Summer's End Confirms Date And Venue


Summer’s End progressive rock festival have confirmed both venue and date for next year’s event.

The three-day event will once again be held at the Chepstow Drill Hall and next year takes place between October 6-8. The Tangent and Karmakanic have already been announced for the festival, which has moved from it’s traditional time slot to cater for Big Big Train’s previously announced live dates in London for the weekend of Sept 29-October 1.

In a statement, the festival organisers say, “We are pleased to announce that the venue for Summer’s End 2017 on October 6-8 2017 will, for the third time, be the Drill Hall, Lower Street, Chepstow. The line up - in addition to the Tangent and Karmakanic already announced - is almost complete and will be announced in its entirety at the start of January. Leap of Faith tickets will continue to be sold until the end of December. Once the line up in announced, Hero, Sponsor and standard 3 day tickets will go on sale. Remember that the venue has limited capacity and because initial ticket sales have already been very strong, early purchasing is recommended.”

Leap OfFaith tickets can be purchased now from the festival website.

Jerry Ewing

Writer and broadcaster Jerry Ewing is the Editor of Prog Magazine which he founded for Future Publishing in 2009. He grew up in Sydney and began his writing career in London for Metal Forces magazine in 1989. He has since written for Metal Hammer, Maxim, Vox, Stuff and Bizarre magazines, among others. He created and edited Classic Rock Magazine for Dennis Publishing in 1998 and is the author of a variety of books on both music and sport, including Wonderous Stories; A Journey Through The Landscape Of Progressive Rock.