Daniela – Sacred Cacao Ceremony

Daniela is an intuitive Venezuelan healer was gifted with a strong connection to Mother Earth and all living beings. She became connected to her Shamanic path from a very young age, harnessing the spiritual wisdom from her Native South America. Find out more about Daniela here Visit danielaoliveros.com About Cacao Cacao (Raw Chocolate) is an ancient Mayan medicine ceremonially used by Meso - American Tribes. It is nature’s antidepressant that releases serotonin. It clears blockages and stress to bring more clarity and stillness. We will have delicious handcrafted potions, raw desserts and a selection of amazing chocolates available at the Wellbeing

By | 2016-06-02T13:35:02+00:00 June 2nd, 2016|Categories: Arts, Festival 8 2016, Food, Health & Wellbeing|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Daniela – intuitive Venezuelan healer joins the Festival 8 tribe

Daniela is an intuitive Venezuelan healer was gifted with a strong connection to Mother Earth and all living beings. She became connected to her Shamanic path from a very young age, harnessing the spiritual wisdom from her Native South America. For the past four years, she has studied the teachings of Almine, International Mystic and Seer ,becoming initiated in Belvaspata, a profound angelic healing modality developed by Almine. Daniela trained with Master Sounds Healers in London and has had the honour to guide ceremonies in London and Glastonbury. Travels and experiences with indigenous people She deeply interested about the study of

Comedy with Lincoln’s Comedy Academy

Last year we provided comedy activities and entertainments from the Earthbound Misfits Circus Troupe and a number of other performers.  This year we have added to the bill and have a couple of standup acts that will be performing for you in the Party Barn. Lincolns Comedy Academy brings you a short standup slot at festival 8. Your Compere will be Liam Mitchell and then William Collishaw opening the show. Your Headline for the evening is Paul Mutagejja ”Full of infectious on stage energy Paul is unique in his style of comedy” With a dry, deadpan style Liam's unique thoughts

By | 2016-05-26T23:28:05+00:00 May 26th, 2016|Categories: comedy, Festival 8 2016, Spoken Word|Tags: |0 Comments

Minimatt Busking Stage

Festival 8 is successful because lots of people come together to make it happen.  This year we have a new partnership with a local Production Studio that is going to run a busking stage.  They will pepper the stage with a couple of their house acts, that use their recording facilities in Grimsby and then the stage is open to all comers, simply book in and join in the fun! The Minimatt Busking Stage brings not only acoustic talents of Ramble Gamble, Rainmaker, Sunny & Boo Boo, but comedians & poetry from Dannielle Matthews and Ros Ballinger. We will also

By | 2016-05-24T22:58:15+00:00 May 24th, 2016|Categories: Arts, comedy, Festival 8 2016, Festival Activities, Music, Theatre|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Waste of Paint

Adam Brodie and Dan Spooner starting making music together after a chance collaboration on a PRS commissioned release through Warren Records. Both prolific songwriters in their own right, they now combine their talents in this exciting new project. Adams background has been in specialist live acoustic performance and is the creative force behind The Speak Easy, an underground singer-songwriters collective who have enjoyed national success and whose members have featured on BBC Radio1. Dan Spooner is a multi-instumentalist and song writer with an amazing talent for creating beautiful harmonies. He is also a great producer with his work having broken

By | 2016-05-24T19:40:32+00:00 May 24th, 2016|Categories: Festival 8 2016, Music, Speak Easy|Tags: , |0 Comments

Ysabelle Wombwell

Ysabelle Wombwell is a singer/songwriter based in Hull. Her music is often compared to Tracy Chapman and Beth Orton, although her sound crosses a range of genres, including reggae, folk, rock and pop. In her youthful music career she has supported The Magic Numbers and Noah & The Whale and released a self-titled album. [soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/9475817" params="auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true" width="100%" height="450" iframe="true" /]

By | 2016-05-24T18:01:42+00:00 May 24th, 2016|Categories: Festival 8 2016, Music, Speak Easy|Tags: , |0 Comments

Slim Tubby and the Vitamin D3’s

In 2013 Slim started playing the Speakeasy and the few other acoustic nights in Hull. Then Michal and Ben joined and started  playing together on some festivals and local gigs adding some extra flavour to the sweet Slim's idea. In 2015 we decided to put a full band together and explore a full potential of the musical connections that we had in the city inviting some amazing musician's to join the party.  At that moment we had Mike (drums) , Jules (Sax, Flute) , Digger Dan (bass) joining Slim(vocal, guitar) ,Michal (percussion) and Ben (percussion, didgeridoo) starting to form something

By | 2016-05-24T17:39:24+00:00 May 24th, 2016|Categories: Festival 8 2016, Speak Easy|Tags: , |0 Comments

Joe Duncan

Another from the Speak Easy. Joe Duncan first began performing in 2009, and after taking a four-year break from performing, Joe came back onto the scene late last year with his new single ‘The Ghost’. The track received extensive airplay on BBC Radio Humberside’s Introducing show and will be included on a forthcoming release later in the year. His live performances at the Sesh, Fruit’s New Year’s Eve ‘Frootenanny’ and the charity event ‘Gimme Shelter’ at Holy Trinity Church have been described as ‘haunting and delicate’ and drawn comparisons to Bon Iver and The National.   https://soundcloud.com/jduncanmusic

By | 2016-05-24T17:18:47+00:00 May 24th, 2016|Categories: Festival 8 2016, Music, Speak Easy|Tags: |0 Comments
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