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Isle of Wight Festival – The Golden Music Event of the Year!

What’s all the fuss about? Isle of Wight have announced a huge line up to claim top spot of all the festivals this year! At the Event Production Awards held at The Novotel in London at the start of the year, Isle of Wight Festival was named the Music Event of 2017, ahead of Glastonbury, better than Reading/Leeds and significantly in front of any other competition like Latitude and Boomtown… Keep Reading

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Cool Britannia Festival welcomes Dr Haze’s Freak Show at Knebworth

This summer sees the launch of a brand new epic music festival Cool Britannia — which will take place at Knebworth — the stately home of rock. Next to some of the best of British rock and dance music Cool Britannia will host ‘Dr Haze’s Freak Show – Featuring Acts From The Infamous Circus of Horrors’. Audiences can get their chills and thrills from an array of acts – including… Keep Reading

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Kendal Calling Announce More Acts for 2018

The first new name added to the bill today is the proclaimed ‘King Of The North’, Bugzy Malone. One of the most exciting figures in British grime, the star has become a name that thousands in the genre can’t look away from, with tracks such as ‘Beauty and the Beast’ and ‘Memory Lane’ bursting into the charts. No stranger to Kendal Calling, the Manchester native returns to the festival this… Keep Reading

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Fourth Annual Northern Invasion, Somerset, WI May 12th/13th!

Northern Invasion is coming back to it’s Somerset campsite with an amazing lineup! I don’t know how they managed it, but Northern Invasion managed to bill one of the best lineups I have seen in years. The headliners for the two night show contain some of Rock’s biggest names from the last two decades. Headlining Saturday night is the prog/heavy metal syndicate Avenged Sevenfold.  Closing out the night with Avenged… Keep Reading

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2000 Trees Festival’s Fourth Announcement has arrived!

The notorious 2000 Trees Festival has announced it’s fourth wave of bands. Joining the already packed out line-up this year is: Frightened Rabbit, Blood Red Shoes, Black Honey, And So I Watch You From Afar, Queen Kwong, Blood Command, Brutus, as well as some new and exciting UK bands in the form of Dead!, Funeral Shakes, Gloo, Nova Twins, Souer and more! Frightened Rabbit commented “We’re so pleased to be… Keep Reading

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Isle Of Wight Festival 2018 Announce Sigrid, The Wombats, Rak-Su, Travis, The Pretty Things & 13 More Acts

Today, The Isle of Wight Festival 2018 announces 18 new acts to be added to the bill. Travis, The Wombats, Rak-Su, Sigrid, Hot Dub Time Machine, Hurts, The Pretty Things, LANY, Bang Bang Romeo, Hudson Taylor, Kara Marni, SG Lewis, Gerry Cinnamon, Wild Front, Paradisia, Slydigs, Mullally and T.Rextasy. They join headliners Depeche Mode, The Killers, Kasabian, Liam Gallagher as well as Camila Cabello, The Script, Rita Ora, Van Morrison,… Keep Reading

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Atmosphere Music Festival, 26th May 2018

Rather like Kevin Costner in Field Of Dreams, Dave Hume is a man with a mission. Along with his brother Harry growing up in Mossley, he has always had a dream to bring a real music festival to his home town, and with the Atmosphere Festival on May 26th at Mossley Football Club he has achieved that ambition. With his company Ginger Pigeon Promotions Dave has cut his promoting teeth… Keep Reading

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Live at Leeds Announce The Vaccines

Full to the brim with the very best new music names, Live At Leeds is once again the definitive destination to find the essential sounds for the year ahead – cementing its position as the leading new music event of 2018 with even more incredible names confirmed for May 5th, and their biggest lineup to date. Topping the bill with what’s sure to be a definitive Live At Leeds moment… Keep Reading

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Atmosphere Festival 2018 Seel Park,Mossley 26th May

Rather like Kevin Costner in Field Of Dreams, Dave Hume is a man with a mission. Along with his brother Harry growing up in Mossley, he has always had a dream to bring a real music festival to his home town, and with the Atmosphere Festival on May 26th at Mossley Football Club he has achieved that ambition. With his company Ginger Pigeon Promotions Dave has cut his promoting teeth… Keep Reading

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Bluedot – Slowdive, George Fitzgerald, Craig Charles, Robin Ince, Ana Matronic & Many More Added To Bluedot.

Bluedot Festival announces more names for incredible music, culture and science programme this summer at Jodrell Bank. A truly unmissable festival experience set against a backdrop like no other, bluedot continues to expand its stellar lineup for 2018. Today the festival announces a whole host of new names, who join the previously announced The Chemical Brothers, The Flaming Lips, Future Islands, The Halle and many many more, all adding to… Keep Reading

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Handmade Festival Announce Final Wave Of Bands For 2018

Handmade Festival will be returning to Leicester’s O2 Academy in 2018 for two days of the finest music, comedy, art, film, performance and photography, hand-picked and carefully curated. The festival will take place on 5th & 6th May 2018. Last month, Handmade Festival announced the second wave of bands for the 2018 music programme, and now they are thrilled to announce the final line-up additions. The full line-up is as follows: CIRCA WAVES… Keep Reading

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Final Artist Announced for Saturday Main Stage at Pennfest

Returning On The 20th-21st JulY 2018 With A Full Line Up Now Confirmed Final Artist Now Confirmed For  Saturday Main Stage Following another sell out event last summer, Penn Street in Buckinghamshire is once again set to be home to a two-day music festival with camping and glamping available. Friday The Kaiser Chiefs Feeder, Example + DJ Wire, Gabrielle Aplin, The Bluetones, Roots Manuva, Goldie Lookin Chain Legends Set Friday… Keep Reading

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Slam Dunk Festival Confirms The Audition (Worldwide Reunion Exclusive), Reel Big Fish, Goldfinger and ROAM for May Weekender! 

Showing no signs of slowing down, Slam Dunk Festival have unveiled even more names for the almighty alternative extravaganza. Emo-rock heartthrobs The Audition, ska masters Reel Big Fish, highly-revered Goldfinger and fast-rising pop-punk undergrads ROAM will all be heading to Leeds, Hatfield and Birmingham over the May bank holiday weekend!Responsible for singalong pop-rock hybrid hits such as ‘Warm Me Up’, ‘Approach The Bench’, and ‘Don’t Be So Hard’ that soundtracked… Keep Reading

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Star Shaped Festival at O2 Academy Brixton – Ocean Colour Scene to headline

Star Shaped Festival is back and bigger than ever in 2018. Following two completely sold out years, the much-loved Star Shaped Festival returns on Saturday 29 September, taking over London’s iconic O2 Academy Brixton and celebrating the indie genre for a nine-hour marathon of live music and class DJs. The festival has become renowned by fans of the music and the artists who made this period what it was as… Keep Reading

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The Isle Of Wight Festival 2018 Have Added 23 Acts To The 50th Anniversary Line-Up.

The Isle of Wight Festival 2018 announces 23 new acts to be added to the bill. Camila Cabello, Manic Street Preachers, Chase & Status, Nile Rodgers & CHIC, Haçienda Classiçal, Rita Ora, Jessie J, Kodaline, Soul II Soul, Feeder, Circa Waves, Sheryl Crow, Tom Grennan, Walking on Cars, The Skids, Louise, Ten Tonnes, Tokio Myers, The Professionals, Get Cape.Wear Cape.Fly, Rothwell, Judas, Catherine McGrath. They join headliners Depeche Mode, The… Keep Reading

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100 Days to ‘Let’s Rock The Moor’

100 Day Countdown to Let’s Rock the Moor! The Retro Festival Will Be Returning on the 19th May 2018 for the big 10-year anniversary PARTY! Let’s Rock the Moor will be returning to Marsh Meadow, Cookham on Saturday 19th May 2018 and celebrating its 10th festival anniversary in style! With an amazing line-up of artists (including The Retrobate Party Live) bringing you the very best of the 80’s and an… Keep Reading

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2018 Kendal Calling Line Up: See You In The Fields…

Kendal Calling Announce Their 2018 line-up The 12th year on Kendal Calling is upon us and as always, the team deliver. Rumours have been flying around the twittersphere for the past couple of weeks to which, I’m sure has caused a few headaches and late nights! Never the less, its here… One thing you gotta love about Kendal Calling is the variety of appearances and the lengths the organisers go to,… Keep Reading

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Rock Werchter 2018 Adds Vince Staples, Jack Johnson, Fever Ray, Angus & Julia Stone And Many More

One of the most revered festivals in Europe, Rock Werchter 2018 has announced another stunning wave of acts for the July weekender. Since its inception in 1975, Werchter’s festival park has become a beacon for contemporary music and history-defining live performances, and 2018 promises to be yet another landmark festival experience.Mastermind behind sensational rap classics such as ‘Norf Norf’ and ‘Big Fish’, Vince Staples will be heading to Rock Werchter,… Keep Reading

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More Bands Announced for 2000 Trees!

2000 Trees have just announced a few more bands playing this year! Enter Shikari have been the second headline act to be announced joining At The Drive In, who have announced that this will be their only UK show this year. Boston Manor, Black Foxxes, Conjurer, SHVPES, Holding Absence, Holiday Oscar, Chapter and Verse and Loathes have also been announced for the three day festival. With more bands still set… Keep Reading

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Arctic Monkeys Lead The Second Wave Of Acts For Flow Festival

One of the most beloved and requested rock bands of today, Arctic Monkeys will release their long-awaited sixth album after a lengthy hiatus. Known for their clever, satirical lyrics and their ability to combine surprising instruments and styles, yet still keeping their remarkable style, Arctic Monkeys will be the must-see at Flow Festival this year. Since their Mercury prize-winning debut album ‘Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not’,… Keep Reading

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