Boardmasters 2014 Announces First Wave of Acts

CHASE AND STATUS along with BASTILLE have been named as two of this years’ headliners of Cornwall’s Boardmasters Festival which takes place at Watergate Bay over the weekend of 6th – 10th August. The Cornish bash will also see performances from the likes of Palma Violets and Reel Big Fish.

Other artists set to play over the long weekend will include; George Ezra, Bipolar Sunshine and The Cuban Brothers. Alos incuded in the first set of names will be DJs Kidnap Kid, DJ Ed and Billion. Last year’s festival saw the likes of The Vaccines, Basement Jaxx and Ben Howard headline alongside sets from Nina Nesbitt, The 1975, The Joy Formidable and Miles Kane.

Tickets for the event are on sale now.

The confirmed acts so far have been revealed as:

Chase and Status
Ben Pearce
Palma Violets
Reel Big Fish
George Ezra
Dan Croll
Bipolar Sunshine
The Cuban Brothers
Big Deal
Raleigh Ritchie
Emily & The Woods
Saint Raymond
Eton Messy Presents
Friend Within
Issac Tichauer
Eton Messy DJs
Kidknap Kid
My Nu Leng
Toyboy & Robin
The Golden Boy

Many more acts are still to be confirmed at what promises to be one of the South West’s highlights of the festival season. To whet your appetite, a highlights film of last years’ festival has been produced.


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