Tuesday 26 August 2014

Breakout Festival add more bands

Brighton's Breakout Festival have added more bands to the line-up. Taking place at Brighton Racecourse on the 27th September 2014 across two stages, Breakout is the city's first outdoor rock and metal festival. Priced at £30 for the day, Breakout Festival aims to be an affordable event for...

Monday 25 August 2014

Ticketmaster have some festival tips to share

FYI this is a sponsored post. We're still reeling from Reading, but that hasn't stopped the festival organisers - and the ticket sellers - from making sure we all know about their 2015 plans. Download have their deposit scheme, Hevy are doing early-bird deals, and hell, you can...

Friday 22 August 2014

Chicago’s Riot Fest reveals new site for 10th Anniversary

This year's Riot Fest will be the tenth in Chicago, and to celebrate, organizers are announcing more stages and more rides. To cope with the site's expansion the festival will now take place in the northern section of Humboldt Park. Organizers are very excited about the new grounds, with the...

Thursday 21 August 2014

50 Iconic Moments from Reading Festival

With the Reading Festival gates open, and acts ready to take the stages from around midday tomorrow, one of the city's property companies (Atlantis Property) have shared their own journey down memory lane - detailing 50 iconic moments from the festival. The creation also includes random Reading...

Hevy Fest to return in 2015; tickets on sale now

The dust has barely settled on the Hevy Fest site, yet organisers have confirmed that 2015 is a go. The event, taking place at Kent's Port Lympne Animal Park, will run from the 14th to the 15th August 2015. Tickets are currently priced at £59. Despite their late announcement last year,...

Tuesday 19 August 2014

Reading Festival confirm times for main stages

Reading Festival organisers have confirmed the times for the Main Stage and the Radio 1/NME stage at this years festival. Check the times below and start planning! Reading - Friday 22nd August: Main Stage Hacktivist 12.00-12.40 Crossfaith 13.00-13.40 Blood Red Shoes 14.00-14.40 Deaf...

Camden Rocks presents Nightmare Festival – One day festival on November 1st

Kilimanjaro, Camden Rocks and Jubilee have announced Nightmare Festival, a one day rock n’roll festival set to honour the horror of Halloween! Set to take place on November 1st, Halloween weekend and the Day Of The Dead, and will feature a host of cutting edge rock, indie, metal and punk...

Sunday 17 August 2014

Download Festival open 2015 deposit scheme

The 2014 festival season isn't over yet, but that doesn't stop the big names from confirming their 2015 plans. Download Festival, having already announced the dates and put early-bird tickets up for sale, have now announced the launch of this year's deposit scheme. Interested punters can...

Hevy Festival semi-confirm 2015 return

As the dust has yet to settle at Port Lympne in Kent, the organisers of Hevy Festival are already hinting at its return in 2015. Following an excellent two days which saw headliners Finch and The Vandals joined by the likes of '68, Reel Big Fish, Crime In Stereo and Moose Blood, Hevy...

Tuesday 12 August 2014

Jabberwocky Festival 2014 is cancelled

Following a sudden flurry of rumours, All Tomorrow's Parties have confirmed that this weekend's Jabberwocky Festival, scheduled to take place in London's ExCel Centre, has been cancelled. "It is with deep sadness we regret to inform everyone that as of today Tuesday 12th August 2014, ATP is...

Monday 11 August 2014

Fest 13 add even more bands

Gainesville's legendary punk gathering Fest have added the reportedly final acts to their expansive line-up. The Interrupters Kind Of Like Spitting Dave Hause Walter Mitty and his Makeshift Orchestra Telepathic Lines Among Giants Living Room GUERRILLA MONSOON Hard Luck Society Young...

Wednesday 6 August 2014

Watch live streaming from Bloodstock Festival

This year we are venturing into the depths of Bloodstock to widen our festival experience. With it being heralded as one of the friendliest festivals on the circuit, we're keen to see what all the fuss is about. If you too are curious, or if you haven't managed to get your hands on a much...

Wednesday 30 July 2014

Hevy Fest announce acoustic acts and late-night entertainment

Hevy Fest will be putting on a handful of acoustic acts on the second stage to entertain the Thursday crowd. Rob Lynch, Oxygen Thief, Chas Palmer-Williams, Bad Ideas, The Lion & The Wolf and Marc Halls will take to the stage in the evening, following the opening of the gates at...

Reading and Leeds Festival announce BBC Introducing line-up

With less than a month to go until punters flock to respective fields in Reading and Leeds for a weekend of new and established music, the festival have now announced the full line-up for the ever-influential BBC Introducing Stage. Amongst the multitude of acts, the likes of Prides (who are...

Friday 25 July 2014

ICYMI: Riot Fest Have Announced Day Splits

Riot Fest Chicago have announced the daily band schedules, we know everyone who's attending or waiting to buy day tickets has been waiting for this news! Check out the day split info below: RIOT FEST CHICAGO DAILY SCHEDULES: Friday: Jane's Addiction, Rise Against, Slayer, The Offspring,...

Tuesday 22 July 2014

Bloodstock complete line-up

This year, Punktastic will be heading to Bloodstock for the very first time to take in the sights and sounds of the Derby metalverse. It may not necessarily be punk, but we're keen to see what's on offer. Ahead of our venture into the unknown, the festival have announced the final additions...

Sunday 20 July 2014

FEST 13 confirm more bands including A Wilhelm Scream

Having just completed a US tour, A Wilhelm Scream are set to return to Florida for FEST 13 in Gainesville and BIG PRE-FEST 2 in Little Ybor, Tampa, alongside new additions Frameworks and Self Defence Family. FEST 13 have also confirmed that The Paul Collins Beat (formerly of The Nerves),...

Saturday 19 July 2014

Antidote to make Europe debut at Ieperfest

NYHC crew Antidote have revealed that they are to make their EU debut at Belgium's Ieperfest on Saturday August 9th. Vocalist Drew Stone has expressed his excitement at finally making the trip: "After many years we have finally got our passport situations sorted out and we are very excited...

Tuesday 15 July 2014

Southsea Announce More Bands

Southsea Festival have announce a whole load of new bands for this years line up. Pulled Apart by Horses, Ed Harcourt, Flyte, DZ Deathrays and more join DINOSAUR PILE UP, Laurel, BLESSA, and Fear Of Men! PLUS over 100 more acts. It's going to be a great weekend! Check the full line up...

Monday 14 July 2014

Touche Amore join La Dispute for Reading/Leeds warm-up

La Dispute will be supported by Touche Amore at the Reading and Leeds Festival warm-up show in August. Both bands will play London's Scala on the 21st August 2014. La Dispute play the NME/Radio 1 stage at Reading Festival early on Friday 22nd August, and Leeds on Saturday 23rd. Touche Amore...

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