The 9th annual Maidstone Fringe Festival…

Follows on from previous year’s in celebrating the diversity of new and original music in Kent and the South East, during five days over the Mayday Bank Holiday weekend: Wednesday 1st May to Monday 6th May, filling the county town’s numerous pubs, clubs and music venues with live acts from across many different genres. Incorporated within the festival are a number of all-day events as well as family friendly entertainment in cafes and coffee shops in the Town Centre, with much of the music being free to attend.

Building on the success of previous festivals, the 2019 event will see a wide mixture of music in Maidstone, from rock, indie and pop-punk, through to acoustic and blues acts, ska, contemporary folk, funk, soul, dance and hip-hop.

Artists confirmed for 2019 include: The Dub Pistols, Brix & The Extricated, Nine Below Zero, Geno Washington & The Yoyo’s, Mr B The Gentleman Rhymer, Funke & The Two Tone Baby, King Size Slim, Salvation Jayne, The Len Price 3, The Gallerys, Theatre Royal, I Am Aquitaine, The Grand Merci, White Heat, Flawless Carbon, Tres Kings, David Migden & the Twisted Roots, Track Dogs, Paper Castles, One Day Elliott, Natalie Bouloudis & The Flamekeepers, Basement Cat, Upcdownc, Oskar Vilcrow, Hengistbury, No Limit Street Band, Best Intentions, Dead Kites, Harry Whitty, Toot ‘N’ Skamen, Grapefruit, Tin Foil Astronaut, Fractals, Knights Of Hoodoo, Fred Clark, Roundhouse, 5:21, The Delta Sound, Thrift, The Lowly Strung, The Petty Thieves, Mya PB, Paisley Mess, Collateral, Clea Llewellyn, The Ovines, Crybaby Special, Burning House, Holly Henderson, The Soundcasters, David James Rumsey, Tokyo Tea Party and many more….