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Spotlight On: Lockdown Festival

Posted on Friday 16th June 2017 at 13:00

Jimi Arundell

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Jimi Arundell

Anyone who is up for a big one needs to get down to Lockdown Festival. Three days of some of the very biggest names in drum and bass, grime and house providing the perfect music to go crazy. The South-West’s huge dance festival weekender hits Powderham Castle in Exeter from Friday 1st until Sunday 3rd of September.

Gigantic makes your Lockdown experience nice and easy. Take advantage of the Pre-Pitched Accommodation made available allowing you to rock up to the festival with a tent fully fitted with sleeping bags, air mattresses or luxury bedding sets waiting for you upon arrival. Pre-Pitched Accommodation must be bought in addition to a Weekend And Camping ticket.

We also takes the pressure out of making your Lockdown purchase by offering a Payment Plan allowing you to break down the cost of the awesome weekend into easy to manage monthly instalments. Please read the instructions carefully before making your purchase.

Lockdown Festival tickets are currently on sale.




Main Stage / Friday

Formally known as Wiley Kat, Richard Cowie AKA Wiley draws on his Caribbean roots to create his own distinct sound and is often credited with being one of the key players behind the rise of grime. Do not miss your chance to witness the living legend perform live.




Main Stage / Saturday

King of Peckham, Giggs has broken from the underground leading SN1 crew to enjoy major mainstream success having been twice nominated at the MOBO Awards in the category of Best UK Hip Hop Act and seen his latest album ‘Landlord’ shoot to No. 2 in the UK Charts.



Dizzee Rascal

Main Stage / Sunday

Ladies and Gentlemen, prepare to get excited as Lockdown bring you the one and only Dizzee Rascal. His rise since his album debut ‘Boy In Da Corner’ has been meteoric, seeing him regularly top the charts with singles ‘Holiday’, ‘Bonkers’, ‘Dirtee Disco’ and ‘Dance Wiv Me’.



Chase & Status (DJ Set)

Main Stage / Saturday

Producer partnership Saul Milton and Will Kennard are better known as the world-famous DJ team Chase & Status. The pair exploded in 2003 and have since worked with such major names as Plan B, CeeLo Green, Rihanna and Sub Focus to fill dancefloors around the globe.



Gorgon City DJ

Main Stage / Saturday

North London lads Kye “Foamo” Gibbon and Matt “RackNRuin” Robson-Scott are Gorgon City. After signing to the infamous Black Butter Records, the duo have hit No. 4 with their huge single ‘Ready For Your Love’ and look set for big things in 2017.

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