Tag: festival

FESTIVAL GUIDE: Born & Bred 2016

Name: Born & Bred Where: Haggerston Park, Hackney, London When: Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th June 2016 Headliners: ILOVEMAKONNEN, Wiley + Slimzee, Azealia Banks, Novelist Also Featuring: Lady Leshurr, Bugzy Malone, P Money, Ray BLK, Ghetts, Newham Generals, So Solid…

FESTIVAL GUIDE: Common People

Name: Common People Where: Oxford’s South Park and Southampton Common When: 28th & 29th May Headliners: Duran Duran, Primal Scream, Craig David’s TS5 Also Featuring: Katy B, Chas & Dave, Public Enemy, Palma Violets, Jamie Lawson, Pretty Vicious, The Sugarhill Gang, Gaz…

LIVE: Wahaca’s Day Of The Dead Festival – London, 07.11.15

Celebrating death on a rainy Saturday afternoon doesn’t usually feature on people’s weekend to-do-lists… But when that includes, tacos, churros, tequila and The Horrors I’m pretty sure most would come around… Did I mention churros? Wahaca brought the vibrancy of…

LIVE: Liverpool Music Week 22-31.10.15

It seems having to update the events calendar is becoming more familiar by the day for Liverpool’s strong, gig-going community. Days booked off work; pulling sickies; or maybe working out a way to perform at them all for some folks,…

PREVIEW: Raindance Film Festival

The 23rd Annual Raindance Film Festival opened this week with the world premiere of American spy thriller Newcomer, starring BIFA winner James Floyd (My Brother The Devil) and Anthony LaPaglia, winner of a Golden Globe for his role in Without…

LIVE: Reading Festival, 28th – 30th August 2015

As one of the biggest festivals in the UK, Reading is always going to come in for some stick from ‘festival purists’. The commercial nature and heavily sponsored image of the world famous event makes certain would-be festival goers claim…

LIVE: Nozstock Festival, Hereford 24-26 July 2015

Within moments of campers arriving and the festival kicking off, Nozstock’s eclecticism was made clear. Stages were christened by the weird and wonderful (though some certainly strayed more towards the former) and by the evening everyone was well and truly…