Guilfest 2005

Line-up details of the Uncut stage at this weekend's festival.

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This weekend (15 -17 July) sees the annual three-day Guilfest in Guildford, Surrey. Among the headliners are The Pogues, Paul Weller, Status Quo, Echo and the Bunnymen, The Zombies, The Hothouse Flowers and Hal.

If you’re interested in going along, there are a few tickets still left, for more information visit

This year there is an Uncut stage, which features Richmond Fontaine and Willard Grant Conspiracy among others, full details are below.

The BBC Radio 2 Main Stage

Friday 15th July
The Pogues
Alabama 3
The Proclaimers
The Stands
This Is Seb Clarke

Saturday 16th July
Paul Weller
Echo & The Bunnymen
The Others
The Subways
The Black Velvets
Tom Baxter

Sunday 17th July
Status Quo
Daniel Bedingfield
Chas ‘N’ Dave
The Zombies
Ukuele Orchestra of Great Britain

The Uncut Stage

Friday 15th July
Hothouse Flowers
Richmond Fontaine
Twelve Sullivans
Big Wednesday
Claire Toomey
Boo Hewerdine

Saturday 16th July
Ralph Myerz and the Jack Herren Band
Blue Rodeo
Nerina Pallot
The Yards
Song Dog
United Stoats of America
The Roosters

Sunday 17th July
Hayseed Dixie
Willard Grant Conspiracy
Space Ritual
Martha Tilston
Nautical Theme
Alistair Cowan
Richard John Thompson
Who Will Miss Mary?
Nigel Clarke (ex Dodgy)


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