Roundhouse Music Festival
Roundhouse Music Festival 2018
Monday 27 August 2018
12pm to 9pm
A tribute concert to celebrate the rich musical history of the Roundhouse pub, which has played host to some the world most famous rock bands.
Headlined by Rock music phenomena SWEET also on stage Bon Jovi, Madness and Queen tribute acts, our Roundhouse Unsigned acts and other must see acts.
- food stalls offering delicious street food
- a licensed bar
Family fun activities including:
- funfair rides
More information to follow shortly.
New to 2018 - Come dressed up as a rocker and win a prize for the best fancy dressed rock star!
Parking will be within the park.
Enter via the park’s Rainham Road North entrance.
Please note there is a £3.50 charge to park your vehicle in the event car park
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12.30pm - Roundhouse Unsigned Act 1
1pm - Roundhouse Unsigned Act 2
1.30pm - Roundhouse Unsigned Act 3
2pm - Roundhouse Unsigned Act 4
2.30pm - The Penny Antics (2017 winner)
3.05pm - Roundhouse Unsigned Winner Announcement
4.05pm - Rockeoke
4.25pm - Keep the Faith (Bon Jovi tribute)
5.40pm - The Los Palma 6 (The Madness tribute)
6.35pm - Air Guitar Heroes
6.55pm - Freddie & the Mercurys (Queen tribute)
8.25pm - SWEET
Roundhouse Unsigned Toggle accordion
We are excited to announce a new and refreshed music competition open to original bands, singers and groups alike called 'Roundhouse Unsigned'. If you’re the next big rock band, an up coming singer-songwriter or a fresh new group that’s a cut above the rest this is for you.
The final will take place on a big concert stage at the Roundhouse Music Festival on bank holiday Monday 29 August with the overall winner performing to thousands of festival goers. Our winner will also receive a cash prize and more goodies to be announced soon!
Roundhouse Unsigned celebrates our amazing local talent and the rich musical history of our borough and this venue that has seen world renowned acts perform centre stage including Queen, Elton John, Led Zepplin and Pink Floyd.
The competition is now open on and you have until 20 July to send your video links and contact details to:
Successful entries will go through to the live semi finals at The Roundhouse pub in Dagenham on 8th and 9th of August. To enter you must perform your own original music and be an unsigned act. Your performance at the semi finals and finals must include just one cover in your own style of a song from a band/act that played at The Roundhouse venue (The Village Blues Club, open in 1969):
Rounds - 8 June to 20 July (judging of video links)
Semi Final - 8 August (singers and groups)
Semi Final - 9 August (bands)
Final (Roundhouse Music Festival) - 27 August