More names are added to the Southsea music festival devoted to the local scene

Dozens more acts have been announced today as joining the line-up of the Icebreaker festival in January.

Friday, 28th October 2016, 9:08 am
Updated Monday, 31st October 2016, 9:55 am
Sophie Darling. Picture by Stefano Pollina

From the indie-punk of The Stayawakes, to The Southerlies’ country, via singer-songwriter Sophie Darling, pictured, and the electronica of Minque, 39 more names have been added to the bill.

More than 100 acts are expected to play across 12 venues in the Albert Road/Elm Grove area during the one day event which celebrates the best in local music.

The organisers listened to 750 applicants wanting to play before picking the line-up.

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They join previously announced headliners including Signals, All About the Song winners Shoot The Duke, Just Millie and Bimbo, among many more.

Various venues, Southsea

Saturday, January 28

icebreakerfestival.comThose new additions to the Icebreaker 2017 line-up in full

The Stayawakes


The Machete


Kelly Kemp


Roy Peplow

The High Wire Act


Sophie Darling

Sahara Snow

Mike Keating

Frankie Knight

Bearded Youth Quest

Me and The Moon




Ben Harvey

Maddy Gardiner

Number 9


Waif & Stray

Katie-louise Ball

Arcade Hearts

Lonely Dakota



Broken Links

Temples of Youth

Circle Of Reason


Lewis Smith

Skinny Milk

Kamikaze Test Pilots

House Points


Thieves by the Code

Tijuana Bibles