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Siren’s Friday night with global icon Sean Paul has sold out in 10 days

Thursday (Fabio and Grooverider + The Outlook Orchestra and Roni Size) and Saturday (Hospitality On The Harbour) tickets are selling fast and are available here

Siren festival will be taking over Bristol’s iconic amphitheater again this July. The award-winning hitmaker Sean Paul will be headlining the sold-out show on Friday 28th July.

The dancehall star will perform at the Bristol harbour for the ultimate summer party. In his 20-plus years of music-making, Sean Paul has earned several Grammy and Billboard Music award nominations for his extensive repertoire of hits. In addition, he is the recipient of an American Music award, MOBO awards, Soul Train awards and is the only Jamaican artist to have won an American Music award (2006) for Favourite Pop/Rock Male Artist.

Tickets are selling fast, but Thursday and Friday tickets are still available to buy here. Thursday headliners Fabio & Grooverider and The Outlook Orchestra will be joined by special guests and South West legends DJ Roni Size and Dynamite MC, plus David Rodigan and local MC Gardna. Some of the best in local DNB, Intrigue and Invicta Audio, will host a second stage on Thursday and Saturday respectively. The godfathers of the scene, Fabio and Grooverider, will deliver an eclectic set transformed by classically trained musicians. The specially curated score covers momentous anthems from pinnacle moments in the scene complete with guest vocalists. The Outlook Orchestra is sure to spark the imagination of generations of music lovers in Bristol’s prestigious open-air venue.

Returning to Siren Festival for the second year in a row, ‘Hospitality on the Harbour’ is hosting the chart-topping record producer behind ‘Afterglow’ with Becky Hill. Wilkinson will be fronting the jam-packed bill of Hospitality curated talent to finish off the biggest Siren festival yet. The drum and bass giant is joined by A.M.C, DJ Marky, Flava D and new Hospital collaborative act LINK for an esteemed evening of the finest DNB on the harbourside. Grab the last few Saturday tickets, here.


Tom Hoyle, Co-Founder of Siren said, “Sean Paul is an international superstar and one of the biggest names in dancehall music so having him on the Siren stage this summer is an incredible honour. He’s an act whose output over the last 20 years has connected with so many different audiences and we’re really excited to be bringing him to Bristol for the first time in over 12 years!”


From the founding moments of jungle and drum and bass to reshaping seminal underground music for the globe’s festival stages, each act brings a distinctive energy from their corner of the industry. This three-day spectacle in dance music also celebrates the two-year anniversary of Siren.

Siren Festival will take place from the 27th July – 29th July 2023. Tickets are on sale here:

Festival fans can keep up to date with all news and updates from Siren on the website and Instagram.

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Miranda Rae

Miranda Rae is a Producer and Presenter with over 25 years experience of working in radio and music industries including her own weekly show on BBC Radio 5 for which she won a Sony Award and many years on the infamous Galaxy Radio where Miranda played a pivotal role in the UK’s music scene. Miranda assists in overseeing, and helps to curate over 50 programmes a week. The role is multi-faceted and includes training, broadcasting, producing, programming, supporting emerging talent, social media, PR & publicity, event management and stage management, employing many technical skills including editing and using many different software as a user and a programmer.