bluedot Festival 2018 Overview
bluedot festival an intergalactic festival of music, science, arts, culture and the exploration of space.
The award-winning festival of discovery takes place in the grounds of a deep space observatory. Set against a backdrop of the iconic Lovell Telescope at Jodrell Bank, bluedot combines a truly stellar line-up of music with a ground-breaking programme of live science experiments, expert talks and immersive artworks.
Artists booked to appear include:
Music - The Chemical Brothers, The Flaming Lips, Future Islands , Blue Planet in Concert, performed by the Halle, Public Service Broadcasting, Gary Numan, Little Dragon, Roni Size: New Forms Live, Gilles Peterson, Unkle, Booka Shade, The Orb Adrian Sherwood, Mad Professor, Alexis Taylor, Nadine Shah, Hookworms, Baloji, Vessels, Lost Horizons, Langham Research Centre, Andy Smith’s Reach Up Disco Wonderland, Human After All (A Tribute To Daft Punk), Will Tramp, To Kill A King, Warm Digits, Snapped Ankles, Park Hotel, Akdk, Henge, Future Get Down, Husky Loops, Pink Kink, Jw Ridley, Pearl City, FEHM, Speakmansound, Space Cassette Takeover, Age Of Glass, Barberos and Talos 400.
Comedy - David O’Doherty, Cassette Boy, Simon Munnery, Gary Delaney, Jess Fostekew
Speakers - Professor Jim Al-Khalili, Professor Alice Roberts, Libby Jackson, Professor Dave Goulson, Dallas Campbell, David O’Doherty, Cassette Boy, Simon Munnery, Gary Delaney, Jess Fostekew