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PULP and ORBITAL are the confirmed co-headliners at this year’s ERICSSON@HOMELANDS FESTIVAL ENGLAND, which this year takes place at THE BOWL, near WINCHESTER on May 26-27.
This year’s event commences at 1pm on May 26, and continues to 6am on May 27. The 50,000 capacity festival will take place over 11 different arenas.
Already confirmed for the main Ericsson @ home arena are Orbital and Pulp – promoters promise Pulp will be making their only UK festival appearance of the year at Homelands. Other acts confirmed include The Orb, Artful Dodger, Josh Wink, Bent, Paul Van Dyk, Pete Tong and Nick Warren.
London club The End returns to Homelands for the third year, with their arena MCed by Mr C, and will feature Carl Cox and End residents Layo & Bushwacka. Bournemouth based Slinky’s arena will feature Judge Jules, Sonique, Ferry Corsten, Fergie, Lisa Lashes, Anne Savage, Tiesto, Guy Ornadel, Scott Bond, John Kelly, Rob Tissera, Luke Neville, Daniel Bailey and Slinky residents Gary White and Tim Lyall.
The Space/Back2Basics Arena is predominantly house, and will feature, amongst others Steve Lawler, Future Shock, Sander Kleinenberg and Tim Sheridan from Dope Smugglaz. Other DJs confirmed to appear across the various arenas include Roni Size, Krust and Fabio.
Tickets for this year’s Ericsson@homelands are priced #46.