Author Archives: Katie Rodgers

LIVE: Boomtown Fair 2019

During 9-12th August 2019, Boomtown, located in the beautiful (but oh so hilly) South Downs National Park, unfolded its twelfth chapter to 66,000 attendees. The stage design work throughout the festival is astoundingly beautiful, just like each year before. The…

INTERVIEW: Gardna

We had a chance to interview Gardna, the Bristol lyricist, behind the scenes at Nozstock festival. Here’s what he had to say: So what’s your name and where are you from? My name’s Gardna and I’m from Bristol and I…

LIVE: Nozstock Festival 2019

Nozstock: The Hidden Valley Festival opened it’s doors for the 21st time this 18-21st July. Nestled in a Herefordshire valley, it started as a small family gathering for their fellow farmer neighbours and still manages to retain a small and…

FESTIVAL GUIDE: Boomtown 2019

Name: Boomtown Where:Matterley Estate near Winchester, Hampshire When: 7-11th August Headliners: Ms. Lauryn Hill, Prophets of Rage, The Streets, Chase & Status, UB40 Also Featuring: Kate Tempest, Xavier Rudd, Ms. Dynamite, Four Tet, High Contrast A Brief History: A proudly independent festival that started in…

Boomtown 2019 final tickets remaining

The final few tickets are remaining for Boomtown 2019, set to be the most immersive experience yet with (arguably) the best line-up yet! Grab them whilst you can at https://ww2.theticketsellers.co.uk/boomtown-2019-10047798/ This years offerings consists of over 1000 artists spread across…

FESTIVAL GUIDE: Nozstock 2019

Name: Nozstock Where: Herefordshire, West Midlands When: 18-21st July Headliners: Rudimental, Soul II Soul, Sleaford Mods Also Featuring: Hollie Cook, Ed Solo, Randall, The Carny Villains, Kings Of The Rollers, Danny Byrd. A Brief History: Celebrating its 21st birthday this year, the festival prides itself…

Boomtown unveils its 2019 sustainability mission

Ahead of next week’s headline announcement, the UK’s maddest and weirdest festival Boomtown, has released its 2019 sustainability mission. With its capacity being just 1,000 in 2009, to now reaching 66,000, the festival’s ongoing priority is to protect the environment…

LIVE: HOLLIE COOK @ THE JAZZ CAFE, LONDON, 14.02.2018

On Valentine’s day, Hollie Cook treated Londoners to a sold-out show at The Jazz Café. The tour is a 20 date international affair showcasing her latest album, ‘Vessel of Love’ which was released at the end of January. Her warming…

LIVE: The Big Moon @ NME Awards Nomination Party

The NME award nominations party took place at Omeara, London on Wednesday 17th January. The party featured a performance from The Big Moon who have been nominated for their video to ‘Sucker’, which is in the running for Best Video….