Opening Gully Blues is the decadent “Bitch, Please!”, Bristol’s upcoming selector DJ Ellie Stokes and Lively headliners Laurence Guy & Mall Grab.
We welcome 10 bands from Bogota, Colombia for Friday’s “Colombia Magic”.
Other highlights include Cuban, Carnival and Reggae beats from KCC Carnival takeover, the Heatwave and the mighty Havana Meets Kingston Sound System. Sunday features Dubstep royalty Mala, UK Hip-Hop Rapper Kojey Radical and rising star Flohio.
This year we are looking forward to welcoming 10 Colombian artists from Bogota to Silver Hayes, Glastonbury. Malcolm Haynes, co-ordinator of Silver Hayes, discovered these talented bands on his global travels at the Barcú International Arts Festival in Bogota. It is with great pride that we showcase the “Colombia Magic” bands on Friday in Silver Hayes at the Gully Blues Stage.
The bands performing are Salsangroove, Los Yoryis, Mabiland, Ghetto Kumbé, La Payara, Sol Okarina, Acido Pantera and Absalón and Afropacífico. DJ’s include DJ Dabba and DJ Guajiro who will bring their Tropical and Afro Beats.
“It is a dream come true for us to present Colombia Magic at Glastonbury, for us it is a unique opportunity to showcase Colombian talent to the rest of the world,” founder of the Colombia Barcú festival, Christopher Paschall.
Click here for the Gully Blues line-up.