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Boomtown-Festival-2014

Boomtown Festival 2014

Matterly Bowl, Near Winchester, Hampshire
Utter madness... in a good way... Boomtown fair was the ultimate escape for those who love a good old fashioned rave! In the rain. Read more...


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Rewind-Festival

Rewind Festival

Temple Island Meadows, Henley-On-Thames
80s FESTIVAL Rewind went off with a boom this weekend – and it wasn’t just the fireworks – it was the Boomtown Rat himself, Sir Bob Geldof. Read more...

The-Relentless-Stage

The Relentless Stage

Leeds Festival 2014
Leeds Festival 2014 had a line-up to boot this year, so we pulled on our wellies and made our way up north to check it all out! Read more...

Sunflowerfest-2014

Sunflowerfest 2014

Tubby's Farm, Hillsborough, Co Down, Northern Ireland
Sunflowerfest is a weekend festival of music, arts and entertainment that takes place on a farm a dozen or so miles from Belfast. Read more...


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Red-Bull-Music-Academy-2014

Red Bull Music Academy 2014

Notting Hill Carnival
The spirit of Carnival charged full throttle through the crowd under the Westway, defying the rain-soaked pavements and sombre skies to bring the heat for the R... Read more...

Cambridge-Folk-Festival

Cambridge Folk Festival

Cherry Hinton Hall, Cambridge
Twenty five years on from my first Cambridge Folk Festival and twenty two since my last, I thought that their 50th anniversary Read more...

Ghostface-Killah

Ghostface Killah

RBMA, Shoreditch House
Shoreditch House was THE place to be on Monday night, as hip hop heavyweight Ghostface Killah performed at an exclusive gig for Red Bull Music Academy. Read more...

Jungle

Jungle

Heineken Ignite London
With a headline performance by London-based collective, Jungle, supported by Beaty Heart, Heineken offered guests the chance to experience an exclusive gig at t... Read more...

Hevy-Fest

Hevy Fest

Port Lympne Wild Animal Park, Kent
Hevy Fest returned to it's usual festival spirit this year in Port Lympne Wild Animal Park, with cutting edge and nostalgic acts. Boasting an awesome, albeit sm... Read more...

Umbria-Rock-Festival

Umbria Rock Festival

Italy
We flew out to the beautiful Perugia in Italy for the very first edition of the Umbria Rock Festival. Located about 40 minutes from Perugia, the beautiful town ... Read more...

Courtney-Love

Courtney Love

You Know My Name Tour - Australia
Whether you love or hate her, there is no denying that Courtney Love is hypnotic on stage. Opening with Wedding Day at Festival Hall in Melbourne, on her ‘You K... Read more...

Standon-Calling

Standon Calling

Standon, Ware, Hertfordshire
Standon 2014 was a bit like taking a time capsule back to the 70s. Read more...

68

'68

The Cricketers, Kingston
Josh Scogin debuts his latest seminal project the '68 in the U.K with abundant energy and promise Read more...

Darren-Coggan

Darren Coggan

Peace Train: The Cat Stevens Story
Peace Train: The Cat Stevens Story is part concert and part bio, and a must-see for all Cat Stevens fans. Darren Coggan’s innate ability to personify, Yusuf Isl... Read more...

Secret-Garden-Party

Secret Garden Party

Abbots Ripton, Cambridge
Last weekend we headed to Abbots Ripton for the festival full of bohemian free-loving, where glitter (and lots of it) is a must on entry... we are of course tal... Read more...

Bastille

Bastille

HP Connected, Scala
On what had been one of, if not the hottest week of the year so far, Dan Smith and co played an epic set in Scala, Kings Cross’ intimate multi story club. Read more...

Elbow

Elbow

Eden Sessions - Eden Project
Elbow and Doves have been bosom buddies since they both emerged from the Manchester Indie scene back in the late 90's, so it's not surprising to see Jimi Goodwi... Read more...

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Pet-Shop-Boys

Pet Shop Boys

Royal Albert Hall - Prom 8
Pet Shop Boys go all classical - and hit a few flat notes. In recent years, pop duo Pet Shop Boys have been involved in a range of projects. Read more...

Pixies

Pixies

Eden Sessions - Eden Project
Black/Frank/Charles, whatever he's calling himself these days, leads the band, including new bassist Paz Lenchantin onto the stage and after a stuttering start ... Read more...

2000-Trees-Festival

2000 Trees Festival

Upcote Farm, Cheltenham
In the beautiful surroundings of Upcote Farm in Cheltenham, 2000 Trees festival is a gem of a find if you’ve been lucky enough…I found this festival in 2008 whe... Read more...

Raleigh-Ritchie

Raleigh Ritchie

Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen
Thursday evening saw a host of talent grace the stage at Hoxton Square Bar and Kitchen. The relatively small venue found itself full up with music lovers expect... Read more...

Lovebox-Festival

Lovebox Festival

Hackney, London
In the blazing hot sunshine, we headed over to Victoria Park in Hackney on Friday and Saturday for the annual Lovebox Festival. Read more...

The-Afghan-Whigs

The Afghan Whigs

The Electric Ballroom, London
The Afghan Whigs dressed all in black, look big, powerful and intimidating as they dominate a rather cramped stage. Read more...

Franz-Ferdinand

Franz Ferdinand

Summer Series at Somerset House
The Glaswegian indie band are back after an absence from the music scene for some years with an outstanding new album release in 2013 aptly titled 'Right Though... Read more...

Electric-Daisy-Carnival

Electric Daisy Carnival

Milton Keynes Bowl
Saturday 12th July saw one of the most renowned dance music festivals take place at super venue, the Milton Keynes Bowl. Read more...

Neil-Young

Neil Young

British Summer Time Festival, Hyde Park
“I can’t tell you what a pleasure it is to be singing on the same stage as Neil Young” said Tom Odel sitting behind his piano on the main stage at Hyde Park. Read more...

Wireless-Festival

Wireless Festival

Finsbury Park/Perry Park
Festival season is fully underway and as the weekend becomes a thing of the past and we trudge in numbers back to work, the memories of Wireless Festival 2014 s... Read more...

Fat-Goth

Fat Goth

T in the Park
You know you're getting old when you observe the line ups for the numerous major summer music festivals and fail to recognise or have any Read more...

Love-Supreme---Jazz-Festival

Love Supreme - Jazz Festival

Brighton
To put it simply the love supreme jazz festival was a saxcess! Read more...

The-Libertines

The Libertines

British Summer Time Festival, Hyde Park
With the odd plastic bottle flying up into the small Ferris wheel beside the stage, The Rifles tore into their set on Saturday afternoon at the British Summer T... Read more...



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