SATURDAY 22nd JULY
2pm In The Rough
In The Rough are a four piece band that formed in May 2017 that consistes of vocalist and guitarist Billy Baker, vocalist and bassist Paige Allingham, rhythm guitarist Ash Brookes and drummer Dan Bowles, who are all 16 years old. They play covers of some of their favourite songs along with their own original material. They’re influenced by pop-punk bands such as Green Day, Blink-182, Good Charlotte and multiple similar bands. They hope to impress every crowd that they play to!
3pm Lila J
A vibrant 4 piece band who are taking the scene by storm!. Expect anthemic tunes with sing a long choruses and gypsy stomps with throbbing pulses that will stay with you long after the show is over!
4.15pm Talk In Code
With a buzz around this band, new songs on the way and plans to tour in different continents it won’t be long until Talk In Code are the must-have band on your playlist.
5.30pm The Modul8tors
A 3 piece band playing Mod and Ska classics. Mainly from the 60s and 70s but also with the occasional more recent hit thrown in for good measure!
6.45pm Ross Angeles
A dark pop duo from rural Herefordshire and Bristol, whose emotive, glossy electronica and classic pop songwriting took them to Track Of The Week on BBC Radio 1 Introducing when Huw Stephens played an early demo on his show, following support from BBC Hereford & Worcester Introducing.
Emerging from the darkest depths of The Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, England, Toadstool are a three piece contemporary hard-rock band. Fusing together an abundance of retrospective and modern hard rock influences.
Heavy riff flavoured based songs, with strong melodic hooks, blues rock influences and just a hint of progressive rock. Primary influences include Led Zeppelin, Rush, T-Rex and Wolfmother.
SUNDAY 15th July 2018
2pm The Filthy Casuals
The Filthy Casuals are a local 4 piece band aged just 16 years old.
Playing modern Indie and rock covers from current Artists like the Kooks , Arctic Monkeys and Blur amongst others as well as our own original material.
We are thrilled to be able to perform at the Coleford Festival and you can be sure that our set will have you singing and dancing along.
We are a group of 16 year old lads in a 4 piece band from Ross-on-Wye. We started in 2016, playing originals and covers. Since then we’ve played festivals and headlined gigs in various places.
4.15pm Mountain Passes
post-rock tinged indie, inspired by the likes of Tall Ships, Johnny Foreigner and Mogwai.
5.30pm Viva La Bear
Viva La Bear are a brand new 4 piece Alt-Rock/Indie ensemble. With over a decade of history in other musical projects nearly all of their individual works have originated in the Forest of Dean leaving them with deep roots and a sincere connection with the local area.
6.45pmThe Dirty Dogs
The Dirty Dogs are a sleazy four piece who specialise in a menagerie of arse kicking classic and modern rock. Formed in 2018, the band has rapidly created a buzz, through its energetic live performances and its members’ previous involvement within the Forest music scene.
8pm The Rumble
The Rumble are a Garage Rock band from the Forest of Dean. With a growling riff laden guitar, rumbling bass and hard hitting drums they are creating a growing cult following wherever they play.
“Easily the most righteous retro-modern rock n Roll band on the scene” – Mark Beaumont, NME 2017