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The Carousel

The Carousel is the place with the big vibrations. Buy the ticket, take the ride. It's a golden stage dancing with horses and shaking with a party bag of music to make you move. The infamous festival impresario Mr Chris Tofu – best known for Glastonbury's

The Ska Vengers

India’s first ska band, The Ska Vengers are straight outta New Delhi. They blend ska rhythms with elements of Rocksteady, Reggae, Dub, Jazz and Punk with some Cuban and other Latin influences thrown in. Formed in 2009 they've been touted as one of the mos

Voodoo Rising

Friday Voodoo Rising. One dark night, in a land far, far away, the Carousel sparkled brightly, and the spirits came out to play. Temperatures rise, the magic spellbinds, come lose yourself in the power of the rhythm. Line-up will be announced soon. From R

The Shotgun Wedding Show

Saturday Shotgun Wedding Party Carnage and Carriages. Money for Marriages. Big brass blasting into the night. There will no traditions. There will be no speeches. But there will be a damn good party. Welcome to the Shotgun Wedding. Balkan, gyspy, high-ene

The Sunday Stampede

The Sunday Stampede Leading the charge, up front with the horns, big bands will thunder and gallop with you through the night into the magic hour. Buckle up. Saddle Up. The Sunday Stampede is going to be one hell of a ride. From Roma to rumba, Latin beats

The Langan Band

'The Langan Band offer a collection of songs and tunes that take us on a vertigo inducing reel around European and American acoustic traditions delivering with a jagged, punky and irresistible edge. That three guys from Glasgow could conspire to create su


Bison is a horns-front, hoof-stomping party beast from Sheffield. Their sound is diverse, centred on ska but taking in swing, soul, hip hop, electronica, and anything else that takes their fancy. The emphasis is firmly on songs, orangeness and knees. By t

Thrill Collins

Thrill Collins are a three-piece acoustic skiffle party band who have a habit of rearranging some of the most epic pop songs of all time, with surprising results. Regulars on the UK festival circuit they have played Glastonbury, Camp Bestival, 2000 Trees,

Oh My God! It’s The Church

"This has to be the best ever church service I've ever been to. Never has repenting looked, sounded or felt so good. All religions should stand up and take note. And serve absinthe." - Josh Jones, le cool London “The best act to ever close Shangri-Hell at

New York Brass Band

New York Brass Band are North Yorkshire’s only contemporary New Orleans inspired Brass Band. Hailing from the ancient streets of York the band are part of a funky brass revolution that is sweeping the UK. Inspired by Rebirth Brass Band, Soul Rebels, Hot 8

Cut Capers

Cut Capers is an eight-piece band that formed in Bristol in late 2011, with a style based in hip-hop, swing, ska and roots reggae. They have burst onto the UK circuit, playing gigs and festivals up and down the country with their high energy shows. Combin

Camo Clave

Camo Clave are an original Electro Tropical band based in Bristol, UK. They mix traditional Latin American rhythms with modern beats, electronics and processors to create an exciting and energetic twenty-first century tropical party. Expect Cumbia, Salsa,