More than thirty bands will be playing over two days on two stages at this festival that combines heritage trains and indiepop music.
Camera Obscura, and Teenage Fanclub are headlining the Outdoor Stage, which this year is being curated by Madrid-based indiepop record label Elefant Records as part of their 20th anniversary celebrations. Emmy the Great, Art Brut, and Au Revoir Simone are to headline the Indoor Stage.
Other confirmed acts include Butcher Boy, The Manhattan Love Suicides, Help Stamp Out Loneliness, BMX Bandits, Lucky Soul, The Frank & Walters, The School, La Casa Azul, Cola Jet Set, Cooper, Nick Garrie, Single, Speedmarket Avenue, Tender Trap, and Fitness Forever. Over 50 bands will play the festival, and more will be announced in the forthcoming months. For the line-up details as available please click here.
The event takes place on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th of July at The Midland Railway Butterley (a heritage railway located in Ripley, Derbyshire).
The bands will play until 10pm, and will then be followed by an indiepop disco. Included in the ticket price is unlimited train rides during the weekend, and full access to the normal Midland Railway Butterley attractions.
Weekend tickets are priced at £55 for the weekend, with day tickets priced at £35.
Camping is available at Golden Valley Caravan Park, which is a ten minute walk from the Swanwick festival site. Tent camping costs £15.00 per night. Telephone 01773 513881 to book a pitch, pre-booking is essential.
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