More names added to seven day event in Cornwall...

Leftfield, Dr Alex Paterson of The Orb, Sonic Mook Experiment, Howie B and Return To The Source are among the club sound systems and DJs who will be appearing at the seven day Lizard Eclipse Festival in Cornwall on August 7 – 14.

Kula Shaker have already been announced as one of the live acts who will appear on one of the 16 tented stages; others confirmed so far, for what the organisers have planned as a multi-cultural event are Femi Kuti, Plastikman, Way Out West, Indian Ropeman, Tony Vegas & The Scratch Perverts, Juno Reactor & Amampondo, and The London Community Gospel Choir.

Set on 250 acres around the Goonhilly Downs, Lizard is just one of many festivals planned for the west country around the time of the total eclipse on August 11. Over a million visitors are expected to arrive in Cornwall for the event.


You can find out more by clicking here to goi to the Lizard Eclipse Festival web site.

Tickets are available from nme.com‘s 24-hour ticketline on 0870 121 0125 or click here to go to our online gig guide and ticket service.