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Love Saves The Day Artists Announced For 2016

Love Saves The Day Artists Announced For 2016


Love Saves The Day Announces Their 

Line-Up For 2016 With…

Hot Chip, Dizzee Rascal,

Stormzy, Everything Everything, Ben Klock, 

 Roman Flügel, David Rodigan, 

Hudson Mohawke, Paranoid London & Many More TBA

Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th May, 2016
Eastville Park, Bristol

Confirmed Acts For Love Saves The Day SATURDAY:

Hot Chip / Everything Everything
Ben Klock / Disciples / Joy Orbison / MNEK 
Motor City Drum Ensemble / Mura Masa / Paranoid London / Roman Flügel / Shura  Skream / The Martinez Brothers
Artful Dodger / Bonkaz / Clean Cut Kid / DJ Luck and MC Neat
Felix Dickinson / Jasper James / Maribou State / SG Lewis / Young Marco
Apex Collective / Banoffee Pies / Boogie Nights / Christophe
Colours / Dan Wild / Dave Harvey / Dirty Talk / Feel The Real / Get Born 
 Hannah Mulvanny / Lemon Drizzle / Marco Bernadi / Musu / Pardon My French
Slix Disco / Studio 89 / Teak / The Blast DJs / Tom Rio
Stage Partners & Brands: Apex / Arcadia Afterburner / Bristol Bazaar / Brouhaha  Cocktails & Dreams / Cult /  

Futureboogie / Inflatable Church / In:Motion / Just Jack  Shambarbers / The Dance Off

Confirmed Acts For Love Saves The Day SUNDAY:

Dizzee Rascal / Stormzy
Chinese Man / David Rodigan / Hot 8 Brass Band / Hudson Mohawke / Loyle Carner  Rustie / Mad Professor Manu Digital / Nightmares on Wax / Section Boyz / Shy FX
Awesome Tapes from Africa / Afrika Bambaataa / Curtis Lynch ft. Nanci / Dubkasm  Egoless / Faze Miyake / L-Vis b2b Bok Bok / OBF ft. Shanti D / RSD ft. Joe Peng 
Trevor Sax
Alternate DJs / Blazey / Bodywork / DJ Dazee / Durkle Disco
Fireman Sam / Lionpulse / Mistafire / Sly One / Soul Works / Sprung
Stage Partners & Brands: Crack Magazine / Cocktails & Dreams / Hold Tight 
Inflatable Church / Lionpulse / Sip The Juice / Party On The Moon / Shambarbers  Teachings In Dub / The Dance Off  / Who?? Cares 
Love Saves The Day 2015 Highlights
Love Saves The Day 2015 Highlights

Striding into its fifth year

LOVE SAVES THE DAY brings the party to the people across eight 

stages, over the Bank Holiday weekend of the 28th-29th May 2016. 


Saturday 28th May…


Love Saves The Day are delighted to announce their line-up for 2016. Taking centre stage as Saturday’s headliner will be the acclaimed London-based electronic pop group Hot ChipEverything, Everything, the genre-defying indie rock outfit based in Manchester will also be present, alongside BBC Music’s ‘Sound Of 2016‘ hot pick Mura Masa, electronic music duo  Maribou State and Shura, who will bring her hugely impressive catalogue of songs to the Love Saves The Day Main stage. 

Motor City Drum Ensemble, tipped as one of Resident Advisor’s Top 20 DJs last year will take over the Futureboogie stage, alongside Amsterdam native DJ and Producer Young Marco, and the Bristol based Cynic music boss Felix Dickinson.

Other names on the bill for Saturday include American duo The Martinez Brothers who will be leading the proceedings on the Cloud Nine stage, alongside the hugely popular Skream, contemporary London-based trio Disciples, and Phonox Club resident and man of the moment Jasper James.

Bristol based club night Just Jack will also be hosting their very own stage on Saturday, showcasing Berghain resident Ben Klock, Robert Johnson family member Roman Flügel, the highly regarded Joy Orbison and the legendary  Paranoid London.


Elsewhere, The Dance Off stage will be headlined by the long standing house and garage duo DJ Luck and MC Neat, garage legend Artful Dodger and grime act Bonkaz an artist who has been hailed as one of the key players in the recent grime revival – plus some very special guest to be unveiled.

Other names on Saturday’s bill include: Apex Collective,  Banoffee Pies, Christophe, Clean Cut Kid, Colours, Dan Wild, Dave Harvey, Dirty Talk, Feel The Real, Get Born, MNEK, Musu, Pardon My French, SG Lewis, Slix Disco, Studio 89, Teak and Tom Rio. 

Sunday 29th May…

Day two of the festival welcomes Dizzee Rascal, an artist who’s music spans grime, UK garage, bassline, British hip hop and R&B, known for his high energy hits including ‘Fix Up Look Sharp‘ and ‘Dance With Me‘. Winner of 2014’s Best Grime Act at the MOBO awards Stormzy will also be joining on the Sunday, along with Soundclash champion David Rodigan and the hypnotising Warp Record’s artist Nightmares On Wax. 

From LuckyMe and Warp to TNGHT and Kanye West collaborations, Love Saves The Day also welcomes the highly successful Hudson Mohawke, who will headline The CRACK Stage along with a host of impressive music heavyweights, including the US based African cassette collector, blogger and DJ Awesome Tapes From Africa and Glasweigan producer Rustie. Bristish rapper Loyle Carner will also take to the CRACK stage along with London-based rap outfit Section Boyz.
Chinese Man, carried by the French Chinese Man Records label will bring the sound of hip-hop, funk, dub, reggae and jazz to Love Saves The Day Sunday, in addition to the renowned remixer Mad Professor, and bass player and producer specialising in digital reggae Manu Digital. After curating his own stage in 2015, Shy FX will be back to host the Cloud 9 stage, with very special guests still to be announced. Elsewhere, Sip The Juice take over The Dance Off stage on the Sunday, with Afrika Bambaataa leading the proceedings.

Other names on Sunday’s bill include: Aba Shanti Soundsystem, Alternate DJ’s, Billy Disney, Blazey, Blazey, Bodywork, Curtis Lynch ft. Nanci, Dubkasm, DJ Dazee, Durkle Disco, Egoless, Faze Miyake, Hannah Mulvanny, Hot 8 Brass Band, Jethro Binns, Lionpulse, L-Vis 1990 b2b Bok Bok, Mistafire, OBF ft. Shanti D, Sly One, Sprung, RSD ft. Joe Pengand Trevor Sax. 
Love Saves the Day will also feature the only appearance of the Arcadia Afterburner in the UK this year. The original Arcadia installation, the Afterburner is a 360 degree stage built around a central flaming spire with dance platforms radiating out to a ring of exploding lamp posts. Having appeared at festivals as far afield as New Zealand, Croatia and the United States, and a staple at Glastonbury, the Afterburner is returning home to Bristol to bring the fire to Eastville Park.
More very exciting news and big names still to come. 
Weekend & Day Tickets are on-sale now at
Bank Holiday Weekend, 28th & 29th May 2016

Eastville Park,

Fishponds Road,


Bristol, BS5.