Music fans of a certain age and with a broad range of taste will be able to remember the decade that time tried to forget this summer. Rewind Scotland, billed as The 80s Festival, will take place for the third time at Scone Palace from Friday 26th July – Sunday 28th July.
Saturday 27th July will be headlined by Ali Campbell’s UB40, plus Kim Wilde, Mike + The Mechanics, Starship, Rick Astley, Howard Jones, Soul II Soul, Heather Small, A Flock Of Seagulls, Red Hot Chilli Pipers, Captain Sensible, and Odyssey.
Sunday 28th July has OMD as headliners, plus Level 42, Tony Hadley, Belinda Carlisle, Nik Kershaw, The Blow Monkeys, The Blockheads, Jason Donovan, Cutting Crew, The Flying Pickets, Sonia, and Earth Wind & Fire Experience featuring Al McKay. More including ticket purchasing at
For anyone that can’t wait for the 80s to arrive, Status Quo and 10cc are among the acts at Falkirk Stadium on June 23rd. They follow in the footsteps of Elton John, who played the new venue’s first live rock show last year.
The day before, it’s another 80s extravaganza, featuring every act who had a hit that isn’t appearing at Scoune the following month – including Altered Images, Midge Ure, Paul Young, Toyah, Five StarT-Pau, Paul Young, The Real Thing and Curiosity Killed The Cat.