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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...