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Festival No 6 2013

FN6 LOGOFESTIVAL NO.6, the UK Festival Award's Best New Festival and NME's Best Small Festival of 2012, takes place at Portmeirion on 13, 14, 15 September 2013.

Portmeirion is closed to day visitors on Monday 16th September for removal of Festival equipment.

Last year saw New Order scoop Headline Act of the Year, for their performance on the Sunday night, as well as some great headline performances on the Friday and Saturday night by Spiritualized and Primal Scream. But who could forget the unbelievable atmosphere in the Central Piazza during the performances on each night by Cor Brythoniaid on the Bristol Colonnade, and the excellent talk given by Jan Morris on the Estuary Stage.

019Headlining the Festival this year will be Welsh band Manic Street Preachers, and they were quoted on Festival No 6 website as saying, 'Festival No 6 is the only thing that could break our self enforced two year British gig ban. To be able to play in Sir Clough Williams Ellis' iconic Village is something of dream for us. See you in September.'

Other Welsh band include Geraint Jarman, Bryn Fôn, Cowbois Rhos Botwnnog, Yr Ods, Bob Delyn a'r Ebillion, Gwenno, Georgia Ruth, Sen Segur, Colorama and many more.

Also announced as part of the line up were live acts, James Blake, Everything Everything, I am Kloot, Alunageorge, Laura Mvula, The Staves, Mount Kimbie, Clinic, Caitlin Rose, and more.

Dj's announced included, Frankie Knuckles, Carl Craig, Andrew Weatherall, Gilles Peterson, Unabombers, Greg Wilson, Justin Robertson, Maxxi Soundsystem, and many more.

jupitus-news.jpgNames for the Arts & Culture include a return for Jan Morris and Caitlin Moran, alongside John Cooper Clarke, DBC Pierre, John Niven, Tracey Thorn, and many more.

Full names of acts announced to date can be found at

Tickets are now available through the Festival No 6 website or if you call at the Portmeirion ticket office before 3pm on 12th September.

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