Albert Road’s very own festival Southsea Fest has strived to be as inclusive as possible, including being open to people of all ages so that even if some associated venues might be bars and pubs there is still access to the live music for people under 18. The festival has a young person ticket at only £8 (plus booking fee) and with that special wrist band you get access to some great stages with awesome lineups including:
– The Wedgewood Rooms: 14.00 – 00.00
Future of the left ~ Temples ~ Superfood ~ Night Engine ~ Thumpers ~ Crushed Beaks ~ Sisters ~ The Family Rain ~ Dolomite Minor ~ Flyte ~ Kasassin Street ~ Kill Kasper
– Little Johnny Russells: 12.00 – 19.30
Burma ~ Brightsmoke ~ Unknown Soldiers ~ Fever ~ Maths & The Moon ~ Pivotal ~ New Desert Blues ~ Dead Rabbits
– The Kings Theatre: 13.30 – 21.00
Veronica Falls ~ Foy Vance ~ Marika Hackman ~ MMX ~ Sons & Lovers ~ Kimberly Anne ~ Joe Black ~ The Retrospective Soundtrack Players
– Edge of the Wedge: 13.15 – 23.00
Anamanaguchi ~ The Computers ~ Stagecoach ~ Axes ~ Gunning For Tamar ~ Doctrines ~ Delta Sleeps ~ Radstewart ~ Bermuda Ern ~ Someone Died
– Southsea Social Club (Up & Downstairs): 12.00 – 22.45
Mugstar ~ JC Satan ~ AK/DK ~ Flamingods ~ Curxes ~ Wet Nuns ~ Dignan Porch ~ Protein Window ~ Bad Guys ~ Death at Sea ~ Watashi Calcutecs ~ Jungfrau ~ Slowcoaches ~ Jesse Wyldes & The Stallions ~ Arrows of Love ~ Yoofs ~ The Black Tambourines ~ Physics House Band ~ Playlounge ~ Tyrannosaurus Dead ~ Cycle Schmeichel ~ Battery Hens ~ You’re Smiling Now But We’ll All Turn Into Demons ~ Perch ~ Ricky Fitts
– The Magic Bean Cafe: 12.00 – 21.00
Floella Grace ~ Will Mcnicol ~ Jerry Williams ~ Lucy Kitchen ~ Matt Jarvis ~ Andrew Foster ~ Chris Ricketts ~ Pompey Pluckers
That includes the Strong Island & Strong Island Recordings Drunken Sailor stage!
Also under 12s also can come to Southsea Fest for free if accompanied with an adult with a wristband.