13:00 - Bad Barbie DJ
Bad Barbie burst on to the scene playing her unique style, a special blend of reggae, funk, disco re-edits and house. She quickly established herself on the music scene and is now widely regarded as the First Lady of Nu-Disco and The Queen of Re-edits. She really is a star performer in promoting the world of retro re-edits & bootlegs , which is currently bubbling away in the u.k. underground. Known for her Bad Barbie Radio Show on Kane FM where her love of music and lively personality really get a chance to shine.
14:00 - The Amazons
The Amazons are a blistering, melodic rock quartet from Reading. Fusing the sheer force of Nineties punk and grunge (Nirvana and Rage Against The Machine) with the melodic sensibilities of more contemporary acts like Bombay Bicycle Club and Tame Impala, The Amazons are beauty and aggression wrapped together harmony.The band have been played on Radio 1 by Zane Lowe, supported The Kooks in Europe and will be performing at festivals Live at Leeds and Dot To Dot.
15:00 - Calum Foad
Calum is a 19 year old singer/songwriter from Reading. Recently released debut EP 'Flaws' which was co-written & produced by Dan Weller (Enter Shikari, Young Guns, Kids In Glass Houses). 'Flaws' has been described as "a joyful and vibrant exploration into quirky pop music".
16:00 - Tiny Giant
Tiny Giant are Chloë Alper and Mat Collis. Alper – a British singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist previously best known as the singer and bassist in the cult British rock group Pure Reason Revolution – teamed up with Grammy and MOBO nominated producer Mat Collis to form a sound the duo describe as "Dream Pop meets Future Rock".
17:00 - Workin' Man Noise Unit
We are called WORKIN' MAN NOISE UNIT. Apostrophe, no G. (Yeah, all the good names were taken, OK.) We are drums, feedback loops, an electric bass guitar, an electric 6-string guitar and vocals. Break out the cold ones. Soft and sweet. Entrenched in this shitpit town of Reading, famous for nothing and nothing less. Full of recruitment consultants and commuters, the worst of all ordinary people. And golf fans and retail assistants and the kind of smile that only ever lasts half a day. Yeah, that's about right. And we're even more uncool than they are.
18:00 - Maiians
The Oxford-based House/ Techno inspired five-piece mix intricate rhythms, heady bass lines and squealing, kaleidoscopic synth lines in a hypnotic recipe born out of a mutual love for acts like Four Tet, Caribou and Errors.
19:00 - Bellyeyesmile
Bellyeyesmile create a carnivalesque sense of uneasy Prog, Punk and Psychedelic euphoria that subverts and liberates the assumptions of the dominant, through that unique blend of joy and chaos.
The live shows having been likened to a band playing their way through a maelstrom, as they rely on sheer optimism and self-assurance to reach the end.
The band are also now stepping for Colt 45 and playing a 2nd set at the Face Bar @ 9:15 pm.
19:30 - Artrocker DJ
Artrocker music magazine celebrated their 10th Birthday last year and are famed for having their fingers firmly on the music pulse. You'll find them curating stages at festival like The Great Escape in Brighton but this year, you will also see Artrocker Dj-ing at our festival.
20:00 - Raays
Four piece that formed in 2014, from Reading. Played a host of gigs since then in London and Reading, notably BBC introducing shows in Oakford and the Hawley Arms in Camden.
21:00 - Crushed Beaks
The debut album from this London 3 piece 'Scatter' was released in February and was album of the week at Rough Trade. The band were also on the BBC 6 Music playlist with their last single, and featured album on Huw Stephens Radio 1 show. The band are supporting Ghostpoet at Brixton Electric on 9th April for his new album launch.