Tag: festival

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…

SOCCER SIXFEST 2015: Celebrity Football & Live Music

The Darkness, The Enemy, Reverend and the Makers, Hadouken, Rolo Tomassi, Someday I, Hill Valley High, Trampolene, Eliza & The Bear, Dexters, IC1s, Savage Nomads and a large swathe of the UK music world are confirmed for the Soccer SixFest…

FESTIVAL GUIDE: Reading Festival 2015

With a strong and famous history that has seen such diverse acts as Nirvana, Stone Roses, Bjork and Cypress Hill headline it’s main stage, Reading Festival is an iconic and memorable annual event. Pulling in thousands of festival go-ers every…

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…

LIVE: Blissfields Festival 03-04.07.15

As far as small family festivals go, Blissfields is representative: friendly staff, chilled out atmosphere, a couple of big acts and a plethora of ones that no one’s ever heard of and are waiting to be discovered. Below are my…

Sundown announce main stage competition

After the success of the 2014 festival, Norfolk’s Sundown festivalis back, and once again offering new talent the chance to appear on the main stage, alongside the likes of Rudimental, Tinie Tempah and Nero. All that’s required of potential superstars…

Festival No. 6 Announces Woodlands lineup

The Lost in the Woods stage will has been curated by Badly Drawn Boy, Dutch Uncles and Jane Weaver; the first time guest artists have taken control of the stage. Friday sees legendary Mancunian troubadour Badly Drawn Boy performing and…

LIVE: Field Day – Sunday 07.06.15

Mac DeMarco If you need any tips on how to completely steal everyone else’s thunder at a festival, look no further than Mac DeMarco. Bang on time, looking like an indie teenage girls dream in army print dungarees, DeMarco kicks…