News: CELEBR8.3 Prog Festival 31 May and 1 June 2014

It Bites, photo by Noel Buckley

Now in its 3rd year and this time being held in Central London, the final line up for
Celebr8.3 can confirm many exclusives:

A one off London performance by Anathema Acoustic. The last performance from Twelfth Night, the first ever live performance by Cosmograf, as well as Theo Travis (Porcupine Tree, Gong, Robert Fripp, Steven Wilson, David Sylvian & Bill Nelson) joining The Tangent for a special one off performance. An exclusive Live show from Frost*.

Unique acoustic performances by John Mitchell (It Bites, Frost, Arena) and Kim Seviour (Touchstone) on Saturday and Andy Tillison (The Tangent) and Matt Stevens (The Fierce and The Dead) on Sunday. It is also planned to have a number of very special guests from the world of prog performing with both acoustic duos.

Celebr8.3 takes place at Islington Assembly Hall on Saturday 31st of May and Sunday 1st of June

Doors Open at 1.00pm, with performances starting at 2.00pm.
The full lineup in order of appearance is:

Saturday May 31st
Twelfth Night
Anathema Acoustic
The Tangent

An acoustic performance by John Mitchell and Kim Seviour will take place between 6.30-7.30 at The Vineyard opposite the venue.

Sunday June 1st
Sanguine Hum
The Fierce and The Dead

An acoustic performance with Andy Tillison and Matt Stevens will take place between 6.30-7.30 at The Vineyard opposite the venue.

The Tickets
Weekend tickets are available from at £75.00 or £95 for a Celebr8 Gold supporters package (including a unique T shirt and programme).

Websites & Contacts
The new Celebr8 website is at
Information is also available at

For further information please contact either:
Jon Patrick – email or Geoff Banks – email

Listen in to Get Ready to ROCK! Radio…
Click the appropriate icons at the top of the page.

In this show, first broadcast on Get Ready to ROCK! Radio on 2 February 2020, David Randall plays a selection of tracks from some of the artists who impressed at this year’s Giants Of Rock event in Minehead (24-27 January).

Featured Albums w/c 17 February (Mon-Fri)

09:00-12:00 NEWMAN Ignition (AOR Heaven)
12:00-13:00 BLACK SWAN Shake The World (Frontiers)
14:00-16:00 CORMAC O CAOIMH Swim Crawl Walk Run (indie)

Power Plays w/c 17 February (Mon-Fri)

SHAKRA Turn The Light On (AFM Records)
THE NIGHT FLIGHT ORCHESTRA Transmissions (Nuclear Blast)
RYDERS CREED Lost Soul (Off Yer Rocka Recordings)
FRAMING HANLEY Puzzle Pieces (Thermal Entertainment LLC)
ROBERT HART Mysterious (Escape Music)

Email This Page
This entry was posted in All Posts, Festivals & Large Events, NEWS and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Comments are closed.