The very first A Carefully Planned Festival happened in 2011 at The Castle, Gullivers, Centro, Cord and The Bay Horse on the 15th and 16th of October. Around 70 acts performed over two days, and the full line-up is below. We only sold a literal handful of advance tickets for this one, but luckily hundreds showed up on the door (phew!).
Adam Dubale | Algiers | Alt-J | Barefoot Beware | BRATAN | Buildings | Cantaloupe | Chi Limpiroj | Christopher Eatough | Crash Of Rhinos | Decadence In Berlin | Doctrines | Douga | Edmund Cottam | Emphemetry | Everything Everything | Ghost Saddles | Gintis | Grant Curnow | Greta Santagata | Gunning For Tamar | Hannah Nicholson | Help Stamp Out Loneliness | High House | Hologram Heart Parade | Invisible Cities | James Kelly | Jesus Knievel | Juffage | Just Handshakes (We’re British) | Katie Malco | King Of Cats | Loose Talk Costs Lives | Mat Riviere | Mathew Gray | Me and My French | Memoire | My First Tooth | Neuron No | Onions | Plank! | Pressure Kids | Shark Teeth | Shen | Shoes And Socks Off | Silver Caves | Songs For Walter | Suttree | The FTSE 100 | The Gardenelles | The Great Argument | The Middle Ones | The Yossarians | Theo | These Men | Unannounced Guest | Vasco Da Gamma | Vei | Well Wisher | Where We Lay Our Heads | Whitman | With That Knife | Without Maps |
With DJ sets from:
Joseph Wilkinson (Crack Yr Skull)
Emma Tillyer (Underachievers)
John Thorp (Best Before)
Dianne Campbell and Colm McCrory (Help Stamp Out Loneliness)