Along with the vast, diverse range of world and roots music on offer for the visitors to this year’s Knockengorroch festival, we also have some of the biggest old skool names travelling to our unique Scottish location to rock the party with us into the wee hours…
Krafty Kuts is one of the original pioneering names in the UK breakbeat and bass movement, globally celebrated for his unmatched technical displays of turntablism, club-rocking productions and incredibly crafted DJ sets. 2016 World Ceilidh goers are in for a treat; with over 30 years experience of turning up the party, Krafty Kuts brings his unique selection of banging sounds and good vibes to the hills. Known for his work with Ministry of Sound, Fabric, Mix Mag and many more, having played some of the biggest festivals and produced for some of the world’s most respected acts, we can’t wait to welcome this legendary DJ to the glorious surroundings of South West Scotland this summer.
Krafty Kuts now world renowned Golden Era mixes have chalked up over a million downloads since launching in 2014, further solidifying him as one of the world’s best loved current turntablists. Check out Krafty Kuts on SoundCloud for a taste of what kind of musical journey we can expect to be taken on at the upcoming World Ceilidh, to the forest and beyond!
Another stalwart of the bass music genre, Freestylers have been consistently killing shows and dropping international club rocking hits since the 90’s. Knockengorroch World Ceilidh is lucky to welcome these world renowned performers to the enchanted countryside for this year’s festival, party goers can expect an undoubtedly banging set from the pair who have become infamous for their live sets, tearing down the most respected stages all over the globe.
Now on their fifth widely successful album and working on more, the unstoppable Freestylers force has headlined more big festivals than most acclaimed acts you could name, now travelling to the distinctive Scottish uplands for a whole new party experience.
Freestylers bring an incomparable energy to any show they rock out, taking bass music to new heights with no consideration for boundaries or conventions, join us and them on a very unique musical journey this May in Galloway.