Not content with just having rounded of its annual arts festival, with Retreat! and The Edge providing some musical relief, the capital has another indie music festival on the way.
Popfest runs from October 22nd – 24th -and
Ballboy, Withered Hand, The Leg and Randolph’s Leap feature on the Friday evening in the Wee Red Bar.
Saturday’s all-dayer has Sweden’s Suburban Kids With Biblical Names headlining, with Bearsuit, The Second Hand Marching Band, Kid Canaveral, & The Just Joans among the none acts on the bill, at the GRV.
Sunday has Darren Hayman (formerly of Hefner) topping the bill, with The Bobby McGees, eagleowl, Bobby Baby (more visiting Swedes!) and Gordon from ballboy in acoustic mode – this time in an afternoon gig at The Lot.
Full details on the website: www.edinburghpopfest.co.uk