Fatherson lead the final names announced for the 12th Loopallu Festival taking place next month from Friday 30th September to Sunday 1st October 2016 at Ullapool, Ross and Cromarty, Scotland.
They join the headliners Feeder, and The Stranglers. Also confirmed are The Wonder Stuff, The Selecter, Lucy Spraggan, Manran, Eliza and The Bear, Hunter and The Bear, ONR, Mark Radcliffe Galleon Blast, Lional, Callum Beattie, and The Van T's.
As well as the usual eclectic line up of acts appearing at the festival big top and the fringe events after hours in the villages pubs, the festival will be welcoming the return of the Literally Literary tent in association with Ullapool Book Festival. Confirmed for the Literally Literary tent are Grace Maxwell and Edwyn Collins who will talk about Grace's book 'Falling and Laughing: The Restoration of Edwyn Collins'.
Situated in the pretty little fishing village of Ullapool on the shores Loch Broom Loopallu has activities for all ages in addition to the music. The festival also offers local food and drink along with fringe events throughout the village.
Due to demand, organisers have now added Eden Court in Inverness as an outlet to purchase tickets in person, in addition to The Arch Inn (Ullapool).
Tickets are priced at £85 with weekend camping, caravan are priced at £25. Weekend tickets for children aged 6-12 years are priced at £10 with or without camping. Under-5s are free, though everyone under 16 needs to be accompanied by an adult. Prices do not include booking fees.
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