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Combining acoustic and electric guitars, harmonies and driving percussion, Rushkeeper take classic and modern influences to create their own sound. A mesmerising live band, they sing songs of hope and inspiration, reflection and contemplation.”

Formed in 2013 RUSHKEEPER have played all over the world taking their dancey-festival sounds to America & Europe as well as venues & festivals all over the UK and Ireland.


From Reading & formed from the bands The Lightyears & Disco Pistol.

The members have played Wembley Stadium, Glastonbury, Reading Festival and The 02 Arena, London as well as numerous world tours and appeared on ITV and Channel 4.

Sandwiched between their recent tour of America and their forthcoming tour of Europe RUSHKEEPER are coming to Brightlingsea Festival to give us their dancey festival sounds and their famous ‘ROCK STAR FOR A DAY’ experience.


During the day the guys will be holding a drum-workshop on the festival site and then inviting all the drummers to come up on stage and play with the band.


The drumming is super-easy and can be played by total beginners to accomplished drummers alike.

There only 20 spaces available so make sure you sign-up quickly.

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