Festival Announcements

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Download festival announces midfulness programme – Mind the dog

Download Festival, the world’s premiere rock event, has announced that a full mindfulness programme will be implemented in 2019 for the first time. Announced ahead of Mental Health Awareness week next month, the Mind The Dog initiative will run morning, afternoon, and evening sessions where rockers can share a fully …

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Ramblin’ Man Fair – Line Up Announcement

CHEAP TRICK (Saturday Planet Rock Main Stage Special Guest) – Rock N’ Roll Hall of Famers are coming to Ramblin’ Man Fair. Cheap Trick may be one of the most covered bands of all time. Since the 70’s they’ve been blending elements of pop, punk and even metal in a way …

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BLOODSTOCK READIES M2TM FINALS AND ANNOUNCES SIX MORE BANDS

BLOODSTOCK is pleased to reveal another six bands joining the fray at Catton Park this summer, hailing from not just the UK, but also Spain, Finland, and Egypt! The Metal 2 The Masses finals kick off soon too, so make plans to support your local event detailed below and you might even get to …

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Cornwall Rocks – Breaking the Sound Barrier!

Brand new three day festival to be launched later this year….. Solid Entertainments is delighted to announce that Cornwall Rocks will be held at Tencreek Holiday Park in Looe on 15th, 16th and 17th November 2019  The line-up for our first rock festival in Cornwall had to tick all the right boxes.  With The Quireboys, Diamond Head and Massive Wagons headlining plus fifteen other very different, but …

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Ramblin’ Man Fair – Announce Grooverider Stage Headliner

Following on from the critically acclaimed and commercially successful fourth year in 2018, Ramblin’ Man Fair returns in 2019! This year the festival will move back its traditional end of July slot on the 19th, 20thand 21stJuly. MONSTER MAGNET (Grooverider Stage Headliner) –Retro-rock visionaries Monster Magnet have become one of …

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Camden Rocks Festival 2019 – Announces 60 further bands Including The Pigeon Detectives, Ruts DC and Glamour Of The Kill

The Pigeon Detectives, Ruts DC, Glamour Of The Kill and 60 New Acts Announced 300 bands are now announced for London’s hottest weekend of rock ‘n’ roll Celebrating Camden’s Thriving Music Scene With A Stellar Line-up Camden Rocks Festival is proud to announce a further sixty bands for the 2019 …

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Download Festival reveals Rockfit and the return of Yoga

Download Festival, the UK’s premier rock event has today announced a plethora of extracurricular and extra spectacular rock n’ roll activities and entertainment for fans in The Download Village. Alongside the world’s biggest rock bands; including headliners Def Leppard, Slipknot and Tool and the high-flying WWE NXT UK, fans will …

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Eight more bands added to Bloodstock 2019!

Bought your BLOODSTOCK 2019 ticket yet?  We’re more than half way there now; just 19 weekends remain ‘til you can be back with your metal brethren on the hallowed ground of Catton Park. But with more than 80 bands still to announce and a host of other goodies in store …

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Ramblin’ Man Fair Line Up Announcement

Following on from the critically acclaimed and commercially successful fourth year in 2018, Ramblin’ Man Fair returns in 2019! This year the festival will move back its traditional end of July slot on the 19th, 20thand 21stJuly. THE TEMPERANCE MOVEMENT (Saturday Main Stage) –Hailing from Scotland and coming off the …

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Call of the Wild Festival add Those Damn Crows & Hands Off Gretel to Kilmister main stage!

Those Damn Crows & Hands Off Gretel added to Kilmister main stage at Call of the Wild Festival. Just when you thought it couldn’t get any better, Lincolnshire’s Biggest Rock Festival, Call of the Wild, add, arguably the hottest british breakthrough rock band since massive wagons took the UK by …

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Bloodstock reveal 7 more bands

Lucky for some, BLOODSTOCK springs into March with news of seven more bands joining this summer’s best metal weekender and a massive thirteen more coach pick-up locations, making it easier than ever to get you, your mates, and all your camping gear to BLOODSTOCK for a very fine metallic time …

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YOSSI SASSI & THE ORIENTAL ROCK ORCHESTRA To Play Dream Fest!

YOSSI SASSI & THE ORIENTAL ROCK ORCHESTRA To Play Dream Fest, Headlined by DREAM THEATER! YOSSI SASSI & THE ORIENTAL ROCK ORCHESTRA are confirmed for Dream Fest, headlined by DREAM THEATER, set to take place on July 18th, 2019 in Rishon LeZion, Israel! Stated Yossi Sassi: “Good morning world! Thrilled …

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Download Festival adds WWE NXT and 17 bands

Download Festival, the champion of rock events, is pleased to welcome WWE NXT UK to the hallowed grounds of Donington Park across 14-16 June 2019, as well as SEVENTEEN further bands including supergroup Simple Creatures, The Wonder Years, and Dinosaur Pile-up. WWE United Kingdom Champion Pete Dunne, NXT UK Women’s Champion …

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First bands announced for HRH Metal 2020

We don’t normally give everyone a taste of next years Metal adventure this early, but it’s the first gig of the year and we’re feeling cool, so here’s 20+ to get everyone started and all for 20 Quid (no booking fee), plus free HRH Doom vs HRH Stoner event .. …

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Bloodstock add more bands

It’s almost Valentines Day and BLOODSTOCK’s true love is metal of all kinds! With that in mind, BLOODSTOCK’s got five more bands lined up for a hot date at Catton Park this summer. CANCER BATS land a Ronnie James Dio main stage slot on Saturday! Hot enough to melt the snow, …

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Undercover Festival – Moved to London in April 2019

Undercover Festival VII back for 26, 27 & 28 April 2019 for a SEVENTH consecutive year.  Moving to Boston Music Room and The Dome Tufnell Park London. An established INDOOR celebration of alternative music including Punk, Post Punk and so much more…. As April approaches we can say goodbye to …

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Camden Rocks Festival Announces Saturday Headliner 

 Camden Rocks Festival Announces Saturday Headliner  FRANK TURNER And Further Bands Added To Already Stellar Weekend Line Up Early Bird Tickets Already SOLD OUT!!! A Celebration Of Camden’s Rich Musical And Cultural Heritage “Camden Rocks is where you can enjoy more than 200 bands – as long as you don’t …

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Bloodstock announces final headliner

BLOODSTOCK are thrilled to announce their Saturday night headliner for 2019! Australian metalcore titans, PARKWAY DRIVE will be bringing their blazing breakdowns and hellacious riffs to Catton Park for the very first time this August, hot on the heels of their UK headline run that The Guardian declared, “An eye-popping visual …

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