Watchet Festival news: ***Line Up Announcement***…
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***Line Up Announcement***
The 1st artist of this latest line-up announcement is one of the most successful British recording artists of all time. As a solo artist, she has released seven solo albums, notching up over 10 million album sales worldwide, alongside two UK Number 1 singles and six top 10‘s. Her debut album Northern Star, released in 1999, sold 4 million copies worldwide and went triple platinum in the UK. She is also a former Spice Girl!
Our 2nd line-up artists are undeniably deserving of the moniker ‘Britpop Legends’. Led by former La’s Bassist John Power, guitarist Liam ‘Skin’ Tyson and drummer Keith O’Neill are joined by former La’s member Jay Lewis on bass. Their debut album All Change is widely regarded as one of the classic Britpop albums. Released in October 1995, the album shot to No 7 in the UK charts, reaching double platinum. It went on to become the fastest selling debut album in the history of Polydor, outselling The Jimi Hendrix Experience, The Who and The Jam.
Our 3rd announcement is a renowned singer-songwriter and actress. She will headline the Udder stage on Saturday. With a career spanning more than 30 years, She became famous in the early 1980s with hit singles “Eighth Day”, “D-Days” and “Will You”, as well as starring in the film Breaking Glass. Since then she’s gone on to record more than 20 studio albums and appeared regularly on stage and screen, Her theatre work includes One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest at the Royal Exchange, Manchester, Nightshoot at the Tricycle Theatre, and London, Swing Out Sister, (her own production) at the Riverside Studio, London.
So, who will be joining our previously announced acts; Aswad, Dub Pistols, Ferocious Dog, From The Jam, Kioko, mesh Faerground Accidents, The Wurzels TheLeylines, The Bar-Steward Sons of Val Doonican and RSVP at Watchet Festival 2018?
Without further ado ….. WATCHET LIVE FESTIVAL are proud to announce three iconic British acts for 2018; Melanie C, Cast Band and Hazel O’Connor!
MANY MORE artists STILL TO BE ANNOUNCED INCLUDING ALL 3 MAIN STAGE HEADLINERS!!!
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