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A disappointing festival, even with MGMT headlining: SOS 4.8 in Murcia,Spain review 2011

What do you look for in a festival? For me,  SOS 4.8 in Spain seemed like the cream of the festival crop. ‘Music, Art and Voices’ is the SOS 4.8 slogan, and in addition to music it boasted contemporary exhibitions, interactive workshops and conferences on dance culture and history. With MGMT headlining, performances by White […]

Curioser and Curioser….Take a trip down festival-land’s peculiar rabbit hole at The Beat-Herder, Lancashire

If you were to take a group of creative artists and music-lovers, feed them acid and ask them to brainstorm their ideas for the best festival on earth, then you might get somewhere close to imagining the wacky carnival of ‘Beats and Barminess’ that is The Beat-Herder festival. Born five years ago out of Bradford’s […]