Rise Festival 2008 line up

[from NME]

CSS, Jimmy Cliff, The Aliens set for free London festival

Greater London Authority announce Finsbury Park gig

CSS, Jimmy Cliff and The Aliens will play the free Rise festival, set to take place in London‘s Finsbury Park on July 13.

Sharon Jones And The Dap-Kings, Dub Pistols, Beardyman, and TY are also set to perform at the bash.

The festival is organised by the Greater London Authority, with the aim of celebrating diversity in the UK capital.

For more information go to Risefestival.org.

[from angryape]

CSS, The Aliens & More For Free London Festival

CSS and The Aliens are among bands confirmed for a free London festival next month called Rise Festival.

Twelve acts have been announced, including Dub Pistols, Jimmy Cliff and TY. The full list of names is below.

Rise will be held at Finsbury Park on July 13th and is organised by the Greater London Authority, to celebrate diversity in the capital.

The Rise Festival 2008 Line Up Is:

Jimmy Cliff
Sharon Jones and The Dap Kings
Dub Pistols featuring Terry Hall and Rodney P
Kitty, Daisy and Lewis
Trojan Soundsystem
Bassekou Kouyate
The Aliens
Soul Jazz DJ’s
Emmanuel Jal

more on Rise official site


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