Sound

An ambitious adventure into sound and music, rooted in the forest. Join us round the campfire and on our three main stages for live music. Venture into the woods to be immersed in compelling sound installations, storytelling, soundscapes and DJ sets. We’ll be working with sound artists who are responding to forest environments in incredible, interactive ways, and choirs will be bringing the woods to life through song.

Jane Weaver

Following an incredible year, Jane Weaver returns with indie store exclusive 7” ‘The Lightning Back’ on April 6th 2018.  Widely considered the standout protonic pop song from…

This Is The Kit

This Is The Kit – the musical project which holds exceptional Paris-via-Bristol songwriter Kate Stables close to its heart – have earned the adoration of peers…

Hope & Social

Eight years, five albums, thousands of gigs, Glastonbury, Leeds Arena, and many a pub and front room up and down the country – Hope…

Alice Jemima

Indie-pop song-writer Alice Jemima caught the attention of Radio 1 DJ and Bestival co-founder Rob da Bank, first leading to a session at Maida…

Perhaps Contraption

Perhaps Contraption is a multi-award winning, progressive brass band from London. Part choir, part chamber orchestra, part avant rock band, they create a truly…

Disco Lypso

Disco Lypso

Discolypso brings you the best in Latin, Afrobeat and Tropical Disco music to Timber Festival. It captures the true essence of an authentic Caribbean…

Westerman

Westerman’s frenetic, shifting style of songwriting is a reflection of his mindset: chord progressions are bright, carefree and then look inwards. His recent work…

LION

LION, aka Beth Lowen, is pure dynamite indie-rock material in the making. With belting voice that could summon the gods or fell a beast,…

DJ Chris Tofu

Established in 1995, DJ Chris Tofu has become a pioneer of Vintage Remix and the UK Festival scene, sharing his obsession with all things…

Emma Gatrill

Emma Gatrill is a multi-instrumentalist based in Brighton, UK. Her debut, 2012’s Chapter I, was a poignant collection of songs based around her then-latest acquisition –…

Siv Jakobsen

Siv’s music is beautifully mellow, much like diary-entries – filled with unfiltered thoughts and reflections. With references to Damien Rice and Ane Brun, listening to…

Sam Redmore

Musically he plays pretty much across the board, ranging from funk, soul, hip hop and reggae to house, disco, latin and rock, as well…

RHAIN

RHAIN, the Isle of Wight native, is a bold, powerful and honest performer, whilst her songwriting is acutely fragile, mythical and overwhelmingly melodic. Described…

The Screeching Bluejays

Well rock me mama like a wagon wheel, it’s The Screeching Bluejays, a latterday Carter Family consisting of a dad and his three daughters playing a toe-tapping…

Woodland Soul DJs

If you go down to the woods tonight, the Woodland Soul DJs will be bringing soul, house and disco from all corners of the…

Liz Alker (DJ Set)

BBC Radio 3’s Liz Alker will be rising above the crowds on our elevated Eyrie Stage to deliver an eclectic DJ set — listen…

Jim Ghedi

An alternative take on classic folk ideas, exploring themes on landscape and history. Incorporating 6 & 12 string guitar composition, orchestral arrangements, Jazz and…

HMS Morris

HMS Morris are a Welsh Art-Pop group that delve into the wonky, odd-ball side of psychedelia, finding the balance between bold experimentalism without giving…

Jennifer Reid

Broadsides of the Industrial Revolution? It may be unfamiliar to some ears, but balladeer, Jennifer Reid, is an internationally lauded singer and performer, known…

Aadae

Born in Nigeria but raised in Peckham, her songwriting speaks of family parties spent listening to high life and Afrobeat, long nights in South…

Jalen N’Gonda

Born in Maryland, USA, Jalen N’Gonda chose the city of Liverpool as the place in which he would flourish as a musician. It was…

SIVU

“Heaven knows I’m fearful of my mind,” sings James Page on ‘Lonesome’, a string-swept highlight from his second album as Sivu. ‘Sweet Sweet Silent’,…

Ichi

ICHI, from Nagoya in Japan, takes the notion of a one-man band to new limits, combining his quirky handmade instrument inventions (Stilt-bass, Kalilaphone, Balloon-pipes,…

Stables

From Matthew Lowe (Keston Cobblers Club) and Daniel Trenholme, comes the new alt-folk duo Stables. Stables was formed in January 2016 during late night drinks between Matthew and…

H.Hawkline

Huw Evans, also known as H.Hawkline, is a Welsh singer-songwriter, formerly based in Cardiff and now working in Los Angeles. He performs in both…

Brooke Bentham

They say it’s grim up North and one listen of breakthrough singer-songwriter Brooke Bentham’s opening salvo in 2017 might reinforce that sentiment. Speaking from…

You Are Wolf

You Are Wolf is the alt-folk project of award-winning composer, vocalist and author Kerry Andrew. Her first album, Hawk To The Hunting Gone, explored British birds and…

Daniel Everett

Cheltenham born, folk artist Daniel Everett, is best known for being part of Polly and the Billets Doux, but Everett is an established solo…

Glass Mountain

GLASS MOUNTAIN make beautiful, cinematic music filled with yearning and sorrow. Taking their name from a David Hockney artwork, the Bradford quartet’s sound is…

Ewan McLennan

Ewan McLennan has come to be known as a guitarist at the very forefront of his generation; a troubadour, balladeer and storyteller cut in the…

Jason Singh

Jason will be running a voice and listening workshop based on birdsong, insects and environmental sounds. We will go on a short walk around…

Secret Midnight Gig

Under the cloak of night and the cover of trees, stumble upon a spectacle as-yet to be announced. Keep watching this space to find…

The Dyr Sister

Hailing from the City of Hull, England, Sally Currie AKA The Dyr Sister is a multi-instrumental cervine beat mistress who conjures up surreal tales…

Wild

Singer-songwriter Wild’s healing presence is known well for soothing audiences.  Their songs for voice and acoustic guitar are inspired by blues, folk and country,…

Grawl!x

Grawl!x are an ambient/indie musical collaboration from the hinterlands of Derbyshire. In 2015, they released their first album ‘Good Grief’ on Time Travel Opps…

Fishclaw

Fishclaw are an instrumental group based in Colchester, originally formed in the summer of 2013 as a trio, comprised of accordion, violin and guitar…

Loux

Since forming in 2017, Leeds-based band Loux have quickly started to build momentum, from playing at Blue dot festival 2017 to securing a slot…

Concordia Choir

Based in Ashby de la Zouch. With a repertoire that includes acapella & accompanied choral music from a range of styles, Concordia Choir will…

Green Fortune

Born in the forest and named after an ancient space within, Green Fortune write and perform original songs deeply rooted in place, reflecting our…