Festival news: Magic Summer Live, Yahoo! Wireless, Bushmills Live, Forest Live
Magic 105.4 and Live Nation have announced that Bryan Adams and Jamiroquai are confirmed as headliners for Magic Summer Live 2013, taking place for the first time in Guildford’s Stoke Park this summer. In what will be their only UK performance this year, Jamiroquai will be taking to the stage on Saturday 13 July and Canadian rock legend Bryan Adams will be performing at the festival on Sunday 14 July. Joining the line up will be James Morrison, Joss Stone, Squeeze, Level 42, Soul II Soul, The Overtones and Kim Wilde.
Tickets are on sale Friday 15 March at 8am, available at the festival website.
Live Nation have announced that due to demand - and tickets for days 1 & 2 selling in record time - there will be a third day of Yahoo! Wireless Festival on Sunday July 14. This will be a preview of JAY Z and Justin Timberlake’s North American LEGENDS OF THE SUMMER STADIUM TOUR. A Tribe Called Quest, Nas, A$AP Rocky and Rizzle Kicks also join the bill. Justin Timberlake and JAY Z are already confirmed to headline Yahoo! Wireless Festival independently on Friday 12 July (Justin Timberlake) and Saturday 13 July (JAY Z), tickets for these dates were the fastest selling in Wireless Festival history.
Tickets for the final Yahoo! Wireless Festival date Legends Of The Summer featuring Justin Timberlake and JAY Z – will go on sale Friday 15th March, available at the festival website
Bushmills Live will take place on Ireland’s North Coast on 19th and 20th June 2013 and is the only indie music festival in an Irish Whiskey distillery. Internationally acclaimed indie folk band, Of Monsters and Men will headline the two day festival - their first ever gig in Northern Ireland.
The 500 ‘money can’t buy tickets’ will not go on general release. Instead, music and whiskey fans can win the chance to attend the festival by entering a draw on the Bushmills Irish Whiskey Facebook page. Entries to the draw will open this Sunday, on St Patrick’s Day at 16:08 GMT.
James, has announced an East Anglian summer concert performing as part of Forest Live, the Forestry Commission’s annual concert series. They will play Thetford Forest, Nr Brandon, Suffolk on Thursday 13th June.
For more info on the Forest Live series visit the Forestry Commission website