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  1. Crowds flock to Escot Park for Beautiful DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Sidmouth Herald

    Revellers heading to Beautiful Days this weekend can expect to enjoy music from some top acts - but it's probably worth packing wellies and rain coats. Thousands of festival-goers are making their way to the site at Escot Park for the sold-out three-day event featuring the Happy Mondays, Dropkick Murphys and The Levellers.

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  2. Crowds flock to Escot Park for Beautiful DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Midweek Herald

    Revellers heading to Beautiful Days this weekend can expect to enjoy music from some top acts - but it's probably worth packing wellies and rain coats. Thousands of festival-goers are making their way to the site at Escot Park for the sold-out three-day event featuring the Happy Mondays, Dropkick Murphys and The Levellers.

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  3. Heavens above fail to dampen spiritsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Swindon Advertiser

    AS the bells from St Mary the Virgin rang out at 4pm on Thursday so too, on a sloping swathe of Oxfordshire farmland half-a-mile away, did a fiddle, an acoustic guitar and a mandolin. The sky was filled with threatening white-cum-greyish clouds and a mild drizzle descended but Fairport Convention were already in full flow.

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  4. The Levellers prepare for Beautiful Days and pray for some sunshineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Plymouth Evening Herald

    What's On were lucky enough to grab lead singer of The Levellers, Mark Chadwick, for a rare chat about Beautiful Days - a festival they have been running for more than ten years. Over the years Beautiful Days has had a five-star line-up and this year is no different.

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

    Jul 22, 2015 | 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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  6. Larmer Tree Festival review: a wonderful worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | 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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  7. VIDEO: Thousands take to the fields for 10th annual Beat-Herder FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | 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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    Jul 20, 2015 | 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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  9. Eoin Glackin - Eoin GlackinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | 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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  10. Get 15 per cent off a fantastic Bell Tent at this year's Larmer Tree FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | 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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  11. Beat-Herder festival has special party lined up as it celebrates first decadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 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. Set across a dozen stages, some ...

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

    Jul 10, 2015 | 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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  13. World-renowned artists to perform at new Lincoln Magna Carta Festival 800Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | 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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  14. 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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  15. Chumbawamba's Dunstan Bruce Starts Kickstarter to Fund...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | 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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  16. Cumbrian couple's love of music and nature combine with their gypsy caravan holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2015 | 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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