July 9-12th 2015     Prestwold Airfield Near Loughborough, Leicestershire, UK     LE12 5SH
 

The 'Original' & Biggest Americana Festival In Europe

Celebrating 35 Years Of Real Americana

Thursday

JAILHOUSE BLUES BROTHERS
On a Mission, not just any mission, this is a mission to bring something different to the Blues Brothers shows of old and bring their own twist and style to the stage; our aim is not to be authentic but different.
GLAMATIZE
With greats from Bowie, Alice Cooper, Sweet, T-Rex, Queen and more.

Friday

LAZY DOG
Popular country music band who have shared the stage with rocknroll and Country Music greats. Always enjoyable.
OUTWOODS COUNTY RIDERS
A moonshine made of North Mississippi Hill Country Blues, Bluegrass, Country and weird American folk music, and its truly got a kick like a mule.
ALAN FULLARD
Exceptional international song writer with a wealth of experience and the writer of some truly great songs.
DOCTOR AND THE MEDICS
With their number 1 song, a remake of Norman Greenbaums Spirit in the Sky from the album Laughing at the Pieces and covering other well known songs from the likes of Hawkwind and Dead or Alive.
FREE AT LAST
Universally agreed to be the best Free and Bad Company tribute around. A night of 70s style red hot blues influenced, soul stealing ROCK.
NICKI GILLIS
Original Country infused rock and quality interpretations of classic hits. Frank Ifield said Nicki is a towering talent who has an abundance of charisma both on and off the stage.
ATLANTA
A popular West Yorkshire based band, entertaining their audience with self - penned songs, plus a balance of covers.
EJAB
EJAB (The Elbow Jake Acoustic Band) are a 4 piece band based near Derby. With songs from their new album There Are No Miracles Around Here.
AGS CONNOLLY
Ags influences come essentially from hardcore country songwriters like David Allan Coe, Johnny Paycheck, Billy Joe Shaver, Robert Earl Keen and Chris Knight. However, he also takes major non-country influences from the likes of Loudon Wainwright III and Ron Sexsmith.
HOT MOTORCYCLE CLUB
Former Showaddywaddy original member Malc The Duke Allured has formed a new 50s rock and roll extravaganza THE HOT MOTORCYCLE CLUB featuring harmony vocals and a brilliant musical arrangement of guitars, brass and percussion. The show may have its roots in the 50s but the sound, technical ability and production is bang up to date.
SARAH LUCY DOLE AND STARLANE
Sarah Lucy Dole is an award Winning Singer/Songwriter and has one of the finest Americana voices this country has heard in a long time.
BILLY LEE AND THE SWAMP CRITTERS
Playing Cajun, Zydeco, Blues and Texas Swing to get everyone dancing!
IAN DUNLOP DUO
In 1965 Ian Dunlop founded 'The International Submarine Band' and, along with his friend and bandmate Gram Parsons, changed the face of American popular music.

Saturday

THE DOGGONE DADDYS
Very early authentic rockabilly from the sun studio days.
KNOXVILLE HIGHWAY
A foot tapping, free - wheelin, good time band, guaranteed to provide great musicianship and entertainment. Songs of juke joints, truck driving, love and loss, roads and railroads.
SIERRA CECIL
A young Singer-Songwriter from the USA with a great voice and enthusiasm.
ACOUSTICA
Unplugged Classic Rock and Pop from the 60s 70s 80s and 90s with a twist.
SUZETTE LAWRENCE & THE NEON ANGELS
One of the hottest country-rocker groups on the scene. Suzette Lawrence belts out songs with the power of a border radio station and the fervour of a hellfire and brimstone backwoods preacher.
REBEL DEAN
The name Rebel Dean conjures up an image of some 50s rock n roll idol leaning moodily over a microphone, lip curled, legs astride, with a thousand screaming fans at his feet. Ive checked out Rebel Dean on stage many times and that just about sums it up!
JOHNNY AND THE JAILBIRDS
With a new line up and a new album the band are full of enthusiasm ready for Rockin and Rollin n raising hell.
JACK RABBIT SLIM
Jack Rabbit Slim have been one of the most popular and successful bands on the rockabilly scene for the last 10 years ! Their sound has evolved unlike any other band and this has led to them playing at top mainstream festivals.
THE ACCIDENTS
Having been travelling the UK as part of successful rock and roll band This Little Girl and the Dillicats for about six years, John, Charlie and Keri have now branched off and created the new - and fairly different - rockabilly band "The Accidents".
THE DOEL BROTHERS
Cousin, this is stripped down and jumped up, Country Style Rockin thats sure to please from the Rompin, Stompin, Swingin, Singin Doel Brothers.
THE ARMADILLOS
Tex Mex seasoning added to the pot of driving Roots 'n' Rhythm.
HARRIET MCDONNELL
Harriet McDonnell is an accomplished singer, songwriter and guitarist with a fast growing reputation and fan base.
ADE PAYNE
Inspired by bands/Artists such as Bruce Springsteen, Keith Urban, Bryan Adams, Paul McCartney, Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line, Lee Brice, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Ade continues to find the inspiration for his music from a broad spectrum of recording artists, both old and new.
LISA STANLEY
Weekly appearances as presenter on Sky TVs The Phil Mack International Country Show and Keep It Country Music have made her a well known face on the U.K. Country Music.
THE ACCIDENTS
A high energy three piece band playing hard hitting rockabilly music.

Sunday

THE REVOLUTIONAIRES
Scorching a trail across the live music venues of the land is this sizzlin hot 1950s RB combo...The Revolutionaires!
THE TREVOR BURTON BAND
After touring with the Who, playing in the Steve Gibbons band he is here at Americana !
QUILL
Quill has developed a unique musical style that has captured many varied influences, plying Celtic folk hued Fleetwood Mac-ish rock before the Corrs were invented.
ROOT'N TOOT'N
Good Time traditional Hillbilly Country Trio.
GEORGE HAMILTON V
known as a Music City outlaw in the tradition of Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings Willie Nelson..... Born into the Family Tradition of Country Music, he practically grew-up backstage.
HICKSVILLE BOMBERS
Playing rockabilly, rockin blues country and rocknroll music in a wild and energetic 50s style.
THIS LITTLE GIRL & THE DILLICATS
This Little Girl is a four piece Rockabilly / Rock n Roll band with a difference in that it is formed of one family. The band has been specialising in rock and roll / rockabilly music and is slowly but surely climbing the ladder on that circuit.
SHARNA-MAE
The talented daughter of Dave Brown and fan of the Americana makes a welcome return to the show backed by the Hicksville Bombers after her stunning debut at the 2013 show.
RAYMOND FROGGATT
Born in the West Midlands and has become an internationally recognised Country Music performer. He has written chart hits for Dave Clark Five and Cliff Richard.
SPRINGSTEEN A TRIBUTE TO THE BOSS
With a full compliment of 6 core musicians reproducing not only the technical musicianship of The E Street Band but also the heartfelt performances made legendary by The Boss himself, Springsteen will recreate as authentic a Springsteen show as youre likely to see on these shores.
HAYLEY OLIVER
Hayley's perfect pitch and vocal clarity, coupled with that rare ability to deliver a song in a way that touches the heart of the listener, is something that doesn't come along every day. Her talent is quite rare and unique.
MIKE WARD
23 year old Mike Ward is an English country singer based in Manchester who took part in UK series 2 of The Voice.His audition for The Voice Dont Close Your Eyes has had well over 2.5 million views to date. Tom Jones has been quoted as saying that Mike would be the biggest country singer to come out of the UK and that he absolutely loved singing with him.
LAURA LEE BAND
Laura Lee Hickling fronting her own band with a great set of rockin numbers.
 

 

 

 

 

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

JAILHOUSE BLUES BROTHERS
GLAMATIZE
LAZY DOG
OUTWOODS COUNTY RIDERS
ALAN FULLARD
DOCTOR AND THE MEDICS
FREE AT LAST
NICKI GILLIS
ATLANTA
EJAB
AGS CONNOLLY
HOT MOTORCYCLE CLUB
SARAH LUCY DOLE AND STARLANE
BILLY LEE AND THE SWAMP CRITTERS
IAN DUNLOP DUO
THE DOGGONE DADDYS
KNOXVILLE HIGHWAY
SIERRA CECIL
SUZETTE LAWRENCE & THE NEON ANGELS
REBEL DEAN
JOHNNY AND THE JAILBIRDS
JACK RABBIT SLIM
THE DOEL BROTHERS
HARRIET MCDONNELL
ADE PAYNE
LISA STANLEY
THE ACCIDENTS
THE REVOLUTIONAIRES
THE TREVOR BURTON BAND
QUILL
ROOT'N TOOT'N
GEORGE HAMILTON V
HICKSVILLE BOMBERS
THIS LITTLE GIRL & THE DILLICATS
SHARNA-MAE
RAYMOND FROGGATT
SPRINGSTEEN A TRIBUTE TO THE BOSS
HAYLEY OLIVER
MIKE WARD
LAURA LEE BAND
 

  The usual favourites and More!
Free Jive and Line Dance Classes, Fashion Show hosted by Boo Boo Kitty Couture, Native Indians, Kitty Winks Beauty Parlour, Trade Stands, Food Court, Craft Fair managed by Noo Noo's, Kidz Zone with Bongo Bongo, Free to participate activities for under 12's, Face Painting, Street Entertainers, Mad Cap Games, Authentic Westerners encampment, Wyatt Earp Western Shoot Out, Car Displays & Awards, Custom Bike Show, Miss Americana, Burlesque Shows, Tattooist And soooo much more to be confirmed! check out the Facebook Page for updates.
A kaleidoscope of colour & sounds, Fun for all the family.


 With a Magnificent Display of American Vehicles & Bikes dating from the early 1900s.

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