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Birmingham Festival, Beyond The Tracks, Announces Orbital, Editors, The Jesus And Mary Chain + More

Birmingham Festival, Beyond The Tracks, Announces Orbital, Editors, The Jesus And Mary Chain + More
Beyond The Tracks is a brand new, three day, green field festival taking place at Birmingham’s Eastside City Park in September.  Featuring some of the most revered names in UK music and the brightest new stars, the festival is a welcome addition to the musical offering of the UK’s second city.
Friday night sees electronic music pioneers Orbital headline with the Hartnoll brothers reunited after a five-year hiatus. Orbital were one of the key acts responsible for taking electronic music into the mainstream and out of the clubs and into live venues and festivals.  Their seminal live performances are the stuff of legend and their set is sure to evoke the halcyon days of acid house.  
Seminal electronic act Leftfield released one of the greatest dance records of all time in Leftism ...
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Bluedot Festival weekend ticket giveaway Competition

Bluedot Festival weekend ticket giveaway Competition

Following the inaugural event last summer, packed with incredible performances from across the musical, arts, culture and science spectrum, bluedot with Ovo Energy is set to return bigger and better than ever before.

Taking place 7-9 July at Jodrell Bank, the Cheshire observatory at the cutting edge of humanity’s quest for knowledge, the three-day festival of discovery promises to fusea complex mix of artists, speakers, scientists and performers into an event unlike any on earth.

Acts already announced for 2017 include Alt-J, Orbital, Pixies, Soulwax, Ezra Furman and The Boyfriends, and Mancunian synth-pop prodigy, Shura...

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Orbital and Clean Bandit lead first wave of acts for Standon Calling 2017

Orbital and Clean Bandit lead first wave of acts for Standon Calling 2017
Bringing together a unique weekend of irresistible fun, extraordinary experiences and unrivalled entertainment, Standon Calling has over 11 years marked itself as the true epitome of what a festival is. Celebrating creativity, community and freedom – Standon Calling offers a genuine weekend escape that’s seen over 12,000 festival-goers return year after year – with 2017’s 12th edition only set to continue that story.
Originators, visionaries and vital in defining an era for an entire generation, Orbital sit on the head-table of electronic royalty with a catalogue and legacy packed with forward-thinking music...
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Alt-J, Pixies and Orbital named headliners for bluedot 2017

Alt-J, Pixies and Orbital named headliners for bluedot 2017

Following an inaugural event last summer packed with incredible performances from across the musical spectrum, spectacular scientific happenings and a mind-expanding programme of arts and culture, bluedot with Ovo Energy has revealed the first wave of its musical line-up including all three headliners.

After a five-year hiatus Orbital – the originators of live dance music – are back and headlining bluedot in their only northern show of the summer. Described by The Guardian and Q Magazine as one of the best live shows of all time the creators of classic electronic symphonies and timeless dance floor bangers will be bringing their ground breaking sound to the main stage beneath the iconic Lovell radio telescope for what will surely be one of the standout performances of the year.

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