Story: Jack Foley
THE Happy Mondays are to headline the Get Loaded In The Park
Festival on Clapham Common in August for the second year in a
row, it has been revealed.
Following the success of last year’s event, the organisers
have decided to double the capacity of the Clapham Common site
to 20,000, as well as move the date to the
August bank holiday Sunday, August 28.
In addition to the Mondays, Fatboy Slim, The Farm and Stereo
MCs have all confirmed to play alongside a newly reformed Flowered
Other highlights include a DJ face-off
between Fatboy Slim and Armand Van Helden, who will go head to
head in the Southern Fried Records Tent, as well as sets from
Touche, Annie Mac, DJ Deekline, ex-Stone Roses and Primal Scream
bassist Mani, Clint Boon, Jeff Automatic and Xfm’s John
The Junior Boys Own Soundsystem will also be performing on the
main stage, along with DJ sets from Elbow, Snow Patrol, The Stereo
MCs and The Cuban Brothers.
For more details go to www.getloadedinthepark.com
More acts will be announced in the coming weeks.