With a line up that includes country legend Kris Kristoffersom alongside stellar names such as Neko Case, Justin Townes Earle, The Mavericks and Ethan Johns, its aim is to stay true to the communities and memories that make up this most authentic of worlds, and pay homage to the cultural heritage of America.

Among the amazing line-up, you'll also find the likes of The Staves, Larkin Poe, Ryan Bingham and Billy Bragg as well as a host of rising talent and we've put together a playlist with the best of them to get you into the mood for the June event.

Black Deer Festival runs from 21-23 June in Eridge Park, Kent. Find out more at blackdeerfestival.com