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Bloc 2016 first wave of acts announced

Bloc festival in Minehead announces first wave of acts for their 2016 edition

The first wave of acts has been announced for Bloc 2016. Artists so far confirmed for the festival, scheduled to happen at Butlin’s, Minehead, between 11–13 March, include Thom Yorke, Four Tet, Jeff Mills, Carl Craig, Ben Klock, Nina Kraviz, Omar-S, Holly Herndon, Helena Hauff, Demdike Stare, Powell, Shanti Celeste, and more. Also in the line-up is the UK snooker player Steve Davis, who’ll be playing a DJ set.

The 2016 edition of Bloc Weekend will be the second to run at the British holiday resort since Bloc Festival London left the business bankrupt in 2012.

Early bird tickets have already sold out, but you can find other ticket options at Bloc's website.