An intimate family run festival of performing arts, which takes place every summer, and brings together rock, indie, ska, world, folk, hip hop, drum n bass, dubstep, breaks and house, psytrance, cabaret, comedy, theatrics indoor and out, film and kids entertainment to an intimate farm deep in the rolling hills of Herefordshire.
The 17th Nozstock Festival takes place at a farm near Bromyard, Herefordshire from Friday 24th until Sunday 26th July 2015.
De La Soul, 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, The Jenova Collective, 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, Trafic MC, 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.
Latest additions Fuse ODG, The Neville Staple Band, Will And The People, Mouse Outfit ft Dr Syntax & Sparkz , By The Rivers, The Computers, Rebecca Clements, Will Joseph Cook, Clarence Clarity, White Noise Sound, The Blast, Tumble Audio, P Money, Chimpo, Reggae Roast, Sam Binga, Blazey, Jaydrop, TS2W, Fire Man Sam, MC Remidy, Koast, Deadbeat UK, Killjoy, Hadean, Hank Limit, Sergic & Lyka, Reggae Roast, Mad Professor, Adam Prescott, and Donovan Kingjay, Sika Studios, Deadly Hunta, Klashnekoff, Devilman, Leaf Dog + BVA Split Prophets, Tenchoo, and Team Dreebs.
Early bird tickets have sold out, Tier two tickets are priced at £105 for adults (Thursday arrival £115) and teens tickets were priced at £80 but have sold out. 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.
Fancy dress theme
Festival goers are encouraged to dress up. This year's theme is Nozstocker's Guide to The Galaxy.
With a vast range of cosmic costumes, alien outfits, spaced-out species and classic characters to choose from, it is expected this will be the most visually stunning Nozstock ever! With a host of significant sci-fi dates next year, including the release of the latest Star Wars movie and celebrating the 30th anniversary of Back to The Future, there will be plenty of amazing inspiration.
The line-up for of Nozstock is its comedy venue – Laughing Stock is headlined by Seann Walsh, with Mark Simmons, Andrew Maxwell, Mike Wozniak, Brett Goldstein, Spencer Jones, Pat Cahill, John Kearns, Matt Highton, Joe Davies, Joz Norris, Lee Kern, Ross Lee, Jarred Christmas, Joey Page, and Jayde Adams.
The Wrong Directions Cinetent programme of informative documentaries, cinema classics, and quality shorts will include Metropolis, The Empire Strikes Back – Uncut, The Journeys of Georges Méliès (1896 – 1913), Plan 9 from Outer Space, Cat Show, White Panther: The Legacy of John Sinclair, MOOG: Back to The Future, The Dust on Our Feet, TPBAFK: The Pirate Bay - Away From Keyboard, Buy Buy Europe, The Internet’s Own Boy, Sculpture - Video Plot, Jake Fried, Opening, Fireball XL5, Superman, This Is China, Sydonia and Lights On.
Gates open at 10am from Friday. Shuttle services will be on offer from local town Bromyard and to and from Hereford and Worcester before and after the festival.
Here is a short eFestivals film about 2011's Nozstock festival.
There will be more information here when available.
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