Now in its fifth year, and sponsored by Seaton's Solicitors, the organizers are delighted to announce that the following fabulous acts have been confirmed to appear:
Stevie Jones and The Wildfires - Friday 22nd August, 8pm at The Blue Bell
Free entry to see this leading Northants singer/songwriter who also performs powerful vocal covers of Van Morrison, Bob Dylan, Neil Young and Rod Stewart.
Nick Pynn and Kate Daisy Grant - Saturday 23rd August, 7.30pm at Gretton Village Hall
Avant-folk masterpieces and emotive, quirky pop songs performed on toy, folk and even homemade instruments. Tickets are available from Gretton Post Office and cost £10 (£8 concessions).
Point-Blank - Saturday 23rd August, 8pm at Gretton Sports Club
This five-piece band perform classics from the 50s through to modern-day anthems. Sing-a-long party tunes plus the latest rock and pop infused dance-floor fillers are guaranteed to see all ages boogie on down! Free admission.
Jive Honey: Hand Clappin' Foot Stompin' Funky Butts Live! - Sunday 24th August, 7.30pm Gretton Village Hall
A ten-piece soul band, with vocals, horn and rhythm section. Playing a mix of soul classics from Stax and Motown 60s through to the very best of today's tunes. Not to be missed (and definitely not to be confused with similarly-named 80s cover act Jive Bunny). Tickets cost £10 and are available from Gretton Post Office.
Other confirmed performances for Saturday 23rd August include Fabulous French at Lydia's Coffee Shop at 11am, a fun event aimed at junior members of the audience; Market Harborough Ukulele Group, also at Lydia's, 11.30am; and Millstone Grit, 12 noon on The Village Green, an all-male vocal group singing an eclectic mix of sea shanties, vintage pop and folk songs.
For further details please visit the Gretton Music Festival Website www.grettonmusicfestival.com
Press information – Terry Forsey, Gretton Music Festival – 01536 771440