While Liverpool’s Festival of Psychedelia takes a fallow year, Manchester company Astral Elevator are stepping in, Getintothis’ Aimee Puleston reports as The Psych Weekender reveals its lineup.
Manchester based company Astral Elevator have announced a psychedelic weekender at Night People.
Held on the September 15-16, the one off two day event is promised to please all psych music fans, especially those missing Liverpool’s much-loved festival of psychedelia.
The recent announcement of the full line up reveals 42 bands from across the globe, showcasing the best of what the modern psychedelia music scene has to offer.
Bands from across the pond in the US with huge cult followings such as Holy Wave, who are currently conquering Europe on their current tour.
Lumerians, the San Francisco outfit famous for their mindbending sound, and The Blank Tapes, who recently released their new album Candy, are also set to give a stellar performance at the Psych Weekender.
UK favourites Black Market Karma, who touch on eastern music, folk music, northern soul and blueshave also been announced, as well as The Oscillation and Giobia from Italy who appeal to acid rock heads alike.
Fans have been assured that there won’t be any set clashes for this event, with the diverse range of performances spread across two rooms and various different stages at Night People.
Full line up:
Pete Bassman, Urf, Los Bitchos, Control of the Going, The Big Peach, Mayflower Madame, One Unique Signal, Black Cat Revue, Melt Dunes, Bones Shake, Strange Cages, Is Bliss, Weird Sex, Black Doldrums, Spacers, You Said Strange, Chicos De Nazca, Black Market Karma, The Oscillation, Lumerians, Throw Down Bones.
Silver Vials, Lavender, Guts, The Dee Vees, Thee Lucifer Sams, The Goa Express, Muertos, Black Delta Movement, Déjà Vega, Bloodjoy, Tajak, Sunflowers, Dreamweapon, 10000 Russos, The Jabberwocky Band, Mugstar, The Janitors, Giobia, Holy Wave, The Blank Tapes
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