Monthly Archives November 2016

Bearded Theory 2017 – Slaves, Skunk Anansie and more announced

Bearded Theory 2017 - Slaves, Skunk Anansie and more announced

Bearded Theory are delighted to announce that seminal British rock act Skunk Anansie, and punk duo Slaves will headline the Pallet (Main) stage, on the Friday of their 2017 festival, taking place once again at Catton Hall in South Derbyshire over the late May Bank Holiday.

Fronted by the legendary Skin, Skunk Anansie will be the the first female fronted band to headline Bearded Theory`s Spring Gathering. They are also the first band BT organiser saw headline his first festival back in 1999 when they headlined Glastonbury’s Pyramid Stage.
Talking ahead of their appearance the band said “Stoked to be headlining Friday at Bearded Theory. This festival is crazy good and we are looking forward to smashing it”.
Radio 1 favourites Slaves have just secured their second top 10 album with “T...
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Foo Fighters To Headline Roskilde Festival 2017

Foo Fighters To Headline Roskilde Festival 2017
The last great American stadium rock band will headline Roskilde Festival’s biggest stage – the iconic Orange Stage – when Foo Fighters return to play the festival for the first time since 2005.
In the 20+ years since the 1995 release of Foo Fighters’ self-titled debut, Dave Grohl, Taylor Hawkins, Nate Mendel, Chris Shiflett and Pat Smear have grown into a world-class headliner with few peers. The band’s massive catalogue of gold and platinum albums has won 11 Grammys, four Brit Awards, sold 25+ million records.
This is the backbone of marathon shows powered by singalong anthems “Everlong,” “Monkey Wrench”, “My Hero”, “Learn To Fly”, “All My Life”, “Best Of You”, “The Pretender”, “Walk”, “Something From Nothing” and many more.
Dave Grohl first visited Roskilde Festival with Nirv...
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By The Rivers announce winter UK tour

By The Rivers announce winter UK tour

They say what you see, isn’t necessarily always what you get.

But if you’re looking for some long-overdue new material from reggae twisting sextet: BY THE RIVERS, well, look no further…

‘WHAT YOU SEE’ is a collection of five brand-new tracks from By The Rivers and will hit the shelves on Friday 18th November 2016 on the band’s own record label For The People.
 
Available in 12”, CD and digital formats, ‘What You See’ will be the reggae-fusion outfit’s first full release of new material since their 2013 S/T debut album, with the exception of 2015’s superb standalone single ‘If They Don’t Know’.

With a knack for sunny melodies and a blue-sky attitude genre, the Leicester six-piece have picked-up praise for their ability to twist Pop, Soul & Reggae and Afrobeat i...

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Liverpool Sound City Festival Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Liverpool Sound City Festival Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Sound City Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Landmark birthday plans include site move

The award-winning Sound City – UK’s largest city based festival – celebrates its landmark tenth birthday on 27-28 May 2017 with what organisers promise to be the biggest and best yet.

Plans for next year already include a move to Clarence Dock the historic 19th century terminus for steam ferries from Ireland which will provide a larger capacity for entertainment, enhanced infrastructure, improved facilities and even more beguiling views of Liverpool’s iconic skyline.

Said Sound City CEO Dave Pichilingi: “Every year we strive to deliver more and for our tenth birthday we really wanted to push the boat out with bigger acts, more stages, more entertainment, better facilities for our industry conferences ...

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