6th – 8th July - Maverick Festival
Where: Easton Farm Park, Woodbridge
Price: £25 - £100
The UK’s leading Americana event, The Maverick Festival is set amongst the restored Victorian barns and outbuildings of Easton Farm Park, nestled deep in the Suffolk countryside yet only two hours from London, with films, workshops and performances from over fifty different artists across six stages, indoors and out.
12th – 15th July – Latitude Festival
Where: Henham Park, Southwold
Price: Various prices and tickets are available for each of the days and the whole weekend.
This year's line up packs some punches, with Solange, The Killers and Alt-J headlining, plus The Vaccines, Jessie Ware and Rag N' Bone Man. As always, there's an eclectic mix of dance, comedy and music, with Harry Hill, Bridget Christie and Sadler's Wells all taking to the stage.
13th July - The Kast Off Kinks
Where: The Spa Pavilion, Felixstowe
Price: £22.50 / £20.50
Former members of the legendary band ‘The Kinks’, back together. The Kast off Kinks are actual former members of the legendary band ‘The Kinks’, back together playing great music and re-living the good times whilst keeping the songs alive that made The Kinks a household name. This great line-up features Mick Avory (the original drummer on all the classic hits from 1964-84), John Dalton (bass/vocals, Kinks 60’s & 70’s), Ian Gibbons (keyboards/vocals, Kinks 80’s & 90’s and still performing with Sir Ray Davies) with Dave Clarke (guitar/vocals, formerly of the Beach Boys, Noel Redding & Tim Rose).
21st -22nd July- Jimmy’s Festival
Where: Jimmy’s Farm, Ipswich
Price: Various prices
Jimmy’s Festival is back and better than ever! The annual celebration of music & food features acts such as Scouting For Girls, KT Tunstall, our good pal Matt Cardle and the legendary, Chas & Dave. There’s lots of entertainment for kids too with previous entertainment featuring Happy’s Circus, Science Mania, Justin Fletcher, Dick ‘n’ Dom and Mr. Bloom.
28th July - Jazz Night with Palomar
Where: Wenhaston Village Hall
An exploration of Benny Goodman style chamber jazz, the evening includes a finger buffet. Tickets are available from Wenhaston Post Office or on the door.
28th July - Purple Jimi & Forever Sabbath
Where: Seagull Theatre, Lowestoft
Paying homage to Jimi Hendrix, their refreshingly energetic and unpretentious live show is not to be missed! Purple Jimi deliver a full-on show that features all of your favourite Hendrix tunes, performed with an energy and virtuosity that transcends tribute band status. The sheer musical ability of this band is a force to be reckoned with. This is simply great music performed by great players of genuine pedigree.