Tag Archives: Festival Fortnight

Festival Fortnight: Latitude

Latitude festival prides itself on being "more than just a music festival". Photo: Chris Wood

The final instalment of Festival Fortnight looks at the event that prides itself on being “more than just a music festival”.

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Festival Fortnight: Live at Leeds

As part of the Festival Fortnight series, Sam Clements blogs about his experience at this year’s Live at Leeds festival.

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Festival Fortnight: Dot to Dot

Forget three days camping in a cold field – Dot to Dot festival is not to be missed if you’re on the hunt for a jam packed lineup of live music all squeezed in to just one day.

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Festival Fortnight: Sunrise Celebration

The self-proclaiming hippie festival, Sunrise Celebration, takes place on June 3rd-6th. Photo: Steve Collins

Providing a variety of musical acts, Sunrise Celebration is an alternative arts and culture event that thrives on an atmosphere of community spirit and good vibes.

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Festival Fortnight: Sonisphere

The legendary Iron Maiden will be hitting Sonisphere this year. Photo: Guy Paterson

Join 60,000 other music fans at one of the biggest parties of the year, Sonisphere Festival! Featuring some of the best rock and metal bands in the world.

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Festival Fortnight: 2000 Trees

Green and friendly: 2000 Trees festival is an environmentally friendly festival hosting headliners Frank Turner and The Subways. Photo: Ollie Harridge

Green friendly and playing host to some top headliners: 2000 Trees festival will ensure you hear a weekend of fantastic music without breaking the bank.

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Festival Fortnight: Download

And it’s one for the rockers: this year’s Download festival will hit Leicestershire in June, and with over 80 acts already confirmed, it looks set to be a hardcore, headbanging weekend.

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Festival Fortnight: Oxegen

Ireland's biggest festival Oxegen will take place on July 9th-11th just outside of Dublin. Photo: oxegen.ie

The energy efficient festival Oxegen, held near Dublin, caters for all. Whether you’re in to Florence and the Machine or those silent discos, this could be a festival you might want to try.

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Festival Fortnight: Glastonbudget

For the next fortnight, The Linc‘s culture team will be introducing you to some alternative festivals during this summer, kicking it off for those strapped for cash: Glastonbudget.

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