Heavy Pop presents:
Are You Listening? Festival 2020
BC Camplight + Dream Wife + WARMDUSCHER + FREESTYLERS + Melt Yourself Down + sir Was + Matt Maltese + Talk Show + JOHN
Entry Requirements: 18+(some venues are 14+ / Please check)
Heavy Pop presents...
ARE YOU LISTENING? FESTIVAL 2020
Reading's award-winning new music festival returns for its EIGHTH YEAR on Sat 25th April 2020.
Since starting in 2013, AYL? has raised nearly £70,000 for Reading Mencap, a local Learning Disability charity.
Previous acts include IDLES, The Amazons, Ezra Furman, Field Music, Shame, Dream Wife, The Big Moon and more.
The line-up so far (in alphabetical order): Ash The Author / BC Camplight / Ben Marwood / Bex Ruth / Bought It For The Bottle / Carlos / Dream Nails / Dream Wife / Drug Store Romeos / Freestylers / GHUM / HAQ123 / Head Drop / Heavy Lungs / Here Are The Young Men & Uncle Peanut / JOHN / Kid Kin / Little Brother Eli / Matt Maltese / Marisa and the Moths / Melt Yourself Down / Mush / Nobodies Birthday / Ocean Ruins / Pangolin / Self Help / sir Was / Sophie Jamieson / Talk Show / The August List / The Boileroom DJs / The Keep Cats / Warmduscher / Wild Island
--- TICKETS ON SALE NOW ---
£22.50 Adult Advance (Tier 2) £15 Teen Advance (strictly 14 yrs - 17 yrs old) (Tier 2)
--- PHYSICAL TICKETS ---
*Beyond the Download/ But Is It Art? / Fox & Hounds / Milk/ South Street Arts Centre (No booking fee) *
--- VARIOUS VENUES ACROSS READING ---
Milk Reading (18+) | Oakford Social Club (18+) | Purple Turtle (18+) | The Rising Sun Arts Centre (14+)* | Saint Laurence, Reading (14+)* | South Street Arts Centre (14+)* | SUB89 : Reading (14+ / under 16 w/ an adult)* and Upstage Mini The Roseate Reading (18+).
Past AYL? Festival Acts include...
Aldworth Philharmonic Orchestra. The Amazons. Anna Meredith. Another Sky. Bad Sounds. The Big Moon. Black Honey. Boxed In. Dan Le Sac. DJ Format. Dream Wife. Ezra Furman. Field Music. Flamingods. Gengahr. Girl Ray. God Damn. Her’s. IDLES. Krafty Kuts. Matt Maltese. The Lovely Eggs. NZCA Lines. Palace. Plump DJs. Pulled Apart By Horses. Rozi Plain. Saltwater Sun. Shame. Slug. Smoke Fairies. Spring King. Sundara Karma. Tom Williams. TVAM. Warm Digits. The Wave Pictures. Whenyoung. And many, many more...
Past Praise for AYL? Festival
'Start thinking about a day trip now' Louder Than War Magazine
‘Hear the very finest in emerging music while raising money for [Learning Disability] charities? We don’t mind if we do!’ No.1 in Metro Weekend
‘It's one of our favourite days in Reading’
10 in Explore Reading’s "25 Best Things to do in Reading"
‘Not only easily one of the best value festivals in the UK - it's simply one of the best festivals in the UK’ FADED GLAMOUR
‘A must-attend for all discerning festival goers’ Artrocker
For more information: areyoulistening.org.uk | readingmencap.org.uk