Music at The Northampton Town Festival

A festival isn’t a festival without live music is it?

Drum roll please… the wait is over. The music line up is here.

It’s not just amazing live entertainment, a giant funfair, hot air balloons, local traders, no- now we’ve got amazing music from rock to reggae.

We’re bringing back 2 Tones on Saturday night, so brush off you dancing shoes and get ready to get skanking to some fantastic ska music!

Finish the festival with The Mystic crew for some bouncing reggae on Sunday.

Who else is here over the weekend?

Never one to disappoint, we have lined up some fantastic local bands to keep you dancing all weekend long.


Community Groups ( organised by Anna King)

Moulton 77 Brass band

The award winning Northamptonshire brass band directed by Colin Jones.

Shed machinery String Band

Blues, rock, soul and rock and roll, what more could you ask for?

Deep Sea Mountains

The local rock band have recently released their new EP Pipe Dream, which is available here for free download:

The Keepers

The four piece band, formed in Northampton bring the psychedelic sound of the 60’s with a modern indie twist. You can listen to them on spotify here:

Leburn Maddox

Get ready for some catchy soul and blues from Leburn Maddox that is guaranteed to get you moving.


Theatretrain Comminity Group

See the stars before the rest. Theatretrain teach performers a whole range of theatrical skills with performances in the West End.


They’ve been described as ‘the world’s biggest small band’ combining everything we love about pop, jazz, soul and a huge sound. You can listen on spotify here.

Pure Genius

The local Northamptonshire band are one of the most sought after bands for weddings and events and they’re ready to keep you dancing with funky tunes.

Just Friends Trad Jazz Band

Get swinging to some awesome jazz with the just friends ensemble.

Cool Jazz Collective

The amazing jazz band have been really busy playing lots of local events bringing modern jazz to our soundwaves.

Hub Cap

This exceptional 2 piece are bringing soul and rock together.


We will be letting you know the times that everyone is on soon, so you can make sure you’re in the right place at the right time!

So keep your eyes peeled!