Tony Allen, Hercules & Love Affair, Joy Orbison join Houghton 2017 lineup
The new festival curated by Craig Richards is coming this summer.
Other additions to the lineup include Derrick Carter, Optimo, Raresh, Magda and a live performance from Cobblestone Jazz. Allen’s live set will be a tribute to legendary jazz drummer Art Blakey.
The three-day event, a collaboration between Craig Richards and Gottwood Festival, emphasizes live performances, longer sets and spontaneous back-to-back DJing. Previously announced artists include Nicolas Jaar, Ricardo Villalobos, Floating Points, Nightmares On Wax and more.
Houghton takes place August 11-13 2017. Head to their website for the full lineup and tickets and watch a trailer below.