Live, Music

Live Review: The Libertines’ Sharabang

Sharabang, part of Joss Bay’s Wheels and Fins Festival, was always billed to be a special day. A famous first Kent festival for The Libertines who now call Margate their home. With album four on the way, it seemed a logical end to a wold spanning four year reunion tour. An announcement followed, suddenly the […]

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Festivals, Music

Y Not Festival: 12 Must See Artists

Y Not Festival always seems to be growing… Here’s 12 bands who we think are MUST SEE should you be heading to the Derbyshire event this weekend: Fat White Family  The Fat White Family are the pioneering light in the country’s music scene right now. True artists who unpretentiously create a sound which is different […]

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Festivals, Music

Victorious Festival Announces BEST Line-Up Yet

If 2017 was the year of the small, city festival, 2018 is gonna take some beating! Victorious Festival has this year announced a whole host of impressive, world renowned names including The Libertines, Paul Weller and The Prodigy. Located on the picturesque Southsea Seafront, the August Bank-Holiday Weekend Festival offers a credible alternative and welcome escape […]

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Latest, Music

The Libertines To Play Australia In 2018

It’s hard to imagine that The Libertines are still experience ‘new’ ventures after their long and distinguished careers however, 2018 sees them head to Australia for the first time! 2017 has been different and exciting for the London formed band, their festival commitments were numerous alongside a special seaside tour just a few months back. […]

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Latest, Music

The Libertines Announce Warrington Parr Hall Gig

More news on The Libertines front this morning, they have announced a new gig at Warrington’s Parr Hall. Taking place on 22nd September it will replace a postponed date at Blackpool’s Empress Ballroom. Speaking in a statement: “The management of the Empress Ballroom in Blackpool have postponed a sold out-show by The Libertines scheduled for […]

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Live, Music

Live Review: The Libertines (OnBlackheath)

Date: 10/09/2017 Venue: OnBlackheath Festival, Blackheath, London Following a festival of grotesque rain and freezing winds you’d be forgiven for feeling lacklustre as the evening approached however, The Libertines were the shining light at the end of the metaphorical tunnel. Their return to London has been long awaited and they displayed all the hallmarks of […]

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Festivals, Music

Tramlines: 5 Of The Best

We were huge fans of this year’s Tramlines Festival. In a year of disorganised festival’s taking centre stage, the Sheffield celebration of music was in many ways a savior. Not only did is prove that Sheffield is a true epicentre of musical culture but it also highlighted the importance of the inner-city festival, a concept […]

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Festivals, Music

5 Must See Acts at Tramlines Festival

Tramlines is a true example of great summer sounds within the cityscape. Sheffield’s favourite music weekend returns this weekend, check out our picks for the inner city festival: The Libertines The Libertines are a must on any festival goers line up, their chaotic infusion of punk rock, indie anthems make their live set something like […]

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Music

The Libertines announce ‘Tiddeley Om Pom Pom Tour’

Ah, we do love a good ol’ Libertines tour, and the seaside for that matter. Resultantly, the London formed bands’ ‘…Tiddeley Om Pom Pom Tour’ brings a perfect mix of both, seeing them travel to seven British Seaside towns across a two week long period in September and October 2017. Returning to arenas, the tour […]

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Festivals, Music

The Libertines & Travis to play OnBlackheath

A summer of relaxed city festival commitments sees The Libertines close off the trail with a headline performance at London’s OnBlackheath festival. They headline the Sunday, with the previous day seeing Travis close the schedule up the Blackheath common stage. The festival is a mix of culture, music, food and drink and boasts one of […]

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Interviews, Music

Interview: John Hassall & The April Rainers

We were fortunate enough to catch up with the wonderful John Hassall and the April Rainers before their gig at Leicester’s Soundhouse. The project takes on a slightly different sound to John’s other band,The Libertines, and in many ways is a wonderful, idyllic reflection of life in Denmark. The band’s debut album “Wheels To Idyll” […]

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Festivals, Music

Festival on the Wall: The North East’s Newest Festival

A lot can be said about the strength of a festivals line up through social media reaction; and Festival on the Wall has already achieved more recognition than most. Taking place in Northumberland’s stunning countryside the new festival is set to be an obvious highlight of the summer. Its first line up announcement did not disappoint […]

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Festivals, Music

Truck Festival announces 2017 line up

New festival line ups seem to be arriving on a day by day basis this month, but perhaps the most impressive so far has been Oxfordshire’s Truck festival. With organisers claiming it to be the festivals best ever line up in celebration of its 20th Birthday, the Oxfordshire farm sees The Libertines, Franz Ferdinand and […]

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