Sunday 17th July, 2016
This years festival takes place over two days across three stages and is curated by individuals and organisations from the local area bringing together live music, spoken word, dance, video animation, art and entertainment for all to enjoy. The theme and focus for the 2016 festival is young and emerging artists and performers.
Stages: Portobello Green (Sunday), Bay 58 (Acklam Village Bar), Bay 56 (Theatre, Pop-up Cinema)
Portobello Green - Thorpe Close, London, W10 5XL (access via Thorpe Close and Cambridge Gardens)
Acklam Village - 4-8 Acklam Road, Portobello, London W10 5TY
Bay 58's artists have Wade Bayliss and The Island Experiment band on hand for support and jam session. The bands members have played with countless artists including Bobby Womack, Ronnie Jordan, Massive Attack, Dexys Midnight Runners, members of Nick Caves Bad Seeds, Fine Young Cannibals and performed in festivals across the globe... as well as over 400 The Island Experiment open mic nights in W10/NW10.
Curators: Michael Speechley, Venture Centre, Niko Dey, Richard Strange, Charlie Williams, Westway Trust, Femi Fem, Wade Bayliss, EPIC CIC, Portobello Radio, The Rhythm Studio
The festival is funded and promoted by Westway Trust.