15 August 2016
- World-renowned record producer Steve Levine and Tony James (Generation X, Sigue Sigue Sputnik)
- Performances from Melt Yourself Down, Beach Baby, Fickle Friends and Pumarosa
PRS for Music is proud to be partnering with award-winning Festival No. 6 this year, presenting the Lost in the Woods stage and an exclusive panel celebrating the 40th anniversary of punk.
The Lost in the Woods stage presented by PRS for Music comes alive from midday on all three days of the festival and will feature PRS for Music members including Melt Yourself Down, Beach Baby, Fickle Friends and Pumarosa.
Pumarosa said: "We're really excited to be playing at Festival No. 6 this year on the PRS for Music Stage. PRS have been really supportive to us in the past...they're a great organisation for up and coming bands."
PRS for Music is also proud to be hosting an exclusive discussion with world-renowned record producer Steve Levine and punk legend Tony James (Generation X, Sigue Sigue Sputnik) sharing stories, memories and insight on the punk phenomenon that is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year. The discussion is taking place on Saturday 3rd September at 3pm in The Gatehouse within the Festival No.6 village and is free on a first-come basis.
Festival organiser Luke Huxham, said: "Festival No.6 is set to be bigger and better than ever this year and we’re absolutely delighted to have PRS for Music on board as our partner and sponsor of the Lost in the Woods stage. PRS for Music is a great alignment for our brand, and hosting some great talent on the stage will no doubt enhance our customer enjoyment and experience. We can’t wait!”
PRS for Music’s commercial director Paul Clements, said: “What better way to showcase our amazing members than by partnering with one of the most exciting festivals in the UK. We are thrilled to be coming to Portmeirion to host the ‘Lost in the Woods’ stage as well as celebrate one of the most powerful musical movements in history.”
About PRS for Music
PRS for Music represents the rights of over 118,000 songwriters, composers and music publishers in the UK. As a membership organisation it ensures creators are paid whenever their music is played, performed or reproduced, championing the importance of copyright to protect and support the UK music industry. The UK has a proud tradition of creating wonderful music that is enjoyed the world over and PRS for Music has been supporting the creators of that music since 1914.
PRS for Music provides business and community groups with easy access to over 10m songs through its music licences. In an industry worth over £4.1bn PRS for Music is uniquely placed to be a voice for music and music creators. Collecting £537.4m in 2015, PRS for Music is one of the world’s most efficient combined rights organisations. With over 100 representation agreements in place globally, PRS for Music's network represents over two million music creators.