Kick start the 2020 Festival season with Liverpool Sound City

Liverpool’s iconic Sound City, the UK’s leading independent festival and industry conference for emerging music, arts and discovery, returns for its 13 th year across Friday May 1st – Sunday 3rd 2020 to launch next year’s festival season in fine style. Widely regarded as one of Europe’s most innovative and pioneering festivals, Sound City is a true […]

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Sound City 2018 in Liverpool – Next Wave of Artists Revealed

Sound City is making its hugely anticipated return to the city’s centre, kick-starting the UK’s 2018 festival season into life on Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th May. The festival is very much going back to its roots for its 11th year in a vibrant celebration of music and arts from around the world and much […]

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5 Music Festivals I Want to Try in 2018: UK and Croatia

I know it’s freezing cold outside and everyone is (rightly so) on the Christmas hype right now, but I can’t help think about next summer’s music festivals and it’s never too early to get planning right? I feel like this year festivals are announcing their tickets and line-ups early. All these early line-ups, along with […]

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My 2017 Round-up of Gigs and Festivals

As always this time of the year, you’ll likely see lists of pretty much everything on blogs, news sites and social media. A lot of people moan, but I actually like them. There’s nothing better than sifting through a list of things like ‘Best Tracks of the Year’ and reminiscing about the year gone by, […]

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Kendal Calling x Regatta: Carnival of Colour

If you’ve been reading my posts in recent weeks you’ll know i’m off to Kendal Calling this weekend, which was the first festival I went to back in 2009. I’m guessing a lot has changed since I last went (I think the main stage was smaller than most festival beer tents) and as with most […]

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Survive a Music Festival with this Essential Tech

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If you’ve been following my posts for a while you’ll know i’m a bit music obsessed, and in particular music festivals. I’ve been going to festivals for about 8 years now (apart from the odd one with parents as a child) and seen all sorts of sights you can’t unsee. They’re becoming ever more popular […]

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The Best New Mixes This Month: March

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I know it’s not the end of the month yet, but with it officially being the start of Spring, it means Summer is just around the corner (wishful thinking) and the festival season kicked off last week with Miami Music Week. I’ve already booked tickets to Kendal Calling and Parklife this Summer, which means with […]

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