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BBC 6 Music Festival to be hosted in Bristol in February

BBC 6 Music Festival to be hosted in Bristol in February

BBC Radio 6 Music Festival will be coming to Bristol from 12th –14th February 2016. 6 Music presenters Steve Lamacq and Mary Anne Hobbs announced…

LOVE RIOT BANK HOLIDAY PARTY

LOVE RIOT, creators of the wildest club nights ever to hit Cornish dancefloors, celebrate nine epic years of premium debauchery this month with a long…

11th HOUR EXETER SHOW TO FEATURE CANCELLED VOLKSFEST ACTS JUDGE JULES

With the recent and unfortunate cancellation of Plymouth Volksfest 2015 scheduled to take place at Newnham Park on the last May Bank Holiday, festival goers…

HYPNOSIS BRING HOUSE LEGEND DAVID MORALES TO CORNWALL

HYPNOSIS BRING HOUSE LEGEND DAVID MORALES TO CORNWALL

One of the South West’s biggest dance nights has bounced back on the clubbing radar…

ARCADIA CONFIRM NEW BRISTOL FESTIVAL FOR 2015

ARCADIA CONFIRM NEW BRISTOL FESTIVAL FOR 2015

Spectacular production experts and festival arena hosts at Glastonbury and Boomtown, Arcadia have announced they…

WIN: SNOOP DOGG VIP AFTER PARTY TICKETS

WIN: SNOOP DOGG VIP AFTER PARTY TICKETS

Multi-platinum icon and world-renowned artist, Snoop Dogg will play two very special shows in Bristol…

DAVID BOWIE RELEASES SUE (OR IN A SEASON OF CRIME) VIDEO

DAVID BOWIE RELEASES SUE (OR IN A SEASON OF CRIME) VIDEO

Here is an exclusive first look at the new SUE (OR IN A SEASON OF…

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INTERVIEW: DANNY GOULD FROM THE LEGENDARY CLOCKWORK ORANGE

INTERVIEW: DANNY GOULD FROM THE LEGENDARY CLOCKWORK ORANGE

Not many club nights these days make it past their first year so to see Clockwork Orange fast approaching what will…

INTERVIEW: CRAZY ARM

INTERVIEW: CRAZY ARM

Plymouth’s beloved roots-punks, Crazy Arm, release their third album, and first acoustic one, ‘The Southern Wild’, on the 23rd September. It’s…

INTERVIEW WITH SQUEEZE

INTERVIEW WITH SQUEEZE

You’ve been in the business a while now, how does today’s industry compared to when you started out? The industry I entered…

INTERVIEW WITH GABRIELLE APLIN

INTERVIEW WITH GABRIELLE APLIN

We caught up with Bath singing sensation Gabrielle Aplin ahead of her free gig at the Rong O'Bells in Compton Martin on Halloween (October 31). She also plays Bristol Thekla on November 20, 2012.…

INTERVIEW WITH HUW STEPHENS

INTERVIEW WITH HUW STEPHENS

Swn Festival founder Huw Stephens tells us what he's most looking forward to at this year's festival and how he's got the Duke of Edinburgh to thank for his career.…

INTERVIEW WITH THE UNTHANKS

INTERVIEW WITH THE UNTHANKS

We caught up with Adrian McNally from folk troupe The Unthanks for a chat ahead of their gig at Bristol St George's on October 30, 2012.…

INTERVIEW WITH AXEWOUND

INTERVIEW WITH AXEWOUND

How did the group come together? It was something I had wanted to do for a long time and I had know Jason from when he stood in at some…

FESTIVALS View all

BRIT & GRAMMY AWARD NOMINEE, JAMES BRAY TO HEADLINE BOARDMASTERS 2016

BRIT & GRAMMY AWARD NOMINEE, JAMES BRAY TO HEADLINE BOARDMASTERS 2016

Boardmasters, Cornwall’s surf and music festival, has announced its first headline act – UK singer-songwriter of the moment, James Bay. British homegrown talent, James Bay…

5 Music Festivals You Can’t Miss in 2016

FIVE DIFFERENT THINGS TO TRY BEFORE END OF 2015

ARCADIA CONFIRM NEW BRISTOL FESTIVAL FOR 2015

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247 FESTIVAL GUIDE 2014

247 FESTIVAL GUIDE 2014

Welcome to the Spring issue of 247 Magazine, which marks our 14th Birthday. This special edition…

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