mr tea and the minions

Mr Tea and the Minions

United by a love of tea, energetic dancing, cheeky riffs, silly hats, and cake, their raucous Ska Folk blended with full-fat Balkan beats and a squeeze of tangy Dub has made them party-starting festival favourites.
Headlining our Saturday night main stage.

Town of Cats

Town of Cats

Town of Cats are an ever-mutating municipality of musical misfits. Funk rhythms dare you not to dance, coloured by boiling blasts of brass and a guitar that warps from crystalline chicken-scratch to face-melting prog. 
Headlining our Sunday night main stage.

Mango Factory


FILTA are a 4 piece band from Somerset, England with a sound influenced by house music, D'N'B and classic anthemic pop and trance music, songs, sounds and songwriters alongside our own unique contemporary flavours and ideas, laced with euphoric choruses, monster riffs and honest lyrics. 
Headlining our Friday night main stage.

The Duskies

The Duskies

Back again for their seventh year, Cornwall's finest  (possibly only) we would say the best cowpunk/ hillbilly party band! This is practically our seven year musical handfasting with this beautiful band of like minded spirits.

Ex presidents

Ex Presidents

90's Grunge/rock covers band from Cornwall.
Performing on the rainbow main stage 7.30pm Sunday 26th.
No strangers to kindred spirits, these guys rock.

tiger balm


With an electric blend of vibrant music and super soul filled lyrics tigerBalm really have something for everyone! without them our second stage would never be the same. Every year their support and help maintains the musical development and support of new and local bands. Raising their profile and showing their talents,

Six under

Six Under

Brand new band to the music scene Six Under bring indie covers back to life and beyond...We are SIX UNDER, an indie rock band from the South West. Covering The Strokes, Franz Ferdinand, The Hives, Arctic Monkeys, Oasis, Razorlight, The Black Keys and more.

dr splink

Dr Splink 

Dr Splink fell out of the sky several years ago and in the spring of 2016 started to gig. Ska Punk compared with Madness, The Blockheads and The Stranglers.

diving for pearls

Diving for Pearls

Diving for Pearls are an explosive and inventive 6 piece band of experienced musicians, who meld styles, genres, and influences into their own sonically rich and full sound. 


Dew Barf

X Factor Backlash Consequence . Real musicians play real music. No fake emotions. No breathy vocal gymnastics. What you see ain't necessarily what you hear.

Hurdy gurdy

The Hurdy Gurdies

Transport yourself back to a time of flares, flower-power and fantastic music with The Hurdy Gurdies, Devon and Cornwall’s top 1960s band. The Hurdy Gurdies pay tribute to music’s greatest decade, putting on fun and energetic shows featuring period outfits, instruments and equipment to really bring the sounds of the ’60s to life.

Rose kimberley

Rose Kimberley

This up and coming new face on to the music scene has many delights as featured on BBC Introducing stage and wowed at her first appearance at Kindred Spirits.

rose kimberley


5 piece Reggae and Ska covers band, playing Bob,Toots, Madness, the Specials... from Cornwall.


Rudi's Message

Rudi's Message are an established five piece ska/two-tone tribute band based in Cornwall. Covering the ska/two-tone genre with hits by Madness, The Specials, Bad Manners The Selecter & The Beat to name a few. The band has been established since 2000 - supporting Bad Manners and The Selecter twice.

Pressure drop

Pressure DROP

We are an original/ covers funky neo Reggae group, based in Cornwall. 
Kindred Spirits Festival  are delighted to introduce to our festival this year a new creation of musical talent for the very first time.



Back for their third appearance at Kindred Spirits Festival, Haytor never fail to inspire with Dartmoor rock vibes and sweet music to bless your ears.
New Album coming out soon...

holistic wellness centre

The Healing Area

The Holistic Wellness School is collaborating with Kindred Spirits Festival this year to present you with some fantastic and exciting healing therapists and conscious workshops, dancing and ceremonies.
There will be something for everyone to connect with and enjoy, from sacred dance, workshops for men and women, reiki and shiatsu, massgae and sacred art, reflexology, oracle readings, to drumming workshops and much much more...

Featuring Lorraine Gibson aka Rainebeau from the Holistic Wellness School.


Dance Tent DJ'S

Nicky Black Market
Pat McGrath
Arfa G
Kings of the Amen
Shadow Play
Alfie Humphries
Daddy Ragz
Iva Lalien
Tom Pritchard
Andi Rasta Fari
More to be announced soon...

Main Stage DJ Saturday night 
Ja iRie LLSS & Andy le soso


2nd Stage Lineup

The Curve
Jude Dylan & the Enablers
Sarah Petchey
Paul Simmons

More to be announced soon...


Main Stage Line up

Friday night headliner

Saturday night headliner
Mr Tea and the Minions

Sunday night headliner
Town of Cats

Set times and line up to be announced.

Look forward to seeing you in the field of fun, in May, xxx

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