THE B-52's set for rare UK festival appearance at Rewind Print E-mail
Wednesday, 30 January 2013 12:40



Rewind The 80s Music Festival in Henley-on-Thames returns for a fifth successive year from Friday 16th August to Sunday 18th August 2013 in the beautiful riverside setting of Temple Island Meadows, Henley-on-Thames.


Having sold out in advance in 2012, this year's star-studded, 24 artist line-up at Rewind The 80s Music Festival Henley, includes a UK exclusive festival appearance from the legendary American pop group The B-52’s on Saturday 17th August, and the R&B pop divas The Pointer Sisters on Sunday 18th August.


Tickets go on sale Friday 1st February at 9am. For ticket information and prices, visit from the official festival website:


This year's Rewind Festival in Henley will showcase another massive line-up of iconic '80s recording artists including Kim Wilde, ABC, Belinda Carlisle, Nik Kershaw, Blancmange, Sonia, The Blow Monkeys, Cutting Crew, Heaven 17, The Sugarhill Gang, Then Jerico, Billy Ocean, Go West, Paul Carrack, Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel, The Flying Pickets, Matt Bianco, Aswad, Imagination featuring Leee John, plus many more.


In addition to Silent Discos, Live Karaoke bars, and various Camping and Glamping (Glamorous Camping) options, new to the festival this year will be “Snoozebox” - a revolutionary portable, transportable and temporary on-site hotel which is the brainchild of ex-Formula 1 racing driver, David Coulthard.


Originally launched in Henley-on-Thames in 2009, Rewind The 80s Music Festival includes the biggest line-up of 80s artists in the world. In its four years, Rewind has played host to '80s icons including Holly Johnson, The Human League, Gloria Gaynor, Kool & The Gang, Boy George, Village People, Bananarama, and many more.  


For an exclusive video preview of the artists, on Wednesday 30th January at 21:00, tune into "Fast Forward to Rewind Henley" on Vintage TV (Sky 369 & Freesat 515).