Dartmoor gets down with African beats and Balkan ska to Something Wild

Dartmoor gets down with African beats and Balkan ska to Something Wild

If you like your music a bit on the wild side, you will love what we have lined up at this year's Something Wild Festival. On Saturday and Sunday afternoon/s we have the up and coming Balkan influenced band (based in Devon) the Cabarats and the Devon Afro Beats Collective, respectively. The Cabarats, who will play on Saturday afternoon in the cowshed, bring a new musical experience to the global underground, combining traditional Balkan and Middle Eastern sounds with lively reggae and ska. Using a collection of intriguing instruments such as accordion, oud, keyboard and brass, the band have dazzled a…

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The Magical Huccaby Farm Campsite

The Magical Huccaby Farm Campsite

Huccaby Farm is like a well kept secret, that deserves to be shared! Hidden among the old stone dwellings and granite tops of Dartmoor, just south of the Dartmeet to Two Bridge Road, it nestles in a valley, shaped by the Western Dart's easterly path. The festival camping field sits in the middle of a grassy outcrop, besides a quiet tarmacked road, which used to connect the hamlet's few houses, the Forest Inn and the tiniest, cosiest chapel you will find on the moor. It looks and feels like an idyllic camping spot. In fact overnight dwellings form part of…

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Burrator 10K RETURNS FOR 2019

Burrator 10K RETURNS FOR 2019

[av_image src='http://something-wild.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/ceriivybridge950x350.jpg' attachment='400' attachment_size='full' align='center' styling='' hover='' link='' target='' caption='' font_size='' appearance='' overlay_opacity='0.4' overlay_color='#000000' overlay_text_color='#ffffff' animation='no-animation' av_uid='av-2a32q'][/av_image] [av_textblock size='' font_color='' color='' av-medium-font-size='' av-small-font-size='' av-mini-font-size='' av_uid='av-1gsoe' admin_preview_bg=''] We have taken a step outside our normal Wild Night Run terrain because we think it's a no brainer! The Burrator 10K will be held at the beautiful Burrator Reservoir on the morning of Sunday 2nd June 2019 The course is fast and flat, with all but a couple of hundred metres on tarmac and just 113 feet of climbing across the 10KM course. The course, which is accurately measured and certified by UKA…

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