Multi-award winning Festival No.6 (7-10 September) has just announced the headliners for this year’s festival – The Flaming Lips, Mogwai and Bloc Party.
The Cinematic Orchestra, Wild Beasts, Rag’n’Bone Man, Laura Mvula, Kate Tempest, Arab Strap, The Cribs, and many more have also been confirmed in first wave.
Rightfully renowned for its electronic bill, No.6 has also unveiled the first of its DJ/electronic line-up. Leading the bill is drum and bass original and Metalheadz label boss Goldie performing his new album The Journey Man. Also joining are nu-disco heroes Hercules and Love Affair, Joy Orbison, Benji B, Joe Goddard Live, Mr Scruff, Mary Anne Hobbs, Horse Meat Disco, Justin Robertson, Running Back Super Ball: Henrik Schwarz (Live), Gerd Janson and Fort Romeau, David Holmes, Steve Davis & Kavus Torabi, Kevin Rowland (Dexys DJ Set), Down to the Sea and Back, Heavenly Jukebox and Purple Stardust - the ultimate Prince and Bowie disco.
The arts and culture programme includes reigning Welsh national champions and No.6 favourites The Brythoniaid Welsh Male Voice Choir, who will be performing all the cover versions they have done for No.6 over the years, and a couple of new surprises.
Festival No.6 is an intimate, bespoke banquet of music, arts and culture, taking place over the weekend of the 7-10 September in the magical village of Portmeirion, Wales. With many more music acts a huge arts and cultural line-up, new venues and Michelin starred-chefs yet to be revealed the 2017 edition of Festival No.6 is certain to be the most impressive to date.
Read our review of the 2016 edition here
Event: Festival No. 6
Line up: Bloc Party, Goldie, The Cinematic Orchestra, The Rhythm Method, Formation, Horse Meat Disco and many more
When: 7th - 10th September 2017
Where: Portmeirion, Wales
Cost: Tier Two tickets on sale now from £180 - £205 +bf
More info and tickets: www.festivalnumber6.com