Common People to return to Southampton in May 2016


Following the success of their debut event earlier this year, it has been announced that Common People will to return to Southampton in May 2016.


Image via Common People

The festival, which was first initiated last year by Bestival runners, Rob and Josie Da Bank, will once again be held in Southampton Common on the Spring Bank Holiday weekend (28th-29th May).

Around 33,000 music lovers attended the 2015 event, which saw the likes of Grace Jones, Fatboy Slim, Years & Years and Clean Bandit performing live. You can read our reviews for last year’s festival here and here.

The line-up for next year’s festival has yet to be announced, but organisers are already promising a “face-meltingly brilliant line-up of world class superstar bands and DJs.”

For more information and ticket details, visit the Common People website. 

Watch SUSUtv’s interview with Fatboy Slim from last year’s event below.


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