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Back for a fifth outing in 2016, Simple Things Festival describes itself as an aural celebration of all things adventurous, innovative and fun and it brings a wide range of different musicians and artists to Bristol. The festival will take over a number of venues across the city on 23rd and 24th October.

The artists confirmed for Simple Things 2016 include Battles, Lee Scratch Perry, Ruff Sqwad & J-Cush, Slime, Mild High Club, Spectres , Sex Swing, Carner, Maximum Joy, Chastity Belt, Danny L Harle, Dean Blunt, DJ Funk, Grumbling Fur, Factory Floor, HEALTH, Holly Herndon, JME, Liturgy, Lone, Long Arm, Lower Dens, Loyle Nicole Willis & The Soul Investigators, Oliver Wilde, Penguin Cafe, Romare, Savages, Skepta, Speedy Ortiz, The Soft Moon, Vessel, Vessels, Wire.

The opening concert for the event has been announced as Godspeed You! Black Emperor and Colston Hall and there are also a huge range of DJs confirmed throughout the 2-day festival including: Hodge, Tessela, Eric Duncan, Darwin, Giant Swan, The Blast DJs, Avalon Emerson, Barnt, Discodromo, Futureboogie, Galcher Lustwerk, Gramrcy, Helena Hauff, Hunee, Mike Skinner, Moxie, nd_baumecker, Objekt, Pardon My French, Ron Trent, and Untold.

John Carpenter Colston Hall
Warpaint unknown stage
Ben UFO unknown stage
Metronomy (DJ Set) unknown stage
Jessy Lanza unknown stage
Suuns unknown stage
Tim Sweeney unknown stage
Abra unknown stage
Helena Hauff unknown stage
Kanda Bongo Man unknown stage
Steve Mason unknown stage
Powell unknown stage
AJ Tracey unknown stage
Twin Peaks unknown stage
Veronica Vasicka unknown stage
Rival Consoles unknown stage
Lena Willikens unknown stage
Boris unknown stage
Courtesy unknown stage
Evan Baggs unknown stage
Chrononautz unknown stage
The Big Moon unknown stage
Red Axes unknown stage
Crazy Cousinz unknown stage
Mike Servito unknown stage
Throwing Shade unknown stage
Massimiliano Pagliara unknown stage
Marcus Nasty unknown stage
Harvey Sutherland unknown stage
Karen Gwyer unknown stage
Madam X unknown stage
Horsebeach unknown stage
Plattenbau unknown stage
Saiorse unknown stage
DJ Spinn unknown stage
Traxman unknown stage
Jackie Dagger unknown stage
Feloneezy unknown stage
Allah-Las unknown stage
Anna Meredith unknown stage
Bad Breeding unknown stage
Banoffee Pies unknown stage
Bayonne unknown stage
Brackles unknown stage
Charlotte Church unknown stage
Christophe unknown stage
Darwin unknown stage
Dave Harvey unknown stage
DBridge unknown stage
Death Grips unknown stage
Dirtytalk unknown stage
dj october unknown stage
Dot Product unknown stage
Dream Wife unknown stage
Flamingods unknown stage
Future Garden unknown stage
Gold Class unknown stage
Gramrcy unknown stage
Harry McCanna unknown stage
Idles unknown stage
Iglooghost unknown stage
Jake Hodgkinson unknown stage
Kano unknown stage
Kayla Painter unknown stage
Klangstof unknown stage
Marco Bernardi unknown stage
Mr Price unknown stage
Nina Kraviz unknown stage
Plastic Mermaids unknown stage
Shame unknown stage
Shapes DJs unknown stage
She Drew The Gun unknown stage
Sprung Money unknown stage
Squarepusher unknown stage
Stevie Parker unknown stage
T.Wiltshire unknown stage
The Blast DJs unknown stage
Three Trapped Tigers unknown stage
Van Zeller unknown stage
Artist Stage Day
Abra unknown stage Sat 22nd
AJ Tracey unknown stage Sat 22nd
Allah-Las unknown stage Sat 22nd
Anna Meredith unknown stage Sat 22nd
Bad Breeding unknown stage Sat 22nd
Banoffee Pies unknown stage Sat 22nd
Bayonne unknown stage Sat 22nd
Ben UFO unknown stage Sat 22nd
Boris unknown stage Sat 22nd
Brackles unknown stage Sat 22nd
Charlotte Church unknown stage Sat 22nd
Christophe unknown stage Sat 22nd
Chrononautz unknown stage Sat 22nd
Courtesy unknown stage Sat 22nd
Crazy Cousinz unknown stage Sat 22nd
Darwin unknown stage Sat 22nd
Dave Harvey unknown stage Sat 22nd
DBridge unknown stage Sat 22nd
Death Grips unknown stage Sat 22nd
Dirtytalk unknown stage Sat 22nd
dj october unknown stage Sat 22nd
DJ Spinn unknown stage Sat 22nd
Dot Product unknown stage Sat 22nd
Dream Wife unknown stage Sat 22nd
Evan Baggs unknown stage Sat 22nd
Feloneezy unknown stage Sat 22nd
Flamingods unknown stage Sat 22nd
Future Garden unknown stage Sat 22nd
Gold Class unknown stage Sat 22nd
Gramrcy unknown stage Sat 22nd
Harry McCanna unknown stage Sat 22nd
Harvey Sutherland unknown stage Sat 22nd
Helena Hauff unknown stage Sat 22nd
Horsebeach unknown stage Sat 22nd
Idles unknown stage Sat 22nd
Iglooghost unknown stage Sat 22nd
Jackie Dagger unknown stage Sat 22nd
Jake Hodgkinson unknown stage Sat 22nd
Jessy Lanza unknown stage Sat 22nd
John Carpenter Colston Hall Sat 22nd
Kanda Bongo Man unknown stage Sat 22nd
Kano unknown stage Sat 22nd
Karen Gwyer unknown stage Sat 22nd
Kayla Painter unknown stage Sat 22nd
Klangstof unknown stage Sat 22nd
Lena Willikens unknown stage Sat 22nd
Madam X unknown stage Sat 22nd
Marco Bernardi unknown stage Sat 22nd
Marcus Nasty unknown stage Sat 22nd
Massimiliano Pagliara unknown stage Sat 22nd
Metronomy (DJ Set) unknown stage Sat 22nd
Mike Servito unknown stage Sat 22nd
Mr Price unknown stage Sat 22nd
Nina Kraviz unknown stage Sat 22nd
Plastic Mermaids unknown stage Sat 22nd
Plattenbau unknown stage Sat 22nd
Powell unknown stage Sat 22nd
Red Axes unknown stage Sat 22nd
Rival Consoles unknown stage Sat 22nd
Saiorse unknown stage Sat 22nd
Shame unknown stage Sat 22nd
Shapes DJs unknown stage Sat 22nd
She Drew The Gun unknown stage Sat 22nd
Sprung Money unknown stage Sat 22nd
Squarepusher unknown stage Sat 22nd
Steve Mason unknown stage Sat 22nd
Stevie Parker unknown stage Sat 22nd
Suuns unknown stage Sat 22nd
T.Wiltshire unknown stage Sat 22nd
The Big Moon unknown stage Sat 22nd
The Blast DJs unknown stage Sat 22nd
Three Trapped Tigers unknown stage Sat 22nd
Throwing Shade unknown stage Sat 22nd
Tim Sweeney unknown stage Sat 22nd
Traxman unknown stage Sat 22nd
Twin Peaks unknown stage Sat 22nd
Van Zeller unknown stage Sat 22nd
Veronica Vasicka unknown stage Sat 22nd
Warpaint unknown stage Sat 22nd
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