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Download Announces 60 More Bands

Download Festival is thrilled to make its biggest announcement yet by adding over 60 of the world’s biggest rock acts to its unparalleled bill. This includes gigantic arena fillers Shinedown, You Me At Six, Black Stone Cherry, legendary metal outfits Hatebreed, Cradle Of Filth, plus Kerrang! Radio Fresh Blood returns to host The Avalanche Stage with seminal bands such as The Bronx, Less Than Jake and Cancer Bats among many… Keep Reading

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A P E Presents… Catfish And The Bottlemen & Huge Supporting Bill

Catfish and the Bottlemen will be bringing their classic alternative rock to East London’s Victoria Park as the final stand-alone headliner to be announced for APE Presents….. Alongside are a supporting lineup including Blossoms, The Hunna, Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes, The Neighbourhood and The Amazons with more to come. Since bursting into the public consciousness with their debut platinum album The Balcony, Catfish and the Bottlemen have grown to become… Keep Reading

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Camden Rocks Back June 2nd 2018

Camden Rocks Festival to return June 2nd 2018, Maximo Park have been confirmed as headliners. Post punk legends Public Image Limited (PiL) set to play the festival for the first time Following a sold-out sixth year in 2017, Camden Rocks Festival has today announced the first acts for the 2018 line-up and the acclaimed annual North London event is confirmed to take place this coming June 2nd.Set to host over… Keep Reading

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NORDIC NOISE FESTIVAL 2018 announce full line-up

Exciting full lineup of the Copenhagen festival revealed: >2018 is the 6th year for the 2-day rock-metal festival NORDIC NOISE taking place on the 11th and 12th of May in Copenhagen, Denmark. Today, NORDIC NOISE presents the full line-up for 2018, and it appears to be the heaviest one yet: Friday the 11th of May: SCORPIONS TRIBUTE (DK) BLITZKRIEG (UK) IRON ANGEL (DE) MANTICORA (DK) TAINTED LADY (DK) ANNOMINUS (DK) Saturday the 12th… Keep Reading

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New Acts Announced For Mad Cool Festival

After the much-anticipated announcement of headliners Pearl Jam, Mad Cool have today announced 31 new acts to their already star-studded 2018 line-up. New acts include Franz Ferdinand, Tame Impala and Glass Animals, amongst many more… Australian psych band Tame Impala will return to Madrid five years after their last visit to the city and the Scots Franz Ferdinand will pull out all the stops for their much-anticipated set. Another great… Keep Reading

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Handmade Festival Announce First 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. As such, Handmade Festival are very excited to announce the first wave of bands for the 2018 music programme:   Circa Waves /Idles / Little Comets / Dinosaur Pile Up / Protomartyr /… Keep Reading

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Slam Dunk Festivals Announce Two Headline Artists

One of 2017’s most guarded secrets can now be revealed… Slam Dunk Festival will have not one, but two major headline artists! Pop-punk titans Good Charlotte will be joining the previously announced emo-rock legends Jimmy Eat World. Their co-headline performance is set to be a defining moment for the festival as it marks the Slam Dunk Festival debut of both show-stopping artists. This ground-breaking line-up news will also see PVRIS,… Keep Reading

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Pennfest 2018 Announce The Kaiser Chiefs As Friday Headliner

Pennfest 2018 – “The Biggest To Date” with a huge Friday Headline Following another sell out event this summer, Penn Street in Buckinghamshire is once again set to be home to a two-day music festival with camping. Pennfest returns on the weekend of the 20th and 21st July 2018.   Phase 1 acts (for Friday) are now confirmed: The Kaiser Chiefs (Friday night headliner) Feeder, Example + DJ Wire, Gabrielle Aplin, The Bluetones,… Keep Reading

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Isle Of Wight Festival Announce Depeche Mode, The Killers, Kasabian & Liam Gallagher

As tickets go on sale, The Isle of Wight Festival 2018 is excited to announce Depeche Mode, The Killers, Kasabian and Liam Gallagher, as this year’s headliners. The Script, Van Morrison, Blossoms and James Bay will also perform at the 50th anniversary of the first event in 1968. John Giddings of Isle of Wight Festival, says: “This year’s line-up brings together the best bands of the moment. This is a… Keep Reading

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Bloodstcok Welcome Doro, Fozzy, Bloodbath and Septicflesh

Bloodstcok are excited to announce four more additions to their August 2018 line-up. German metal legend, Doro will be our Friday night Sophie Lancaster stage headliner!  With a career spanning over 30 years and 17 studio albums under her belt (including 4 with Warlock), Doro’s current label Nuclear Blast recently celebrated her 30 year anniversary with a 3 DVD box set, ‘Strong & Proud’; a great place to start if… Keep Reading

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Slam Dunk Festival Announce The First Six Acts For 2018

Renowned for their large line-up and packed days, Slam Dunk Festival has announced the first 6 bands playing next years dates! Jimmy Eat World will appear at their debut Slam Dunk Festival appearance as headline act. They will be joined by emo leaders Taking Back Sunday party-starters Four Year Strong, post-hardcore heroes Sleeping With Sirens, pop-punk’s hottest property State Champs and fast-rising mob Trash Boat, all of which are poised… Keep Reading

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Rec Rock Festival 2017, Buxworth, Peak District

A festival on top of a hill in the Peak District, mid September after four days of rain and severe storm warnings sounds like a disaster waiting to happen, but this years Rec Rock Festival turned out to be one of the best festivals of the season. A purely for charity event, this 3 day festival saw some of the best upcoming bands from the UK playing across three stages,… Keep Reading

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Bingley Music Live 2017

Bingley Music Live was my very first exploration into concert photography and so certainly holds fond memories for me. This festival has grown in the 10 plus years it has been running, from a local “Party in the Park” into one of the most popular festivals of the summer season. Over the years, the line-up has seen the appearance of summer of the biggest artists of the 70’s, 80’s and… Keep Reading

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All Set & Ready To Rock: Bingley Music Live 2017

Bingley Music Festival Myrtle Park is set to host something very special as Bingley Music Festival returns to the leafy setting for another year on 1st to 3rd of September. The festival, which is now in it͛s 11th year, burst onto the festival circuit back in 2007 and has quickly become one of Yorkshire͛s most celebrated outdoor music events. Returning bigger and better than ever, Bingley Music Festival is spread… Keep Reading

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FOTF Joins Rec Rock Festival For Their 3rd Year

Fundraising boutique music festival, Rec Rock returns to rock the High Peak for a third year! Rec Rock is coming to Buxworth with an even bigger line-up. The High Peak music festival Rec Rock is returning to Buxworth this September for an extended weekend Friday 15th to Sunday 17th, with a larger than ever line-up – including a range of Northern talent, hot indie and rock acts and entertainment for all… Keep Reading

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Kendal Calling 2017: An Outstanding Commitment By All!

Thursday the 27th of July 2017 was marked into British musical history as crowds, bands and rain all cascaded into Lowther Deer Park for the 12th rendition of the magnificent Kendal Calling. Keeping with it’s seemingly unstoppable growth the festival continued to shine this year with bigger acts, bigger crowds and the same goodwill and organisation that is quickly becoming the trademark asset, it has become the perfect blend of… Keep Reading

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Hope & Glory Announce Final Editions & Surprises

With just one week to go until Liverpool’s newest boutique festival HOPE & GLORY takes over the city centre, the festival are pleased to announce more exciting editions and surprises to an already spectacular array of live music and entertainment taking place across the weekend of the 4th, 5th and 6th of August. Alongside the previously announced Black Grape, the first 1,200 early birds to purchase festival tickets, will also… Keep Reading

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Blackthorn Music Festival 2017

As the summer get under way and all the bands prepare for their trek around the festival circuit, once again Blackthorn Festival provides the perfect springboard for the smaller bands on their way up the music ladder. Set in the beautiful Cheshire countryside Blackthorn is a smallish very friendly festival where band, fans and music business types all mingle and chat together with no real backstage areas. The four stages… Keep Reading

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Tramlines Festval 2017

So this weekend saw the return of Tramlines festival hit Sheffield. A three day inner city music festival. The line-up consists of national and local artists with headliners this year such as The Libertines, Toots and the Metals, All Saint, The Coral, Kano and We are Scientists.   Now in its 9th year the festival seems to ramp up it game and attract bigger names every year. The festival takes place at… Keep Reading

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Happy Mondays added to Kendal Calling lineup

Happy Mondays added as surprise special guests in association with with Amazon music. Kendal Calling has been named as UK’s best small festival by Skiddle. Famed for bringing the best musical acts to the beautiful Lake District and selling out in record-breaking time year upon year, Kendal Calling adds another accolade to its name as popular events and ticketing agent, Skiddle, crowns Kendal Calling as the ‘UK’s Best Small Festival’… Keep Reading

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