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The Waterboys @ Lakefest 2018
The Waterboys @ Lakefest 2018

Forthcoming Festivals

Previous Festivals
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Fairport's Cropredy Convention 2019


Thursday 8th to Saturday 10th August 2019
various venues, Cropredy, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX17 1PJ
confirmed for: Thursday 8th August
cost: £140, camping extra
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Skye Live 2019


Thursday 5th to Saturday 7th September 2019
The Lump, Portree, Isle of Skye, Isle of Skye, IV51 9EW
confirmed for: Thursday 5th September
cost: £120 for 3 days, or £150 with camping

Forthcoming Gigs

Wed 22 May 19 The Forum, Bath £38.50 buy tickets now >
Thu 5 Sep 19 Portree Community Centre, Portree £32.50 buy tickets now >
Fri 6 Sep 19 Music Hall, Aberdeen £37.50 buy tickets now >
Sat 7 Sep 19 Barrowland, Glasgow £37.50 buy tickets now >

All Articles


Fairport Convention The Waterboys, Richard Thompson, Martin Simpson, & more for Fairport's Cropredy Convention 2019
plus Seth Lakeman, Martin Barre, Caravan, & more
published: Sat 1st Dec 2018
around the festival The Waterboys, The Quireboys, PP Arnold, & more for Looe Music Festival 2018
Saturday headliner & more announced
published: Wed 4th Apr 2018
The Waterboys The Waterboys, The Darkness, Miss Moneypenny's, & more for Lakefest 2018
plus Melanie C, Peter Hook & The Light, The Farm, & many more
published: Mon 2nd Apr 2018
Van Morrison Van Morrison plus The Waterboys & Hothouse Flowers for The Heritage Live Concert Series
at Wrest Park, Bedfordshire in August
published: Mon 19th Feb 2018
Elvis Costello Elvis Costello announced to headline Nocturne live at Blenheim Palace
in addition to Chic featuring Nile Rodgers, & Gary Barlow concerts
published: Wed 7th Feb 2018
Levellers Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott, Levellers, & Frank Turner, for Beautiful Days 2017
plus The Sisters Of Mercy, Public Service Broadcasting, The Waterboys & many more
published: Fri 3rd Mar 2017
The Waterboys The Waterboys to headline HebCelt Festival 2017
first acts announced are Lucy Spraggan, and Tide Lines
published: Thu 8th Dec 2016
Richard Ashcroft tickets on sale for Manchester's Sounds Of The City
see Richard Ashcroft, Levellers & The Waterboys, James, and Blossoms
published: Fri 2nd Dec 2016
Richard Ashcroft headliners announced for Manchester's Sounds Of The City
Richard Ashcroft, Hacienda Classical, Levellers & The Waterboys, James, and Blossoms
published: Tue 29th Nov 2016
around the festival site Wychwood's vibe all weekend was nothing but a relaxed little paradise
Wychwood Music Festival 2016 review
published: Wed 8th Jun 2016
The Waterboys eFestivals exclusive: Wychwood Festival reveal headliners Waterboys
plus Idlewild, Justin Fletcher, Keston Cobblers Club, Haelos, Black Honey, & more
published: Wed 17th Feb 2016
around the festival site (2) 69 more acts revealed for Glastonbury Festival
Patti Smith, Rudimental, Deadmau5, Florence + The Machine, Pharrell Williams, Alt-J, & more
published: Tue 14th Apr 2015
The Waterboys The Waterboys, and Tom Odell to headline Wickerman Festival
with Example & DJ Wire also added to the bill
published: Fri 27th Feb 2015
The Waterboys The Waterboys to headline Behind The Castle Music Festival
published: Thu 26th Feb 2015
The Waterboys The Waterboys to headline WeyFest
plus Nazareth, The Christians, Roachford, Ward Thomas, The Troggs, & more
published: Tue 27th Jan 2015
Hozier Australia's Bluesfest adds Hozier, The Waterboys, & more
published: Tue 13th Jan 2015
around the festival site the much loved Cropredy Convention is worth exploring
Fairport's Cropredy Convention 2014 review
published: Thu 14th Aug 2014
The Specials The Specials shine on Saturday at the Isle of Wight Festival
Isle Of Wight Festival 2014 review
published: Thu 19th Jun 2014
The War on Drugs Green Man Festival adds The War on Drugs, and The Waterboys
plus Neko Case, Panda Bear, Other Lives, Sun Kil Moon, and more
published: Wed 9th Apr 2014
The Waterboys The Waterboys for Chagstock
Saturday's headliners announced
published: Mon 3rd Feb 2014
The Waterboys The Waterboys, Wonder Stuff, and Travelling Band for Cropredy
Cara Dillon, Treetop Flyers, Steve Hackett, and more
published: Wed 29th Jan 2014
The Waterboys The Waterboys for Moseley Folk Festival
Sunday's headline act revealed
published: Tue 7th Jan 2014
Biffy Clyro Biffy Clyro to headline Isle of Wight Festival 2014
plus Calvin Harris, Rudimental, Passenger, and more
published: Tue 10th Dec 2013
Toots and the Maytals Toots & the Maytals, and Malian Supergroup for new London festival
marking the first anniversary of the Olympic Opening Ceremony
published: Wed 29th May 2013
The Waterboys eFestivals exclusive: Waterboys for Wickham Festival 2013
plus Rory McLeod, Slim Chance, O'Hooley & Tidow, & more
published: Mon 24th Dec 2012
around the festival site (people 2) there was a whole lot of love going around on Sunday at Beautiful Days
Beautiful Days 2012 review
published: Thu 23rd Aug 2012
Alison Moyet James Morrison, and Alison Moyet, get a sunny Cornbury going on the opening day
Cornbury Music Festival 2012 review
published: Tue 3rd Jul 2012
The Waterboys The Waterboys to headline Solfest
plus Saint Jude, Louis Barabbas, Yes Sir Boss, and others
published: Fri 27th Apr 2012
Elvis Costello and The Imposters Elvis Costello, James Morrison, & Jools Holland for Cornbury 2012
plus Macy Gray, Alison Moyet, Will Young, Seasick Steve, Pixie Lott, & more
published: Thu 8th Mar 2012
Public Image Ltd. (PiL) Public Image Ltd., Frank Turner, & Levellers to headline Beautfiul Days
first acts: Ian Anderson, Richard Thompson, The Waterboys, NMA, & more
published: Thu 1st Mar 2012
Rodrigo Y Gabriela Rodrigo Y Gabriela with C.U.B.A exclusive for Wilderness Festival
plus Wilco, Spiritualized, Stornoway, Lianne La Havas, and more
published: Thu 1st Mar 2012
The Waterboys headliners announced for HebCelt Festival
The Waterboys, The Proclaimers, and Kassidy, plus more acts
published: Thu 19th Jan 2012
around the festival site (2) Sunday is a damp, mud-splattered ending to Latitude but spirits are high
Latitude 2011 Review
published: Thu 21st Jul 2011
around the festival site (2) Dylan is on fine form on the opening day of the Feis
London Feis 2011 review
published: Wed 29th Jun 2011
around the festival site (1) Wychwood offers a wealth of activities for kids alongside some diverse music
Wychwood Music Festival 2011 review
published: Fri 10th Jun 2011
The National (2) The National, Suede, and Paolo Nutini headline Latitude
raft of first acts, and tickets on sale now
published: Mon 14th Mar 2011
Imelda May more acts announced for London Feis with Bob Dylan
Imelda May, Christy Moore, The Waterboys, The Undertones, & more
published: Fri 11th Mar 2011
The Waterboys exclusive: The Waterboys, Transglobal Underground, Cornershop for Wychwood
plus Travelling Band, Roddy Woomble, Mr Tumble + more
published: Thu 17th Feb 2011
The Waterboys eFestivals exclusive: The Waterboys to headline Saturday at Bearded Theory
plus Transglobal Underground, Eat Static, The Orb Sound System, and more
published: Tue 30th Nov 2010
The Waterboys Celtic Connections announces line-up for 2011
featuring Zakir Hussain, The Waterboys, Blind Boys of Alabama, Lau and more
published: Tue 19th Oct 2010
Roxy Music Roxy Music, Leftfield, and Massive Attack, for Electric Picnic
the line up revealed, and tickets on sale Friday
published: Wed 24th Mar 2010
Cara Dillon Pickering Folk Festival is cancelled
heavy rainfall and standing water cancel festival due to start today
published: Fri 8th Aug 2008
The Waterboys Waterboys to top the bill at Tartan Heart
more acts including Idlewild, Jefferson Starship, and Nouvelle Vague
published: Mon 14th Apr 2008
logo2009 (bordered) full line-up for Evolution
including two FREE events
published: Thu 29th Mar 2007
logo2009 (bordered) day 3 overview
Guilfest Festival 2006 review
published: Thu 20th Jul 2006
logo2009 (bordered) The Waterboys
Guilfest Festival 2006 review
published: Thu 20th Jul 2006
logo2009 (bordered) Glasto: latest rumours
published: Mon 27th Mar 2000

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