Organisers behind the second Celebr8 festival have issued full details for the even that takes place on May 11-12 at the Hippodrome, Kingston Upon Thames.
Celebr8.2 stars Threshold, Arena, Frost*, Haken and many others, with exclusive debut and one-off UK appearances by Mystery – fronted by ex-Yes singer Benoit David – and District 97.
Mystery’s Michel St Pere says: “On behalf of Benoit, myself and the band, I want to tell you that we are all very happy and excited to be playing our first-ever UK show. It is an honour for us to finally be able to play our fans.”
Weekend tickets cost £70 while day tickets are available for £45. Trains run directly from London’s Waterloo Station, and Kingston is within travel card zones 1-6. Proceedings kick off at 1pm on both days, closing at 10pm on Saturday and 11pm on Sunday.
Saturday May 11, 1pm
District 97 – debut and only UK appearance
Sunday May 12, 1pm
Mystery – debut and only UK appearance
Alan Reed and the Daughters of Expediency – UK debut and full electric set
Acoustic Stage (Saturday and Sunday)
Andy Tillison, Simon Godfrey, Matt Stevens, Knifeworld, Clive Nolan, Galahan, Clive Mitten & Mark Spencer Trio
Check out Canadian singer songwriter Josh Taerk and his exclusive live session via Get Ready to ROCK!’s Facebook page
In his show on Get Ready to ROCK! Radio on Sunday 29 March David Randall featured a selection of tracks from “Albums of the Month” (January-March 2020) (29:45)
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Featured Albums w/c 30 March (Mon-Fri)
09:00-12:00 HARTMANN 15 Pearls And Gems (AOR Heaven)
12:00-13:00 H.E.A.T. II (earMUSIC)
14:00-16:00 GRAHAM GOULDMAN Modesty Forbids (Lojinx)
Power Plays w/c 30 March (Mon-Fri)
LOUISE LEMON Devil (Icons Creating Evil Art )
BLACK ORCHID EMPIRE Winter Keeps Us Warm (indie)
ONE DESIRE Shadowman (Frontiers)
CRYSTAL IGNITE Black Mamba (indie)
PICTURESQUE ATTN: (Rude Records/Equal Vision Records)
SKARLETT RIOT Human (indie)
THE COVASETTES Spin (indie)
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