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Theatre News: Buxton Fringe announces new entry procedure

Buxton Festival Fringe 2021 will open for entries this year with an improved and easier entry procedure. The annual festival, which began in 1980, is one of the largest open-access arts festivals in the country and, like other events this year such as the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, had to move events online this year. Fringe […]Read More

Festival News: 2000Trees

With 2000 Trees a month away, the festival organisers have confirmed the line-up for the Forest Sessions Stage. Saturday night Main Stage headliners Deaf Havana lead the line-up for the forest stage but they’ll also be joined by YONAKA, Holding Absence, Grace Petrie, Cavetown and The Skints for some intimate performances. In addition, there will […]Read More

Festival Review: Slam Dunk 2019

Slam Dunk North moved into its new home at Temple Newsam this weekend with the leafy surroundings and grand manor as its backdrop the festival felt it had finally grown-up. Having lost the Midlands leg of Slam Dunk and moving away from the city centre in Leeds had felt like an risky punt to take […]Read More

Festival Review: Live At Leeds 2019

There are many things that Leeds covets as a city – cheap beers, being the birthplace of M&S – but perhaps its most precious asset is its thudding music scene, and with it, the annual Live At Leeds Festival. Kicking off my day at 3pm were the floppy-haired rockers Drenge at O2 Academy, who wryly […]Read More

Over 60 New Acts Confirmed For Download Festival 2018

Over 60 new acts have been confirmed for Download Festival 2018. Having already announced Avenged Sevenfold, Ozzy Osbourne and Guns ‘N’ Roses as their headliners, the rock and metal festival is now starting to take shape with this latest announcement. Joining the Main Stage at Download Festival this year are old favourites like Black Stone […]Read More

Interview: DMA’s

Will Fisher witnessed DMA’s offhandedly stylish performance at Kendal Calling 2017 and caught up with guitarist Johnny Took from the band to talk about their debut album, festival season and… house plants.Read More

Festival Review: Isle of Wight Festival 2017

Festival season has come around once again and many savvy festival goers headed to polling stations to vote on the 8th June before beginning their weekend at the first major UK festival of the year on the Isle of Wight. Indie-rock band Misfires made an appearance in the ‘Jack Rocks with This Feeling’ stage, putting […]Read More

Review: Slam Dunk Festival 2017

Rou Reynolds, frontman of Enter Shikari asks, “Are you all feeling suitably nostalgic?”. While the Main Stage crowd roars back, the affirmation feels something like a simple answer because actually, no, as they rattle through their decade-old debut album ‘Take To The Skies’ it actually feels more relevant than ever before. With the lights and […]Read More