The Blues will feature a collection of DJs and MCs from all over the world. We’ve gone for a very exciting global line up in 2017 – from Ibiza disco house faves to Afrobeats, reggae, D&B, tropical rhythms, grime, electronica and Latin house. Expect a party atmosphere day and night!
Thursday night will welcome some of the best international DJs including Seth Troxler with carefully selected house and techno records from his 50k+ vinyl collection, Kölsch delivering romantic German techno at its finest and Ibiza favourites Melon Bomb to kick-off the Festival weekend. Get there in time for the opening slot which is hosted by Andres Cervero, and a debut set from No Average G.
Friday keeps up the pace with some of dance music’s most exciting current acts including Mylo – introduced to the world with his seminal international hit album Destroy Rock and Roll; legends of Notting Hill Carnival Sancho Panza, Iration Steppas, Estonian rap sensation Tommy Cash and a special 21st Anniversary Hospital Records Take Over.
Saturday sees one of the UK’s most cherished radio personalities Charlie Sloth take to the stage alongside DJ, label head and club impresario Madam X. We’ll also welcome Ms Banks, Barely Legal and closing Saturday night is Thre3style Nation Champion from Taiwan DJ Ray Ray. Saturday will also see Young Yizzy perform – runner up from Glastonbury Festival’s 2017 Emerging Talent Competition. This 17 year-old SE London MC was recently listed on NME’s 100 Essential Artists for 2017.
Sunday welcomes more of Dance music’s hottest acts. Artists include Nicola Cruz with an original blend of tradition and technology, T.Williams will bring an Afrobeat set to the party and also performing will be The Fedz – a multicultural blend of creatives with funk, reggae, soul and flatbed street anarchy. Closing the weekend and keeping up the tempo will be House & Bass DJ Gotsome who’s guaranteed to get you dancing, alongside Fakear, Punctual and Addison Groove.
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