James Blake for Thursday slot at The Big Chill

James Blake at Live At Leeds 2011 by Al De Perez
James Blake at Live At Leeds 2011 by Al De Perez

Post dubstep star James Blake will play a special Thursday (4 August) slot at The Big Chill 2011, appearing on the Deer Park stage before the event kicks off in full on the Friday (5 August).

The event will return to Eastnor Castle Deer Park in Herefordshire from 4-7 August with Kanye West, The Chemical Brothers and Rodrigo y Gabriela to headline.

Robert Plant, Norman Jay, Chipmunk, Calvin Harris and Example are all set to play over the weekend as well.

Tickets are on sale now at £165 for a weekend camping pass.

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