We have announced our running order – see here!
Jess Corrigan is a seventeen year old singer-songwriter from London. Singing since the age of two, and songwriting since fourteen, she loves to perform with a combination of acoustic covers and original music. Her songs draw inspiration from some of her favourite musicians; Ron Pope, Nina Nesbitt and The 1975 and she is hoping to release her first EP this summer. After performing at Knockstock in 2015 as her first major show, Jess has since then performed at various events and locations including, the Mayor of London’s GIGS competition, JB Gills Christmas Festival and the Olympic Park for Sport Relief.
The Who Are We
The Who Are We is Kent’s premier tribute to the greatest rock band on the planet – The Who. The band was formed in early 2015 by 4 musicians from around Kent – between them, they’ve done more than 30 years of gigging in the Kent area and beyond.
The Who Are We focuses mainly on the Who’s material from the 60’s and 70’s.
Everything’s covered, from My Generation to Won’t Get Fooled Again, and from Tommy to Quadrophenia. All the hits are there, plus a few treats for the hardcore fans.
Returning to Knockstock after his debut in 2013.
Big River is the brainchild of Guitarist and session man Damo Fawsett.
After seeing the band Vintage trouble on a TV show he realised that the Blues is well & truly alive & reaching a whole new generation of fans.
After a session in a rehearsal studio Big River was born.
Julio Jak is a young talented guitarist and still only 13, recognised by a number of the current guitar greats. With tutoring from two local guitar teachers, for both Electric Rock and Classical, he is also being mentored by Blues-Rock guitar star Oli Brown. Julio records at a private studio by an engineer working with Eric Clapton … who recognised Julio as a Future Talent when he was recommended to the studio by top music industry producers and writers.
Rock Choir is the pioneering contemporary choir of the UK and remains unique with over 25,000 members enjoying it in over 360 local communities. It offers adults and teenagers an alternative experience to the traditional classical or community choir, pioneering a new approach to vocal training and entertainment plus the chance to sing and perform popular contemporary songs, with no auditions and no requirements to read music or have any previous singing experience.
Newly under the leadership of Katie Hockley, Sevenoaks members are thrilled to be opening Knockstock this year, and will be offering a mix of well known and loved contemporary rock and pop hits from across the decades and up to the present day .
Hobo and the Hippies
Five piece alt-folk, country band hailing from the west of Kent. Performing their own material with songs inspired by their experiences, local characters and places. Often with a comical and care free attitude to their live shows, you can be sure the hobos are not one to forget.
Tumblin Dice will close the show with their awesome selection of music from The Rolling Stones, The Beatles and more.