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Camden Rocks FOTF Top Picks Part 1

With Camden Rocks looking set to be bigger than ever this year with over 200 bands, here’s our FOTF Top picks. With Bands such as The Coral, Milburn and Carl Barrat and Reverend and the Makers toping the headline list, there are literally 100’s more that are a must see! All tickets to the fifth year event in 2016 sold out and 2017 looks set to be no different. £39.50 get… Keep Reading

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Tramlines 2017 Set To Be Biggest Yet

Organisers of the biggest event in Sheffield’s musical calendar – the annual inner-city music festival Tramlines – have unveiled the full lineup for its 2017 event. The festival will take place from Friday 21st to Sunday 23rd July, with UK rap queen Lady Leshurr and dancehall duo The Heatwave among the final additions as well as breaking artists Ms Banks and Our Girl. The Libertines All Saints / Kano / Metronomy… Keep Reading

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Creamfields: BBC Music Introducing Launches First Dedicated Dance

BBC Music Introducing will be launching at Creamfields 2017, it’s first ever dedicated electronic stage, welcoming a selection of specially curated under-the-radar electronic artists from around the UK. We’re proud to welcome to Creamfields this year BBC Music Introducing, who will be hosting a stage at the festival for the first time. BBC Music Introducing have nurtured the careers of some of the world’s biggest artists including James Bay, Florence… Keep Reading

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Lechlade Festival Announces Full Line-Up

Lechlade Music Festival organisers have announced the full line line-up for the 3-day May event. Taking place in the beautiful Cotswolds market town of Lechlade on Thames over the bank holiday weekend from 26th to 28th May. The boutique festival boasts riverfront glamping, artisan ales and fabulous food in a country park setting alongside the River Thames. Now in its seventh year, the diversity of bands highlights the wide range… Keep Reading

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Handmade Festival 2017, The 02, Leicester

Hand made festival returned for its annual shenanigans at the 02 in Leicester this weekend, spread over 3 days with a pretty full on 75 band strong line up. Friday night remains a pub and club night in various city locations, however Saturday and Sunday see the festival well and truly planted in the 02 Academy within the grounds of the Uni. City festivals seem to be on the rise… Keep Reading

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Gigantic Indie All Dayer 2017 At Manchester Academy

The return of Gigantic Indie All Dayer for a fourth massive volume. Better think again on scaling back your swelling record collection – as today, we are thrilled to announce the return of the festival that has always believed that bigger is better. We are delighted to reveal an all new line up of classic indie for 2017’s… GIGANTIC INDIE ALL DAYER VOL 4… A BIG, BIG LOVE… Renowned for… Keep Reading

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Lechlade Festival 2017 Announces Weekend Headliners

Lechlade Festival organisers have received a record number of applications from bands and performers for the 2017 music festival. Applications closed on 30th November with over 900 applications waiting to be considered by the festival team. “We listen to every single application,” said Festival Director Jennie Rainsford, “the team meet regularly over 4 months to listen to and watch the submissions, we call it our ‘Listening Lounge’ sessions. We pride… Keep Reading

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Music News: Cotton Clouds Festival 2017 Revealed

Announcing the arrival of an all-new festival that has its feet firmly off the ground… Get ready for:  Cotton Clouds Festival 2017. Featuring a stratospheric line up and set amidst the heavenly vista of the stunning Peak District National Park, Cotton Clouds is a wonderful new addition to the UK festival calendar. Taking place on 12th of August and boasting a bill that’s simply bursting with pop pedigree, the one-day extravaganza… Keep Reading

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Slam Dunk Festival 2017

THE GOSPEL YOUTH, OCEAN GROVE, VUKOVI, AREA 11, SYLAR, HOMEBOUND, CASEY AND MAKEOUT ANNOUNCED FOR SLAM DUNK FESTIVAL 2017 JOINING HEADLINERS ENTER SHIKARI PLUS BEARTOOTH, NECK DEEP, TONIGHT ALIVE, DON BROCO, AGAINST ME! AND MANY MORE ACROSS THE FESTIVAL MORE ACTS AND 6 MORE STAGE SPLITS STILL TO BE REVEALED **SLAM DUNK FESTIVAL SOUTH – SOLD OUT** SLAM DUNK FESTIVAL MIDLANDS – SATURDAY 27TH MAY – BIRMINGHAM, NEC SLAM DUNK… Keep Reading

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Hope & Glory 2017 Announces Ticket Payment Plan For Just £29.50

DO NOT miss out on the debut year of this festival! Hope & Glory 2017 is set to be one of the festivals of the year and its now easier than ever for anyone to go! From 6pm tonight (Thursday 23rd Feb 2017) you will be able to take part in the festivals payment plan for just £29.50. The festival will be taking place on the 5th & 6th August at Liverpool’s St… Keep Reading

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Castlefield Bowl: Richard Ashcroft, Hacienda, James & Blossoms – Get Tickets

Each year the Manchester’s Castlefield Bowl ‘Sounds of the City’ line up has got bigger and bigger and 2017 is no exception. As good as the following bands look as far as line ups go – is there one more HUGE band yet to be announced? This year we are treated to the following: Fri 30th June – Richard Ashcroft – Get Tickets Sat 1st July Hacienda Classical– Get Tickets… Keep Reading

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Subterranean Festival 2017

The line-up for the first ever Subterranean Festival, a brand new indie and rock festival in the heart of Cambridge which takes place on Saturday 23 September, has just been announced. Headlining the Underworld stage are Scottish three-piece rock band The Amorettes who will be bringing their distinctive style to the Festival. Since they exploded onto the music scene with the release of their album Game On, they have toured… Keep Reading

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COPENHELL adds to the final lineup!

Slayer, Alter Bridge, The Dillinger Escape Plan…See who else is on! COPENHELL, Denmark’s all-metal/hardrock festival on June 22-24, announce today the bands to finalize this year’s festival lineup. Adding to the already impressive program with bands like System Of A Down and Prophets Of Rage, we’re excited about Slayer and the extremists BÆST and The Dillinger Escape Plan!! They weren’t supposed to come back, plus Dillinger recently had a bus crash where they… Keep Reading

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Wirral Live 2017

The Wirral Festival 2017 Looking like its going to be a right good old knees up! Chairman Mark Palios said: “We’re really excited about being able to bring three great days of music to the people of Wirral. There is nowhere else on the Wirral that could host an event like Wirral Live. Madness 19th May The Libertines | The Corral | Reverend and the Makers 20th May “This event could be… Keep Reading

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1000Trees Festival 2017 Announces Headliners

37 brilliant acts also announced today including: NOTHING BUT THIEVES, JAMIE LENMAN and PULLED APART BY HORSES The multi-award-winning 2000trees Festival is a 10,000 capacity music festival set in the rolling Cotswold Hills. You’ll get two nights camping (three if you attend Thursday Early Entry night) and a friendly, intimate atmosphere – plus amazing food and locally produced ciders, ales & lagers. 2000trees Festival is all about the music, with… Keep Reading

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Stellar Line Up For Camden Rocks 2017

Sheffield’s recently reformed indie pioneers Milburn have joined the line-up for Camden Rocks Festival, alongside Camden’s own Carl Barat & The Jackals, The Rifles, The King Blues, The Membranes and many more. Following a sold-out fifth year in 2016, this year will see Camden Rocks Festival up the stakes again, set to host a staggering 250 bands and artists across 25 of Camden Town’s venues on June 3rd 2017. “We can’t wait to play this year’s Camden Rocks… Keep Reading

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FOTF Top Picks for Kendal Calling 2017

As Kendal Calling Release their stunning line up for this years festival, heres the FOTF top picks. With the likes of  the Phonics, Manics, Franz and Brian Wilson taking up the spot light this year, there are plenty of must see bands who have impressed us all year round.  Last years Kendal Calling was another complete sell-out and having once again won Best Medium Festival at the UK Festival Awards, the first acts… Keep Reading

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Download Festival Reveal another 48 Bands

STEEL PANTHER, A DAY TO REMEMBER, THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN, SUICIDAL TENDENCIES, IN FLAMES, KVELERTAK, BARONESS, HACKTIVIST, CREEPER, MOOSE BLOOD AND MORE JOIN THE WORLD’S BIGGEST AND BEST ROCK AND METAL EVENT GET TICKETS Download Festival, the world’s premier rock and metal event has made an unprecedented announcement, adding over forty of the world’s biggest bands to an unparalled bill including Steel Panther, A Day To Remember, The Dillinger Escape Plan,… Keep Reading

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Handmade Festival 2017

Handmade Festival will be returning to Leicester’s O2 Academy in 2017 for two days of the finest music, comedy, art, film, performance and photography, hand-picked and carefully curated. The festival will take place on 29th and 30th April 2017. In December 2016 Handmade Festival announced the first wave of bands for the 2017 music programme: Twin Atlantic, Frightened Rabbit, British Sea Power, Pulled Apart By Horses, Honeyblood, JAWS, Muncie Girls,… Keep Reading

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