At The Edge Of The Sea

"At The Edge Of The Sea” is an indoor mini-festival curated by David Gedge which takes place at Concorde 2 in Brighton, England, every August. Both of David's own groups [Cinerama and The Wedding Present] appear each year. See below for a list of all the other artists who have taken part. In 2013 the event expanded to two days, running from 3PM until 10PM on each day.

At The Edge Of The Sea 2014

Saturday 23 August : The Wedding Present play 'Watusi' and other songs [60 minute set from 8-30 PM]
Also featured : The Membranes, Sky Larkin, Guards! Guards!, Cinerama performing 'This Is Cinerama' [odd numbered tracks], Black Light Ray [featuring former Wedding Present member Paul Dorrington], Holy Fingers, Ukuladeez, DJ Ian Watson [How Does It Feel?] plus more to be announced.

Sunday 24 August : The Wedding Present play 'Mini' and other songs [60 minute set from 8-30 PM]
Also featured : Art Brut, Emma Pollock, The Cravats, Cinerama featuring Emma Pollock performing 'This Is Cinerama' [even numbered tracks], BIRD, Lutine, Umut Adan [from Turkey], French For Cartridge, DJs Eddie Argos and Charles Layton, 'Wedding Present' Bingo... plus more to be announced.

Tickets are available here.


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2013

Saturday

‘Le Bikini’ Stage
The Wedding Present
The Twilight Sad
Flying Wing [featuring former Wedding Present members Paul Dorrington & Darren Belk]
The Fireworks [featuring former Wedding Present member Shaun Charman]
Cinerama
Shaun Charman [DJ Set]

‘Swim’ Stage
Dog In The Snow
Marlin [featuring Wedding Present member Patrick Alexander]
The Missing Season - from France
Tensheds

Sunday

‘Le Bikini’ Stage
The Wedding Present
Miles Hunt & Erica Nockalls of The Wonder Stuff - pictured by Auwyn Photography
The Flatmates
No Middle Name
Cinerama
Rocker [DJ Set]

‘Swim’ Stage
Pete Fij & Terry Bickers
Terry de Castro [featuring the former Wedding Present bass-player]
Sivu
Monster Bobby

For more pictures from 2013 please click here.


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2012

‘Le Bikini’ Stage
The Wedding Present
Cud
Nightmare Air - from California
The Evil Son [featuring former Wedding Present bass player Pepe le Moko]
Cinerama
Catriona Child [reading]
Lee Thacker [live drawing from the 'Tales Of The Wedding Present' artist]
Dandelion Radio's 'Rocker' [DJ Set]

‘Swim’ Stage
Martin Rossiter - pictured by Auwyn Photography
Das Fenster [featuring Terry Bickers]
Yaz Bebek
Sawchestra

For more pictures from 2012 please click here.


2011

‘Le Bikini’ Stage
The Wedding Present
Badly Drawn Boy - pictured by Auwyn Photography
The Pinky Piglets [who are now called Toquiwa] - from Japan
Dirty Fingernails [featuring Wedding Present drummer Charles Layton]
Silvermash [featuring former Wedding Present member Graeme Ramsay]
Cinerama

‘Swim’ Stage
Stars Down To Earth [featuring former Wedding Present bass-player Pepe le Moko]
Summer Camp
Precious Few - from Germany
Urban Shadows

For more pictures from 2011 please click here.


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2010

‘Le Bikini’ Stage
The Wedding Present
The Ukrainians [featuring former Wedding Present member Peter Solowka]
Klee - from Germany
Sharks
Persil - from The Netherlands
Cinerama
Story Studio [Short Stories, now published as 'Snapshots']
Dandelion Radio's 'Rocker' [DJ Set]

‘Swim’ Stage
Darren Hayman - pictured by Auwyn Photography
Terry de Castro [featuring the former Wedding Present bass-player]
Rose Leaf Miner [featuring former Wedding Present member Paul Dorrington]
The Half Sisters

For more pictures from 2010 please click here.


The Pipettes 5 deflawed copy

2009

‘Le Bikini’ Stage
The Wedding Present
The Pipettes - pictured by Stephanie Colledge
Eamon Hamilton
The Victorian English Gentlemens Club
Calvin Party
Villareal
Cinerama

DJ Sets from: Shaun Charman, Graeme Ramsay [both former Wedding Present members] & David Gedge

‘Swim’ Stage
Astrid Williamson [with Terry de Castro]
Terry de Castro [featuring the former Wedding Present bass-player]
Human
Top Bananas

For more pictures from 2009 please click here.