The Green Gathering have added Nik Turner, The King Driscolls, The Jenova Collective, Ma Polaine's Great Decline, The Dapper Cadavers, Sika, Echo Town, Heg & The Wolf Chorus, and Lounge Cat Ideals to the line-up for it's fifth year, held from Thursday 13th until Sunday 16th August 2015 in Piercefield Park of Chepstow, in Monmouthshire.
The line up will also include Martha Tilston, The Roving Crows, Radical Dance Faction (RDF), Formidable Vegetable SoundSystem, Seize The Day, Kangaroo Moon, AOS3, Jabba Cartel, Joe Yorke, Marginalia, Danieal, Little Sparrow, Regime, The Don Bradmans, Mango Factory, Jon Sterckx, The High Breed, Tori Reed, Wierdstring Band, Smiley & The Underclass, Jazz Gnome Assassins, Billy Rowan, Will Tun & the Wasters, Krankschaft, Suzy Condrad, and Tallulah Rendall.
Live music and DJs are just one aspect of this off grid festival. A Speakers' Forum provides a platform for key Green thinkers; the Brigadoon Stage hosts informal acoustic music sessions; and there's a spoken word arena for poets, comedians and raconteurs.
Landscaped grounds high above the Wye Valley offer views of the Severn estuary and bridges; the ruins of neoclassical Piercefield House provide an atmospheric backdrop; and the rolling parkland of the site, encircled by woods, has ample space for camping.
Tickets are currently priced at £95. Children aged under 11 years can attend free, a youth ticket (aged 11-15 years) with a responsible adult is £54, carer/companion tickets are also often free (by arrangement).
A car pass (in hardstanding carpark) is priced at £22, a motorbike pass is £11, and a live-in vehicle pass is £50 (live-in vehicle passes sold out in 2014), or £60 for a car and caravan. A limited number of dog tickets are available at £44 plus a £40 returnable good behaviour bond.
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