Live Music for Saturday Evening 13th May 2023 – 5pm to 10pm

Our Live Music Night is proudly sponsored by the Rusty Garage Brewery, Swindon.

We are pleased to announce our full live music line-up for Saturday evening at this year’s 10th Anniversary event.

Headlining: Joli and The Big Band

Joli is a powerful soul singer-songwriter, covering genres such as RNB, Soul, Funk, Jazz & Rock. She showcases her love and inspiration for powerful singers such as Aretha Franklin, Etta James, Alicia Keys, Jill Scott, Amy Winehouse, Erykah Bada, Jorja Smith, Arlo Parks, HER & Lianne La Havas,  she “could go go on and on”.  She has a band of highly experienced musicians of up to a 9-piece band, whom she feels very lucky to have with her on this journey.

Check out Joli’s Big Band Showreel here.

Featuring:  Jol Rose

Jol Rose is a Swindon-based singer-songwriter.  With roots in London, Jol has performed his raw mix of Americana acoustic folk on moving trains, stationary flat-bed trucks and remote Pacific islands.  Jol’s exuberant performances and thoughtful lyrics are highly regarded in some areas of Wiltshire.

Visit Jol’s website to check out his music.

Also Featuring: What The Pluck?

What The Pluck are a highly entertaining Swindon-based Ukulele band playing hits from different musical genres across the decades.

The drums, bass and vocals will bring that familiar sound whilst the Ukuleles add that special touch that will remove any misgivings you have about these instruments and make you want to get on your feet and join in.

With hits from Queen, Paolo Nutini, Foo Fighters, Ben E King, Stereophonics, the Undertones, Waterboys, Kings of Leon, Boomtown Rats and many more, the band also mash songs together to create tunes you will want to hear again and again.

Size isn’t everything and the band look forward to entertaining you.  Check out the joyful tones of What The Pluck? here.

… and Introducing: The Zach FC Trio

The Zach FC Trio are a South-West based three-piece band playing blues-rock covers from the 60’s to the present day, consisting of Swindon born guitarist Zach Francis-Cox and fellow musicians Aaron Lewns on drums and Burnie Kovacs on bass.  The band met at the University of Southampton and the members are regulars at jams and open-mic nights in the city.

The band like to cover songs by Jimi Hendrix, John Mayer, The Black Keys, and Led Zeppelin, amongst others.

Tickets for the evening are £5 and include Entry, 10th Anniversary Glass, and Festival Guide – Buy Them Here 

View and download our full festival brochure here!