Rock Bottom 2019 – PREVIEW

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The seventh Marlow Rock Bottom family friendly music festival is just days away on the 22nd June! Always a brilliant event – and it’s a community fundraiser with 100% of the profits going to charity.

Gates will open at 12.30pm, music finishes at 10.30pm. Like other music festivals, no pets are allowed on the site.

Prebooked gazebo pitches have sold out…. but at time of writing entry tickets are still available here  or from Rebellion shop (discounts for members). 

Food and Drink

  • Plenty of bars: Rebellion Brewery , Harrow and Hope , Tipsy Flamingo cocktails
  • Street food stalls
  • You can bring a picnic and soft drinks in sealed plastic bottles or cans . No glass and No alcohol (there are plenty of bars and drinks options!) Also no knives including bread knives


This year has 3 fantastic tribute acts, plus brilliant local bands.  There is also kids entertainment and funfair rides for the younger visitors etc…

Dave the Disco and SJ The Ceefax

Stage hosts are Marlow FM’s Dave the Disco and SJ The Ceefax, who will present the bands and keep the crowds entertained throughout.

Westmount Music are be helping the fundraising with a raffle with some amazing prizes – FIRST PRIZE A DIGITAL PIANO!   Cash only for raffle tickets so see the team on the day for a chance to win.

Stage times and Bands Playing

The planned running order is below …

rock bottom music

12:40 Dave the Disco 

Introduction, and entertaining the kids, and parents!

13:10 Rock Choir

14:00 Peerless Pirates

Their sound is a rollicking, roustabout mix of classic 80s energetic indie, sea shanties, rockabilly, surf-rock and spaghetti western soundtracks

15:05 Say Yes Do Nothing

This guitar-driven band was winner of the 2018 Future Music Showcase Award

16:05 Grooveline

Playing a great mix of: Funk, Jazz funk, Acid Jazz, Soul and Disco from the 1970s, ’80s and ’90s. 

17:05 The Judge

A charity related surprise…..!!!!

17:25 Pure Abba – Abba tribute

18:45 Interkoola – Marlow’s top covers band

20:00 U2Baby –  U2 tribute

21:30 Majesty – Queen Tribute


Well, that’s quite a lot packed into one day!

We will be on site and covering the event – keep an eye on our social media. Have fun everyone!! 🙂

Article author: Paul Merchant

About the author: Founded in its original version back in 2000 - yes the internet DID exist back then. Brought up in Marlow, went to school here, now has children at the same schools. Quite clearly loves all things Marlow - hence spending over 2 decades doing this!

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