With 11 hours of high quality live entertainment gracing the Garden Stage at the inaugural Noon ’til Moon, we thought we’d post a blog feature to give you a flavour of what to expect! We have a cross-generational selection of performers, with house lovers, hip hop lovers, garage lovers, acoustic lovers, rock lovers and pop lovers at the forefront of our minds!
“Don’t miss a beat, and prepare to move your feet…”
Highness (DJ & LIVE)
Recently signed by Universal Music, Highness recently released his debut track “I’m Gonna Do” which was showcased by Mista Jam on Radio 1 just 2 weeks ago! His highly-anticipated live show headlines Noon ’til Moon. Expect high-energy feel-good house, accompanied by live horn section, percussion, and special guest vocalist, alongside the signature Highness Crown. A fitting end to a memorable day.
Havana Percussion (LIVE)
Milesy Havana has been a mainstay on the party scene for over 10 years, showcasing incredible ability on percussion, adding a stylish twist and accompaniment to music of varying styles. We can’t wait to see him in action!
James Herkes (DJ)
DJ and producer James Herkes is an established house music specialist, having held a long-standing Saturday night residency at Bar So in Bournemouth. Expect nothing less than good-time sounds from this technically gifted performer.
Shola Ama (LIVE)
We are delighted to welcome MOBO and Brit-Award winning artist Shola Ama, famed for her 1997 cover of Turley Richards’ “You Might Need Somebody”, followed by a string of soulful UK Garage hits which have stood the test of time. Shola performs live with DJ support.
Kila Kella (LIVE)
Award-winning beatboxer, rapper and vocalist, Killa has performed alongside the likes of Jay Z, Pharrel Williams, Basement Jaxx, Prince and Busta Rhymes, incorporating electro and hip hop into his memorable live shows.
Despite being young in age, Tomsy’s party sounds have seen him perform locally and internationally, at both the most in-demand venues and private events. Expect an eclectic set, from the latest House and Hip Hop, to old-school re-worked classics.
Chris Payn (LIVE)
Local legend Chris Payne joins us for his usual flamboyant, musically diverse and infectious melodies, alongside stomping rhythms and vigorous dialogue. A man with a huge talent for live entertainment – if you know, you know!
Cat Burns (LIVE)
Brit school graduate, Cat Burns, is ready to stamp her mark on the UK music scene with her bracingly honest and distinctive pop sound and style. We look forward to welcoming Cat for an acoustic set, showcasing her fabulous talent.
Ben Brown (LIVE)
A singer-songwriter who blends acoustic and electronic elements to create an exciting and authentic sound, featuring catchy hooks and funky guitar licks. Ben creates live beats and tracks on stage, using a loop pedal – a totally unique show.
Jethro Watson (DJ)
Jethro is a rising star on the house scene, having played for Elrow, Ants, Cafe Mambo, at EGG, Ministry of Sound & Es Paradis as well as SW4 afterparties. He’s worked with the likes of Hot Since 82, Richy Ahmed, Sidney Charles, Darius Syrossian and Mr Doris.
Matt Peacock (DJ)
Relatively new on the scene, Matt Peacock is already demonstrating a deep musical knowledge and prowess on the decks. We’re looking forward to watching Matt set the scene on the Garden Stage at Noon ’til Moon. Bring your dancing shoes!