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Steve Hackett, Clannad, Turin Brakes And More Confirmed For Fairport's Cropredy Convention

Monday, 02 December 2019 Written by Jon Stickler

Steve Hackett (pictured), Clannad, and Turin Brakes are among the names announced for Fairport's Cropredy Convention.

The festival will return for its 41st year in August, on the usual farmland site in North Oxfordshire. Alongside a range of artists, it'll also feature two sets by hosts Fairport Covention, opening the festival on Thursday with an acoustic performance and closing it with a customary headline show on Saturday, containing a 50th anniversary set celebrating their 1970 LP 'Full House'. Bassist Dave Pegg said:

"We're really pleased with this year's line-up. It consolidates Cropredy's core appeal, celebrates Fairport’s rich heritage and also introduces a wide and diverse range of music. It'll be a particular pleasure to have Richard Thompson playing with us again during our three-hour headline set on the Saturday evening."

What? A three-day open-air music festival 

Where? Cropredy near Banbury, Oxfordshire.

When? August 13-15

Who? Fairport Convention, Steve Hackett, Clannad, Turin Brakes, Thumping Tommys, Edward II, Trevor Horn Band, Maddie Morris, Emily Barker, Home Service, Martyn Joseph, Sharon Shannon Quartet, Richard Dignance, Holy Moly and the Crackers, Rosalie Cunningham, Matthews Southern Comfort, Richard Thompson, the Slambovian Circus Of Dreams, and the Bar Steward Sons Of Val Doonican.

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Fairport Cropredy Convention Upcoming Tour Dates are as follows

Thu August 13 2020 - FAIRPORT Cropredy

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