THE THE to headline Festival No.6 2018 Posted on Thu 19th October 2017
Early-bird tickets go on sale Thursday 26th October
Eighties cult band THE THE are set to headline the multi award winning Festival No.6 2018. The festival takes place from Thursday 6th - Sunday 9th September 2018 at Portmerion, Gwynedd.
The The's Matt Johnson Comments:
“I first visited beautiful Portmeirion as a child in the 1960s and have returned on holiday many times over the years. I’m also still a huge fan of The Prisoner. In recent years I’ve watched with great interest how Festival No.6 has grown into the most vibrant music, arts and culture festival in the UK. We are delighted to be headlining in 2018 and look forward to contributing to a fantastic festival with lots of wonderful people in the most idyllic setting imaginable.”
Festival No.6 is an intimate, celebration of music, arts and culture, not to mention, it's location in the village of Portmeirion, Wales, home of the cult TV series is truly unique. Acts will perform across the entire site, by the whimsical Italianate architecture of the village, the historic town hall, piazza, Bristol Colonnade, the picturesque Estuary stage, the atmospheric woods and the promenade along the River Dwyryd.
Festival founder Gareth Cooper says:
“We are very excited to have THE THE at next year’s festival. They are an act that have always been on our list and when we heard Matt had the band back together and was performing live we had to have them. It’s going to be a real festival highlight next year.”
Early-bird tickets go on sale at 9:00am on Thursday 26th October