Get rocking with LIVE music!
The Stage is always at the heart of the Pagan Pride UK festival. Our day begins there with the opening blessing at midday and ends there with our rocking headliners! People come from all over the UK to enjoy the fantastic music, LIVE in the fresh air and for free! In the past we've hosted amazing bands like international performers Inkubus Sukubus and Cadence Noir- who will be there this year?
12:30 - The Lost Tribe of the Tea Cup Turtles
This six-piece band write songs about spirit, nature, festivals and life! They come with an array of instruments from hand pans, a sitar and a saxophone to a digeridoo!
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13:00 - Seliya and Queen Cobra
Watch the incredible shimming antics of one of Nottingham's most loved dance duos, as they astonish you with their Egyptian and cabaret bellydance!
13:30 - James Cull
James Cull is a mainstay of the Midlands music scene, with his unique blend of grunge, blues and alternative rock. An unmistakable voice and powerful songs make for a great show, that you won't forget. For fans of Pearl Jam, Alice in Chains, Black Stone Cherry, Zack Wylde, Nirvana, Staind.
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14:00 - Yakshini
Enjoy a tribal bellydance performance from Nottingham-based bellydance troupe, Yakshini!
14:30 - Scriptures
Scriptures are a Nottinghamshire-based band who 'pave the way on limitations set by their own consciousness', aiming to write better songs and produce engaging music. They are an Art Rock outfit comprising of musicians who have graced festivals stages & toured Europe, who are Future Sound of Nottingham 2012 Finalists and who hold endorsements with Faith Guitars. They recently rocked out at Wellowfest and we're thrilled to host them at this year's festival.
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(Photo by Mace Maclean)
15:15 - Livia and the Elements
Check out Livia and the elements! With live vocals and an enthralling dance performance with amazing props like veil fans, LED lights, isis wings and poi!
15:45 - Devon Bird
Devon Bird is a folk trio hailing from the county of Devonshire. The trio play mainly haunting, original songs, along with a few foot-stomping jigs and reels, inspired by and firmly rooted in the tales, dialect and landscape of Devon. Their sound is profoundly soul-touching and magical.
17:00 - Brandy Thieves
Already renowned as one of the Midland's best live acts, the Brandy Thieves have quickly built a reputation as a band that blows the roof off every venue their play, a band you have to dance to.
By combining gypsy rhythms, punk energy, ska grooves and folk storytelling, they have created a sound that is uniquely theirs, a sound that has stolen the hearts of all who have seem them perform.
Raucous, infectious, enthralling and captivating are just a few of the words that have been used to describe the alcohol-stealing gypsy punks. They're sure to be a highlight for guests and are not a band to be missed!
Excited? You should be! Each band/artist will have the chance to sell merch after their set, so bring some pennies to pick up albums, shirts and other goodies from your favourite bands.
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