Music and performers at Nottingham Craft Beer Festival 2024

It's not just about the beer you know. As well as the drinks we also have live music and DJs throughout the weekend. Here's who we have playing for us this year...

Friday night session

Stiff Kittens (DJ Set)

Vinyl only DJ collective playing a right pick n mix of tunes, including funk, soul, disco, house, hip hop, breaks, indie, rock and garage surf. Residencies in more venues in town than we can name here. 

Stiff Kittens on Mixcloud

Ali Bonsai (Live set)

Gruff-voiced singer songwriter who was the leader of Bonsai Projects and a regular guest for the Invisible orchestra. 

Ali Bonsai on Facebook


Saturday day session

Running Circle Records (DJ Set)

DJ's from our on-site record store take over the decks. They are also an artist-led record label releasing and playing music with love and vision.

Running Circle on Facebook

Jess Breame (Live Set)

Jess is a new country artist bringing alluring soundscapes with undeniably relatable and hard-hitting lyrics.

Jess Breame on Facebook

Saturday night session

Jimi Arundell (DJ Set)

Combining savage post-punk riffs with electro-beats and going big on the anthems, Jimi gets dancers screaming with delight all night long. Resident DJ for Pressure, Nottingham’s biggest indie night every Tuesday at Rescue Rooms. He has also supported The Vaccines, China Crisis and has featured at Y Not Festival.

Jimi Arundell on Twitter

Abi Moore (Live Set)

Abi Moore is a Roots-Rock / Americana / Alt-Folk artist from Nottingham. She has supported 10CC, Big Country, the Coal Porters, Midge Ure and LAU. One summer, she played an astonishing 80 shows for Caffe Nero as their Artist of the Month (they play her music in-store to this day).

Abi Moore website