PUBLIC SERVICE BROADCASTING / RIDE / THE HORRORS / HOLLIE COOK / DREAM WIFE / THE ORIELLES / HALO MAUD / FEET / MAKENESS / WOMENSAID / SCOPE
NOEL GALLAGHER’S HIGH FLYING BIRDS / LEFTFIELD / JAMES
TEENAGE FANCLUB / YOUNG FATHERS / IDLEWILD / EZRA FURMAN / GHOSTPOET / THE CORAL / BAXTER DURY / IBIBIO SOUND MACHINE / SHAME / IDLES / LADY LESHURR / SUNFLOWER BEAN / STANLEY ODD / OUT LINES / MASTERSYSTEM / BLACK HONEY / MOXIE / SOLAREYE / CHARLIE BONES / NIGHTWAVE / FLAMINGODS / MICHAEL PEDERSEN / KEVIN WILLIAMSON / SOCCER MOMMY / LOKI / SALENA GODDEN / VICTORIA MCNULTY / ATHENS OF THE NORTH / ANU / THE VEGAN LEATHER / LEE CLARK / THE DUNTS / AVALANCHE PARTY / CRYSTAL / ST.MARTiiNS / CHUCHOTER / RASCALTON / SHAMBOLICS / LUCIA / PLEASURE POOL / SUPER INUIT / WUH OH / VIDA / HEAVY RAPIDS / CHURCH OF GOOD TIMES / DISKO SHIVA / TEESH / SOUL JAM / K4CIE / MISS WORLD / WASABI DISCO / NICK’S DRUM WORKSHOP / THANK YOU FOR THE MUSIC / SNEAKY PETE’S DJS / NEU REEKIE!
AUGUST 30TH – SEPTEMBER 1ST 2018
Drumlanrig Castle, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland
Electric Fields, Scotland’s best small festival, are delighted to announce that Public Service Broadcasting, RIDE, The Horrors, Hollie Cook, Dream Wife, The Orielles, Halo Maud, Feet, Makeness, WomenSaid and Scope will be joining them at this year’s festival.
After a blinder of a performance in 2016, Public Service Broadcasting are back for 2018 to help EF celebrate their 5th birthday in style. Creation Records alumni and pioneers of the shoegaze era RIDE will bring their crucially acclaimed live show to the beautiful fields of Dumfries & Galloway for the first time. The Horrors joining them in also making their debut, with their unique brand of synth laden rock sure to get people jumping.
They join an incredible cast of some of the most exciting bands and artists from around the world including three HUGE headliners: Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, James and Leftfield.
As well as an amazing musical line-up, Scotland’s finest wordsmiths Neu Reekie! are back to showcase the best in spoken word on their own dedicated stage. To celebrate their fifth birthday in style, EF18 is set to expand its entertainment offering where people can expect to laugh out loud at an extended comedy and cabaret programme. One of Scotland’s most respected venues, Sneaky Pete’s, returns for another year with a curated lineup of groundbreaking electronic music.
Following on from last years nomination for ‘Best Family Festival’ at the UK Festival Awards, the “Our Kids Electric” area returns bigger and better with a whole host of new entertainment and workshops and of course, the legendary adventure playground is a hop skip and a jump away!
Food lovers can rejoice as Scotland’s best street food purveyors The Pitt will be back to deliver an awesome culinary experience at the festival. There also be specialist cocktails bars and our massive craft and ale bar returns with a wide selection on offer to quench your thirst.
Tickets are on sale now from www.electricfieldsfestival.com don’t miss out on your chance to join the last big party of the summer and experience three days of incredible music, brilliant food and great entertainment with an intimate, community atmosphere where everybody is welcome.
Nick Roberts, Festival Co-Founder, said:“This is going to be so fun, I honestly can’t wait. We’ve been working really hard over the past few years, and we’re just chuffed to be able to be putting on what’s set to be another great weekend of music, with our always excellent audience, in such a beautiful setting!”
Early Bird, Release 1 & Release 2 have all sold out. Release 3 now on sale, weekend tickets are available now with day tickets on sale from Thursday from www.electricfieldsfestival.comImages
Pictures can be downloaded from: http://bit.ly/2Ejqq8P2017 Press
★★★★★ Sunday Mail
★★★★ Electric Fields is a festival where Dizzee Rascal, Kate Tempest and Frightened Rabbit can share the same set times and each thrive. It’s the type of festival that deserves to flourish The Skinny
The location in the gently rolling grounds of the Queensbury Estate on the banks of the River Nith is a verdant gem The Scotsman
Electric Fields festival takes place on August 30th & 31st and 1st September 2018 at Drumlanrig Castle, Thornhill, Dumfries & Galloway DG3 4AQ.
The site is approximately 90 minutes drive south of Glasgow / Edinburgh and 90 minutes north of Carlisle.