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Melt Festival: The Acts You Don’t Want To Miss

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Melt Festival in Germany has been going since 1997, and this year once again it continues to attract a good mix of internationally-acclaimed acts and exciting up-and-coming artists. These are some of the acts you can’t afford to miss. Friday Superorganism Fresh off of the release of their self-titled album … Read More

Top 5 Acts To See At 2000 Trees 2018

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2000 Trees might not be the biggest festival out there right now, but it’s fast becoming one of the best. Despite the more intimate setting, 2000 Trees has played host to some of the UK’s best and brightest, as well as pulling in talent from further afield. However, at least … Read More

Festival Guidelines for 2018

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Although we may only be nearing the end of February, social media timelines are already crammed with this summer’s festival line ups. Festival news is welcomed by many following the bleak come down of January after the ever-exciting Christmas period and this year appears to be no exception. The growing … Read More

Creamfields 2017 – 20 Years in the Making

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As nights draw in and supermarkets prepare for Halloween [or even Christmas], the time to return to Leeds has soon come – for those lucky enough. A trip to Thailand… A bender in Ibiza… Whichever way you spent your summer, the August Bank Holiday will have surely had some impact, … Read More

Saving the World with Fashion

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Often unfairly criticised as being a culture built on excess, fashion can instead be  a liberating force for social good. Darla Dryland investigates the glamour behind Oxfam’s festival reselling. As the fabulous festival season draws to a close, many of us will be suffering from the unavoidable post-festival blues. Getting … Read More

Gottwood Festival 2017: A Review

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Gottwood has become the perfect festival for Leeds uni students to celebrate straight after exams, with several buses going back and forth from Leeds to accommodate everyone. Now being in its 8th year, Gottwood has acquired a reputation for having a feeling that everyone is friends and knows each other. … Read More

Preview: Bestival 7th-10th September

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Another year, another summer. Another summer, another Bestival. Bestival is a staple of UK summertime — it is the last blowout that is forgotten in June, but law by September.  However this summer, Bestival comes with a twist. No more tedious ferry queues snaking for miles. No more questionable journeys … Read More

Preview: Houghton Festival, 10th-13th August

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Between August 10th and 13th, Craig Richards, in collaboration with the Gottwood team, are bringing their new art and music festival Houghton to the sprawling woodlands of Houghton Hall in Norfolk. Before we dive into festival specifics, the combination of Richards and Gottwood deserves a moment’s pause. Craig Richards has been a … Read More

Bluedot 2017: Top 5 Unmissable Acts

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This year’s Bluedot festival boasts probably the best line-up of a British festival in 2017. There’s a whole range of artists but all share one thing in common: the desire to keep pushing boundaries and smash pre-existing constructs. The festival takes in everything from the dirtiest techno, to the most … Read More

Preview: Isle of Wight Festival, 8th-11th June

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What better way to kick off the festival season than with a trip to the Isle of Wight? Exams have just finished and it’s time to blow the cobwebs away with some hippy-esque vibes. This year’s Isle of Wight Festival has a deliciously eclectic line-up which has something to offer … Read More