The LIVE stage performances at GoldCoast this year probably boasts the best of mix of singer songwriters in the independent surf sound arena anywhere, in one place, in the world.

The LIVE stage performances at GoldCoast this year probably boasts the best of mix of singer songwriters in the 'independent surf' sound arena anywhere, in one place, in the world.

Affectionately dubbed - The 'Sundowner Sessions', the North Devon Festival's largest single event, GoldCoast Oceanfest is extremely proud to have secured some of the biggest names busy out there on the European circuit at the moment. The legendary Donavon, who has influenced the likes of Jack Johnson, Matt Costa and Mason Jennings, heads proceedings in the tranquillity of Croyde, which is guaranteed to convert the uninitiated.

Concentrated on one big stage, with BIG screen action, the entertainment kicks off early on Friday 20th June with Tundish's crew, all local boys - The 308's and culminates with a blinding crescendo from last year's popular rockers, The Imperial Vipers. See complete line-up details alongside.

Saturday is a big day for the big names. All singer songwriters in the own right with a variation in

delivery from acoustic soul through delta blues and surf folk, with a of couple bands interspersed for flavour. Donovan Frankenreiter, the man of the moment, concludes Saturday's Sundowner Session, in an intimate concert, sampling tunes from his latest studio experience.

Sunday, again an agreeable mix of allsorts from jazz, to reggae, the blues, experimental electronic loops which'll continue your glide through your Sunday afternoon.

The Martin Harley Band, are your main guests amongst a smattering of worthy contenders to grace the stage. This is the cream of a genuine selection process, which is worth more than a year's work! Make sure you have your weekend ticket booked, with over twenty acts, an adult experience at the festival works out something like just over a pound a band! Now there's value.