Bexfest 2022 - De La Warr Pavilion

If you're ready to RAVE, Bexfest 2022 has got you covered.

On the bill are members of Prodigy (Leeroy Thornhill), Beats International (Linda Layton), and Bizarre Inc (Angie Brown). Not to mention party starting stalwarts DJ Luck & MC Neat, Oxide Nutrino and Urban Cookie Collective unlocking yet more 90’s party vibes.

See full line-up below!

 

ABOUT THE EVENT

Please note that the building will only be open to ticket-holders on the day.

2pm-10.30pm
De La Warr Pavilion (South Terrace)
18+ only


LINEUP

LEEROY THORNHILL
formerly of The Prodigy

DJ LUCK & MC NEAT

LINDY LAYTON
from BEATS INTERNATIONAL
performing ‘Dub Be Good To Me’ & more

OXIDE NUTRINO

ANGIE BROWN
from BIZARRE INC
performing ‘I’m Ganna Get You Baby’
+ ‘Playing with Knives (Gotta Get Up, Gotta Feel Blue)’

URBAN COOKIE COLLECTIVE
performing ‘I’ve Got The Key (I’ve got the secret)’

PIED PIPER

CHARLIE TEE (RADIO 1)
& MISS MELODY

SOLENT STEEL COLLECTIVE

SPECIAL GUEST DJ :
Playing exclusive 90 anthems
& festival anthems set

+ MORE TBA

ARTIST INFO

LEEROY THORNHILL

As part of one of the biggest and greatest bands & 90s dance acts in the world, Leeroy spent 10 years as part of the Prodigy.

Don’t miss Leeroy performing at Bexfest. You do not want to miss this!

DJ LUCK & MC NEAT

With chart topping hits such as
“Little bit of Luck” “Ain’t no stopping us”
“Master Blaster” + “Piano Loco”
Garage sensation Luck & Neat have dominated the Uk scene since 1999.

LINDY LAYTON

She was a founding member of, and vocalist for Beats International.
One of the most notorious renown songs of the 90s, and number-one smash hit “Dub be good to me” & many more.

OXIDE NUTRINO

Oxide & Neutrino members of UK garage group So Solid Crew. Their first single “Bound 4 Da Reload casualty entered the top 10 in the UK chart in April 2000.

Their hit track “No Good 4 Me” sampled from the Prodigy reached the top 10 on the UK chart peaking at number 6.

ANGIE BROWN

Lead vocalist from Bizarre inc had a certified Silver hit single ” Im gonna get you” in 1992.

In 1992 she had another smash hit with “Playing with Knives”

Multiple award Mobo winner, Angie also lead vocalist on ” Took my love” (1993)

Brown performs in the bridge and chorus Platinum Certified hit “Return of the Mack” by UK artist Mark Morrison.

Brown has also performed backing vocals for Grace Jones, Beverley Knight, Mark Morrison, The Rolling Stones, , The Happy Mondays, Kate Bush, Chaka Khan, The Stereophonics, Fat Boy Slim to name a few.

URBAN COOKIE COLLECTIVE

The lead singer from Urban Cookie Collective had two chart topping Uk hits in In 1993.

“I’ve got the key, I’ve got the secret is still a timeless euro dance smash anthem!

PIED PIPER

Garage sensation and DJ, Pied Piper had hit single with “Do you really like it” it reached the number 1 spot on the Uk charts for one week from 27 May to 2 June 2001.

It stayed on the chart for a total of 14 weeks during the summer of 2001.

CHARLIE TEE (RADIO1)

Recently making her BBC Radio 1 debut, covering for Danny Howard, you may also know Charlie Tee from her shows on Kiss FM for the past 6 years!

MISS MELODY

Her unique sound, hosting & crowd hype abilities have led her to headline and perform for various styles alongside worldwide renowned DJs.

This includes performances with legends such as: Pendulum, DJ Hype, DJ Hazard, Brooke’s Brothers, Macky gee, DJ Storm, Dillinja, Demoliton Man, Blackmarket, Ray Keith, Kenny Ken, + many many more!

Known as “One of the most recognised and respected female MCs”.

SOLENT STEEL COLLECTIVE

Duo Portsmouth based Solent Steel brighten up any day with their unique Caribbean brass sounds performing worldwide famous covers of all your favourite songs!

Booking information

Please note that Booking Fees apply on the following transactions:
Online: £1.50 per ticket + £1.50 postage or free collection at the Box Office.
Print at home tickets: These can be emailed to you on the account you have registered with DLWP free of charge (booking fees apply)
Telephone: £3.50 per transaction + £1.50 postage or free collection at the Box Office
There will be a cheaper booking fee for events under £10 (booking fee = £1.00) and under £5 (booking fee = 50p).
Free events booked online are not subject to a booking fee.
There is no booking fee for tickets purchased over the counter.

Please note that we are only able to post tickets within the UK. If you live overseas please select box office collection or print at home tickets. Tickets purchased for post will be sent 10 – 14 days before the show date.

All tickets include a Restoration Levy of £1 and will be subject to an additional £1.50 booking fee per ticket. Postage of tickets adds an additional £1.50 postage charge. Other options include having your tickets emailed to the email registered to your DLWP account to print from home or free collection at the Box Office.

The following are exempt from the Restoration Levy: Learning & Participation events, events associated with exhibitions, family shows that include a child ticket price, OUTLANDS events and Music’s Not Dead events in our Café Bar. Also exempt are those organisations that hire the Pavilion where they are offered a community rate, amateur shows or are in receipt of a concession from Rother District Council.

Full terms and conditions can be found here.

Eat before the show

Book online: Pre-show dining can be booked online as an add-on when purchasing tickets for selected events. You will be purchasing a ticket to guarantee your meal before the show.
Please note you must be a ticket holder to the show to book pre-show dining.

Already booked your tickets? If you’ve already booked tickets for a show and would like to add dining, please contact Box Office: boxoffice@dlwp.com

On the night: If you have pre-booked please come to the bar to order from the gig menu and sit at one of the reserved tables.

No re-entry

Please be aware that we operate no re-entry for gigs. This means that once you have entered the building, you cannot go out and re-enter. This policy is in line with other major music venues across the UK and put in place on police advice. No re-entry is clearly signposted as you come through security on the front door.
There is a fenced-off area on the terrace for people who go out to smoke or vape.

Staying locally

There are plenty of welcoming and good value B&Bs & boutique hotels in Bexhill. The De La Warr Pavilion regularly uses the following:

Travel information
  • By Rail
    Direct trains go from London Victoria, Brighton and Ashford to Bexhill.
    There are also trains from London Charing Cross, changing at St. Leonards Warrior Square and from London Bridge or Charing Cross going to Battle. Battle is only a short taxi journey away (15 mins approx).
    Visit www.nationalrail.co.uk for up-to-date train travel information.
  • Taxis
    Town Taxis:  01424 211 511
    Parkhurst Taxis:  01424 733 456
  • By Car
    If driving from the London area:
    Take the M25, then A21 to Hastings. Turn off at John‘s Cross and follow the signs to Bexhill.
    OR
    Take the A22 to Eastbourne, go across the Bishop roundabout to the A271 and follow the signs to Bexhill and the seafront. The De La Warr Pavilion is on the Marina.
    From the Brighton area:
    Follow the A27 out of Brighton until you arrive in Bexhill On Sea.
  • Parking
    Please be aware the Rother District car park outside the De La Warr Pavilion operates paid parking until 8pm. After this time parking is free.
Accessibility

Within the limits of this Grade One listed building, the De La Warr Pavilion strives to be fully accessible with a range of facilities to support your visit.

Assistance Dogs are permitted into the building.

Please contact the Box Office on boxoffice@dlwp.com to arrange a visit.

Facilities for disabled visitors

  • Ramped access at the front of the building
  • A low counter at the Box Office and  Information Desk
  • Disabled toilets on two floors
  • A lift to all floors
  • Accessible galleries on both floors
  • An accessible Café
  • Spaces for wheelchairs in the auditorium for seated events
  • Ramped access in the auditorium for events during the day
  • Ramped access into the Studio
  • Two travel wheelchairs are available for use at the De La Warr Pavilion. To reserve, please call our box office and information desk on (01424) 229111 or ask a member of staff on arrival. The chairs are provided on a first come, first served basis and are intended for use inside the Pavilion. Please contact us for more information.

Facilities for blind or visually-impaired

  • Large print season brochures

Facilities for the hard-of-hearing

  • An T-Switch induction loop in some areas of the auditorium (please indicate when booking as this facility is not available on the balcony)
  • British Sign Language interpretation tours of the building and exhibitions are available on request.