Wednesday 22 October 2014

Crossbonefest add five more bands to Belgian DIY punk line-up

Crossbonefest, an annual DIY punk festival in Houthalen, Belgium, have added more bands to the bill. Having already confirmed the likes of Muncie Girls, Clean Shirts and Cheap Drugs - amongst others - the organisers have now added: Direct Effect Your Higness Sunpower This Routine Is Hell...

Monday 20 October 2014

Dropkick Murphys announce ‘Celtic Punk Invasion’ tour

Dropkick Murphys have announced a 'Celtic Punk Invasion' tour, featuring dates across the US, Europe and the UK. The tour marks the first time the Murphys will have played in Ireland on St. Patrick's Day. A major announcement for US fans who wish to travel to with the band for the St....

Monday 13 October 2014

Notts Pop Punk Fest scheduled for January 2015

Nottingham have found the cure for post-New Year blues - a full day of homegrown and unsigned pop-punk artists for a minimal price! Nottingham's Pop Punk Fest will take place on the 3rd January 2015, featuring headliners Lacey among a wealth of exciting talent. The full line-up...

Saturday 11 October 2014

Crossbone Fest announce the first 10 bands

Belgium's annual DIY punk festival, Crossbone Fest, have announced the first 10 bands to join the 2015 line-up. The festival, taking place on the 20th and 21st March 2015 in Houthalen, have confirmed that the dates are set in stone, claiming that "only a nuclear disaster that sweeps Houthalen...

Wednesday 1 October 2014

Nightmare Festival add even more bands

Another week, another announcement by Camden's Nightmare Festival. The multi-venue event takes place on the 1st November 2014, celebrating all things Halloween. Joining the previously announced Blood Red Shoes, King Charles, Hawk Eyes, Brawlers, The Hell and many more are: ELLIOT...

Friday 26 September 2014

Nightmare Festival add 14 more bands

Nightmare Festival, a multi-venue event in Camden on the 1st November 2014, has added 14 more bands to the line-up. Having already confirmed King Charles, Blood Red Shoes, InMe and many more, the additional 14 bands are: MAN LIKE ME BLACK FUTURES KNIFEWORLD JOHN FAIRHURST LYDER THE...

Tuesday 23 September 2014

Bloodstock 2015 announce more bands

Having previously announced Within Temptation as the Saturday headliners, and Opeth as special guests, Derby's Bloodstock have added three more acts to Britain's increasingly iconic metal festival. Emperor frontman Ihsahn brings his solo project to the Catton Park as a UK exclusive,...

Saturday 20 September 2014

Breakout Festival to enter all ticket holders into bar tab competition

With one week to go until Brighton's first ever Breakout Festival, organisers are placing all ticket holders into a competition to win one of four £20 bar tabs. Anyone with a ticket as of midnight on Tuesday 23rd September will be entered into the draw. The one day event, scheduled to...

Wednesday 17 September 2014

Suggest the line-up for Crossbonefest in Belgium

Crossbonefest returns in 2015 following this year's sold out edition. To celebrate its return, organisers are looking towards fans for line-up suggestions. "Alright Boners, put these dates in your agenda. It’s XBONE-TIME on the 20th and 21st of March 2015," they state in their...

Drill : Brighton announce Swans, God Damn and more

Legendary band Wire have announced their curated Drill Festival in Brighton, scheduled to take place from the 4th to the 7th December. Expanding on previous London and Seattle based events, the festival sees the likes of Swans, Savages, Toy, Courtney Barnett, The Wytches, MONO (JPN), East...

Tuesday 16 September 2014

Nightmare Festival add more than 40 more bands

Nightmare Festival, brought to you by the forces behind Camden Rocks, have added in excess of forty more bands to the already bulging line-up. The one day festival, scheduled to take place on the 1st November 2014 to celebrate Halloween, will now see the likes of Blood Red Shoes, Brawlers...

Monday 15 September 2014

Groezrock 2015 is go

The people behind Groezrock Festival have confirmed the dates for 2015. Get the 1st and 2nd May 2015 in your calendar now. Belgium's biggest punk-rock party, Groezrock has welcomed the likes of Lagwagon, Bad Religion, Refused, New Found Glory, NOFX and Rancid to its headline slot over its 23...

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...

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