Lightning Seeds to headline Headstock

Sunday headliner confirmed

published: Thu 7th Jul 2011

Lightning Seeds

Saturday 10th to Sunday 11th September 2011
Newstead & Annesley Country Park, Newstead, Nottinghamshire, England MAP
£60 adult full weekend, teen 12-17 £35, under 12s free
last updated: Thu 8th Sep 2011

Sunday headliners for this year's Headstock will be Lightning Seeds.

Lightning Seeds
They join a bill that includes Echo and the Bunnymen headlining the Saturday, and the previously confirmed Craig Charles, Tunng, Nick Harper, African Head Charge , Aistaguca, Seas of Mirth, 25 Past The Skank, Royal Gala, Nightmares on Wax present wax da jam, The Halluminati, CW Stoneking, Alberteen, The High Llamas, and Tilted Smile, with many more still to be announced. Also newly added to the bill are The Herbaliserband.

The Musika! Stage, the DIY/Smokescreen, and UDS/Desert Storm hosted Area 23 will all return for this the festival's second year.

Headstock which happens at Newstead & Annesley Country Park, East Midlands on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th September 2011 was set up by the Newstead community and all profits will go directly back to that community. A 'headstock' is the structure used to transport miners up and down a mining shaft. Such a building has iconic value and meaning to mining communities throughout the East Midlands and mining communities generally.

Early bird tickets are now on sale priced at priced at £50 (full price £60) for the weekend and £28 (full price £35) for a day ticket. A youth (12-17) early bird weekend ticket is priced at £27 (full price £35) for the weekend and £15 (full price £23) for the day ticket. Early bird Saturday tickets have already sold out. A family early bird ticket is priced at £140 for 2 adults and 2 youths. Children aged under 12's are free. To buy tickets, click here. As well as a main stage and music marquees, there are loads of other things promised including a Speakeasy Lounge and other bars, food stalls, a huge range of workshops, and lots of stuff for kids including a Puppet show.

This year the event will be continuing their commitment to increasing their support for the environment and green issues.

Saturday 10th to Sunday 11th September 2011
Newstead & Annesley Country Park, Newstead, Nottinghamshire, England MAP
£60 adult full weekend, teen 12-17 £35, under 12s free
last updated: Thu 8th Sep 2011


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