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Ms. Lauryn Hill & Grace Jones to headline The Downs, Bristol 2019

The Downs Bristol, the city’s largest one-day music festival returns on Saturday 31st August and organisers have announced headliners Ms. Lauryn Hill, Grace Jones and Bristol’s own IDLES.

Ms. Lauryn Hill will headline the Downs Stage on Saturday night and is the festival’s first international headliner. Jamaican-American singer, songwriter, producer, model and actress Grace Jones will also take to the stage.

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The Downs Bristol 2018: Noel Gallagher’s HFB, Paul Weller & more

The Downs Bristol returns in 2018 with a line up featuring Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Paul Weller, Orbital and Goldie & The Ensemble on Saturday 1st September. Tickets available here.

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds and Paul Weller take to the main stage as part of a line-up that also features local band The Heavy , Houston trio Khruangbin, Nadine Shah and Dream Wife.

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The Downs Bristol 2017: Line Up, Tickets & Info

In 2016 the Bristol all-dayer featuring Massive Attack, Primal Scream and Skepta was the first major music event held on the Downs in more than 15 years.

The Downs festival returns this year with headliner Elbow. Joining the Mancunian band on the main stage on Saturday 2nd September is Seasick Steve, De La Soul, Soul II Soul and The Districts.

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