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Beacons Add Neneh Cherry & More
Laurie Tuffrey , June 5th, 2014 11:35

Pariah, Glass Animals and others join the Skipton festival's bill

Skipton's consistently ace Beacons festival have just added more dates to this year's edition, taking place at the Funkirk Estate from August 7-10.

Neneh Cherry with Rocketnumbernine, Pariah, Glass Animals have all been announced, as well as a stack of DJs, including Optimo, Luv* Jam, Futureboogie, Dave Haslam and more. They all join a bill which is already heavy on the Quietus favourites, including The Fall, Jon Hopkins, East India Youth and British Sea Power performing From The Sea To The Land Beyond, as well as Daniel Avery, Erol Alkan, Daphni, Andrew Weatherall & Sean Johnston, 65daysofstatic and more. Head to the festival's website to get tickets, have a read of our Baker's with Neneh Cherry here and listen to 'Everything' from her Blank Project album below:

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