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Preview: The Cambridge Folk Festival | @CamFolkFest

2018 looks set to be another smashing year for the Cambridge Folk Festival, now in its 53rd year, and each year full of mind-blowingly talented artists filling up all the stages, this year being no different. Set in the beautiful grounds of Cherry Hinton Hall in stunning Cambridge, The Cambridge Folk Festival has something for everyone and without doubt is an institution given its rich history.   Although it has grown in size and format steadily with each year since the first festival in 1965, it still retains the general ethos of a loose, relaxed festival scene.  For that reason,...

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Download Festival Preview | @DownloadFest

The Download Festival is a pinnacle of rock glory and calls to all who heed the beckoning of solid rock and heavy metal.  Split across several stages, the festival looks to be another killer weekend with a massive line-up. With many of the acts now announced, the Main Stage is set to be an epic explosion of sound, with the glorious Ozzy himself to close the festival on Sunday night: Friday—Headliner Avenged Sevenfold, Bullet For My Valentine, Volbeat Saturday—Headliner Guns N’ Roses, Black Stone Cherry, Thunder Sunday—Headliner Ozzy Osbourne, Marilyn Manson, Shinedown Plus, Black Veil Brides, Boston Manor, Cradle...

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SpeedMachine Preview | @silverstoneUK

This year Silverstone Circuit plays host to the inaugural SpeedMachine Festival this May Bank Holiday. Combining music with the British round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy is a unique concept to the say the least, two wildly different industries will be marred in an iconic setting for one weekend only. Not only can you catch some amazing acts, but you can brush up on your e-gaming with Dirt 4 simulators, take a ride around in Supercars on the new Silverstone rallycross circuit and indulge in the street food you could ever desire. Gear yourself...

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Boardmasters Preview | @boardmasters

British festivals usually bring to mind images of knee deep mud and rain lashing down as you try to crack open a can of Strongbow in the arena. That’s not Boardmasters. Situated on two beautiful beaches in the South West of England, Boardmasters brings the feeling of a continental European festival to Britain’s (usually) rainy shores. Not only can you soak up all of the amazing music, you can soak up the sun on the beaches and watch some intense surfing competitions. Take care of yourself at the various health and wellbeing sessions, have a go at skating and...

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Reading and Leeds Preview | @OfficialRandL

As with every year, Reading and Leeds festival did not come to play. Year on year the line up is not only one of the most hotly anticipated, but one of the hardest to predict. However, there’s always one thing for sure – it’s going to be massive. 2018 is no exception, with an absolutely amazing mass of bands and performers descending on Richfield Avenue and Bramham Park over the August Bank Holiday weekend. Festival Republic’s Melvin Benn commented: “Reading and Leeds prides itself on being a music-first festival and this year’s line-up already proves that. Kings of Leon and Fall Out...

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