David Rodigan amongst the first announced for Festibelly

11 Apr 2014

Festibelly has announced the first artists booked for this year’s festival in the heart of The New Forest on 11-12 July. Reggae DJ icon David Rodigan (pictured) is amongst the first names to be confirmed. For over 30 years David Rodigan has been the top dog in Britain’s reggae dance-halls. Joining David Rodigan on the dub themed Saturday afternoon will be Bristol collective Jus Now and Reggae Roast.

Festibelly’s first announcement also includes hotly tipped Femme, and welcomes back raucous folk troubadours Skinny Lister and electronic-soul trio Dems.

Now in its sixth year, Festibelly has established itself as one of the UK’s most charming, intimate and grassroots festivals. As part of its on-going commitment to supporting new and emerging local artists, Festibelly will also be hosting a series of warm up events across the New Forest and Hampshire region.

13.04.14 – The Lock Tavern, London w/ Hannah Holland, Lexy and the Kill (live), Dios Mio (live), Hollydale (Bussy Building), Georgie Rogers (XFM), Tim Fanucci
03.05.14 – The Railway, Winchester
12.05.14 – The Boileroom, Guildford
17.05.14 – Thomas Tripp, Lymington
24.05.14 – 60 Million Postcards, Bournemouth
26.05.14 – Orange Rooms, Southampton
27.05.14 – Edge Of The Wedge, Portsmouth

For tickets and info, visit www.festibelly.com