BEARDED THEORY 2020: Line Up Additions

Bearded Theory have today announced more additions to their ever-expanding Line Up.

The Pallet Stage is set to welcome the legendary Patti Smith and her band to headline Saturday night, the festival’s first female headliner. Joining them on the bill is an icon of reggae Toots & The Maytals.

Passenger, the busker who went global, will headline the Woodland Stage, Leftfield (DJ) will headline the Afterburner Arena on Saturday night. The Pallet also welcomes psych pop act She Drew The Gun, folk rock band The Celtic Social Club, ska’s original rude boy Neville Staple, upcoming punk rock band Shame, Jamaican reggae act Droop Lion, alternative rock band Sports Team, indie band Lathums, London rockers Social Contract and singer songwriter Emily Capell.

The Woodland Stage has added festival favourites who celebrate 20 years in the business 3 Daft Monkeys, rising indie four-piece October Drift, punk new wave band Liines and kick-starting Sunday with a singalong and dance will be Black Lace.

Bearded Beats is taken over by Preston Madhatters on Friday and welcome DJs Kelvin 373, Clumsy, Tempo Twinz and Pig D’Oink. Maui Waui Crime Scene takes over Saturday offering Chris Liberator, Jah Scoop, Gino, Cicada, Temporal & És. Pendragon takes over the final day with James Monro, Mark Sinclair, Oberon, Cai, Mark Delirium and Dill Zogg.

Bearded Theory 2020 – Expanded Line Up

With a whole host of acts still to announce across all stages, Bearded Theory’s Spring Gathering 2020 is shaping up to be the perfect start to the festival season.

Tickets and further information can be found at the Official Bearded Theory website.


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