Michael Oakes

Chase and Status added to Down To The Woods line-up

Chase and Status added to Down To The Woods line-up

Chase and Status, Catfish and The Bottlemen, and more are heading to the North East this summer to play Down To The Woods in County Durham.  Down To The Woods is only a new festival, but is already bursting onto the summer festival scene by securing more big British names to play in the third […]

 Michael Oakes

REVIEW: The 1975 – I like it when you sleep…

REVIEW: The 1975 – I like it when you sleep…

The 1975 may well win the 2017 Brit award for the longest album name of the year by a mile, or atleast 7 words, but how would ‘I Like It When You Sleep For You Are So Beautiful But Unaware Of It’ fair in the album of the year category? Well it’s only February, but […]

 Michael Oakes

Warrington Viola Beach killed in car crash in Sweden

Warrington Viola Beach killed in car crash in Sweden

Five Britons, believed to be members of the band Viola Beach, have died when their car plunged through the barrier of an open bridge into a canal in the Sodertalje area of Stockholm on Saturday. Local police said divers recovered the bodies of the victims – aged between 20 and 35 – after the vehicle […]

 Michael Oakes

The Cure, Wolf Alice, Major Lazer and more for Bestival 2016

The Cure, Wolf Alice, Major Lazer and more for Bestival 2016

Picture by: David Jensen/EMPICS Entertainment   The excitement for festival season is starting to build as some of the biggest festivals across the world start to announce their first batch of acts. This morning Bestival played their hand and announced the first set of artists set to play at Isle Of Wight in September. The […]