The Love Summer Big Top

This is a New Venue for 2018 and will Feature a Non Stop Family Party all Weekend. The musical entertainment will be complimented by Circus \ Aerial Acts so expect a real Funky Family Festival Party.


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Friday Night will see the One Love Reggae Crew Takeover of the Big Top

This will be a huge night of both Live Reggae and DJ’s with the Awesome Laid Blak Headlining to top off the night.

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We start Saturday morning early with some amazing performers from the KOOL CLUB part of the locally based organisation Lifeworks who work supporting children and young adults with learning disabilities. They have some amazing talented young people so come along and check them out.


Start the day with some dancing to local DJ Genius Pragmatik and Devon’s best known Electroswing Brand – Its a Swing Thing


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Ecklectic Mick (AKA Heisenberg) is the 65 year old ex Goldsmith College painter who has swapped his paintbrush for an electric pipe. Hailing from Wild West Wales, Mick started mixing sounds instead of paint about 4 years ago, shaping his craft on Ableton Live and posting music to SoundCloud.

He started producing Electro Swing and Cowboy Swing before moving onto pioneering the latest vintage remixed sound of Electro Blues. His tracks have been picked up and released as an EP on Freshly Squeezed and Included on Freshly Squeezed Electro Blues Compilation 1 and on the forthcoming Electro Blues 2.

Fresh to the World of DJing Eclectic Mick has already achieved an impressive roster playing his unique brand of music to packed out clubs and festival tents.

Ecklectic Mick on Soundcloud (He’s got a lot of followers!)

Link to Brandons Soundcloud Page


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Bossa is one half of the well known local brand Bassfunk – Regularly smashing it out to the Plymouth Scene on their club nights and further afield to Festivals & Parties right across Devon and the UK.

Check Out Bossa & Bassfunk Here

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Since moving to the UK 6 years ago, Kurnel MC has infiltrated many scenes and rocked mics for numerous labels including Relative Dimensions, Breakbeat Paradise Recordings, Hot Cakes, GhettoFunk and Scour Records.


17 years experience with bands, producers and DJ’s alike gives Kurnel MC the edge when it comes to “letting the beat breathe” and working with the crowd and DJ’s to create positive cohesion, energy and spark!


Kurnel MC regularly performs high energy live shows with DJ’s Cockney Nutjob, Roast Beatz and B-Side and in 2017 has supported The Sugarhill Gang, The Allergies, Featurecast, WBBL, Father Funk and more

Check Out Kurnel MC Here

Link to Brandons Soundcloud Page


Now it’s not everyday you get to see 3 generations of the same family DJ together Back to Back.


This will be one huge Family Afternoon Disco Party and will feature the Devon Disco Dancing Championships




Airfish Circus is a Not For Profit collective of pro and semi pro freelance circus perfomers, based in Cornwall. 

We aim to bring the joy, magic and positive benefits of Circus to everyone, through performance, instruction, and workshops.Get involved!

Airfish will be with us all day on Saturday providing workshops for all abilities and playing a huge part in the days performance




Formed in 2007, N.U.M.B. (Never Underestimate Musical Belief) are a live alternative Hip Hop band successfully fusing Reggae, Rap, DnB and Folk. With a reputation for energetic, foot stomping live performances, sublime grooves and infectious songs that stick in your head,N.U.M.B. bring the festival vibe to any event.

With over 700 live performances under their belt, they’ve honed their craft and have supported Arrested Development, Peter Andre, Mica Paris, Frank Turner, The Beat, and Finley Quaye to name a few. They’re a festival favourite too boasting appearances at Glastonbury, 02 Wireless Festival, Beach Break Live, Solfest, Farmer Phil’s Festival and they’ve been nominated for Best Band of the Year and Best Album of the Year at The South West Music Awards. They came 2nd in the UK heat of Global Battle of the Bands and got to the final 10 bands from 30,000 in the 02 Wireless Unsigned Competition.


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It gives us great pleasure to welcome DJ Stach back to Love Summer Festival. DJ Stach plays in more musical styles than you can shake a stick at! Ghetto Funk, Funky Breaks, Glitch Funk, Ghetto Swing, Breaks, Funky House, Disco Funk, Tech-House & Any thing Wicked (His own words). Not to be missed if you like to dance!

Check Out DJ Stach Here

Link to Brandons Soundcloud Page



DJ STIVS – Mashing up the dance with a badman blend of jungle, raggatek and breakcore. A true giant of the underground dance scene, Stivs is a founding member of the infamous Life4Land Sound as well as several independent record labels. As one third of bass-terrorist trio The D.S.C. playing dirty ragga-jungle, breakcore and raggatek to jumping party people across the globe, entertaining ravers at clubs, Teknivals, raves and festivals since the year 2000.

Check Out Stivs Here

Link to Brandons Soundcloud Page


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Katch Pyro is a cross between fire and melody ,drum and bass, country and western, rock n roll , tropical dance music for any ears. A collaborative producer, Katch Pyro has worked with many underground record labels (Life4Land/Erisian/Jigsore/Irritant/Kaotik). Pyro tours regularly in UK rave scene, Europe and Russia Representing As a active member of Life4land Soundfsystem . Katch Pyro has Also produced the music score’s For Pyratrix Circus’s stage shows ‘Lil Red Rioting Hoodie’ ,’Reconbobulate’ and the Film “Alice through the wonderglass”. KPs heart remains Truey in the Spiral of the Soundsystem Culture ……Forward the RaveOlution One G-Love


Multigenre mischiefs, brothers and partners in crime. These two goat lovin’ producers & turntable wizards are hitting up dancefloors high and low with their unique blend of Balkan/Funky/HipHop/Tropical/Gypsy/Bass-related beats. Expect high energy and questionable dancing with these guys bringing out the inner cross-stitch champion in everyone!


Check Out The Powello Bros. Here

Link to Brandons Soundcloud Page

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With a strong addiction to funky beats, brass and bouncy basslines, Pragmatik provides an eclectic yet firey range of musical wonder treats to please all crowds

Pleasing Festival crowds all over the UK and beyond, Pragmatik also works as one half of the Bassfunk & Bassfunk Bandits. 
Closing the Night with KURNEL MC  – If you haven’t seen these two perform together yet make sure you get along this will be a very special set!



Sunday will start with Performances from a fantastic group of young performers from the KOOL CLUB from Lifeworks in Dartington, Devon take to our stage. This organisation does some fantastic work with young people ensuring that everyone has the opportunity to perform, inspiring and equipping them to have confidence and fun in everything they do.

They really do work hard and it gives us great pleasure to see their performers on our main stage.

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Sam and the Womp are a British group experimenting by mixing different genres from Dub and Drum N Bass to big brass fueled Balkan Funk and beyond. 

Fronted by trumpeter and chief rabble-rouser Sam Ritchie and Dutch born singer/songwriter Bloom de Wilde. The group’s debut single ‘Bom Bom’ shot straight to No 1 in the UK music charts in August 2012 and has sold over a million copies worldwide.

The band prioritize the party and break free of conventional genres creating a fun, upbeat dance-floor vibe.

Download the Latest Release from Sam & The Womp here


Find out more and Listen to Sam & The Womp Below

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Bassfunk presents… FUN BASS with Bassfunk Bandits featuring Sam and the Womp!…


Sunday Bassfunk takeover for the Festival Finale!… Expect Giant Pass-The-Parcel, Musical Statues and many more games and activities alongside Bassfunk’s quirky and eclectic mix of funky tunes!

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At Love Summer Festivals we like to Reward our Customers who go that extra mile in the pursuit of fun and party. Categories are fixed by the judges as the Festival progresses but be assured if you excel at anything in particular you are likely to be mentioned in dispatches and may even make it home in time for Tea & Medals. 

We will be announcing the Winner of Saturdays Disco Dancing Championship together with Best Fancy Dress, Best Decorated Camp, Funniest Dog and a whole host of other categories, so get out there and just do your party thing, its not a race…. but I am sure you won’t be coming second.

Expect Free Tickets for Next Year, Medals & a Trophy!


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