(2016-6-17) More comedy names added including Bill Bailey, Milton Jones and Katherine Ryan.
(2016-6-9) Latitude Festival are delighted to announce acts for the Literary Arena, Wellcome Trust Hub and further Poetry Arena names performing at this year's event.
Welcome the Will Hutton, V & A Museum, Deirdre Murphy, Ewen MacAskill, Jamie McKelvie & Kieron Gillen interviewed by Emily Mackay. Find out who else will perform in the Literary Arena.
The Wellcome Trust Hub will once again host a variety of incredible discussions, debates and performances this year. The line up includes a talk by the author of NHS foundation’s Be Mindful report Ed Halliwell, the Festival of The Spoken Nerd - the science comedy phenomenon that will feed your brain, Dr. Pippa Kennedy in her talk on how immune systems are sensitive to emotions, a discussion on The Sociology & Psychology of Fun with Dr Bree Macdonald and Dr Ben Fincham, plus many more.
An MBE award winner, Jackie Kay, will be join in the Poetry Arena this year. This stellar line up wouldn't be complete without acts such as Poet in the City, Dizraeli, Caleb Femi, Andy Bennett, Lisa Luxx and more. Further acts have also been announced to perform at The Faraway Forest and Pandora's Playground.
(2016-4-29) Latitude Festival are adding even more names to the Latitude 2016 line up, including the first selection of dance productions and companies and the first Film & Music appearance from Adam Buxton and Louis Theroux.
The UK festival exclusive from David and Stephen Dewaele's band Soulwax, plus a long list of returning acts and festival favourites including Beta Band troubadour Steve Mason, electronic producer Gold Panda, heart-on-their-sleeve performers Augustines and powerfully articulate folksinger Emmy the Great.
(2016-4-12) Latitude Festival are also pleased to announce a new wave of acts on the BBC 6 Music Stage, as Slaves return to the festival, along with critically lauded electronic soul duo Honne. Minor Victories, made up of Mogwai, Slowdive and Editors members, are set to perform a festival exclusive at Henham Park this summer.
The Sunrise Arena will also host indie art quartet Teleman, renowned Scottish singer songwriter and founder of The Delgados Emma Pollock, indie veteran and composer Bill Ryder Jones, London’s new exhilarating five-piece Pumarosa, and Suffolk’s very own new experimental duo Let’s Eat Grandma.
Bear’s Den; the critically acclaimed Ivor Novello nominated British folk rock duo also join the incredible bill of acts performing on the Obelisk arena this summer.
(2016-3-24) Russell Howard to headline the Comedy Arena, plus more acts just announced!
(2016-3-3) Latitude Festival are very excited to announce over 100 acts across music and arts, boasting an incredible line up, featuring: The Maccabees, The National, New Order, Father John Misty Chrvches, M83, Grimes, Of Monsters and Men, Plus many more names to be announced...
ACTION TO THE WORD: A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, AIRNADETTE, ALIF, ANNA MEREDITH, ANNIE SIDDONS: HOW (NOT) TO LIVE IN SUBURBIA, ARWC, ATTILA THE STOCKBROKER, AURORA, BEIRUT, BENIN CITY, BLACK MOUNTAIN, BLANCK MASS, BOB MOSES, BRITISH SEA POWER, BUDDY WAKEFIELD: STUNT WAKEFIELD, CHET FAKER, CHRISTINE AND THE QUEENS, CHRISTOPHER BRETT BAILEY, CHVRCHES, CIRCA: IL RITORNO, CLOVES, COURTNEY BARNETT, DASH ARTS: UKRANIAN DACHA, DAUGHTER, DAVID RODIGAN (A JOURNEY THROUGH REGGAE), DEANNA RODGER AND GEMMA ROGERS, DEREK MCLUCKIE, DON PATERSON: 40 SONNETS, DRONES CLUB, ELAINE FEINSTEIN, FATHER JOHN MISTY, FIGHT IN THE DOG PRESENTS TWELFTH NIGHT WITH COMEDIANS, FLIPPING THE BIRD: TORCH, FOREST FRINGE, FRANKIE VAH, FRIGHTENED RABBIT, GEORGE EGG: ANARCHIST COOK, GLEN NEATH AND DAVID ROSENBURG: SÉANCE, GOB SQUAD: SUPER NIGHT SHOT, GRAEAE: REASONS TO BE CHEERFUL, GRIMES, HALF MOON RUN, HARRY BAKER, HAYDEN JAMES, HELEN MORT, HENRY NORMAL, HIGHASAKITE, HOLLIE MCNISH, HOLLY MACVE, IMPROBABLE & BLIND SUMMIT: ANIMO, JAMIE WOON, JEMIMA FOXTROT: MELODY, JOHN GRANT, JOHN HEGLEY, JOHN OSBORNE, JOSHUA IDEHEN, JUNGLE (DJ SET), KATIE BONNA: ALL THE THINGS I LIED ABOUT, KELLY LEE OWENS, KURT VILE AND THE VIOLATERS, LAMBERT, LAPSLEY, LAURA MVULA, LAVISH BIG SCREEN, LEEDS BECKETT: BORROWED SHOES, LES ENFANTS TERRIBLES: THE FANTASTICAL FLYING EXPLORATORY LABORATORY, LIAM WILLIAMS: TRAVESTY, LICENSED TO ILL, LIFT PRESENT EVERYTHING BY MY SIDE, LITTLE GREEN CARS, LUCIUS, LUCY MCCORMICK: EDINBURGH PREVIEW SHOW, LUKE WRIGHT, LYRIC, GDIF, IMAGINE WATFORD AND LATITUDE PRESENT HIKAPEE AND HOW IT ENDED, LYRIC: THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST (WORK IN PROGRESS), M83, MARK GRIST & TIM CLARE, MARK THOMAS: RED SHED (WORK IN PROGRESS), MARLON WILLIAMS, MARTIN NEWELL & THE HOSEPIPE BAND: THE SONG OF THE WATERLILY, BLACK SHUCK, MICHAEL KIWANUKA, MICHAEL PEDERSEN, MIIKE SNOW, MIKE SKINNER AND MURKAGE PRESENT TONGA, MONEY, MURA MASA, MØ, NABOKOV, NATHANIEL RATELIFF & THE NIGHT SWEATS, NEW ORDER, OF MONSTERS AND MEN, OH WONDER, OLD TRUNK THEATRE: FRAN & LENI, OPERA NORTH: PARKLIFE, PANTHA DU PRINCE PRESENTS THE TRIAD, PENTABUS: LAST JOURNEY, PERFUME GENIUS, POLEROID THEATRE, POLIÇA, PROTOMARTYR, RACHAEL CLERKE: CUNCRETE, RAT BOY, RAZ, ROB AUTON: THE SLEEP SHOW, ROOTS MANUVA, ROSY CARRICK, SAM HALMARACK, DAN CANHAM & OLIVIA WINTERINGHAM: ALWAYS & TOTALLY FOREVER, SH!T THEATRE: LETTERS TO WINDSOR HOUSE, SHON DALE-JONES: THE DUKE, SILENT UPROAR: A SUPER HAPPY STORY (ABOUT FEELING SUPER SAD), SLEEPING TREES: SCI-FI, SQUEEZE, STEFANIE MUELLER: PRELUDE TO A COAT, STURGILL SIMPSON, SUUNS, TALIA RANDALL: BLOODLINES, THE LUMINEERS, THE MACCABEES, THE NATIONAL, THE PAPER BIRDS: MOBILE, TIATA FAHODZI, TIM WELLS, URSULA MARTINEZ: FREE ADMISSION, WEAVES, YOUNG VIC & ROYAL COURT: CUTTIN' IT, Slaves, Honne, Minor Victories, Teleman, Emma Pollock, Bill Ryder Jones, Pumarosa, Let’s Eat Grandma, Bear’s Den
Tickets on sale: www.latitudefestival.com/tickets