BMF 2019 weekend running order and timings

Posted by on Jun 25, 2019

All bands are subject to change and all stage times are approximate, so please arrive early to avoid disappointment 🙂 BMF FRIDAY NIGHT Gates 6.30pm The Bay Horse Boys 7.15 – 8.10 Ian Siegal Band 8.30 – 9.30 Nine Below Zero 10.00 – 11.15/11.30 11.30 curfew BMF SATURDAY Gates midday 1. B-Fest 2018 winner Uncommon Taste 12.30 –1.00 2. Beergut 100 1.20 – 2.05 3. The D’ukes...

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BEERGUT 100 open Saturday

Posted by on Jun 7, 2019

BEERGUT 100 open Saturday

We welcome another rockin’ local act to open our 2019 Saturday Rock Night. Beergut 100 is a five-piece band performing an eclectic mix of rock tunes to wake the campers and kick off Saturday in the best way possible. Don’t miss their take on classic tracks by artists such as AC/DC, Foo Fighters, Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath, Iron Maiden, The Cult, Muse, Stereophonics, Kiss, ZZ Top, Van...

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B-FEST NEEDS YOU!

Posted by on May 15, 2019

B-FEST NEEDS YOU!

B-Fest has traditionally showcased live performances from talented young musicians from Bures and East Anglia. This year we are opening it up to include performance poets, solo dancers or small dance groups, as well as solo singers and bands, so if you’re aged 10 to 19 we would love to hear from you. This special event gives budding new stars a taste of the limelight with the opportunity to...

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NEW TOWN KINGS return to headline!

Posted by on Apr 13, 2019

NEW TOWN KINGS return to headline!

The eight piece have rarely taken it easy since they last played BMF in 2016, taking their high energy show and unique brand of reggae, ska, and rocksteady to venues and festivals across the UK, Germany, France, Holland, Croatia, Czech Republic, Austria and Switzerland. Their DIY ethic and extensive touring schedule has seen them perform at Boomtown Fair, Secret Garden Party, The Electric...

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SATURDAY CO-HEADLINER BON GIOVI!

Posted by on Apr 8, 2019

SATURDAY CO-HEADLINER BON GIOVI!

With over 19 years international touring experience, Bon Giovi are the World’s Premier look and sound alike Tribute, playing 90+ shows each year. Covering every aspect of Bon Jovi’s extensive career, the band perform all the greatest hits such as Living On A Prayer, It’s My Life, Wanted Dead or Alive and Bad Medicine as well as many others from every aspect of their career. So if you’re...

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The Iron Boot Scrapers on Sunday

Posted by on Apr 8, 2019

The Iron Boot Scrapers on Sunday

An Edwardian Rock band transported to the 21st Century, The Iron Boot Scrapers meld the Music Hall of the 1930’s to the Rock of today, either with their own inimitable originals tunes, or with otherwise unique covers of pop/rock tunes. They’ll be bringing their highly original and brilliant blend of Edwardian pomp and circumstance to us on Sunday 14th July. So don’t miss ‘em!...

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Jazznights returns on Thursday!

Posted by on Apr 8, 2019

Jazznights returns on Thursday!

Jazznights returns to The Bures Music Festival in St Mary’s Church on Thursday 11th July 🙂 Don’t miss the incredible singing talents of JACQUI HICKS (Shakatak, Back To Basie Orchestra), top UK clarinettist JULIAN MARC STRINGLE, and opening will be Ronnie Scott’s and BMF regular LARRAINE ODELL – all with the Jazznights Trio featuring Mike Gorman, Bernie Hodgkins & Roger...

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J.S. & The Lockerbillies on Sunday

Posted by on Apr 8, 2019

J.S. & The Lockerbillies on Sunday

We are very excited to announce that J.S. & The Lockerbillies will join the BMF Sunday line up on July 14th. They have played Glastonbury’s Avalon stage 3 times in a row, Jimmy’s Farm Main Stage, supported The Levellers and headed Ipswich Music Day. J.S & The Lockerbillies energetic rock n roll music is guaranteed to get you up and dancing on a BMF Sunday afternoon. So get your rug...

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IAN SIEGAL BAND

Posted by on Feb 8, 2019

IAN SIEGAL BAND

Co-headlining on Friday 12th July 2019 we have national treasure and blues legend IAN SIEGAL and his band. 2018 was yet another milestone year for the UK’s favourite contemporary bluesman and renegade Americana’man. As well as releasing what many critics say is his most accomplished album yet, he scooped Best Male Vocalist and Best Acoustic Artist in the UK Blues Awards, adding to a long...

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NINE BELOW ZERO

Posted by on Feb 8, 2019

NINE BELOW ZERO

They’ve toured with The Who, The Kinks, Eric Clapton, Sting, and now they are coming back to Bures Music Festival. Since playing at BMF way back in 2006 the band have been busy with 7 albums, anniversary tours, playing with Chuck Berry and much more. Recently the new 8-Piece Nine Below Zero Big Band took to the stage for the first time at GLASTONBURY FESTIVAL and...

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THE LONG RUN

Posted by on Feb 5, 2019

THE LONG RUN

The Long Run are a four piece RnB rock band from Canvey Island. Formed in 2005, the band follow in the footsteps of Dr Feelgood – who are BMF regulars – but bring a modern and exciting indie/rock twist to the Canvey Island sound. Writing and recording albums every couple of years, the band tour constantly and are coming to BMF 2019 to play their fantastic blend of fine blend of blues...

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BMF 2019 full line-up confirmed!

Posted by on Jan 24, 2019

BMF 2019 full line-up confirmed!

What a fantastic festival we had in 2018, more people through our gates and more money raised for charity then every before :-)Over the last few months we’ve been busy booking bands for this year’s BMF, and we are now fully booked – so band applications are now closed for 2019. The festival will run from Wednesday 10th – Sunday 14th July, and as usual we have some...

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A BIG BMF THANK YOU!

Posted by on Jul 10, 2018

Now the sun has set on our Big Top for another year, we’d like to thank all you lovely people for being part of BMF 2018 and for making it so special. We couldn’t have done it without you! All profits – every last penny – will be going to charity, so hopefully this year we’ve raised more than ever. We’ll be back soon to tell you how we did. See you next year...

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Sunday 8th July BMF line-up

Posted by on Jul 8, 2018

TODAY – Sunday  8th July – we have another amazing line-up in the Big Top and on the acoustic stage. See you there Adult: £20 Teen: £15 Child: £5    

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