Hop Farm Festival First Acts Announced
27 Mar 2012
The wait is almost over! Hop Farm Festival taking place 29th, 30th June and 1st July 2012 in Kent has announced their first set of acts for this year’s line up. Known for their no branding and no sponsorship ethic, Hop Farm Festival has had the likes of pop legend Prince and the Eagles play in the past, at the 30,000+ capacity event (and getting bigger!).
Headliner Bob Dylan is playing his only UK festival appearance at Hop Farm this year after he completed a marathon 89 tour dates for his Never Ending tour which he did last year.
Peter Gabriel and his 46 piece band The New Blood Orchestra are set to perform an amazing set, with Peter Gabriel releasing a double CD titled Live Blood on 24th April 2012.
Alternative, Britpop band Suede return to the stage after they last performed their albums Suede, Dog Man Star and Coming Up at London's O2 Brixton Academy and Dublin's Olympia Theatre as well as a full Asian tour to top it off in 2011.
Irish multi-talented Damien Rice has had two top 10 studio albums to date, 0 (2002) and 9 (2006). He plays his first festival appearance this year which will be a real treat for his many fans.
Bob Dylan (UK exclusive)
Peter Gabriel & The New Blood Orchestra (UK exclusive)
Suede(UK festival exclusive)
Damien Rice(UK festival exclusive)
My Morning Jacket
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