Monthly Archive: December 2015

Threshold Liverpool 2016 Festival

Threshold Liverpool Announce First Six Acts For 2016 Festival

With less than 4 months until Threshold Festival 2016 takes place in Liverpool, organisers have revealed the first six acts set to light up the Baltic Trangle’s stages in April. Making a welcome return to the festival...

ATP Festival Stewart Lee line-up additions

ATP Festival curated by Stewart Lee: New line-up additions

Roky Erickson is the founder and frontman of the legendary 13th Floor Elevators, a band widely regarded as being the originators of psychedelic music. Their influence on psychedelia and underground music as a whole...

IOW Festival Iggy Pop, Adam Ant, Buzzcocks and more

IOW Festival to celebrate 40 years of Punk – Iggy Pop, Adam Ant, Buzzcocks and more

Punk turns 40 next year, and in celebration of four decades of this exciting and at times controversial music scene, The Isle of Wight Festival, the first major festival of the summer, today adds Iggy Pop, Adam...

Rah Rah announce European and UK tours and new single

Rah Rah announce European and UK tours and new single

After a successful export of bands like Arcade Fire and Half Moon Run, Canada yet again distributes their latest musical pride to the world in the form of Rah Rah. Rah Rah quickly became...

Foals Receives BBC Music Award Nomination And Four NME Award Nominations

Foals Receives BBC Music Award Nomination And Four NME Award Nominations

Foals have received a BBC Music Award Nomination for ‘British Artist of the Year’. The band joins Ed Sheeran, Years & Years, Jamie XX, Florence and the Machine, and Adele on the shortlist for...

Watchet Festival 2016; dates confirmed, early bird tickets now on sale

Watchet Festival 2016; dates confirmed, early bird tickets now on sale

WATCHET LIVE C.I.C, the organisers of WATCHET LIVE FESTIVAL have announced that specially discounted Early Bird tickets for their 2016 event – the West Somerset Festival’s 10th Birthday Party – are on sale now...

Craig Finn returns to the UK in December for shows with Mariachi El Bronx

Craig Finn returns to the UK in December for shows with Mariachi El Bronx

Craig Finn, who will appear as special guest on Mariachi El Bronx’s UK shows this month, has also confirmed a solo headline at Ramsgate Music Hall on 11th December. Finn, who recently performed a...

Joanna Newsom Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Joanna Newsom to play at the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

The announcement of Divers and the release of its first single, “Sapokanikan,” articulated masterfully with a video by Paul Thomas Anderson, was as monumentally significant as an otherworldly visitation; what’s more, it signaled the...