat, The Jenova Collective, The Chicken Brothers, Clandextine, F-Block, Velocity Raptor, M.O.B, Mr Jay, Sir Jasper, Zest FX, and Billy Chillfingers.
Psytrance stalwarts Tribe of Frog, and Sika Studios also return to Nozstock.
This year's fancy dress theme is Nozstocker’s Guide to The Galaxy, and festival goers are encouraged to dress up.
The festival's ethos is about bringing play to everyone, in whatever form it can. Nozstock believes in the value of not only entertaining, but in participation and contribution for all ages with activities that little ones can enjoy as well as families.
Early bird tickets have sold out, Tier two tickets are priced at £105 for adults (Thursday arrival £115) and £80 for teens (Thursday arrival £90). Tickets for children aged 12 years and under are free. A car parking pass is priced at £10 carmpervan pass is priced at £30.
Nozstock is a playground for everyone, from seasoned festival goers to newbies setting out for their very first time. Inspirational and intimate, this eclectic haven offers a broad spectrum of live music, DJs, arts, comedy, workshops, cinema and performance in a sublime setting, flowing from family-friendly adventure by day to a big party by night, set across various locations at this delightful, topsy-turvy farm.
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