Tom Jones to play midnight Latitude festival warm-up show

Plus Steve Mason and I Blame Coco join the bill

Tom Jones has been added to the bill for a special midnight show at this year’s Latitude festival.

The singer will appear for a warm-up set at the three-day bash on July 15, the night before the Suffolk event kicks off in earnest.

Jones, who recently celebrated his 70th birthday, will be showcasing songs from his new album ‘Praise And Blame’.


He joins headliners Florence And The Machine, Belle & Sebastian, Vampire Weekend and a raft of new acts that have been announced for the event which takes place from July 16-19.

They include former Beta Band leader Steve Mason, I Blame Coco and David Ford.

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