line-up revealed for Wales' Gottwood festival

Craig Richards b2b Ben UFO, DJ Deep, Joy Orbison, Mr. G, Move D, & more

By Scott Williams | Published: Wed 2nd Dec 2015

Gottwood Festival 2016 - Craig Richards
Photo credit: Carrie Tang

Gottwood Festival 2016

Thursday 9th to Sunday 12th June 2016
Carreglwyd Estate, Llanfaethlu, Holyhead, Anglesey, LL65 4NY, Wales MAP
£140 for a weekend pass (+ booking fee)
Daily capacity: 1,500

Electronic dance festival Gottwood has announced that it returns for another weekend of electronic music, visual displays and festival treats from Thursday 9th until Sunday 12th June 2016 in the middle of woods on the Carreglwyd Estate, in Anglesey, Wales.

The line-up will feature Adam Shelton, Awesome Tapes From Africa, Andrew Weatherall b2b Roman Flugel, Axel Boman, Beautiful Swimmers, Chimpo, Craig Richards b2b Ben UFO, Crazy P, Daniel Avery, Denney, DJ Deep, Felix Dickinson, Frits Wentick, Glenn Astro, Grain, Ivy Lab, Jane Fitz, Job Jobse, Joy Orbison, Kowton b2b Hodge, Lauer, Maribou State, Max Graef, Move D, Mr G, Nick Hoppner, Nicolas Lutz, Optimo, PBR Streetgang, Pedestrian, Prosumer, Psychemagik, Ralph Lawson, Secretsundaze, Shackleton, Sonja Moonear, Tama Sumo, The Mole, tINI, Tristan Da Cunha, Virginia, Waifs and Strays, Will Saul, and ZIP.

Also confirmed are 2 Bad Mice, Al Dobson Jr, Alex Arnout, Antony Di Francesco, Appleblim, Archie Hamilton, Bad Passion, Bastien Keb, Black Josh, Blackhall & Bookless, Bradley Zero, Cassio Kohl, Cedric Maison, Dave Harvey, Detboi, Drymbago, Foul Play, FYI Chris, Glowing Palms, Harry McCanna, Henry Wu, HKE, Jeen Bassa, Jozef K, Khruangbin, Krywald & Farrer, Last Waltz, Mirko Loko, Morris Cowan, Paramida, Peak & Swift, Reginald Omas Mamode IV, Roly Porter, Ruf Dug, Sam Russo, Saoirse, Sebastian Voigt, Tenderlonious, Wolf Music, and Zoo Look.

Gottwood will host stages from - 22a, AUS, Back 2 Basics, Bade Records, Banoffee Pies, Boxford, Brotherhood Soundsystem, Butter Side Up, Dream Catalogue, Future Disco, Futureboogie, Half Baked Records, Hit & Run, Hypercolour, In A Lonely Place, Jaunt, Jigsaw Presents, Louche, LZRDM, Nixwax, Not An Animal, One Records, Percolate, Rhythm Section, Road to Nowhere, Secretsundaze, Studio 89, The Nothing Special, Tief, Warm Up, Waxxx, Wigflex, and Wolf.

Newly announced Gotwood Family members for this year include Berlin's Renate, Axel Boman & residents Peak & Swift presenting a very special 12hr takeover, Half Baked, showcasing their Half Baked Records imprint, Rug Dug presents his own 'Ruf Dug Kutz Lab' venue, tINI will be hosting a stage , in addition to 2 Bad Mice, back for their 4th year, this time presenting a 2 Bad Mice Jungle Takeover.

Further artists still to be announced in the New Year.

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Tickets are priced at £140. Last year they sold out a month before the event.

Gottwood is an over 18s event and no children will be admitted onto site.

Set in a forest clearing in Anglesey, Gottwood is a festival for the musically experimental and open-minded. Each year early bird tickets sell out not long after release, and since in just three years Gottwood Festival has established itself as one of the leading underground electronic music festival in the North of England and Wales.

New partners include Will Saul's AUS, Secretsundaze, Banoffee Pies, Not An Animal, Warm Up, Racubah and 22a.

Incorporating a variety of diverse festival treats with hosts returning for 2016 including Back 2 Basics, Bade Records, Brotherhood Soundsystem, Butter Side Up, Future Disco, Futureboogie, Hit & Run, Hypercolour, In A Lonely Place, Jaunt, Jigsaw Presents, Louche, Nixwax, One Records, Percolate, Rhythm Section, Road to Nowhere, Studio 89, The Nothing Special, Tief, Waxxx, Wigflex and Wolf Music.

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