Nozstock Festival

"A rural slice of English eccentricity" Russell Howard
“Nozstock is the best festival of its size in the UK”
Phill Jupitus and The Blockheads


A festival built from a curious amalgamation of
performance, art, electronic supersounds and good old-fashioned guitar-strumming and drum-bashing.

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Nozslam 2015: time for the wordsmiths…
After the rip-roaring success of last year’s debut event, we’re excited to announce the glorious return of Nozstock’s very own poetic pugilism platform “NOZSLAM” for 2015! In case you missed out last time round, let us break it down for you: slam is performance poetry, but with a playful competitive edge. Poems can be funny,...
More tasty line up treats revealed including Fuse ODG, Neville Staple Band, P Money
Greetings earthlings! It’s all go here as the Nozstock elves come out to play preparing your favourite weekend so it’s exactly how you like it. Just in case you weren’t excited enough already about the line-up, we’ve just added a whole host of tasty line up treats to get you in the mood for summer...
Seann Walsh leads Laughing Stock line up
All Nozstockers know that Laughing Stock offers side-splitting surrealism and observational comedic genius from some amazing household names alongside a new breed of flourishing talent… well 2015 is no exception. Seann Walsh will be taking up headline duties on Saturday effortlessly combining humour and real life scenarios which has seen him as a regular on...
Reggae Roast, Sika Studios, The Blast and Tumble Audio take over The Bullpen
We work with some amazing people to make The Hidden Valley the best it can be, but for 2015 we have really outdone ourselves with a selection of the UK’s premier promoters joining us to take over The Bullpen… First up taking over Friday is The Blast. Back in the days when single genre music...
Win a DJ slot at Nozstock 2015
Are you a budding bedroom talent and fancy getting a chance to perform to a larger audience alongside the likes of Dillinja, Ed Rush & Optical? Well this is the competition for you. We’ve teamed up with Data Transmission to offer some lucky soul a spot at Nozstock 2015. The winner will receive 2 artists...
Electric Swing Circus’ project Swingmajig comes to Swing Theory!
If smokin’ hots beats, scandalous fancy dress, sizzling dance moves and lunacy all round are your thing than Swing Theory is just the place for you this year. 2015 welcomes three amazing promoters, joining us to spread a little vintage mayhem – Electric Ballroom Promotions, Swingmajig and Ragtime Records will each host a night in...
Hospitality take over The Cubicles: London Elektricity, Etherwood, Danny Byrd…
So Noztrekkers, have we got an out of this world treat for you?! Hospital Records are taking over The Cubicles on Friday Night! Since 1996, Hospitality has grown to be the best known independent label in the UK dance music scene. To name but a few, we are delighted to say we have the big...
Calling all Fancy Dressers!
Christmas may be well and truly over but Nozstock is the gift that keeps on giving… we’ve devised a little something to whet your appetite for the coming festival and get your brains abuzz with costume ideas for this year’s intergalactic extravaganza. If there’s one thing we can say about you Nozstockers it’s that you...
Give the gift of Nozstock for Christmas…
Now that it’s dark so early and cold outside the best place to be is by the fire dreaming of summer and the amazing time awaiting you at the farm. With that in mind we thought it was high time we released tickets…so… Early Bird tickets will go on sale on Sunday 14th December 2014...
Nozstockers Guide to The Galaxy
Calling all intergalactic occupants! Let us beam you up to ‘Nozstockers Guide to the Galaxy’. Yes that’s right the 2015 theme has been announced! So Noztrekkies, grab your time machine and light sabers and lets us teleport you to a mind-boggling futuristic adventure. Expect a Sci Fi extravaganza, with anything from A.I., aliens, space and...
Join the team & be part of Nozstock 2015
It’s the time of year again when we start looking to expand our Nozstock family. If you’re creative, enthusiastic and enjoy a challenge then Nozstock is the place to be. There are so many exciting positions from short to long term and paid to volunteer and a chance to meet some ridiculously cool people (the...
Nozstock shortlisted in the UK Festival Awards
Hot on the heels of bagging a Comended Award for our sustainability efforts we are very excited to announce that we have also been shortlisted in this years UK Festival Awards for The Greener Festivals Award.  We are so pleased and proud that all our efforts to make Nozstock cleaner and more environmentally aware have...