The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars

Rock

Considered on of Bowie’s best works – come and celebrate its’ 50th anniversary. The whole album performed live followed by David Bowie hits. Tickets for all our ticketed events are available through eventbrite.

When

Monday at 7.30 - 10.00pm

Where

The Space

 Youth Undone

Rock

WE are looking forward to this – the first time for some while that we have a young Keynsham band: “Hello! We are Youth Undone, we formed at Wellsway sixth form and have been sporadically playing for about 6 months now. Please don’t boo us, thanks!”

When

Sunday at 2.00pm

Where

The Davies & Way Bandstand Stage

 Hoggs Bison

Rock

Math Rock …. from Bristol, or, rather, Keynsham, where they began. Intriguing not easy to pin down Brilliant at KMF  2017 So good to have them back Bristol three-piece Hoggs Bison’s debut album Aeons brings together tracks from their 2016 EP (Dog Party Call) and single ‘Gold Jersey Top’ for a vinyread more

When

Sunday at 2.05 pm

Where

The Truespeed Top Stage

 The Idle Silence 

Rock

An indie/alternative-rock band from Somerset, nominally based in Taunton. Martyn Edwards, James Haldane, Phil Russell and Jay Parr formed the band in 2018 and very quickly enjoyed radio play with their first recordings in the UK, USA & Australia.  From then until the pandemic struck, they playedread more

When

Sunday at 2.50pm

Where

The Davies & Way Bandstand Stage

 The Forgetting Curve

Rock

We are The Forgetting Curve, formed out of delicately assembled cornflakes in the bustling metropolis of Stroud, Gloucestershire in November 2015 by James (Bass & Lead Vocals) Tony (Drums & Kung-Fu), and Mike (Guitar & Pilates Classes) have spent the last half a decade and bit honing a sread more

When

Sunday at 3.00pm

Where

The Taylor Wimpey Abbey Stage

 MIREILLE MATHLENER BAND

Rock

MIREILLE MATHLENER BAND Netherlands born, Bristol based artist Mireille Mathlener has a growing reputation for striking songs with a real captivating, narrative quality and has been compared to the likes of Neil Young and Chrissie Hynde (The Pretenders). Her critically acclaimed debut album ‘So Muchread more

When

Sunday at 3.45 pm

Where

The Davies & Way Bandstand Stage

 The Liberators

Rock

Fronted by the Keynsham Wine Bar’s own Rob Moore, The Liberators play the best songs from many of your favorite Rock artists & if it gets your toes tapping, your head banging or your fists pounding, you can be sure to find it at the show!   Classic Rock acts such as Elvis Presley, Chuck Berread more

When

Sunday at 3.45 pm

Where

The Truespeed Top Stage

 Erotic Secrets of Pompeii

Rock

Erotic Secrets of Pompeii play wild and weird apocalyptic lounge music – a twisted amalgamation of angular art rock and transgressive post-punk, transmitted directly from the heart of the forbidden zone.​ ESOP’s music is populated by grotesque imagery and vivid symbolism, drawing from artists acrossread more

When

Sunday at 4.35 pm

Where

The Truespeed Top Stage

 ROCK ‘N’ ROLL ANGELS

Rock

Rock n Roll Angels released their debut album Peaceful, in 2018, “a lovely collection of superbly languid mini-masterpieces, some beautiful balladry and clever, catchy, rhythmic moods”. The group, featuring ex-Blue Aeroplane Shaun McCrindle (vocals and guitar), Jonathan Westrup (piano and vocals) Jaread more

When

Sunday at 5.20 pm

Where

The Davies & Way Bandstand Stage

 The New Cranes

Rock

This band made an impression appearing on the Iso Fest online events in Keynsham during the days of lockdown, with their infectious eastern European flavoured rock.  That was well before Russia invaded and added a ton of relevance to their appearances. We are proud indeed to have this kind of relevaread more

When

Sunday at 5.25 pm

Where

The Truespeed Top Stage

 One Last Score

Rock

One Last Score are from Bristol and plays rock ‘n’ roll. Loud and dirty rock ‘n’ roll. United through a shared love of classic and alternative rock bands, One Last Score’s mission is to deliver big riffs, even bigger choruses, and a killer rock ‘n’ roll show to all who attend.   A band proud ofread more

When

Sunday at 5.30pm

Where

The Taylor Wimpey Abbey Stage

 Harri Mason

Rock

Harri Mason is a Bristol born singer-songwriter and she has been writing music since the age of 14. With influences like Bruce Springsteen and Fleetwood Mac, Harri is able to curate a niche within Pop Rock and Folk that speaks to various audiences. Harri and her band will be playing songs from her fread more

When

Sunday at 6.15 pm

Where

The Davies & Way Bandstand Stage

 The Sovereigns

Rock

In 2017 Benny from Essex, pictured on the left,  appeared on our Abbey Stage as a solo performer: he stayed around for the Festival finale that year and made himself a hit in the mayhem! Now Benny is fronting a full band, The Sovereigns, and completed an extensive UK tour in May, and making big noisread more

When

Sunday at 6.15 pm

Where

The Truespeed Top Stage

 Cosmic Ninja

Rock

Cosmic Ninja are a queer-fronted, four-piece band who never fails to leave an impression with their fusion of rock, alternative, and electronic sounds. Balancing artistic merit with mainstream visibility, they take inspiration from Enter Shikari, Don Broco, BMTH, and Pendulum, whilst presenting a puread more

When

Sunday at 6.45pm

Where

The Taylor Wimpey Abbey Stage

 Special Event

Rock

Watch This Space for details of the last act on the Bandstand for 2022   All will be revealed nearer the time

When

Sunday at 7.10 pm

Where

The Davies & Way Bandstand Stage

 Tensheds

Rock

After mesmerising the audience in Temple Court last September, it is a real pleasure to be able to present Tensheds in Keynsham again: and an extraordinary privilege for us – seeing that there aren’t many of his shows that aren’t sold out. An inspirational musician, a voice to die for and, and a wriread more

When

Sunday at 7.10 pm

Where

The Truespeed Top Stage

 Ava

Rock

We are AVA. A five-piece dark pop band based in Bristol with an edgy attitude. Front woman Eloise artistically personifies her songs, reflecting on events she’s experienced and fabricates her own narratives, whilst the band creates the instrumental heavy backbone. Influenced by Wolf Alice, Billie Eiread more

When

Sunday at 7.45pm

Where

The Taylor Wimpey Abbey Stage

 Typan

Rock

We Are Typan!  Hailing from Bristol UK, we want it Live and Loud. A hard rock band rising from the vibrant musical city of Bristol, UK. New album Night Time World out now, featuring the dazzling singles Midnight Man and Remedy. KDog – Lead vocals Matt Smithers – Drums “The Showstopping” Joe Toppingread more

When

Sunday at 8.05 pm

Where

The Truespeed Top Stage

 Land Captains

Rock

Music opens us up to each other; we find ourselves at our most vulnerable point, at the rawest edge and open to danger. Connection, through creativity, is how LAND CAPTAINS find their way lyrically from the story to the music. The music is that opportunity to feel less alone; to feel that collectiveread more

When

Sunday at 9.00pm

Where

The Taylor Wimpey Abbey Stage