Shangri-La’s mighty Truth Stage shouts loud and demands your attention!
Here, the sounds of the revolution resonate 17 hours a day with an eclectic musical programme featuring acts from around the world, uniting the tribes. The multitude of artworks immersing the stage make this the largest collective art show ever seen at a festival.
Highlights include Earache Takeovers from South Florida rapper Denzel Curry, politically charged punk act IDLES and French heavy metal heroes Gojira. Good times are guaranteed when Shangri-La all stars Craig Charles and Norman Jay MBE take over the Truth Stage with their all-dayers on Friday and Saturday. Other highlights include cosmic dross from mysterious extraterrestrial noisemakers Henge, Dutch trance blues band My Baby and festival music superheroes Zion Train returning with 30 years of dub dance.
Sunday sees a Shangri-La Sista Special, addressing the balance with an all femme – all day line-up featuring Kosheen and Sakura FKA Wicker Man, My Bad Sister, Wara Soundsystem, Punk queens SH!TS!CK and Dream Nails, DJ’S from collectives – BBZ, Booty Bass, Sista Selecta and Gal Pals, Performance from Lilly Snatchdragon and trans-activists Transmissions PLUS very special secret guests!