Cambridge Folk Festival 2018 – The Den

Cambridge Folk Festival is carrying on its long tradition of supporting rising talent with the announcement of The Den’s lineup. The Den is the festival’s space for young, up-and-coming acts, presenting the stars of tomorrow in an intimate and relaxed environment. Cambridge Folk Festival has always had a special relationship with talent across all the […]

BLOODSTOCK: FIRST WINNERS FOR NEW BLOOD STAGE & JAGERMEISTER STAGE ADDITIONS

As BLOODSTOCK’s regional finals for their grass-roots-artist-supporting METAL 2 THE MASSES scheme thunder through local venues around the country this month, the festival has just announced the first bands to have won themselves a slot on 2018’s New Blood stage this August. Joining the bill on Friday are hard-rocking trio, PELUGION (www.facebook.com/pelugion), victors of the […]

Beautiful Days 2018 – featuring Manics, Shed Seven, Feeder and more

BEAUTIFUL DAYS 2018 ANNOUNCE MANIC STREET PREACHERS, SHED SEVEN, FEEDER, LEVELLERS, GOGOL BORDELLO, SUZANNE VEGA, CALEXICO, BRITISH SEA POWER, RICHARD THOMPSON ELECTRIC TRIO, VINTAGE TROUBLE, THE WILDHEARTS, ERIC BIBB, JAZZIE B & LOADS MORE Headlining the Main Stage on Saturday at Beautiful Days 2018 are the world-renowned Welsh rockers Manic Street Preachers. Their new album […]

BLOODSTOCK announces CANNIBAL CORPSE, BLEED FROM WITHIN and more

The countdown is ON. Just 21 weeks until the metal hoardes invade Catton Park’s hallowed ground for BLOODSTOCK and the festival is expecting another sold out event in 2018.  As Spring begins, Bloodstock has plenty more bands to announce, so let’s unveil the latest additions… Death metal icons, CANNIBAL CORPSE join us as Saturday’s special […]

Folk-punk line-up set to rock Oldtown for Boomtown Chapter 10

Boomtown has announced a spectacular folk-punk based bill for Oldtown, one of its oldest and most theatrical of districts which is both steeped in Boomtown history and packed full of artists, street circus performers, painters and poets all of whom have the spirit of Bohemia in their hearts. This unprecedented line-up sits alongside recently announced […]

Russian pianist Roman Kosyakov takes £15,000 international prize

The 2018 Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition is a festival that truly celebrates the art and skill of classically trained young musicians. This year’s final was held at Hastings’s White Rock Theatre on Saturday night, and was won by 25-year-old Russian pianist Roman Kosyakov with a stunning performance of Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No 1. As […]

Slowdive, George Fitzgerald and more for Bluedot 2018

TICKETS ON SALE www.discoverthebluedot.com A truly unmissable festival experience set against a backdrop like no other, Bluedot has just announced a whole host of new names, to join with The Chemical Brothers, The Flaming Lips, Future Islands, The Halle and many many more. This looks like bing a classic year of deep space discovery and […]