Line-up

Bands will be on stage from 2pm
Bands Info Links
The Mocktails
The Mocktails are an acoustic duo from Wantage playing covers from the sixties to the modern day.
Otto
 Forged from both the Backbone and the cutting edge of 2 intertwined bands:
“oTTo. Rock n Roll meets grunge Jazz n Blues.
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Monkfish
 They sound like the estranged sons of Johnny Cash and The Sisters of Mercy, with a dash of The Gun Club thrown in for good measure. Their enigmatic sound will leave you bewildered but aware that you have witnessed something truly unique.​  https://www.facebook.com/bandmonkfish/
Nick Cope
Nick is back again for ChildreyFest 2017 to entertain the kids. He has over 20 years experience as a singer/songwriter including lead singer of the Candyskins  www.nickcope.co.uk
Wantage Big Band
 
Empty Vessels
Original old school Rock ‘n’ Roll, a regular on the Oxford band scene this may be your last chance to see them play live!  https://www.facebook.com/theemptyvessels/
Waiting for Smith
Waiting for Smith are a new exciting band with great things to come in the future. Piano led intelligent pop that will soon be taking the charts by storm. Come see them at at Childrey Fest first! https://www.waitingforsmith.co.uk/
Al Jenkins
Kiva
Formed at the beginning of 2014, KIVA brings to the stage an eclectic mix of powerful songs and beautiful harmonies.

They write original material that draws on traditions as diverse as folk, pop, indie-rock, and classical music. Their songs twist and turn in unexpected directions yet always keep melody at their heart. Their words explore life and love, by turns funny, sad, lost, and found.

 www.kivaband.uk
Phil Baker
Phill Baker is a soulful, professional busker.  A seasonedsinger/guitarist playing an eclectic mix of acoustic blues and rock from 1922 to present day.

Phill puts his own signature on every song and sings with passion and energy, playing everywhere from Henley Regatta to pubs and clubs and from the BBC to a street corner near you

SolFunk
Mother Girth
 The finale features a local favourite playing all those great classic rock tunes as well as some of those tracks you live but don’t often hear! Home Page