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Bestival Announces Final Headliner

Busting out from the houses of joy, our mighty main stage is going to take a spanking as we turn up the levels on a Future soundclash that will bring Bestival 2016 to a jubilant close. Announcing not one but two Sunday night headliners, hip-hop will meet dancehall for...

Bestival Reveals Amphitheatre Lineup

Cloaked among luxuriant trees in Bestival’s Ambient Forest lies The Amphitheatre, an enchanted world of arch amusements. Featuring a provocative feast of curious follies by day, and an unmissable whiff of penetrating, tongue in cheek fun by night, this is just one glimpse of The Future at our anthology...

Bestival Unveils More Acts

As Bestival’s luminous dream world draws ever nearer, we have news of a host of amazing new live acts and DJs who will be dropping future sounds among the cosmic campfires, mindful escapism, intergalactic raves and Mexican wrestling when Bestival heads into The Future this coming 8-11 September at...

Bestival’s Spaceport Lineup Revealed

The legendary Port remains missing, its whereabouts unknown but Bestival’s brand new, revolutionary monolith of sound, The Spaceport, is shaping up to be the greatest dance stage ever! Throbbing to an intergalactic soundscape of epic proportions, our seven storey symbol of the future will transmit Bestival’s unique vision of...

Bestival Announces Celebration at Goldsmiths

On 17th June, Bestival, the UK’s official Best Major Festival, will team up with Goldsmiths, University of London to host a unique public celebration of music, arts and culture. Bestival at Goldsmiths will bring the excitement of one of the world’s best festivals to the university’s New Cross campus –...

Latitude Festival Announces New Additions to Dance, Theatre and Music

Today, on International Dance Day, Latitude Festival is delighted to announce its spectacular dance line up, as well as additional theatre and music names for this year’s event which takes place from Thursday 14th to Sunday 17th July 2016 in the stunning grounds of Henham Park, Suffolk.   Curator of the Arts Arenas Tania Harrison says: “Latitude are...

Introducing Birmingham’s Newest Folk Festival

Featuring a specially curated line-up of nationally and internationally renowned artists, alongside profiling local and emerging talents, Imagined Isle celebrates the unique voices and sounds of folk, set against the iconic backdrop of Birmingham’s historic Town Hall, on Thursday 12 May – Monday 16 May. This year’s festival begins...

Bestival Reveals Temple Island Lineup

Shaping the destiny of dance music, our very own rave oasis, Temple Island, has lined-up the heavy hitters to take Bestival into The Future this September in the depths of Robin Hill. Curated in conjunction with Street Team and spanning all flavours of beat behaviour from hip-hop to jungle and almost everything in between, expect a jam-packed weekend of...

Green Man Announces New Additions

We’ve got a freshly picked, bumper batch of names to add to the bountiful selection already adorning this year’s bill. Running from Thursday 18th – Sunday 21st August, we’re elated that LA indie rockers Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zerosare set to join us at the fourteenth Green Man....

Bestival Unveils More Music For The Future

Predicting something very special as we charge inexorably towards The Future, the Bestival crew are set to whet your appetite with a hearty helping of amazing bands and DJs that will be joining The Cure Major Lazer, Diplo, Carl Cox, Fatboy Slim, Bastille, Skepta, Wolf Alice and many more...

Duran Duran to Headline Common People

Set to take our two-day metropolitan jamboree by storm, the Common People crew are delighted to announce that Duran Duran will headline Common People 2016, topping the bill at Oxford’s South Park on Saturday 28th May and then providing a fitting finale for ourSouthampton Common shindig on Sunday 29th...

BBC6 Music Festival Announces Full Line-up

Today, 6 Music revealed the line-up of artists who will be performing at the 6 Music Festival 2016 in Bristol from Friday 12 to Sunday 14 February. The line-up includes Underworld, Foals, Suede, Laura Marling and more. Also confirmed are Roots Manuva, Savages, Roisin Murphy, Misty In Roots, John Grant,...

Green Man Announces 2016 Registration and Presale

Green Man has announced details of Early Bird tickets for next year’s festival – with registration open from today (Tuesday 22nd September). Registration is open for one week only before tickets go on sale at midday on Tuesday 29th September. A limited number of Early Bird Tickets are available only to those who have registered. Green...

Bestival Early Bird Tickets On Sale Now

Bestival 2015 was a psychedelic wonderland that brought the third Summer of Love to life! With a passionate crowd of hippies, ravers and lovers, it was four days of sun-drenched joy. Rob da Bank says: “Thanks a million for making our Summer of Love so spectacular… It was a...

Bestival Announces Carnivale!

Bestival’s Summer of Love is all about going back to our roots. It’s about remembering all the things that got us super-excited about our amazing festival life in the first place, and one of our true loves that’s floated our boat since day dot is off-the-wall carnival action. So...

Festival No.6 Announce James as Fourth Headliner

Festival No.6 – the exhilarating finale of the UK’s summer festival season – has revealed legendary Mancunian indie rockers James as the surprise co-headline act on Sunday night. Following critical acclaim for last year’s La Petite Mort album, the band has been on the road entertaining huge crowds with sets...

More Acts Join Bestival’s Summer Of Love

With over 25 stages, revolutionary soundsystems, zombie love-ins, psychedelic woodland adventures, 24-hour free haircuts, and a host of dazzling new attractions, Bestival’s Summer of Love is already looking pretty damn fit. But as ever, we want to get everyone we love involved, including this rather sultry bunch of musical...

Parklife 2015: Afterlife Parties Announced

Parklife Festival have announced details of their official after party series taking place on Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th June 2015. With an already impressive line-up that includes headliners Disclosure, Rudimental, Ben Howard, Nas, George Ezra, Fatboy Slim, Grace Jones, Wu-Tang Clan, Caribou, Metronomy, Mark Ronson and Jessie Ware,...

Glastonbury Announces New Additions

Florence + the Machine lead the wave of announcements for this year’s Glastonbury festival. The British alternative rock band fronted by Florence Welch were originally tipped to headline, they will perform five years after their last appearance to promote the release of third album ‘How Big, How Blue, How...

Wilderness Add New Additions Including Damian Lazarus and Ásgeir

Damian Lazarus & The Ancient Moon, Ásgeir Trausti, Shamir, Bombino, Lapsey and C.C. Smuglers have been added to the line-up for Wilderness festival. They join previously announced headliners Björk, Ben Howard and George Clinton And Funkadelic/Parliament plus Roisin Murphy, Nick Mulvey, Nils Frahm, Caravan Palace, Hercules And Love Affair, Brandt Brauer...

Bestival Announces Port Line-Up Including Skrillex, Annie Mac, Four Tet

BOOM! And we’re back with Bestival’s epicentre of rave behaviour, The Port. A mind-blowing nautical vision firing the big cannons, our landlocked labour of love is where the dancing party’s at. From amazing pyromaniacs and breath-taking aerial performances, to a staggering DJ line-up that will keep you reaching for those brain-melting lasers...

Green Man Festival Announces Saturday Headliner

Saturday night Mountain Stage headliners Super Furry Animals lead the latest acts announced for The Green Man Festival. Also confirmed are Slowdive, Television playing their seminal 1977 album ‘Marquee Moon’, Public Service Broadcasting, Jamie XX, Temples, The Leisure Society, Marika Hackman, Dan Deacon, White Fence, Natalie Prass, Sturgill Simpson,...

Secret Garden Party Announce New Additions

The Cat Empire, Public Service Broadcasting, Angus & Julia Stone, and Temples lead a wave of new announcements added to the Secret Garden Party. Known for championing tomorrow’s headliner, they have also added some of the most exciting and acclaimed acts to the event including Say Lou Lou, Ibeyi and...

Parklife Announces Lineup

Disclosure and Rudimental will headline the line-up for Parklife Weekender happening for a third year in Manchester’s Heaton Park, over two days on Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th June 2015. The full line up is as follows:  DISCLOSURE * RUDIMENTAL BEN HOWARD  *  GEORGE EZRA  *  NAS performs ‘ILLMATIC’ MARK RONSON * FATBOY SLIM * GRACE JONES * WU TANG CLAN   CARIBOU  *  METRONOMY  *  JESSIE WARE  *  JAMES BLAKE THE ROOTS * JAMES BAY * FKA TWIGS * JUNGLE * LABRINTH   DUKE DUMONT * JAMIE XX * NICOLAS JAAR * SIRIUSMODESELEKTOR EVERYTHING EVERYTHING * HUDSON MOHAWKE * KAYTRANADA TODD TERJE & THE OLSENS  *  MAC DEMARCO  *  CHET FAKER TEN WALLS * TIGA * ACTION BRONSON * EARL SWEATSHIRT * BAAUER HERCULES & LOVE AFFAIR * JESS GLYNNE * FUSE ODG * VIC MENSA LAPSLEY * TALABOMAN * GHOSTPOET * TENSNAKE * ELLA EYRE HENRIK SCHWARZ * MADLIB * RONI SIZE REPRAZENT * CRAZY P BURAKA SOM SISTEMA * TOURIST * JIMMY NAPES * BOB MOSES J.E.T.S. * SEVEN DAVIS JR * BLONDE * NOVELIST * BADBADNOTGOOD DUB PHIZIX & STRATEGY  *  OUTFIT  *  TOM MISCH  *  KIKO BUN  BECKY HILL * KAREN HARDING * SANGO * TEI SHI * BERNARD & EDITH For...