Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell, & Level 42 to headline Cropredy

plus Iain Matthews and Egbert Derix, ahab, Judith Owen, Skinny Lister, Richard Digance, and more

published: Tue 27th Jan 2015

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Thursday 13th to Saturday 15th August 2015
various venues, Cropredy, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX17 1PJ, England MAP
£125, plus camping
daily capacity: 24000
last updated: Mon 3rd Aug 2015

Thursday headliner Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell, and Friday's bill topper Level 42 lead the latest acts unveiled for this summer's Fairport's Cropredy Convention the annual shindig hosted by Fairport Convention who will make two appearances opening the festival and closing the show with friends as is traditional.

The customary Saturday night closing performance from host band Fairport Convention will be preceded by a duo set from Iain Matthews and Egbert Derix. On Friday ahab, Judith Owen, and Skinny Lister join the bill. As in previous years regular Richard Digance joins the bill on Saturday along with Kevin Dempsey & Rosie Carson, and The New Grasscutters.

Cropredy will also present a set by the winner of the BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Award.

Hosts Fairport Convention make two appearances opening the festival and closing the show as is traditional. Also confirmed are Dreadzone, Toyah, Fish, The Proclaimers, Katzenjammer, Trad Arrr, Skerryvore, and Band of Friends

For the line-up details as available please click here.

The annual festival of folk and rock music is held on the edge of the village of Cropredy, and run by Fairport Convention. This year's 35th anniversary of the festival will take place from Thursday 13th to Saturday 15th August 2015.

Tickets for Fairport's Cropredy Convention go on sale on Saturday 1 February 2015. As in previous years, the festival offers three-day (Thursday, Friday and Saturday) tickets; two-day (Friday and Saturday) tickets; and Saturday-only tickets.

Prices for tickets purchased before 1 June are:
Three-day (Thurs, Fri, Sat) ticket £115
Two-day (Fri and Sat) ticket £105
Saturday-only ticket £70

Prices for tickets purchased between 1 June and 31 July are:
Three-day (Thurs, Fri, Sat) ticket £120
Two-day (Fri and Sat) ticket £110
Saturday-only ticket £75

Prices for tickets purchased after 31 July (including at the festival gates) are:
Three-day (Thurs, Fri, Sat) ticket £125
Two-day (Fri and Sat) ticket £115
Saturday-only ticket £80

Children under 12 years old are admitted free provided they are accompanied by an adult ticket holder.

Three-day camping costs £40 per vehicle, two-day camping costs £35 per vehicle. Motorcyclists, cyclists and pedestrians camp free of charge.

Camping is charged per vehicle (up to five occupants). For convenience and security, tents are erected next to the camping party's vehicle.

Camping on Saturday night is free for people with a one-day festival ticket.



Thursday 13th to Saturday 15th August 2015
various venues, Cropredy, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX17 1PJ, England MAP
£125, plus camping
daily capacity: 24000
last updated: Mon 3rd Aug 2015


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