The Kopy Katz on Saturday

Posted by on Apr 1, 2018

The Kopy Katz on Saturday

The Kopy Katz are a wild & fun 3-piece UK rockabilly band that cover songs by The Stray Cats as well as classic 50’s rockers like Eddie Cochran, Carl Perkins, Johnny Cash & Elvis. They even apply their own unique rockabilly sound to T.Rex, The Rolling Stones, Billy Idol & many others. And they are coming to get us jumpin’ and jivin’ at BMF 2018, on Saturday 7th July 🙂...

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Southbound on Saturday

Posted by on Mar 31, 2018

Southbound on Saturday

Southbound join the BMF Saturday (7th July) line-up with their exclusive take on British Blues. Drawing inspiration from blues, rock, jazz, funk and soul, this young London band are going to get the party started with their unique sounds and grooves. Whilst writing, the band draw from the sounds of greats such as Peter Green’s Fleetwood Mac, the Allman Brothers Band, B.B. King, and Eric Clapton...

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BERNIE MARSDEN is our FRIDAY NIGHT HEADLINER!

Posted by on Mar 17, 2018

BERNIE MARSDEN is our FRIDAY NIGHT HEADLINER!

In the early 70’s Bernie Marsden was an original guitarist for hard rock outfit UFO before becoming an original member of Paice, Ashton & Lord in 1977. After PAL split up Bernie joined David Coverdale in the newly formed Whitesnake, helping to establish the band as one of the most successful live rock bands in Europe and Japan. In 1982 Bernie co-wrote the multi-million selling hit Here I Go...

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UK MICHAEL JACKSON – our Thriller Saturday headliner

Posted by on Mar 17, 2018

UK MICHAEL JACKSON – our Thriller Saturday headliner

The Team behind our twice sell-out Queen tribute act Rhapsody now bring you the King of Pop.
 With his mesmerising falsetto voice, Yvan Silva along with the backing of four hand-picked and extremely talented musicians (including a guest appearance from Slash), have come together out of love and respect to the unique and wonderful talent MJ gave the world. With a combination of dedicated hard...

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Single event tickets are ON SALE NOW!

Posted by on Mar 10, 2018

Single event tickets are ON SALE NOW!

Choral on Wednesday, Jazz on Thursday, Blues and Rock on Friday with Laurence Jones (more TBA), The Kubricks, Ashton Jones and many more will get you dancing on Saturday plus The Kinx, UK Beach Boys and some other amazing acts to be announced on Sunday. There really is something for everyone. The festival will run from 4th-8th July and the best bits are back – and improved. We will have a...

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Sunday’s Good Vibrations

Posted by on Feb 24, 2018

Sunday’s Good Vibrations

The UK Beach Boys were rehearsed under the watchful eye of Adrian Baker, who was a member of The Beach Boys for 20 Years. The band were also invited to join The Beach Boys on stage at Thetford during their brief visit to the UK in the summer of 2003, and again at Hyde Park London in 2004. One of the main qualities of their live performances is the fact that no backing tracks or sequencing are...

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The Kubricks return!

Posted by on Feb 3, 2018

The Kubricks return!

You asked, and we listened! London ska favourites The Kubricks return to Bures Music Festival on Saturday 7th July  🙂 With new album The Heist under their belts, The Kubricks continue to evolve their unique blend of ska supporting UB40, Bad Manners, The Toasters and Buster Shuffle and playing venues and festivals country-wide including a return to BMF 2018. We can’t wait, and will be dancing...

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Waterloo Sunset on Sunday!

Posted by on Jan 27, 2018

Waterloo Sunset on Sunday!

With three albums to their name & endorsement from non other than Dave Davies himself, The Kinx have established themselves as England’s premier Kinks tribute act. Paying attention to every minute detail and adopting the classic early 1960’s red hunting jacket image, Ray Davies’s timeless classics (including Waterloo Sunset, Lola, Sunny Afternoon, Days, You Really Got Me, David Watts)...

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Ashton Jones on BMF Saturday 2018

Posted by on Jan 20, 2018

Ashton Jones on BMF Saturday 2018

You’ve been asking for his return, and we’ve manage to coax Ashton and his band back to make your BMF Saturday night full of funk, soul and some serious dancing. With support slots for Grammy award winning Shalamar, shows for Cheltenham Jazz Festival and Montreux Jazz, numerous sold-out shows of their own and festival performances across the UK, the Ashton Jones Project are currently busy...

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2018 Earlybird Adult Passes released.

Posted by on Aug 1, 2017

2018 Earlybird Adult Passes released.

It’s less than a month ago that we held the most successful Bures Music Festival ever. While the memories of good times and great music are still fresh in our minds we have released our 2018 Festival Passes for sale. We sold out last year so we are offering tickets for a longer time to give everyone a chance to get in early and secure their place in 2018.  And to make it even better we are...

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Thank you!

Posted by on Jul 21, 2017

Well, BMF’s over for another year, but what a fantastic festival we had this year. And now we’ve had a little time to come back to earth, our thoughts are turning to 2018 and all the things we can do to fine tune the festival for next year. For now, BMF wants to say thank you. As you know, BMF is organised and run entirely by volunteers. But this year it seemed more people than ever gave up...

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BMF 2017 WEEKEND RUNNING ORDER

Posted by on Jul 5, 2017

BMF 2017 WEEKEND RUNNING ORDER

FRIDAY Gates: 6.30pm 1. Back Porch 7.15 – 8.10 2. Danny Bryant 8.30 – 9.30 3. King King 10.00 – 11.15/11.30       SATURDAY Gates: midday 1. B-Fest category winner 12.45 – 1.10 2. B-Fest winner 1.30 –1.55 3. Wooden Maiden 2.15 – 3.10 4. Spacecake 3.30 – 4.25 5. Stretch Soul Gang 4.45 – 5.40 6. Broken Eyes 6.00 – 6.55 7. Reno and Rome 7.15 –...

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Doctor and the Medics round off a super Sunday

Posted by on Jul 4, 2017

Doctor and the Medics round off a super Sunday

The final day of Bures Music Festival 2017 is guaranteed to round off the festival in style with Doctor and the Medics headlining this year Swinging through a kaleidoscope of styles from Folk, Blues & Rock in the early afternoon the festival you will be treated to the beautiful voice of singer-songwriter Anna Pancaldi before launching into a full blast rollick through the Commitments...

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No Saturday gate sales

Posted by on Jul 4, 2017

No Saturday gate sales

Due to unprecedented demand for this years Bures Music Festival 2017 tickets, we regret to inform you all that there are no Saturday gate sales available. Adult Saturday Tickets and Adult Festival Passes are already sold out and there are only a few teen and child tickets left. Due to the high number of ticket sales for Saturday and the space available on site we cannot sell any further tickets...

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Bures Music Festival packs in entertainment for all ages

Posted by on Jun 30, 2017

Bures Music Festival packs in entertainment for all ages

BMF is just a week away, and organisers are putting the finishing touches into place. With some amazing acts booked to perform at the festival, which runs from July 5 to July 9, they’re now working on the packed schedule of additional treats and entertainment for festival-goers. Over the weekend, parents can relax and enjoy the music while children enjoy bouncy castles, face painting, children’s...

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Rhapsody & ELO Encounter headline Saturday

Posted by on Jun 30, 2017

Rhapsody & ELO Encounter headline Saturday

Are you ready for the party atmosphere! This year our Saturday line-up is guaranteed to get you going with a long list of fantastic acts to get you in the mood to move those dancing feet. We start with the winner of this year’s B-Fest and then quickly move through the gears. Acoustic sets from Wooden Maiden and Spacecake will gently ease you into the afternoon and then Soul Stretch Gang...

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