16:30 - THE KEEP CATS
Hailing from Brighton and currently based in Guildford and Reading, The Keep Cats' mix of lo-fi punk attitude and sweet tunes are guaranteed to leave you wanting more.
They began entertaining us with their caffeine-fuelled shows in 2015, following the release of their first single "Tonight", which received its fair share of airtime. The lads are currently in the studio (their kitchen) recording their next set of tunes and videos, which they will be releasing during spring 2017!"
17:30 - DRAW THE SHADES
Draw The Shades are four clued up kids refusing to play the cool game, doing their own thing; not bothered by what everyone else is saying and thinking. From the moment they take to the stage the crowd feed off their energy, relating to their cutting edge lyrics and joining in with their live favourite ‘Down’. With their sweet vocals and heavy sound they’ll hit you hard and leave you wanting more. Last year they released 2 singles and have been back in the studio recording new material due out in 2017. Picked up by BBC Introducing and Radio6’s “Fresh on the Net”, they’ve come a long way very quickly and are a band you’ll want to catch live.
18:30 - IAMHUNGRY
Hungry for high-octane, adrenaline fuelled, raw pop punk? Then sate your appetite with iamhungry. A smart, fast-paced, infectious four piece band providing powerful, up-beat music that gets the whole crowd jumping, iamhungry are about to smash the music scene.
Their debut single, ‘Shut Up and Study’ has received thousands of Spotify listens and has been showcased on the BBC, LA Indie Rage Radio and Radio KC France and their success in the studio is matched by their infectious, powerful, live performances.
They have recently played sell out gigs at the 02 Academy in Islington and Camden’s Dublin Castle as well as regularly headlining at local shows in Reading at The Facebar and Rising Sun.
19:30 - MINI BAND
The Mini Band are a rock band aged 13 to 16. After a video of them went viral, they received worldwide media attention, including from the BBC, ITV and Sky, and received a video response from Metallica praising them.
In 2012 they got through to the grand final of Britain's biggest music contest 'Live and Unsigned' playing at the O2 in London after beating over 10,000 acts! They where contacted by Dream Theater, who invited them on stage at Wembley Arena.
In 2014 they won the national BBC show The Slammer, then going on to be the overall series winners.
In 2015 they played Reading Festival to a huge crowd, and met Metallica after being invited as their special guests.
Their Reading Festival performance received rave reviews from the likes of Kerrang! Magazine, who awarded them the highest rating of five K’s.
With over over 40 million views on youtube, 57,000 fans on Facebook and having played some of Britain's biggest venues along with endorsements from Hiwatt Amplification, EMG pickups, Daisy Rock Guitars, Storey Guitars, Spaun Drums, Scymtek Cymbals and Wampler FX these kids are no novelty act!
20:30 - JERSEY BONES
21:30 - DOLLY AND THE CLOTHESPEGS
Kennet Delta Ragtag Country Skiffle Super group.
22:30 - ADAM & ELVIS
Bonded not only by blood but a taste for finding humour in the macabre, Patrick and Tom Malone are brothers whose sibling intuition extends to a penchant for songs as melodic as they are bizarre. Cut-throat guitars, dirty bass lines and contorted synthesisers are their tools as the brothers pen hook-filled numbers with strange, poetic lyrics, often influenced by the stark realism in the wordplay of Patrick’s heroes Leonard Cohen and Charles Bukowski.