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INTERVIEW: Marika Hackman Talks To FOTF On New Album, UK Dates & Festivals

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Marika Hackman has announced a series of in-store performance around the release of her new album ‘I’m Not Your Man’, out 2nd June on AMF Records (Loyle Carner) and Sub Pop in the US. Two stunning tracks from the album have been released so far, ‘Boyfriend’ and ‘My Lover Cindy’. On the eve of her mini tour, (more about that later), Marika took time out of to talk to Flick…

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Marsicans Announce May, June & Festival Dates

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It’s fair to say that 2017 has so far been a tremendous year for Leeds four-piece Marsicans. It began with the release of their latest single, FRIENDS, the first of a string of scheduled releases on LAB Records planned for this year, which earned an array of hugely positive reviews; and a UK tour with Minnesota’s Hippo Campus, again generating thrillingly enthusiastic reviews. The single itself received repeated plays on…

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Slam Dunk Festival 2017

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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…

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

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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…

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Subterranean Festival 2017

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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…

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1000Trees Festival 2017 Announces Headliners

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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…

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Kendal Calling: Less Than 900 Tickets Left With More Bands Added!

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Artists added to the Tim Peaks and House Party line-ups With the festival season not being able to come sooner, the Tim Peaks and House party stages have had some additional guest’s announced. Tickets for Kendal are running out fast! get yours and don’t miss out! Get Tickets

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Copenhell 2017 adds new names to the festival

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Copenhell – one of Europe’s biggest metal festivals, adds 4 new names to next year’s metal-fest: Once a year since 2010, the earlier B&W shipyard in the north docks of Copenhagen is, for a few days at least, transformed into a mayhem of metal-heads, presenting some of the biggest names in hard rock and metal. After having Black Sabbath grace the stage in 2016, it’s time to start teasing for next year’s…

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REC ROCK FESTIVAL 2016

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For a good cause – Pete Salisbury’s do-good festival, come by if you can: The past few years has seen a proliferation in UK music festivals but with the choice so great some have struggled to attract the crowds. Some of the more successful festivals have been the smaller, more varied independent ones of which the Rec Rock Festival is one. This not for profit community festival is run by The…

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Van’s Warped Tour 2016, Mountain View CA, 6. August

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Van’s Warped Tour once again arrived in Mountain View, CA, and although the date was moved from June to August, the powerful atmosphere still remained throughout the day. As always, the tour garners long lines of diverse people; from small children to grandparents still full of angst, hundreds made their way to Shoreline Amphitheatre harboring excitement as the day begins. Of the seven stages to choose from, I began at…

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2000 Trees Festival 2016

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From 7th July to the 9th July, 2000 Trees was celebrating its 10th Anniversary. The festival priding itself on ‘10 Years of Excellence’ included both big bands and up and coming bands. Flick of the Finger packed its bags and headed to Upcote farm, for a warm, music filled weekend. The festival began on the Thursday, but unfortunately I turned up too late in order to catch my most anticipated…

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Cream Fields 2016: The Full Line up

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Following its 7th consecutive sell-out last year, the UK’s No.1 dance festival Creamfields returns this summer and with a 4th day added has officially become the world’s biggest electronic music festival! The multi award winning Creamfields is undoubtedly a rite of passage for any electronic music fan or artist, with over 70,000 fans flocking from around the world every August Bank Holiday to witness performances from some of the biggest…

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BREAKING: Austria Concert Gun Rampage

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A gunman has opened fire at a concert in the western Austrian town of Nenzing, killing two people before shooting himself dead, police say. Eleven other people were reported injured as the man appeared to fire randomly at about 03:00 local time (01:00 GMT). The facts and what is known so far… VIENNA – Police say a gunman has fired shots into a small crowd attending an open air concert…

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Camden Rocks 2016

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Zebrahead, Black Spiders, Yuck & more confirmed for Camden Rocks 2016 Returning for its fifth year on June 4th, Camden Rocks Festival have just announced Californian skate-punks Zebrahead, power-rock force Black Spiders, and, revered for their brutal live shows, Nottingham’s HECK to join the 2016 bill alongside London’s acclaimed noise-pop connoisseurs Yuck, Finnish glam-metal giants Reckless Love, and many more. The line-up already features some huge names in indie, punk,…

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Download Festival 2016

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Like many UK festivals, Download often finds itself facing the pitfalls of a typical English summer and 2015’s event is no different. Download Festival 2015’s Friday’s headliners Slipknot performed in front of a sea of mud and an intense set of soggy downpours. But thats enough about the shitty UK weather, Who will be smashing the stage this year? Download Festival 2016 Main Acts Friday 10th June Rammstein. Korn. Killswitch Engage. Alien Ant Farm.…

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Reading Leeds Line Up 2016

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Reading Leeds Line Up 2016

Reading Leeds Line Up 2016 Announced Reading Leeds Line Up 2016 has been announced and its looking pretty awesome! Which are you going to? Leeds, Reading? both? the full line up is now starting to look like: Biffy Clyro (co-headline). Fall Out Boy (co-headline). Chvrches. The Vaccines. A$AP Rocky. HAIM. Jack Garratt. The Wombats. Lower Than Atlantis. Asking Alexandria. The Dillinger Escape Plan. Travi$ Scott. G-Eazy. Skindred. Five Finger Death…

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T In The Park – Line Up Announced

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T in the Park have just announced their headliners (Calvin Harris and Red Hot Chili Peppers join The Stone Roses) and a range of other acts including LCD Soundsystem, Jamie xx, Rat Boy and Catfish & The Bottlemen. Following last year’s festival, which hit the new Strathallan site with logistical issues, feared osprey disturbances and a guy who pretended he was trapped in a tent.

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