Live Music and Entertainments at Radical Bakers

Solar Stage by Green Dragon, modern efficient PA and lighting equipment powered from the sun. There is Music and dancing each evening at our gatherings! Unwind and clear your mind, ready for the focused workshops the next day. This is an archive of the bands we have had over the last few years. Our resident DJs are Fantastic Disco Klub playing feel-good tunes from across time and space.

Entertainment at our gatherings has included: The Undercover Hippy, The Weirdstring Band, Tacla, Birds and Beasts, The Bedrock Bullets, TheFrank Gibbon, The Bayston Hillbillies, Howlin’Matt, Becky Mills and The Stiff Joints.

Check the event pages for confirmed live acts for this year. This is an archive of past bands.

Scroll down for links to the kind of music we have at our Gathering. We like music we can dance to!

Clay Bottom Jug Busters

Stylish band members standing in the street with good hats.

Clay Bottom Jug Busters are Bristol’s neighborhood Jugband playing booty shaking blues hits from the streets of Memphis circa 1930. Fronted by Joe Strouzer playing harp and jug alongside Joe Trudgeon on guitar, Tim Hearn on mandolin, Sadie Capp on upright bass and Paul…

The Weirdstring Band

weirdstring band posing

From festival field to remote pub to just about wherever they can fit (They’ve even played on top of a two storey caravan…). The Weirdstring Band come to play with their own brand of Cumbrian inspired fun and frolics. “Traditional tunes, Modern tunes, Dances…

Birds and Beasts

Birds and Beasts play animal inspired music with a light-hearted humanistic flair (and definitely no Anthropomorphism). Leo has been a favourite act of ours for many years and his wife Anna completes this funny and understated band. Leo and Anna also run an Animal-themed…

Truckstop Honeymoon

Hollering with all their hearts over a five string banjo and a doghouse bass, Truckstop Honeymoon live the life they sing about. Touring across three continents with four kids and a truck load of songs, Katie and Mike West tell stories about the strangeness of everyday…

The Undercover Hippy – Saturday Night 2019

Undercover Hippy

Billy Rowan, aka The Undercover Hippy brings together soulful vocals, infectious reggae rhythms, and the lyrical delivery of a skilled mc. Billy and his band are renowned for the electric atmosphere of their live shows.

The Bedrock Bullets – Friday 2019

Impeccably dressed and possessed with driving rhythm. The Bedrock Bullets will be playing Rockabilly and Rock n Roll on the Friday Night at Radical Bakers 2019. Along with our resident DJ – Rubberduck Disco, The Baker’s Arms, mystery cake and more…

Howlin Mat

Howlin’ Mat is solo blues artist with a fearsome reputation for touring.

Solar Stage by Green Dragon

backyard rhythm orchestra on the green dragon solar stage brightly dressed clarinet and trumpet player

Our solar powered stage uses a modern, efficient PA system coupled with an all LED lighting rig and industry standard off-grid solar equipment. Completely powered from the sun via the Green Dragon Solar Generator. The solar generator is also running the site lighting, blenders…

The Stiff Joints – Friday 2018

We are pleased to announce our Friday night Headliners are The Stiff Joints – a proper knees-up party Ska band from Kidderminster. There are DJs from 7pm and the Stiff Joints from 9 till 11pm along with a selection of drinks from the Baker’s…

Becky Mills – Saturday 2018

becky stood in front of corrugated iron

Becky will be opening on Saturday night at Radical Bakers. She has a sweet voice and thoughtful, poignant lyrics, backed up with solid technical skills on the guitar. A decade ago Becky Mills was recording solo albums and working with Pentangle and Fairport Convention…