BY THE SEA (WEEKEND)
SUPER FURRY ANIMALS / WILD BEASTS / MYSTERY JETS / IBIBIO SOUND MACHINE / THE BIG MOON / JOE GODDARD / BILL RYDER JONES
WOLF ALICE / BAT FOR LASHES / JAGWAR MA / ANNA MEREDITH / LET'S EAT GRANDMA / GEMMA CAIRNEY (RADIO 1) / SINK THE PINK DJS
After a sell-out 2015 with heavyweights Foals and Hot Chip, By The Sea is back. Based out of a vintage amusement park in Margate, this isn’t your average welly-slinging festival. Think chips, ice cream, roller coasters and all your favourite bands in a charming seaside town.
This summer, catch Welsh rock royalty Super Furry Animals headlining the Friday alongside DICE favourite Wolf Alice on the Saturday. Just announced is super special headliner Bat For Lashes whose bringing her smooth alt-pop cuts Margate. Then throughout the weekend see the likes boundary-pushing electro king Joe Goddard, indie-pop titans Mystery Jets , dancefloor-ready rockers Jagwar Ma and the ice-tinged vocals and warping synths of Let’s Eat Grandma.
Also playing are the returning Wild Beasts, afro-tronic outfit Ibibio Sound Machine, performer and composer Anna Meredith, guitar slammers The Big Moon and The Coral's founder Bill Ryder-Jones. With loads more acts to be announced don’t sleep on your chance to see heavy-hitters and get your adrenaline rush in too.
Presented by Rockfeedback.
This is a 16+ event.