Balter Festival 2014
Balter Festival is a three day event held in the grounds and buildings of the magnificent Baskerville Hall in South Wales, well within two hours drive of Bristol. We have brought together some of the best live bands and DJs from the international underground music scene for this extremely exclusive event.
Balter offers four decor laden stages featuring projection mapping, VJs and Void sound systems through out that will be smashing out the best in ska, hip hop, reggae, gypsy, klezmer, punk, rock, jungle, breakcore, ghetto funk, electro swing, bashment, grime, juke, DnB, techno, hardcore, hardtek, bassline, old-skool, and good old fashioned cheese.
As well as the huge line up you will also find a swimming pool, ball pit, circus & walkabout acts, funky stalls, free camping, great food, and a whole load more fun and games.
** MAIN STAGE **
Dizraeli & DJ Downlow
Shire Roots & Blazenstein
Mad Apple Circus
King Tut’s Revenge
King Solomon Band
The Big V
This cavernous indoor arena is being taken over each night by a different promoter showcasing the best in up and coming electronic music. Expect the eclectic.
FRIDAY – SWING CITY
One of Wales pioneering nights for Electro-Swing, Ghetto Funk, Dutty Riddims, Manic Mashups and Festival Fun times. Mixing up those classic Speakeasy anything-goes-behind-close
C@ In The H@ ft live sax & Mr FX
DonJohnston ft Leo Wood
Swing City DJ’s
SATURDAY – ERRORJIG
An evening of hype and chest-poundingly heavy UK bass, garage & grime.
Kahn and Neek
Bizarre Rituals (live A/V show)
SUNDAY – DIGGA & FRIENDS
Somerset’s Digga Soundsystem have been smashing the south west rave scene for years with their wobbley basslines and morning cheese. Tonight they are bringing along a few special friends..
**JIGSORE SOUNDSYSTEM ROOM**
The infamous Devon crew known best for breaking everything will be bringing the best jungle, techno and core all weekend
Hyper On Experience
Stazma The Junglechrist (Live)
The 55th Flotilla
** THE DRAWING ROOM **
Celebrating the best in new underground rave music from around the country, curated by a different soundsystem crew each night, and hosted in a cosy dark room, things are going to get sweaty….
Brighton based ragga-jungle-hardtek-DnB-g
Test Tube Rabies
The fun-lovin’ Bristol crew bringing the freshest junglist vibes
More or Less
Taking it back to the old school for the Haldon Hill crew!
**THE SERVANTS QUARTERS**
Keeping you entertained (and aroused) at an un-godly hour of day
The Slit Vicar
Balter: “To dance artlessly, usually without practiced form or skill, but always with great, contented enjoyment”