Adding Colour to this year’s PennFest show
Ocean Colour Scene to headline weekend
OCEAN Colour Scene have been announced as the headliners at PennFest on Friday July 22.
The hugely popular band is currently on a roll having just sold out their gigs announced in Leeds and Birmingham.
They are celebrating the 20th anniversary of their hit album Moseley Shoals, which they will be playing in full, including hits The Day We Caught The Train and Riverboat Song.
Following a hugely successful event last summer, Penn Street is once again set to be home to a two-day family friendly music festival with camping, as PennFest (formerly known as Penn Festival) returns on the weekend of July 22-23.
Now in its sixth year, PennFest’s lineup promises to massive with bigger names than ever before performing throughout the weekend.
Other confirmed acts are Dizzee Rascal, De La Soul, Rizzle Kicks, Fun Lovin’ Criminals, The Lightning Seeds, Ash, Shed Seven, Soul II Soul, Reef, Ms Dynamite, Black Grape, Toploader and Chas and Dave plus DJ sets from Artful Dodger, DJ Luck & McNeat, Fabio & Grooverider.
The Big Top stage will return for 2016, featuring well-known DJs to continue the party once the bands have come off stage plus the return of the Old Skool Warehouse.
In addition to the main stage acts, there will also be a diverse selection of popular local bands performing.
Camping will be available on site from Friday July 22 to Sunday July 24, offering the perfect opportunity to enjoy the beautiful surroundings of the Chilterns, with free hot showers in the camping area as well as a quieter family camping zone