Wilderness Festival will be once again be taking to the grounds of Cornbury Park, Oxfordshire for 3 days of live music and theatre in one of the most serene settings across the UK.
Heading up the billing for 2016 is one of the most distinctive voies throughout rock music in the form of Robert Plant. From Led Zeppelin to his more recent solo releases, Plant’s zealous vocals have allowed him to be regarded as living legend status thanks to his exploits both on stage and in the recording studio. His appearance at Wilderness will see him backed by The Sensational Space Shifters in a UK exclusive performance. Following Robert Plant & The Sensational Space Shifter’s live album in 2012 which was met with critical acclaim, expect to see something special as they take to the stage at Wilderness Festival 2016. Another UK festival exclusive will see alternative outfit The Flaming Lips play their seminal 1995 release The Soft Bulletin in its entirety whilst drum & bass’ Goldie will be performing Timeless accompanied by the Heritage Orchestra.
Late night entertainment will be provided by a wealth of DJs and selectors with one of techno’s founding fathers, Derrick Carter on hand to provide a special disco set. Further late night parties will be headed up by Jackmaster and Leeds Party Starters PBR Streetgang.
Robert Plant & The Sensational Space Shifters (UK Exclusive Performance)
The Flaming Lips Perform The Soft Bulletin (UK Exclusive Performance)
Crystal Fighters / Parov Stelar / Lianne La Havas / Goldie & Heritage Orchestra Perform Timeless / Glass Animals / Matt Corby / Shura / Tourist / Georgia / Rosie Lowe / Elias / Hackney Colliery Band
Andrew Weatherall & Sean Johnstone ‘A Love From Outer Space’ / Derrick Carter Disco Set / Tom Middleton / Goldie Influences Set / Jackmaster / PBR Streetgang
Words by Elliot Ryder
Photos courtesy of Big Hassle