Somerstock

is here to stay!

After an absence last year because of the pandemic, Somerstock returned to Somerton with its family friendly music festival on Saturday 10th July 2021 with three stages, 16 fantastic bands, kids corner, bars serving local ales, cider and German beer, a wide variety of food and lots of of interesting retail stalls.

WE’LL BE BACK AGAIN ON SATURDAY 9TH JULY 2022

We will be back in Somerton next July with more fantastic bands, more beer, more food, more great stuff in the Kids’ Zone, more stalls and loads more fun…

And headline band The Hoosiers!

Check out what’s in store…

Somerstock is the culmination of the week long Somerton Music & Arts Festival which take place at venues around Somerton in July.

Some of the great bands in 2021

The Christians

Headlining the 2021 festival werepop and soul legends The Christians. Renowned for an endless string of soulful yet socially aware hits – Forgotten Town, Ideal World, Born Again, Harvest for the World, Whats in a Word, Hooverville, Words, Father, The Bottle and many more, The Christians enjoyed huge acclaim in the late 80s and early 90s both in the UK and Europe and often confused people with their band name (in fact just the brothers surname with absolutely no religious connotation!).

MATT OWENS

British born singer-songwriter and musician Matt Owens first came to prominence as a founder member of indie-folk band Noah and the Whale. Releasing four albums Noah and the Whale achieved huge success...

TALLISMAN

Talisman were one of the UK’s top Roots Reggae bands in the later 70’s and early 80’s. The band’s prowess earned them support slots with acts as diverse as Burning Spear, The Clash and The Rolling Stones...

WHOLE LOTTA LED

Whole Lotta Led are the longest running, full-time professional tribute to Led Zeppelin. Since their formation in 1996 the band have continually led the field of Zep tributes and with over 1,500 shows to their name

BLACK FRIDAY

For over a decade the unstoppable Black Friday have been delivering their stomping, high energy home-brew of folk punk music across the south west and beyond...

THIS IS QUEEN

This is Queen is an authentic and rocking Queen tribute band playing festivals, functions and shows since 2011. The Queen experience is recreated with authentic costumes...

RUDE BOY MITCH

Rude Boy Mitch and The Two Tones are lively & entertaining & dress in a selection of suits, hats ties, braces & Doc Martins creating an authentic look to match their energy & charisma...

EVERYPEOPLE

EveryPeople are a four-piece, alternative rock band in Bristol with their members hailing Somerset, Nottingham, Wales and France. They met and formed at university due to their shared love of music...

JACK HUMPHRIES

Folk, Blues, acoustic indie-rock influenced original singer songwriter. Loop pedal stomping floor percussion. Jack’s EP ‘Happy as can Be’ was released in 2017 with ‘Wait For Night’ single...

AL O'KANE

Al O'Kane is a West Country troubadour who folds Jimi Hendrix into the sound of Celtic resistance rock n' roll. Part Waterboys, part Velvet Underground, Al's music is a cry for action - nestled into a fiery acoustic blend...

What’s in store at Somerstock 2022…

Somerstock 2022 will take place at the Somerton Recreation Ground on Saturday 9th July, headlined by British pop/rock band The Hoosiers.

Fun for all the family in our Kids’ Zone

Somerstock offers lots of activities to keep younger visitors entertained, many of which are free!

And don’t forget, children under 12 go FREE!

Somerstock 2022 tickets will be on sale soon!