Blackthorn Festival celebrates music and rural produce in the Stockport countryside

Were you snapped by the Real XS Roadies?

Blackthorn festival returns to Whitebottom farm in Stockport for a celebration of music, rural produce and city culture.

Just 30 minutes outside of the city centre, headlining the main stage are indie rockers The Pigeon Detectives, Scouting for Girls and The South, made up of original members of The Beautiful South. 

Also on the line up are XS Manchester new music show favourites Y.O.U.N.G, Prose, The Ks, Saytr Play, Jess Kemp and loads more. 

As well as a brilliant music line up, Blackthorn boasts a variety of other activities to get involved with, including spontaneous live art installations and acoustic acts.  

Listen to Clint Boon during XS Festival Week 1st - 5th July for your chance to be at Blackthorn Festival.