Monthly Archives March 2017

First artists announced for King Tut’s Stage at TRNSMT Festival 2017

First artists announced for King Tut’s Stage at TRNSMT Festival 2017
TICKETS AVAILABLE FROM WWW.TRNSMTFEST.COM
Some of the best under the radar talent has today been announced for TRNSMT, taking place at Glasgow Green across 7th – 9th July 2017. The King Tut’s Stage powered by Utilita Energy will play host to the country’s favourite new artists, just as the iconic King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut has done for the past 25+ years in Scotland. Honne, The LaFontaines, Sundara Karma, Tom Grennan, Saint Motel,  The Amazons, Clean Cut Kid, Declan McKenna, Fickle Friends, and The Vryll Society will play Glasgow’s newest festival this July.

London electronic duo Honne released their debut album Warm on a Cold Night in the summer of 2016 and since then, it has been a quick ascent to the top...
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Stormzy takes over for debut day to night, multi stage #Merky Festival at Ibiza Rocks Hotel

Stormzy takes over for debut day to night, multi stage #Merky Festival at Ibiza Rocks Hotel

STORMZY X IBIZA ROCKS – THE NEXT CHAPTER
#MERKY FESTIVAL

11TH JULY 2017

10 HOURS DAY TO NIGHT AT
THE HOME OF LIVE MUSIC IN IBIZA
#MERKY 2017

Promo video here: https://vimeo.com/210786834/d68f8b1184

Following the hugely successful monthly #MERKY residency with Stormzy last summer, Ibiza Rocks Hotel and the main man himself are taking things to the next level with the first ever #MERKY Festival. The one day, multi stage Festival event at Ibiza Rocks Hotel will feature a hand picked lineup of the hottest urban music talent programmed across 10 hours of daytime poolside sets, main stage festival performances, indoor hangouts and an electric headline closing performance from Stormzy, all on 11th July at Ibiza Rocks Hotel.

In 2015 Ibiza Rocks gave Stormzy his first Ibiza show supporting Diz...

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More bands announced for Upload Festival 2017

More bands announced for Upload Festival 2017

We are delighted to welcome Pulverise, Ivory Fire & Dresden Saints to the Upload Festival 2017 Line Up.

We are also very happy to announce that Chasing Dragons will be Headlining the Saturday of Upload Festival 2017. (Sunday Headliners TBA)

Line Up Announced (Order TBC)

Chasing Dragons
Engraved Disillusion
Black Cat Bones
Hell’s Addiction
The Darker my Horizon
Jupiter Falls
Kikamora
Gone Savage
Pulverise
Ivory Fire
Dresden Saints
The New Breed
Edenthorn
Autumn Ghost
Bad Pollyanna
Spreading The Disease

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Hope & Glory announces more names for Liverpool Festival

This summer the inaugural boutique festival HOPE & GLORY is taking over Liverpool’s city centre, hosting an array of live music and entertainment across the weekend of the 5 th and 6 th of August.

HOPE & GLORY is a unique, artistically subversive event offering an edgy, sophisticated and surreal experience, marrying together the ideas and stylings of Charles Darwin with Tim Burton.

Following the news that the 70-piece orchestra HAÇIENDA CLASSIÇAL will be closing the festival on Sunday, Manchester band JAMES have now been confirmed as the Saturday night headliners and will be joined on THE GREAT EXHIBITION STAGE by Razorlight, The Fratellis, Charlotte Church’s Late Night Pop Dungeon, The View, Embrace and many more.

Newly added to the WONDERS OF THE AGE STAGE Starsailor will close Sa...

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More Acts Announced for Festival No.6 including Irvine Welsh and Adam Buxtons BUG

More Acts Announced for Festival No.6 including Irvine Welsh and Adam Buxtons BUG

We are delighted to reveal more additions to the No.6 Arts, Culture & Comedy programme. Returning again, Irvine Welsh will be talking about Trainspotting and Acid House, Kevin Allen on Tin Town (the eagerly awaited sequel to Twin Town), iconic French musician Jean-Claude Vannier rescoring Serge Gainsbourg (live), the brilliant Maxine Peake curating her own stage – Peaky’s Parlour, Adam Buxton’s BUG: David Bowie Special, panelist extraordinaire Henning Wehn, Charlotte Church in conversation, Goldie with Mary Anne Hobbs, Steve Davis, Ian Martin, Diane Morgan, Simon Armitage, and many more, and of course the return of the Brythoniaid Welsh Male Voice Choir and the magical Heliosphere.

They will be joining The Flaming Lips, Bloc Party and Mogwai and a very special 50th anniversary celebrat...

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Violet Youth release their debut track Lucid Dreams

Violet Youth release their debut track Lucid Dreams

After recently signing to the brand new Northern based ModernSky Entertainment, Violet Youth now release their debut track Lucid Dreams. A sharp and incisive love affair with a dark and deep underbelly. The Blackburn four-piece recorded and produced Lucid Dreams with Sugarhouse Music (Viola Beach, Pale Waves, Stillia) as part of their debut four-track EP and is available to stream on Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/violetyouthband/lucid-dreams

Already playing a number of shows across the North-West these teenage newcomers have quickly built momentum, creating their own sonic landscapes of deep, dark and melancholic angst-riddled ambience.

Violet Youth Live Dates

April 1st – Zanzibar, Liverpool

May 27th – Sound City, Liverpool

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House of Common announce Craig Charles, Dawn Penn, Hackney Colliery Band, Toddla T

House of Common announce Craig Charles, Dawn Penn, Hackney Colliery Band, Toddla T

House of Common are delighted to confirm that Craig Charles, Dawn Penn, Hackney Colliery Band, Toddla T and very special guests The Skatellites will be joining this year’s festivities at House Of Common, alongside the event’s curators Madness, ‘Three Feet and Rising’ stars De La Soul and reggae legend David Rodigan. More artists, stages and news of family-friendly areas will be to be revealed in the coming weeks, with House of Common 2017 shaping up to be one essential events of the summer.

With his radio show the most popular ‘Funk & Soul’ radio show in the world, Craig Charles will be joining the line-up this year, bringing his 6music Saturday night party vibes to Clapham...

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Pendulum, Craig David, Rag N Bone Man, Wiley, Giggs & More For Sundown 2017

Pendulum, Craig David, Rag N Bone Man, Wiley, Giggs & More For Sundown 2017
TICKETS AVAILABLE FRIDAY 31ST MARCH AT 10AM FROM SUNDOWNFESTIVAL.CO.UK
Back bigger and better than ever, 2017 will see Sundown cement its reputation as the festival season’s essential closing party, with a huge lineup including headliners Craig David and Pendulum. Renowned for delivering a lineup of the most sought after names from all corners of pop, urban and dance music, this year the festival expands even further – adding another two stages and yet again collaborating with some of the most revered brands in underground music.
As an undisputed legend of UK music, few artists have had a comparable career to Craig David...
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Ibiza Rocks Hotel – the new home of the pool party

Ibiza Rocks Hotel - the new home of the pool party

Already established as the home of live music in Ibiza, Ibiza Rocks Hotel will officially own the pool party space this summer.  Having already announced a hugely impressive line-up of pool parties including Elrow pool party exclusives, Craig David’s TS5 residency, Toddla T’s Ibiza Rocks Carnival and the all-new Sunday party Do Not Sleep Presents ‘Cuckoo Land’, Ibiza’s world-famous hotel and music venue just keeps on giving.  To complete the calendar of sun-soaked parties, We Are Rockstars is taking hold of daytime on Thursdays in June and July, featuring Sigma, Wilkinson, My Nu Leng, Mistajam, Tom Zanetti & KO Kane, Example & DJ Wire.

Now in it’s 6th season, We Are Rockstars curates the best in house, bass, garage and grime lineups, feeling as exciting as it does abstract a...

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Liverpool Soundcity 2017 Competition – WIN 2 weekend passes

The Human League, John Cale, Metronomy and The Kooks announced for Liverpool Sound City 2017

To celebrate Sound City’s amazing line up Music Mafia have 2 x weekend passes to give away for the festival.

It’s the festivals 10th anniversary and definitely an event not to be missed! With incredible headliners including The Kooks and Metronomy along with The Kills, Slaves and White Lies make sure you are quick to enter.

Entrants must be aged 14+ (anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult)

Competition closes at midnight on 25.04.17

Just fill in the details below and ensure you FOLLOW US on Twitter to be in with a chance of winning the tickets.

 

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