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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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Handmade Festival Announces Second Wave of Acts.

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. The festival will take place on 5th & 6th May 2018.Last month, Handmade Festival announced the first wave of bands for the 2018 music programme, and now they are thrilled to announce the new line-up additions with the second wave of bands. The full line-up so far is… Keep Reading

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Third Wave Of Acts For Slam Dunk Announced

Slam Dunk Festival Announces Third Wave Of Acts Twin Atlantic, The Skints, Zebrahead, Set Your Goals, Northlane, Comeback Kid, Counterparts, Capdown, Save Ferris, Broadside and Can’t Swim joining co-headliners Good Charlotte and Jimmy Eat World SLAM DUNK FESTIVAL NORTH – SATURDAY 26TH MAY –  LEEDS  CITY CENTRESLAM DUNK FESTIVAL SOUTH – SUNDAY 27TH MAY –  HATFIELD PARKSLAM DUNK FESTIVAL MIDLANDS – BANK HOLIDAY MONDAY 28TH MAY – BIRMINGHAM NEC Already… Keep Reading

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2000 Trees 2018 Announces First Lot of Acts!

The festival taking place mid-July in Cheltenham has announced it’s first lot of bands for this year. At the Drive In have been the first headliner to be announced for the festival, with Creeper, Arcane Roots, Basement, Hell is for Heroes, Touché Amoré, Turbo Wolf and Gold Key have also being announced on the Radio 1 Rock Show. Radio 1 Rock Show host Daniel P Carter explains it as ‘a… Keep Reading

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Pennfest Lineup Taking Shape For 2018

Returning on the 20th and 21st July with a full lineup confirmed. And The Manics are back in town! Following another sellout last summer in Penn Street in Buckinghamshire is set to be home for the two day music festival with camping and glamping available. Friday Line up Kaiser Chiefs/Example + DJ Wire/Gabrielle Aplin/The Bluetones/Roots Manuva/Goldie Lookin Chain  Legends Set and Many More Saturday Lineup Manic Street Preachers/Lethal Bizzle/Melanie C/Badly… Keep Reading

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Live At Leeds Announces More Acts To The Lineup

As 2018’s festival season draws ever closer, Live At Leeds is once again standing as the ultimate destination to hear the very best in new music Adding a huge raft of names from across the musical landscape. One of the most acclaimed new guitar bands of recent times, The Magic Gang have become unrivalled leaders of soaring indie anthems. Triggering singalongs no matter where they go, the Brighton natives have… Keep Reading

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Blue Dot Announce Full Line UP

Award winning festival bluedot returns to the incredible Jodrell Bank Observatory, home of the iconic Lovell telescope  for a weekend of deep space discovery and superlative sounds. A truly stellar line-up of music featuring 2018 headliners The Chemical Brothers, The Flaming Lips and Future Islands compliments a ground-breaking programme of live science experiments, expert talks and immersive artworks for one of the most unique festival experiences in Europe. The Chemical Brothers… Keep Reading

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