The Festival Site
An idylic setting in the Somerset countryside
Radford Mill is a 110 acre farm managed organically since 1976. The Cam Brook runs down the middle of the farm and festival site. There is plenty of space for camping, on-site and lots of enchanting spots to discover during the weekendFarm Facebook
ON THE MAIN STAGE
THE MAIN STAGE LINE UP FOR 2023
2024 LINE COMING SOON.
and the 507
“A sure hand with southern fried soul” – Blues in Britain
“An irresistible blend of Blues, Folk, Country and Rock, the quintet take a leaf from the books of Nathaniel Rateliff, The Rolling Stones, and the Eagles”.
Eddy Smith is widely recognised as one of the major male vocalists on the Country and Blues circuit, with his soulful melodies and infectious song-writing
SIMEON HAMMOND DALLAS
“A match for the best voices on the UK scene” – Country Way
Simeon Hammond Dallas is a singer-songwriter from London’s Camden Town.
“A star in the making… effervescent and raunchy country-blues… one to watch, if you weren’t already” – Lonesome Highway Mag
KEVIN BROWN and the SHACKDUSTERS
The Delta Bluesman from Lancashire brings his talented band of friends and soulmates.
After watching Muddy Waters on the television in 1964 Kevin knew he was going to be a Bluesman. After years of practice, moving to Mississippi and then Texas and after Fourteen albums and 1000s of gigs, Kevin Brown is one the most respected blues guitarists, singers and songwriters on both sides of the Atlantic.
Artist of The Year 2023
Lady Nade is continuing her rise as a multi-award winning eclectic Folk and Americana singer-songwriter. Her third album ‘Willing’ entered both the official Folk and Americana charts on its release. With the title track Single winning ‘UK song of the Year’ in the 2022 UK Americana Awards.
A DIFFERENT THREAD
A collaboration between UK Robert Jackson and Alicia Best from North Carolina, US. The transatlantic nature of the duo means they can’t always perform together and for this show, Jackson takes centre stage, backed up by Mike Seal on double bass.
THE OLDE BOSTON TEA PARTY
The Olde Boston Tea Party Band, who have been doing this kind of thing since the 1970’s, are a hugely loved traditional local bluegrass band based in Dorset and Somerset.
Songwriter and multi-instrumentalist playing Americana and roots music. She is one of Bristol’s leading fingerstyle guitarists and one of the UK’s only professional female pedal steel players.
SCOTT GORDON BAND
Just yer friendly neighbourhood hunka slidin’, stompin’, pickin’ blues and country roots goodness with a Norn Iron accent!
and as well as all that there’s
The Lonesome Pines
welcome you to
the Piggery Open Stage
All day on Saturday
After we close down the amplified music we get a chance to hang out around the campfire, play a few tunes.
(no drums or amplification).
You never know who might just show up for a song or two.
Friday and Saturday nights
SUNDAY ACOUSTIC CAFE
A intimate solo set from Kevin Brown and a few other guests
as we wind down on the Sunday lunchtime.
Saturday and Sunday
ONSITE KITCHEN & BAR
beers & ciders
Our other Summer Festivals
all run by the same team, all at Radford Mill Farm, all with camping and other accomodation
7th 8th 9th June 2024
The Chillest little summer festival on an organic farm hidden in the Somerset countryside, folk, acoustic, traditional and world music, relaxed, intimate, open and friendly.
MAIN STAGE PERFERMERS
singing, dancing and yoga workshops, open mic sessions, campfire sessions and the Sunday Acoustic Café.
6th 7TH 8th September 2024
For those that love Music, Contemporary and Traditional Jazz, Swing, Tango, and other kinds of music played with style and verve.
The festival aims to bring musical influence from around the world together and bring the best of the jazz scene to an idyllic setting on the gorgeous Somerset organic farm that is the Radford Mill Project.
Expect skilled musician, quality songs, exciting music, beautiful surroundings and scrumptious food and drink.
All the news as it happens!