Towersey’s 50th is one of the best!

Songlines Magazine: Top 10 UK Summer Festivals 2014Towersey Festival is one of the UK’s best festivals, so says Songlines.

Prior to a detailed preview in their 100th issue (on sale April 25), the much respected magazine announced their Top 10 UK Summer Festivals (March 17) and – once again – included Towersey.

Read the full list: The Songlines guide to the best festivals of 2014

The media response to the 50th Towersey Festival has been overwhelmingly positive. Here’s just a small selection of what some have said…

“Golden line-up for 50th Towersey Festival.” – THAME GAZETTE

“An Oxfordshire music festival has unveiled the stellar line-up of artists which will help it celebrate its golden anniversary.” – OXFORD MAIL

“Towersey Festival celebrates its 50th Anniversary in special style…” – R2/ ROCK’N’REEL

“A big year for Towersey Festival this year [with] a host of top artists …” – FOLKRADIO

“Folk-rock pioneer Richard Thompson will help celebrate the 50th anniversary of Oxfordshire’s Towersey Festival…” – OXFORD TIMES

“Congratulations to Towersey organisers.” – UK FOLK MUSIC

“This thriving major folk arts festival, returning to celebrate its 50th year, features a professional programme of folk and roots music, ceilidhs, international dance teams, family entertainers, workshops and a Children’s Festival…” – eFESTIVALS

“Bootleg Beatles line up to help Towersey Festival mark the fab 50.” – OXFORD MAIL

“… a host of stars from the world of acoustic music …” – BANBURY CAKE

“Folk legends Richard Thompson, Seth Lakeman and Lau are confirmed for the half-century birthday of famed independent Towersey Festival.” – THE BUCKS HERALD

“… includes some of the most famous names in folk music.” – THAME.NET

“Famed independent festival Towersey celebrates its 50th anniversary this August with what promises to be a very special five-day event.” – FOLKING

“Richard Thompson, Seth Lakeman and Lau are among the musicians heading to Oxfordshire this August to help celebrate 50 years of Towersey Festival.” – SONGLINES

  • For more information on Towersey Festival’s golden jubilee, contact us: