There aren’t many festivals where you can see The Sherlocks, Circa Waves and Peace on the same day, for less than £30. All these acts are included in the lineup, plus much more, at Lincoln’s newest music festival. With three … Continue reading 20 upcoming acts you should check out at 2Q Lincoln!
It’s a longtime tradition for festivals to be held on Bank Holiday Weekend, and nearby town Louth wanted to join in on the fun. A few days ago I previewed the event and on the 27th August, Louth welcomed many talented … Continue reading REVIEW: Gig in the Garden
During this August Bank Holiday (27th August), Louth’s Priory Hotel will be hosting its annual gathering of local musicians. Gig in the Garden is an all day celebration of a versatile range of genres, kicking off in the early afternoon … Continue reading PREVIEW: Gig in the Garden
Hull, the UK’s current City of Culture, has knocked it out of the park this year, with the high quality of arts and cultural events held. Big Weekend went down a storm. Pride was a dazzling celebration of equal love … Continue reading FESTIVAL REVIEW: Humber Street Sesh
The Engine Shed is usually quiet during the summer months; being part of the student union at the University of Lincoln, most of its events are held whilst the student population is around. Us locals were in for a spectacular … Continue reading GIG REVIEW: DMA’S (+RedFaces) @ The Engine Shed, Lincoln
Unbelievably, seven months of 2017 have passed by already, and I’ve been lucky to cram in more live music than ever before. I’ve seen bands in tiny pubs, bands on gigantic festival stages, and bands everywhere in-between. I’ve travelled all … Continue reading Who’s blown me away and who didn’t meet my expectations: rating the acts I’ve seen live in 2017… so far.
Truck Festival intended to be my first-weekend festival, and a weekend of others firsts, including pitching a tent & sleeping in it. Unfortunately, things went far from planned and I ended up back in Lincolnshire by 8am Saturday morning. It … Continue reading Festival Review: TRUCK FESTIVAL – 21/07/2017
After running in a different format two years ago, Finsbury Park was home to a revamped Community Festival. Over the course of a scorching summer’s day, the one-day inner city festival saw bands adored within the indie / alternative circuit … Continue reading FESTIVAL REVIEW: Community Festival
2Q Festival has been running for the past two years as an inner city event in Derby, and now for a new challenge and location, on October 28th the biggest and freshest alternative rock and indie acts will make their … Continue reading First ever 2Q Lincoln performers are unveiled!
The Maccabees may not have the popularity that other indie groups such as Foals and Courteeners have, but they still have a dedicated following and cult status, as well as a huge amount of critical success to their name. They … Continue reading GIG REVIEW: The Maccabees @ Alexandra Palace, London