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Great Yarmouth gets ready to party!...

ANDREW WEATHERALL, ROOTS MANUVA, RED SNAPPER, THE PHARCYDE, DMX CREW and APHEX TWIN are among the acts appearing at the DEDBEAT WEEKENDER at VAUXHALL HOLIDAY PARK, GREAT YARMOUTH, in February.

The inaugural Deadbeat Weekender event at the 1,800-capacity holiday park at Caister takes place from February 23 to 25.

The full line-up is:

ROOM A – Beat Ranks

BIG DADDY KANE, THE PHARCYDE, RED SNAPPER, ROOTS MANUVA, UGLY DUCKLING, MR. COMPLEX & L-FUDGE, PESHAY, DJ VADIM, MR. THING, KELA, ANDY SMITH (PORTISHEAD), FIRST RATE, MIXMASTER MORRIS, MR SCRUFF, LUKE VIBERT, MARK RAE, PATRICK FORGE, KEB DARGE, COLIN DALE, THE PSYCHONAUTS, FLYTRONIX, HEFNER live (Inertia Records), BEYOND THERE, P BROTHERS, BBE RECORDS, STRUT RECORDS, PRONE & TOKEN

Room B – Pulse Ranks

THE HAYWIRE SESSIONS PRESENTS 2 LONE SWORDSMEN live, ANDREW WEATHERALL, KEITH TENNISWOOD, KITBUILDERS, MAT CARTER, BASS JUNKIE, SONS OF SLOUGH, SILICON SCALLY, DAZ QUAYLE, SIDNEY LE SARGE, DISCO DUCKS, AL WAXMAN

REPHLEX DISCO ASSAULT SYSTEMS – APHEX TWIN, DMX KREW, MIKE DRED (aka KOSMIK KOMMANDO), MADDOG WALLACE, DEPTH CHARGE

Entry includes four-star accommodation in chalets, use of the holiday park’s facilities and 24-hour cult TV, a temporary skate park and a gamers’ room with Playstations.

Tickets for the two-day event cost £85 per person. For more information call Dedbeat on 01493 853899 or 856272, or see