Faust, The Orb and Hawkwind are among the bands featured alongside Dave Gilmour during the 'Mind Your Head' series of events...

Krautrock pioneers FAUST, influential British rock and punk act THE PRETTY THINGS, THE ORB and PINK FLOYD man DAVID GILMOUR are all set to feature at the ‘MIND YOUR HEAD’ series of events at LONDON ROYAL FESTIVAL HALL during October.

The festival, a twist on the annual South Bank Meltdown Festival, will run from October 3 to 19. The series of shows are being pitched as “celebration of the fascination with altered states that emerged from the 1960s subculture”.

The full list of artists to appear are:

The Orb, Gong, Acid Mothers Temple (October 3)

Hawkwind, Add (N To X) (10)

Faust, David Ball & Ingo Vauk of Soft Cell, and Gary Lucas of Captain Beefheart (12)

The Pretty Things playing ‘SF Sorrow’ (narrator Arthur Brown) with special guest David Gilmour & The Soft Boys (19)

For tickets call 020 7960 4242.