New acts revealed for Morecambe FC music festival


February 27, 2020

Top indie act The Pigeon Detectives and Carnforth rockers Massive Wagons have been added to the bill for Morecambe FC's first ever outdoor music festival.

The event called 'Centenary Rocks' will support local charity, St John's Hospice and will take place on June 12, 13 and 14.

To launch the three day festival, Friday night's headline act has been announced as Jools Holland & his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra, who will be supported by an array of artists throughout the evening.

The current 19-piece Jools Holland & his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra consists of pianists, organists, drummer, three female vocals, guitar, bass guitar, two tenor saxophones, two alto saxophones, baritone saxophone, three trumpets, and three trombones.

They play to audiences in excess of 300,000 each year; touring all over the world, including Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, France, Holland, and Belgium.

Saturday night at the Globe will be headlined by The Pigeon Detectives and supported by popular local rock band, Massive Wagons.

Sunday will be the dedicated 'Centenary Day' featuring classic sounds from Platinum Abba, The Bohemians, Absolute Bowie & Meetwood Flac.

There will be an exclusive online pre-sale period for Morecambe FC season ticket holders from 9am on Friday February 28 Shrimps Trust members will also be able to take advantage of the pre-sale offer from 9am-5pm by purchasing tickets in person, via the Club Shop*.

Online tickets go on general sale from 9am on Saturday February 29. In addition to standard tickets there will be VIP access passes for the Local Choice Guest Lounge and Executive Level passes with your own box and best seats in the house.

*Membership card required. Tickets will not be available from the Club Shop on match days.
**Tickets will not be available from the Club Shop on match days.