March News 2013

March News 2013

Levellers News March 2013

New Static On The Airwaves Video - Alone In This Darkness
Levellers Live in 2013
Beautiful Days Festival - Acts annonced
Levellers Memebership On The Fiddle
Latest Album - Static On The Airwaves

New Static On The Airwaves Video - Alone In This Darkness
Watch the brand new video for ‚ÄėAlone In This Darkness‚Äô from Static On The Airwaves sung by Simon Friend
Levellers Live in 2013
A few more dates have been added since the last newsletter including at Reading Sub 89, Shrewsbury’s Buttermarket and we’ll be playing at Sweden Rocks, Isle of Wight Festival, Cambridge Folk Festival, Burg Herzburg Festival in Germany and Camp Bestival.
Support on our UK dates comes from Moulettes (13, 14, 15, 16, 18 May), Jim Lockey & The Solemn Sun (17 May, 28, 30 June) and Gaz Brookfield (12, 13, 15 June). We are not announcing a UK tour in the Autumn so hope to see you at one of the shows over the Spring/Summer or at one of the festivals.
Sun 31 Mark Chadwick Solo

Fri 05 Mark Chadwick Solo
Fri 19 Dan Donnelly & Jon Sevink
Sat 20 Dan Donnelly & Jon Sevink
Sat 04 Reading
Sun 05 Holland Liberation Festival Den Bosch
Tues 07 Germany Aschaffenburg Colossaal 
Wed 08 Germany Bochum Zeche
Thu 09 Germany Weinheim Café Central
Fri 10 Germany Osnabr√ľck Rosenhof
Sat 11Holland Heerlen Nieuwe Nor
Mon 13 Bath Komedia
Tue 14 Cardiff Coal Exchange
Wed 15 St Albans Arena
Thu 16 Buckley Tivoli
Fri 17 Guildford G Live
Sat 18 Scunthorpe Baths Hall
Sun 19 Derby Bearded Theory Festival   

Sat 25 Plymouth Volksfest
Sat 08 Sweden Sweden Rock
Wed 12 Cheltenham Town Hall
Thu 13 Bedford Corn Exchange
Fri 14  Isle Of Wight Festival
Sat 15 Yeovil Westlands Leisure Complex
Fri 28  Leamington The Assembly Leamington Spa
Sat 29  Grassington Festival North Yorkshire
Sun 30  Holmfirth Picturedrome, West Yorkshire         

Thu 18 Newquay Lusty Glaze Beach, Cornwall
Sat 20  Germany Burg Herzburg Festival

Fri 26 Cambridge Folk Festival
Fri 02 Shrewsbury The Buttermarket
Sat 03 Dorset Camp Bestival
Wed 07 Belgium Casablanca Festival
Fri 9 Oxford Cropredy Festival
Sat 10  Tewkesbury Lakefest
16‚Äď18 Devon Beautiful Days Festival

Live dates and links to buy can be found on the Levellers Live Dates page on the website
Beautiful Days 2013
Headliners and first acts announced for Beautiful Days 2013!
Influential Scottish rock band Primal Scream, Britpop veterans Ocean Colour Scene and festival founders Levellers will headline the main stage at Beautiful Days 2013.
They will be joined on the main stage bill by Irish singer-songwriter Sinead O’Connor, hip hop legends Arrested Development, Irish rockabilly revivalist Imelda May, English rock band Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel, festival favourites The Wonder Stuff, French ska and reggae ensemble Babylon Circus, Jamaican ska legends The Skatalites, 2 Tone ska band The Selecter, gypsy/dubstep/swing group Molotov Jukebox, plus alt rock 5 piece Brother & Bones and French ska outfit Skamanians.
Headliners in The Big Top include legendary English folk/rock singer, songwriter and guitarist Roy Harper and Irish folk legends Clannad who are joined on the bill by traditional folk music duo Spiers & Boden, acoustic trio of sisters The Staves, 11 piece Scottish folk super group Treacherous Orchestra, Irish singer-songwriter Damien Dempsey, solo singer-songwriter Viv Albertine formerly of The Slits, Irish folk musician and accordion player Sharon Shannon, festival stalwarts Headmix Collective and jazz-folk group Sheelanagig.
Also playing in The Big Top are acoustic singer-songwriter Gaz Brookfield, German folk rock band The Emily Brothers, award-winning stomp band from Orkney The Chair, Irish folk singer Heidi Talbot, alt-folk band Moulettes, Sam Lee and the unique ensemble that are The Fabulous Good Time Party Boys. The first acts announced for The Little Big Top are Andy C and Banco De Gaia.
The last remaining acts for the two main stages will be announced over the coming months and full line-ups for The Little Big Top, The Bimble Inn, The Band Stand and The Theatre Tent. Check for updateds lists on the festival website here 
The festival’s Sunday Theme has not been announced yet! 
We're very excited to be making this announcement and are busy working on line-ups for the rest of the stages and plans for 2013 - the 11th Beautiful Days festival! Hope to see you there.
Tickets are on sale now and all prices have been held from last year. Adult Weekend Camping Tickets are £120, 10 to Under 16’s Weekend Camping Tickets £60, 5 to Under 10’s Weekend Camping Tickets £30, Under 5’s Weekend Camping Tickets £5, Car routing/parking tickets £15 and Campervan tickets £40. All tickets are subject to booking fee. There are no day tickets available. Weekend Camping Tickets allow access from Thursday at 2pm and allow the holder to camp on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday night.
Tickets are available to buy now from 
Levellers or Seetickets
Please do not buy tickets from unofficial outlets and read the Terms & Conditions of Sale on the festival website before purchasing.
Beautiful Days is a family music festival which takes place at Escot Park in Devon with six stages, site art, a huge children’s area in the centre of the festival, comedy, theatre, family camping, licensed real ale bars from Otter Brewery & carefully selected food and craft stalls. The festival has no corporate sponsorship or branding and does not advertise.
All festival information can be found on the website. If you have any queries then please don’t hesitate to get in touch.
CATERERS & TRADERS: Applications are now open for traders to apply to trade at Beautiful Days 2013. Please email to be sent application forms. Please specify FOOD or NON-FOOD so we can send you the correct application forms.
STEWARDS: You can register your interest now to steward at the festival via Oxfam here. We do not accept applications direct, please liaise with Oxfam who recuit and supply stewards to Beautiful Days.
BANDS: New and unsigned acts and bands can apply now to play at the festival by submitting details here
For general festival enquiries, feedback and comments please email We will reply to your query as soon as we can!

Tickets   Festival Website
On The Fiddle Levellers membership

On The Fiddle members receive a limited edition Levellers Hoodie and discount on Levellers merchandise at our website.
Members can also get a discounted adult ticket for Beautiful Days 2014 (the discount time is over for this years festival).
If your membership needs renewing or you would like to join now you can do so now to receive the benefits.
If you have any queries please email
Find out more about On The Fiddle Levellers membership.
Levellers studio album Static On The Airwaves

You can order the latest album on CD from Amazon or Play.¬† A digital deluxe version is available from¬†iTunes. A Limited Edition Box Set containing Static On The Airwaves CD, Vinyl LP, Red 7‚ÄĚ Truth Is Vinyl, T-shirt, poster and keyring is available from the Levellers website.