A celebration of all issues pop and 80s, Let’s Rock gives gloriously unpretentious continuous enjoyable, with legendary musicians performing hit after hit to a crowd of all ages lots of whom come dressed of their best 80s vogue. Every of the one-day festivals, which occur everywhere in the UK from Might till September, options two headline acts plus a number of stars from the period when pop dominated the world.
In a line-up filled with iconic artists, Let’s Rock 2023 headliners embody Comfortable Cell – who might be making their Let’s Rock debut and acting at a UK summer time pageant for the primary time since 2002 – The Human League, Bananarama, OMD, Tony Hadley, Boomtown Rats, and Moist Moist Moist. Different performers throughout the seven festivals introduced at the moment embody Kim Wilde, Heaven 17, Midge Ure, Nik Kershaw, Go West, T’Pau, Neville Staple, Sinitta, The Beat, The Undertones, Scritti Politti, Soul 2 Soul, 5 Star, The Farm, Roland Reward + many, many extra.
Digital music pioneers Marc Almond & Dave Ball aka Comfortable Cell have offered over 10million albums worldwide and loved 12 UK High 40 hits within the early ‘80s, together with their mega international No.1 smash Tainted Love plus additional High 5 singles Bedsitter, Say Hey, Wave Goodbye and Torch. The duo reformed in 2018 to play a shocking sold-out reunion present at London’s 02 and this 12 months launched their first album of latest materials in twenty years, the critically acclaimed *Happiness Not Included. The previous 12 months have additionally seen Comfortable Cell tour their legendary 1981 debut album Non-Cease Erotic Cabaret, enjoying it in full for the very first time. Comfortable Cell’s debut Let’s Rock summer time 2023 headline exhibits might be their first outside pageant exhibits since 2003.
Marc Almond and Dave Ball of Comfortable Cell mentioned at the moment: “We’re delighted to be headlining so many Let’s Rock festivals in 2023. We’re enjoying Northern Eire, Shrewsbury and Exeter for the primary time ever as Comfortable Cell, in addition to in our religious dwelling of Leeds, and look ahead to seeing everybody at this nice pageant.”
After two very difficult, pandemic-hit summers 2022 noticed the return of a full schedule of Let’s Rock festivals for the primary time since 2019, drawing a mixed viewers of over 150,000 throughout the twelve pageant websites. In an thrilling improvement, 2023 will see Let’s Rock companion with the nationwide digital radio station Absolute 80s.
Remark Let’s Rock organisers and founders Nick Billinghurst and Matt Smith, “It was actually humbling to have everybody again at Let’s Rock this summer time after two tough years, and it means the world to us that our loyal viewers has caught with us. We’re already wanting ahead to 2023 and are proud to announce what we hope you’ll agree is a spectacular line-up. See you subsequent summer time!”
Let’s Rock works with many wonderful charities together with official charity companion Youngster Bereavement UK, who assist households and educate professionals when a child or youngster of any age dies or is dying, or when a household is going through bereavement. Since partnering with UK Reside in 2014 Youngster Bereavement have managed to lift over £800,000.00 on the Lets Rock Festivals, a tremendous accomplishment.
Youngster Bereavement UK Group Tasks Supervisor Lorna Murchi feedback: “I’m completely delighted and extremely grateful to everybody who attended the Let’s Rock festivals and gave so generously in help of Youngster Bereavement UK this 12 months. Each little bit of change popped in a group tin, wristband or raffle ticket bought and public sale bid paid, provides up and makes an enormous distinction to the bereaved youngsters, mother and father, and households we assist throughout the UK. To offer some perspective £130,000 may fund our nationwide helpline for over 4 months, giving a lifeline to households after they want it most. Thanks on your fantastic assist this 12 months!”
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