Music Gear News
Primal Scream close Camp Bestival
Primal Scream closed Camp Bestival last night (31.07.11).
The 'Can't Go Back' dance rock band played their breakthrough album, 'Screamadelica', in full to close the four-day family friendly festival at Lulworth Castle in Dorset.
The band - led by singer Bobby Gillespie - played the tracks from 'Screamdelica' in a reworked and order, before launching into a host of their biggest hits from other records in their back catalogue, including 'Rocks' and 'Country Girl'.
Twitter user Minkleberry tweeted after the show: "In other @campbestival news Primal Scream were ace, & closing fireworks/animation blew our minds. Kids will be talking about it for years (sic)."
Other sets over the weekend included Beardyman, DJ Yoda, Jaguar Skills, Eliza Doolittle, Wretch 32 and Katy B, as well as Mark Ronson, who headlined the Saturday night.
He later tweeted: "Camp bestival was our UK highlight of the tour so far. thank you so much (sic)"
The event also had plenty of activities for kids including acts such as the Zing Zillas and Mr Tumble and rides including merry go rounds, bouncy castles and many other activities.
Also at the festival was radio DJ and mum-of-four, Jo Whiley, who hosted the first `Persil Pass on the Love Picnic'.
Mums and kids were encouraged to hold a picnic and bring newly washed soft toys for another child to love. For further ideas on picnics and family ideas visit www.netmums.com/persilpassonthelove.Posted on 1 Aug 2011 16:15 to category : Band / Celebrity News
Related Music News
Former Skid Row frontman Sebastian Bach Spills the Beans On His Less Than Complimentary Thoughts Towards Today's Rock Musicians and Their Work Ethic In the Studio
The prestigious Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction will be honouring several artists this year, including prog legends Yes. Rick Wakeman has stated that he will not be attending.
Laying the foundations for generations of artists to follow, the legendary musician Leonard Cohen has passed away from unspecified causes.
Stating it as more of a necessity for the band, M. Shadows highlights the importance of not stagnating and keeping things exciting
Cancelling his remaining shows in December due to ill health, fears arise over the guitar legends health
Verified by the guitarist himself, Slash's B.C Rich played a pivotal role in Guns N' Roses rise to fame
Recent Music News
Sabian's NAMM releases have been specifically designed to spice up your drum kits overall sound and give you a definitive and varied spectrum of tone
With various different entries, Ibanez unleash a spectacular array of signature models to their NAMM 2017 line up
With extensive research conducted into how to make a kit that truly caters to the player and their specific needs, Pearl hit a home run with these one of a kind custom kits
A revamp of one of Ludwig's most popular snares, the Ludwig Black Beauty 14x8 projects classic tone and looks as good as the original
Mackie's Big Knob Studio Interface continues the legacy of its predecessors, championing various new features and exciting tech to reiterate its triumphant return.
Line 6's first ever artist designed guitar, the Shuriken personifies the aggressive and technical playing styles of metal enthusiasts around the world.