Supernormal is a festival like no other, providing a powerful antidote to the current malaise of festivals-as-big-business. Blurring the boundaries between art and music, performer and audience, it champions the iconoclastic and the experimental, allowing risks to be taken and leaps of imagination to occur. Somewhere in spirit between the original Glastonbury Fayre and an eccentric village fete, Supernormal is the alternative's alternative.
An informal, round table chat between four musicians performing at Supernormal 2014: uncanny roboticist and sound historian Sarah Angliss, haunting folk artist Mary Hampton, Tamsin Chapman from incendiary pop sextet Slum Of Legs and Owen Thomas from warped guitar and electronics trio Speak Galactic. The meeting took place in Brighton’s West Hill pub. Festival booker […]
Thinking of bringing the bairns along? Supernormal has always aimed to provide a safe, fun environment for kids. Braziers park is a small, friendly site and we keep visitor numbers low enough that you’d be hard pushed to loose them in the “thronging masses”. As an added precaution, guardians’ phone numbers are taken at the front […]
Bluescreen host regular events at the Cube Cinema, showcasing the best short films from Bristol’s creative hub of filmmaking talent. If you have made a film that is keen to be seen then bring it along and share it with Supernormal. It can be any type (doc, drama, art, animation) as long as it is […]
Once again, August is breathing down our neck. With less than 6 weeks until Braziers Park opens its gates, we have a few more treats to reveal. A major project for Supernormal 2014 will be a series of commissioned artist produced billboards. We are re- purposing the billboard’s objective, shifting its location from the urban […]
With a little more than 2 months to go before this year’s festival, we are thrilled to announce another slew of innovative and exciting music art and activities. There’s still a few more bands to announce, along with lots more activities and artists in the coming weeks. We are delighted to welcome… BRONNT INDUSTRIES KAPITAL […]