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  1. Celebrating over four decades of the Village Pump Folk FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | This is Wiltshire

    ... in 1989, surprise guest TV star Phil Cool did a warm up spot before going on to his TV show. That year The Levellers performed and went on to become the top-of-the-bill act they are now. Over the years big names joined the line-up such as Bob ...

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  2. Larmer Tree Festival review: a wonderful worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Bournemouth Echo

    ... of artistes across many stages. But, also in their 25th anniversary year, it was neo-hippy folk punk agitators The Levellers who topped the lot with a storming set and showed just why every festival should have them. While Larmer Tree remains ...

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  3. VIDEO: Thousands take to the fields for 10th annual Beat-Herder FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Lancashire Telegraph

    ... running of the festival. Dancefloor groovers Basement Jaxx were Friday's headliners while folk-rock heroes The Levellers took the Sunday slot along with legendary New York hip-hoppers Sugarhill Gang. Set across a dozen stages, some buried in the ...

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  4. Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Bournemouth Echo

    ... of artistes across many stages. But, also in their 25th anniversary year, it was neo-hippy folk punk agitators The Levellers who topped the lot with a storming set and showed just why every festival should have them. While Larmer Tree remains ...

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  5. Eoin Glackin - Eoin GlackinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | IndieLondon

    ... Us Easy emerges like a proper party record - the type of rousing, singa-long inspiring effort that Lakeman or The Levellers specialise in. Again, the violins are pronounced here, lending it that hint of Irish revellery that's difficult to dislike. ...

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  6. Get 15 per cent off a fantastic Bell Tent at this year's Larmer Tree FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Salisbury Journal

    ... Festival of the Year. The legendary Sir Tom Jones is playing tonight and tomorrow night, with the likes of The Levellers, festival folk favourites Bellowhead and comedians Ed Byrne and Bill Bailey among a packed festival bill which takes place in a ...

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  7. Beat-Herder festival has special party lined up as it celebrates first decadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Lancashire Telegraph

    ... to join in the celebrations. Dancefloor groovers Basement Jaxx are Friday's headliners while folk-rock heroes The Levellers are lined up for the Sunday slot along with legendary New York hip-hoppers Sugarhill Gang. Set across a dozen stages, some ...

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  8. Levellers set for Chagstock and Beautiful Days: 'We always wanted to do a festival at Stonehenge'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    ORIGINALLY developed from a private party for less than 100 people, Chagstock festival, near Chagford, has evolved in eight years into a fully-fledged two-day event that hosts a sell-out crowd of 5,000. This year it boasts a fantastic line-up that is headlined on Friday by New Model Army features Martha Tilston, Police Dog Hogan, The Neville Staple Band, Mad Dog Mcrea, while Saturday's line-up includes Seth Lakeman, Electric Swing Circus, Molotov Jukebox and is headlined by ultimate festival rabble-rousers, The Levellers.

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  9. World-renowned artists to perform at new Lincoln Magna Carta Festival 800Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | The Lincolnite

    ... Magna Carta poems in front of a live audience of 130 people at The Collection. English rock and folk band The Levellers and Iranian-born comedian Shappi Khorsandi will also perform at the festival, the latter showcasing her brand new show ...

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  10. The Levellers and Seth Lakeman - one last call for Chagstock FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | North Devon Gazette

    'The best little festival in the South West' is back on Friday and Saturday, July 17-18 with a stage full of big names. Among the following well known acts headlining at Chagstock Festival this weekend are Seth Lakeman, New Model Army, the Levellers, Neville Staple Band, Martha Tilston and Roving Crows.

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  11. Chumbawamba's Dunstan Bruce Starts Kickstarter to Fund...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | Billboard

    ... in 2005 and has produced and directed a number of documentaries, including A Curious Life about British band The Levellers , has wanted to make for years, but didn't feel he could tell while Chumbawamba was still together. After the group ended in ...

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  12. Cumbrian couple's love of music and nature combine with their gypsy caravan holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | Chronicle Live

    ... Czech, Bulgarian, French, Russian and Gaellic and has performed with violinist Nigel Kennedy, Seth Lakeman and The Levellers, is now embarking on a new project after her successful tour with Yankubah, part funded by the Arts Council. She hopes to ...

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  13. Free Swindon show by rising rockers A Way With WordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | This is Wiltshire

    ... 10th anniversary last year, opening the main stage for The Boomtown Rats, Newton Faulkner, the Stranglers and The Levellers. A Way With Words will play a free gig on Thursday, July 16, 8pm at The Vic, Victoria Road, Old Town as part of the Swindon ...

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  14. Folk rock fundraising duo The Rag Tag Misfits discuss living 'on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Cambs Times

    ... Jim Morrison, Neil Young and Mark Chadwick as their lyrics are quite ambiguous and make you think. Also, The Levellers are a band I could listen to all day long. Musically, I love roots music with meaning behind it, its difficult to pin it down to ...

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  15. Super Furry Animals top new Brighton festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | Music-News.com

    ... season. Joining the Super Furry Animals on the main stage on Saturday are Brighton folk-rock stalwarts The Levellers, political poet and master singer-songwriter Billy Bragg, Mercury-nominated producer/MC Ghostpoet, talented local rising star Chris ...

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  16. Sounds around town with Dave FranklinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Swindon Advertiser

    ... end of the burgeoning nu-folk movement and now is just as likely to be found opening for the likes of The Levellers or New Model Army as he is playing the regional venue circuit. Gaz Brookfield returns with his brilliant, trusty fiddle player Ben, a ...

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  17. Festival fun for music fans from rock to folk and everything in betweenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Swindon Advertiser

    Pull on your wellies! It's summer festival season and the south west has everything from rock to jazz, 1980s icons to folk, pop to world music. Along with mud glorious mud and a passion for music festival-goers can star spot some top names headlining the season's circuit including Reading Rock Festival's Metallica, Mumford and Sons, Bring Me The Horizon and The Libertines along with up and coming bands such as Los Angeles pop band Ecosmith on the BBC Radio 1 stage and The One Hundred in The Pit on the Saturday.

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  18. And the Beat goes on - Ribble Valley Beat-Herder Festival celebrates 10 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Lancashire Telegraph

    ... to join in the celebrations. Dancefloor groovers Basement Jaxx are Friday's headliners while folk-rock heroes The Levellers are lined up for the Sunday slot along with legendary New York hip-hoppers Sugarhill Gang. "We had 1,500 people at the first ...

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  19. Six of the Best: Cultural highlights not to miss this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | Evening News

    Part Chaplin, part Pixar's Wall-E, STATIk helps launch the Children's Arts Festival, plus theatre, comedy, music and an illuminating exhibition by James Turrell. SIMON PARKIN picks six cultural highlights not to miss this week.

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  20. Newent to host a one-off music festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | Hereford Times

    ... JCB Song', and they will open lakeside event. The acoustic band, 3 Daft Monkeys, have regularly supported 'The Levellers', and they have played at Glastonbury, the BBC Proms and Guilfest. The concert will take place on Saturday September 12, ...

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