Buzzcocks, Zak Abel and Jesus Jones added to Wychwood Festival 2017 line up

Wychwood Festival have revealed that Buzzcocks, Zak Abel and Jesus Jones will be joining this year’s festival line up.

Buzzcocks will be the Friday night headliner. The Bolton four-piece are fresh off last year’s 40th anniversary tour, and will be ready to impress the crowds with their back catalogue including ‘Ever Fallen in Love’ and ‘Orgasm Addict’.

Taking to the stage on the Saturday will be Zak Abel. Known for his Gorgon City collaboration, Abel is set to release his debut album Only When We’re Naked next month. Jesus Jones has been added to the Sunday line up and will be bringing his timeless classics like ‘International Love Thing’ along with him.

Northern Soul maestros Smoove & Turrell will also be making an appearance on the main stage alongside Professor Elemental. The Smashing Blouse team will be bringing Let’s Eat Grandma, Flamingods, IDER and Girli, whilst the Hobgoblin stage have confirmed Indigo Rose, Cherokii, Curse Of Lono and SKata Tones.

Line up so far:

Friday
Buzzcocks, Billy Bragg, CC Smugglers, Let’s Eat Grandma, Laurel, Big Boy Bloater, IDER, Indigo Rose

Saturday
OMD, Beans on Toast, Kanda Bongo Man, Zak Abel, Smoove & Turrell, Katy Ashworth (As seen on Cbeebies), The East Pointers, Trudy and the Romance, Girli, Harpers Ferry, Cherokii, Skata Tones

Sunday
Levellers, Electric Swing Circus, Jesus Jones, Professor Elemental, Thrill Collins, Flamingods, Curse Of Lono

Wychwood Festival takes place on Cheltenham Racecourse in Gloucestershire over June 2 – 4 2017. As well as the music, the festival also offers literature, comedy, children’s entertainment, food and drink, and much more.

 

Becky Rogers
News Editor. I do Journalism at Leeds Beckett and listen to Kate Bush too much.