The latest additions join an already expansive and eclectic line-up that includes a Northern festival exclusive from Wild Beasts, Roots Manuva, Patrick Wolf, Maya Jane Coles, Ghostpoet, Factory Floor, Jessie Ware, Pearson Sound, Willy Mason and many, many more.
Also announced today for the festival are Oneman, Cloud Nothings, Koreless, Willis Earl Beal, Andrew Weatherall presents Love From Outer Space, Jacuzzi Boys, Stopmakingme, Weird Dreams, Bleeding Knees Club, Souljazz System, Luvjam, Tall Ships and Blacklisters.
- Date: Friday 17th August 2012
- Event: Beacons Festival at Funkirk Estate
- Venue: Funkirk Estate
- Artists: Ghostpoet, Pearson Sound, XXXY, Roots Manuva, Bok Bok, Submotion Orchestra, D.R.U.G.S., Errors, Jam City, Star Slinger, Toots and The Maytals, Mazes, King Krule, Bos Angeles, Peaking Lights, Gross Magic, Still Corners, Cass McCombs
This three day, four night festival in the heart of the Yorkshire countryside is brought to you by a collection of UK tastemakers, bringing together the cream of some of the finest club and live music nights in Manchester, London, Leeds and Sheffield for one forward thinking weekend in Yorkshire.
Organisers of London-based festivals and events like Underage and Field Day are also involved, as is East London's Shacklewell Arms. Manchester tastemakers Now Wave are on board, as are London’s Eat Your Own Ears.
Beaconsfest will be bringing together the cream of the cities finest club nights and gig venues for one weekend in Yorkshire.
Setting up camp in a brand new location for 2012, this year's festival will take place in the picturesque setting of the Funkirk Estate in Skipton this August.
Earlybird tickets for Beaconsfest are now sold out, with weekend tickets now available for £74.50
Tickets are no longer available for this event
You can find these artists/djs playing at the following events:
Originally published: 17th Apr 2012