Latest Hop Farm Festival News

Arrested Development, Billy Ocean And The Dunwells Among The Diverse Line-up For Hop Farm Festival 2014

By Holly Williams | 7th July 2014

The return of Kent's Hop Farm Music Festival was an expectedly diverse affair, with day three (July 6th 2014) mixing it up with an array of genres from folk to hip hop.For all the old...

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Prince Declares The Internet Is "Not Over" By Joining Twitter

By Elinor Cosgrave | 15th August 2013

Prince has decided to grace us with his presence on Twitter. The elusive and technophobic singer, who famously declared in 2010 that the "internet's completely over", has finally decided to join the social networking site....

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Hop Farm Festival Cancelled Due To Poor Ticket Sales

By Joe Wilde | 4th May 2013

Hop Farm Festival was due to take place in rural(ish) Kent this July as has been the routine for the festival throughout it's five year lifespan, however the fest was forced to cancel for the...

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The Hop Farm Bounces Back From Administration To Announce My Bloody Valentine And Rodriguez As 2013 Headliners

By Contributor | 25th March 2013

We’re not sure how Hop Farm is back in 2013 after going into administration last year and posting alleged losses of some £4.8 million… but good news, everyone! Hop Farm’s back in 2013! And it’s...

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Bob Dylan Announces Tempest

17th July 2012

Bob Dylan has announced the release of his 35th solo album, 'Tempest'. The 'Blowin' in the Wind' singer's latest record - his first since 2009's 'Christmas In The Heart' - will coincide with the 50th...

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Suede Play New Songs At Hop Farm

2nd July 2012

Suede debuted new material as they closed Hop Farm Festival last night (01.07.12).The 'Trash' hitmakers - who reformed in 2010 after a seven-year hiatus - interspersed a greatest hits set with two new songs, 'Sabotage',...

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Florence Welch Feels More British

1st June 2012

Florence Welch is ''growing into Britishness''.The Florence + the Machine singer feels that the older she gets, the more she appreciates her UK roots and says her ''best ever'' day was watching the wedding of...

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Athlete And Nitin Sawhney Added To Hop Farm Line Up

16th May 2012

Athlete and Nitin Sawhney have been added to the bill for the Hop Farm music festival.The artists have joined the line-up alongside headliners Bob Dylan, Suede and Peter Gabriel at the three day festival held...

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Hop Farm Festival Final Acts Include Legendary Bob Dylan

16th May 2012

After immense success last year which saw Prince's first UK festival appearance, Kent's Hop Farm Festival returns with more of the world's most talented artists. The final acts announced include UK festival exclusives; the legendary...

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Richard Ashcroft To Play Hop Farm Festival

17th April 2012

Richard Ashcroft will play his only UK show at Hop Farm Festival in Kent. The 'Break the Night with Colour' hitmaker - formerly lead singer of The Verve - is among a large number of...

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Bob Dylan To Headline Hop Farm Festival

27th March 2012

Bob Dylan, Suede and Peter Gabriel will headline this year's Hop Farm festival. 'Blowin' in the Wind' folk legend Bob will be making his only UK appearance of the year at the event, while Suede...

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Prince Demands Limousine To Take Him To Stage

4th July 2011

Prince ordered a limousine to drive him 25 metres from his dressing room to the stage at the Hop Farm Festival. The legendary 'Purple Rain' singer closed the festival in Kent, southern England, last night...

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Brandon Flowers Performs With Bandmate

2nd July 2011

Brandon Flowers was joined on stage by his Killers bandmate Mike Stoermer during a solo show yesterday (01.07.11).The 'Crossfire' singer was midway through his set of material from his recent solo album 'Flamingo' when he...

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Prince Respects Islamic Countries

24th June 2011

Prince respects the "order" of Islamic countries. The 'Purple Rain' singer believes strict Middle Eastern countries which make their laws based on the Muslim religion and dictate what their citizens can do and wear cannot...

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Prince Blasts Glastonbury Organisers

23rd June 2011

Prince claims Glastonbury festival organisers "illegally" use his name to promote the event.The 'Raspberry Beret' hitmaker insists he has never been in negotiations to perform at the three-day concert in Somerset, South West England, but...

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Prince Announces First UK Show In Four Years

18th May 2011

Prince is to play his first UK show in four years at the Hop Farm Festival. The 'Little Red Corvette' rocker will headline the newly announced third day of the event on July 3, which...

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Bob Dylan To Headline London Feis

9th March 2011

Bob Dylan will headline the inaugural Irish music festival London Feis this summer. The 'Blowin' in the Wind' rocker will make his only UK appearance in 2011 at the event which will celebrate 21 years...

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Morrissey To Headline Hop Farm Festival

4th March 2011

Morrissey has been announced as headliner of this year's Hop Farm Festival.The 'Every Day Is Like Sunday' singer will headline the Saturday night of the British festival, held on July 1 and 2, alongside 'Hotel...

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Eagles To Headline Hop Farm Music Festival

21st February 2011

Eagles and Bryan Ferry have been announced as performing at the Hop Farm Music Festival in July. The 'Hotel California' rockers are to headline one of the days of the festival, which takes place on...

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