The Redfest team

Check out the acts playing the main stage this year.

Lack of Afro

Soulful grooves, deep funk moves and all out good times dance floor action from this multi-instrumentalist and producer. Live, it’s a blend of party hip hop, sixties sunshine soul, breaks and classic funk to bring the park frolics to a climax. Hands in the air kids, it’s a summer dance off.


High energy pan-African sounds from Bristol based collective bringing the joyous sounds of Soukous and Township, the hypnotic grooves of Afro-Beat and tribal polyrhythms from West Africa. It’s original ‘roots dance music’, so bring your dancing shoes y’all.


Tight as funk band playing unmissable groove jams, covers and originals.


Playing a mixture of traditional reggae and more sound system influences, as well as dancehall, dub, funk and soul, this Bristol band bring an energetic, vibrant and exciting live show.

The Phantom Ensemble

Dope beats, keys and virtuoso sax hang together to create hip hop inspired live loops that will take you to to a higher place.

Mango Factory

Tropical flavours, silky vocals, horns & tight rhythms – perfect for a funk out in the sun.

Ki Collective

Brand new project from members of Dub Mafia blending jazz, funk and hip hop.

Jasper Storey

Folk, funk, jazz and soul channeled through the spirit of Jeff Buckley, Jasper performs self-penned tunes that scream sing-a-long chorus to you.

The Zaffiros

Understated & uplifting rock, funk and blues influenced songs from these singer songwriter brothers.


You can find the full comprehensive listings and timings for all stages in the official Redfest programme – available for only £2 from Cafe Grounded and The Old Stillage (Church Road, Bristol).

Every penny in proceeds helps to raise money for Redfest.