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Preview: Top 10 UK Festivals

by Helen Clarke

Recent run of good weather left you staring longingly at the cupboard you cram your tent into? Not sure where to even begin with the…



Camden Crawl 2014: Final line-up confirmed


There’s just six weeks to go before north London staple the Camden Crawl returns after a year’s break. Acts are still being added to the...

Mercury Rev to play Deserter’s Songs at Green Man 2014


Mercury Rev have been announced as the Saturday headliners for this year’s Green Man festival, which will see them play their classic 1998 album, Deserter’s...

Sounds From The Other City celebrates 10 years


Sounds from The Other City celebrates a decade of showcasing some of the best new music, with a packed day of events at venues along...

Meltdown 2014: James Holden, Grandmaster Flash, Trentemøller added


Even more names have been added to this year’s Meltdown Festival, curated by James Lavelle. Joining the Unkle founder and Mo’Wax label boss in his takeover...

Green Man 2014: The War On Drugs, The Waterboys and Neko Case announced


The War On Drugs, The Waterboys and Neko Case are the latest acts confirmed for this year’s Green Man line-up. With just 19 weeks to...

Nick Mulvey, Neil Halstead and Amadou & Mariam set for Somersault


Nick Mulvey, Neil Halstead and Amadou & Mariam set for Devon weekender

Glastonbury 2014: Arcade Fire, Kasabian and Jack White announced


After October’s traditional refresh/redial/throw things at your computer frenzy, Glastonbury have finally announced who ticket holders will actually get to see for their £200.  Topping...

Jabberwocky 2014: Neutral Milk Hotel, Caribou, more announced


The people behind ATP, Primavera and Pitchfork have joined forces to create Jabberwocky, and it looks set to be as perfect a marriage as can...

Meltdown 2014: James Lavelle announces first acts


The first acts for the Southbank Centre’s 2014 Meltdown Festival have been announced by curator James Lavelle.

Field Day 2014: Thurston Moore, Future Islands and Wytches added


Will this year’s Field Day announcements ever stop? We hope not, because each email pinging into our inbox contains yet more gems. The latest treats...

The Great Escape 2014: musicOMH stage line-up announced


musicOMH again hosts a stage at the Brighton three-dayer.

Kelis, Daughter, Franz Ferdinand set for Somerset House Summer Series


The headliners for the Somerset House Summer Series 2014 have been announced.

Camden Crawl 2014: First acts announced


After a year away, NW1’s one-wristband-many-venues weekender returns.

Cambridge Folk Festival: 50th birthday line-up announced


Cambridge Folk Festival is 50 this year.

Latitude 2014: Damon Albarn, Two Door Cinema Club and The Black Keys to headline


Latitude’s 2014 edition has announced its music headliners.

Field Day 2014: Neneh Cherry added to two-day bill


Field Day’s two-day bill expands with the addition of Neneh Cherry.

Indietracks 2014: Gruff Rhys and Allo Darlin’ to headline


Indie pop and steam trains set to meet again as Allo Darlin and Gruff Rhys are added to the line-up.