Boomtown 2017 reveals its &#039Wild West District&#039 line-up

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Boomtown Fair 2017 which takes place at Matterley Estate, nr. Winchester, in Hampshire and from Thursday 10th till Sunday 13th August 2017, and has just revealed it really is ‘Wild West District‘ line-up.

Newly confirmed for the Old Mines Stage and joining Frank Turner, Alabama 3, Newton Faulkner, Kíla, and far more, are The Wurzels, La Inedita, Sheelanagig, Noble Jacks, and Holy Moly &amp the Crackers.

New for the Rusty Spurs stage are Ferocious Dog, Rusty Shackle, The Eskies, Moonshine Wagon, Dana Immanuel &amp The Stolen Band, The Boot Hill All Stars, Black Hearted Riders, Mick O’Toole, Imprints, Surfin’ Birds, True Strays, John D Revelator, Dirty Diesel Outlaw Orchestra, Inbredz, Hightown Crows, Black Water County, Dry White Bones, The Back Wood Redeemers, Hodmadoddery, Captain Cactus &amp The Screaming Harlots, Shootin’ the Crow, Grandpa Joe and the Chicken Livers, Andrews &amp Hammond, Devils Damn String Band, The Dooks, and Sam Raine.

For Crazy Calamities there’ll be Afro Cluster, Sounds of Harlowe, Captain Accident, Junior Bill, King Punch, The Tribe, Krupa , Primo Nelson, Iguanas, Agbeko, Basement 83, Solomento, The Specific Brew, 6foot7, Mighty John Street Ska Orchestra, King Sub, The Sneak Eazies, Matt Montez Duo, The Whiskey Rebellion, Pareidolia, The Hat Club, Solomento, Slim Pickings Band, King Solomon Band, C**ty Bumpkins, Strong Gone, Kid Kosmic, The Bare Souls, The Wooden Guys, Lead Shot Hazard, Bluetown Rumble, Effortless Stride Band, Consume The Evidence, and The Railway Sleepers.

And on The Incorrect Side Of The Tracks you will discover Dr Meaker (DJ Set), Phibes Mandidextrous, Selector Spinach, Titan sound Shosh (24 hour Garage Girls) , Dapper Dan, Sinai soundsystem takeover, Pull up collective b2b Monroller, Gorilla Tactics Takeover, Underkind ft. Norfolk MC, Jah Prang b2b Scratch Bandikoot, Tommy D b2b Binksy Super Sunday Funday with Uncle Dugs, Billy ‘Daniel’ Bunter &amp Close friends, Hot Cakes VS Tumble Audio Showcase – Cut and Run, Improvement, Fish, Hybrid Theory (Hotcakes) – Lucent b2b Deadbeat UK b2b Hadean b2b Hank Limit feat MC Forca (Tumble).

There is many more acts already confirmed, so for all of the stage breakdowns so far please see the Boomtown line-up web page.

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accommodation from £195 for the weekend

every day capacity: 60000

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Latitude reveals Literary Arena, Wellcome Trust Hub, and further Poetry names

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Next month’s Latitude Festival 2016 happening from Thursday 14th to Sunday 17th July 2016 at Henham Park Estate, in Suffolk has announced the Literary Arena, Wellcome Trust Hub, and further Poetry names performing at this year’s event.

Led by The Observer’s Will Hutton discussing social modify, and author Ben Macintyre, as effectively as an exhibition by Victoria &amp Albert Museum named ‘You Say You Want a Revolution? Records and Rebels 1966 – 70’ exploring the impact of the late 1960s, expressed by way of music and performances alongside style, film, design and political activism.

In a talk entitled From Prince to Punk, Deirdre Murphy, Senior Curator at the Historic Royal Palaces, will talk about fashion’s tribes. Ewen Macaskill will be speaking to the Latitude audience about secrets, lies and Edward Snowden, and Jamie Mckelvie &amp Kieron Gillen will be getting interviewed By Emily Mackay.

Festival typical Robin Ince presents The Magick Of Art – The Wizardry Of Thin White Dukes with Daisy Campbell, Andrew O’neill &amp John Constable where they talk about David Bowie’s final piece of function hunting at it each visually and aurally, and how it was the most potent of his career additional highlighted by his death 3 days following the release of Blackstar – exploring art, the occult and magick asking are the great creators shamanic? and is art a spell?

Comedian Sara Pascoe will be sharing her debut book, Animal: How a Lady is Produced, Regular Situation bringing some their writers to Latitude for a particular occasion. With Baileys Women’s Prize For Fiction will present a trio of event. Also on the bill will be Helen Pearson: The Life Project, Madeleine Shaw, Mark Watson, David Quantick, Sarfraz Manzoor, Viv Groskop, and in Ruth &amp Martin’s Album Club an invited guest will select an album they’ve never ever listened to, laying out any potential prejudice the guest will listen to the album at least 3 times, top to a discussion: was it worth it or not?

There’s a discussion spanning devastating brain trauma, psychogenic illness and mental illness, heith Suzanne O’sullivan, Cathy Rentzenbrink and Alex Pheby in conversation with Sathnam Sanghera.

There is also much more under this year’s theme Really like Thy Neighbour. Wellcome Trust With Salon London Present Enjoy Thy Neighbour: Feast Of Strangers With Prof Theodore Zeldin invites the Latitude audience to take part in his Feast of Strangers and have a structured conversation with somebody they don’t know and the Refugee Choir will carry out a new piece by vocal coach, Juliet Russell.

Adore Thy Neighbour: The Rewards With Dr Molly Crockett, Dr Carsten De Dreu And Prof Tim Lewens speak the paranormal, psychological evaluation, and the psychology of magic.

Other subjects beneath the umbrella of Adore Thy Neighbour are The Dark Side With Prof Christopher French, Psycho Games And Dr Gustav Kuhnk Social Standing And Your Well being With Sir Prof Michael Marmot And Prof Danny Dorling.

Plus The Porn Point of view With Dr Jack Lewis, Christopher Green, and Martin Daubney chaired by Dr Suzi Gage. Dr Arthur I Miller is in converstion with Dr Robert E Smith: discussing artificial intelligence – Brave New World. Then there’s Ed Halliwell on Mindfullness, the Festival Of The Spoken Nerd, Philippa Kennedy, Dr Ben Fincham &amp Dr Bree Macdonald On Enjoyable, Dr Dean Burnett joins Robin Ince on the Idiot Brain, Dr James Kilner &amp Meg Mosley speak Selfies, Dr Valerie Voon discusses Keeping Up With The Joneses, and The Psychologist presents Dr Jon Sutton in coinvestaion with Professor Elizabeth Stokoe Prof Carsten De Dreu, Stuart Evers And Jo Griffin On Loneliness.

Your Meals, Your Mood: Genuine Food &amp Gut Health will function professor of Genetic Epidemiology Prof Tim Spector (KCL), who conducted the most significant ever experiment in to gut wellness and its impact on well being and mental well being: it turns out your biome (the microbes in your stomach) could hold all the keys. In Remedy: A Journey into the Science of Thoughts more than Physique, science writer Jo Marchant will give a rigorous, sceptical, deeply reported discussion of the new science behind the mind’s surprising capability to heal the physique.

The Biology of Morality will supply an in depth appear at the human’s partnership with altruism with psychotherapist Dr Molly Crockett in conversation with Dr Tim Lewens.

Science Gallery London’s No Discomfort, No Achieve? invites scientists to discover pain, what it is and how we perceive it, and also how our connection with discomfort shapes our experiences (for far better or worse!). In The Science of Snogging, Science Gallery London invite the Latitude audience to open wide, to delve into the orifice and feel about what is genuinely involved in a kiss. Rosie Wilby and Amie Taylor take their audiences via a series of brief comedic, entertaining and rapidly paced functionality lectures exploring the science, history and anthropology behind kissing, with assist from Dr Rebecca Babb.

Scotland’s new national poet Jackie Kay leads the poetry additions such as arts organisation Poet In The City, Dizraeli, Caleb Femi, Andy Bennett, Lisa Luxx, and in celebration of one hundred years because Roald Dahl’s birth Ripped Off present Revolting Rhymes hosted By Laura Mucha with Jemima Foxtrot, Rosy Carrick And Andy Bennett.

Elsewhere in The Faraway Forest there’s the addition of Home Reside Art, Twice Shy Theatre, and The Reading Agency.

Pandora’s Playground adds Dylan’s Mobile Bookstore. Whilst Shed Of Stories returns playing host to Commute Weblog, Lisa Blower, John Osborne, Esses &amp De Mesa, and Young Vic Present Cuttin’ It discussion and Workshop with Gbolahan Obisesan

These new additions join a music line up fronted by The Maccabees, The National (UK festival exclusive), and New Order who best a bill that contains Soulwax, Beirut, Chvrches, M83, John Grant, The Lumineers, Courtney Barnett, Father John Misty (only UK festival overall performance), Daughter, Chet Faker, British Sea Energy, Squeeze, Laura Mvula, Nathaniel Rateliff &amp The Evening Sweats, Michael Kiwanuka, Sturgill Simpson, Alif, Grimes, Of Monsters and Males, Frightened Rabbit, Slaves, Loyle Carner, Billie Marten, Kiran Leonard, Bear’s Den, Miike Snow, Kurt Vile &amp the Violators, Half Moon Run, MØ, Christine and the Queens, Polica, Lapsley, Roots Manuva, Perfume Genius, Oh Wonder, Jamie Woon, Rat Boy, Aurora, Mura Masa, Lucius, Jungle (DJ set), David Rodigan, Mike Skinner &amp Murkage presents Tonga, Pantha Du Prince presents The Triad, Black Mountain, Anna Meredith, Blanck Mass, Bob Moses, Cloves, Drones Club, Hayden James, Augustines, Junun ft. Shye Ben Tzur and The Rajasthan Express, Gold Panda, Steve Mason, Foy Vance, Emmy the Great, Sidestepper, Lonely The Brave, Artful Dodger, The Anchoress, Sophie, Suggs (DJ Set), DMA’s, Dungen, Methyl Ethel, The Invisible, Clean Reduce Kid, The Really Very best, The Menendez Brothers, Shock Machine, Odetta Hartman, Phoria, Ardyn, Barns Courtney, Danny L Harle, Frances, Hana, Joseph, Kagoule, Kero Kero Bonito, The Magic Gang, Otherkin, Palace Winter, Peluche, Petite Noir, Rationale, Rukhsana Merrise, Skinny Girl Diet regime, Tibet, Tired Lion, 3 Trapped Tigers, White, Highasakite, Holly Macve, Kelly Lee Owens, Lambert, Tiny Green Automobiles, Marlon Williams, Income, Protomartyr, Suuns, and far more.

Poets consist of Katie Bonna, Rob Auton, Jemima Foxtrot, Don Paterson, John Hegley, Hollie McNish, Elaine Feinstein, Henry Typical, Michael Pedersen, Buddy Wakefield, Luke Wright, Attila the Stockbroker, Mark Grist, Tim Clare, Tim Wells, Martin Newell &amp The Hosepipe Band, John Osborne, Benin City, Josh Idehen, Helen Mort, Frankie Vah, Talia Randall, Harry Baker, Derek McLuckie, and Rosy Carrick.

For the line-up details as offered see the Latitude line-up web page.

Latitude isn’t just about music and colourful sheep, but has a complete spectrum of art including film, comedy, theatre, cabaret, dance, poetry, literature and art. Each and every year, a theme or group of suggestions underscores Latitude’s arts programme. This year’s theme is ‘Love Thy Neighbour’.

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Glastonbury Festival&#039s Shangri-La reveals far more specifics of their Shafterlife story arc

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Glastonbury Festival‘s Shangri-La, the area that is a single enormous immersive installation, has revealed much more specifics of their plans for the vast interactive fictional planet they bring to life by a creative team of more than 1,500 crew, performers and artists. This year is the fourth of The Shafterlife story arc, which has been establishing the concept of heaven and hell with contemporary sins and salvations – their message this year is “do not believe what you see hear or study!”.

The reason for that is Shangri-Hell is now being run by media moguls &amp their corrupt press. In an info age Shangri-Hell has it really is own international media running the show – Shangri-Hell International Tv (SHITV) which has the monopoly on every media outlet in the location which is now overrun with transmitters, roving reporters, daytime television and all spilling their lies to brainwash the masses. As for the other side of heaven&amp hell this year Shangri-Heaven is getting redeveloped into exclusive luxury real estate – The Intoleranch!

This year Shangri-La has its really personal newspaper complete of original artwork, vital inside information and Shangri-satire. Proceeds will go towards the refugee community kitchen in Calais and Dunkirk.

For these following the story here’s the scrip[t for the final episode coming to a huge field near you this summer season:

Soon after the political disaster and anarchic occupation of 2015, the finale of this 4-year series comes to a dramatic close.

2016: The men and women of Shangri-La have lost their voices amongst the deceit and distractions of the mainstream media. A new power resides more than the this sensational, subversive city now that the media has gained full access to its inner workings (and everyone’s individual lives.)

Shangri-Hell International Television (SHITV) has the monopoly on all media outlets, plus a new HQ to develop much more mind-controlling trite to make you feel better about yourselves. With the improve of media influence and technologies, a new movement of individuals power is rising. Utilizing art, music and a fuck ton of ‘likes’ the men and women are claiming back their voices and power, hacking into the systems that handle them, in search of the ultimate truth.”

Shangri-La’s inventive director, Kaye Dunnings commented, “Shangri-La holds a mirror up to the masses, difficult men and women in politics and play. Generating conversations, force-feeding the senses, expanding minds and opening hearts. There are no spectators. This year’s theme explores the media in all its ugliest forms and asks folks to seek out the truth, not to believe what they see, hear or study.”

Chris ‘Tofu’ Mackmeikan, Shangri-La Music Director gives a handful of hints about what Festival goers can expect this year, hinting there’s a handful of surprises in retailer, saying, “I’m so excited by the music line up it is a single of the best ever in 20 years. Acts we waited years for, secret superstar sets and 10000% the very best of the new, Shangri-La’’s music is a shimmering example of festival really like.”

Robin Collings, Shangri-La’s co-producer commented, “I am hyped about the line-up this year, but a few sets in particular… Beating Heart, Oli Wood (Black Butter) and Chris Pedley’s collaboration making use of a library of standard African recordings stretching back 100 years. I am also a enormous junglist so the set of the weekend may possibly properly be Roni, Adam F and Bryan G back to back in Heaven.”

These exploring the venues this year should seek out highlights like the very first women only venue at a festival – The Sisterhood, Shangri-La Pirate FM will be hijacking Worthy Farm Radio (Saturday midnight to 6am), some of the eclectic musical highlights (see their line-up web page right here) consist of Aiden Larkin playing DJ Derek’s mini disk collection, Kate Tempest – Welfare Unit, Caravan Palace, Roni Size, and all day Funk &amp Soul with Craig Charles. Collaborations with creative media students from the Bath Spa University. Light surgeons and AVTV take more than the heaven arena for a video-mapping extravaganza. In depth visual art which includes a specific secret piece of art revealed created uniquely for Shangri-La. But please don’t take our word for any of this!

Ticket holders for this summer’s Glastonbury Festival are reminded to take element in their future by making certain they apply for an EU Referendum postal or proxy vote. You will find links to the kind to postal vote right here and proxy voting here. For a lot more info (see the news web page right here).

The vast line-up appearing more than the 5 days was announced yesterday and characteristics Muse, Adele, Coldplay, PJ Harvey, Jeff Lynne’s Electric Light Orchestra, Art Garfunkel, Cyndi Lauper, Earth, Wind &amp Fire, The Final Shadow Puppets, Sigur Ros, Ronnie Spector, Ellie Goulding, Explosions In The Sky, Foals, Beck, LCD Soundsystem, ZZ Top, Disclosure, New Order, Skepta, The 1975, Grimes, Annie Mac, Syrian National Orchestra for Arabic Music, Underworld, James Blake, Chvrches, Savages, Floating Points, Laura Mvula, Stormzy, Daughter, Little Simz, Vince Staples, John Grant, Band of Horses, Jess Glynne, Carl Cox, Nao, Fatboy Slim, Bring Me The Horizon, NHS Choir, Damon Albarn, Richard Hawley, The Lumineers, Lady Leshurr, Rokia Traore, Guy Garvey, Kamasi Washington, Jack Garratt, AlunaGeorge, Hinds, Ezra Furman, M83, Kurt Vile (solo), Mercury Rev, Gregory Porter, Madness, Wolf Alice, Baaba Maal, Ernest Ranglin, Bastille, Roisin Murphy, Santigold, Years And Years, Dua Lipa, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Bat For Lashes, Protoje, Two Door Cinema Club, Jake Bugg, Mac DeMarco, St Etienne, Blossoms, Of Monsters and far more.

To see who is playing where and when see our Glastonbury Festival 2016 line-up page or the pages under:

Pyramid Stage
Other Stage
West Holts Stage
The Park Area
Acoustic Tent
John Peel Stage and Tolpuddle Bar
Silver Hayes Dance Region
Avalon Field
The Glade
Shangri-La (The Naughty Corner)
The Widespread Location
Block 9
Babylon Bandstand
Beat Hotel
William’s Green
Croissant Neuf Stage &amp Bandstand
The Unfairground
The Bread And Roses
Village Inn
Green Fields
Theatre &amp Circus, Glebeland
Kidz Field
Pilton Palais (film schedule)

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Solfest reveals 60 more acts

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Solfest which returns to Tarnside Farm, Tarns, nr Aspatria, in Cumbria has announced 60 a lot more acts joining this year’s line-up.

The latest additions are Trevor Roots, Tantz, Buffalo Brothers, Fitty Gomash, Samson Sound, Jinx In Dub, Drum Machine, Age Of Glass, Henge, Mighty Oak SoundSystem, Celt Islam, Crystal Distortion, SP23, Mutanta, Dohnut, Free Wise Guys, Maxiroots, Unity Sessions, Bag ‘O’ Spanners, Ring The Alarm, Vital Tactics, Catherine Ashcroft, Dirtbox, Operation Sound System, Hypo, The Templebys, Fat Albert, Dead Horse Gang, Scogans Run, Sol Y Sombra, Dansi, Bill Lloyd, Seamless, TZ, Baxter Rhodes &amp Friends, Excellent Foxy, Rev Dread, Uncle Carbunkle, Samurai Breaks, Trinity Lo Fi, Trash Manor DJs, D’Bleedin Blaggards, Zom-B, Mosienko Project, Dicky Flowers, The Soul Upsetter, Jagerossa, Samantha Loveridge, Flew The Arrow, Paul Thornton, Hardcore Gnomes, The Urbanizer &amp Doink, Underground Roots, The Fusion Brothers, The Hobo, Nema-Kuta, Bluejam Youth Music Project, Boomdang, Dub Wild, Galvatron, The Farmer, Simitu, Papa Shanti, The Broux, Stig Of The Dub, Sam Robinson &amp Friends, Strawberry Jam Soundsystem, House Grown, Jayney Mac, Panjenix, Professor Pumpernickle, Mr Kipling, Chantelle Barrow, Dubbers, Cumfy, Beach Club &amp Relic, LSD Licious, Ben Gates Sound Sculptures, and Catholic Abuse Apology.

They join Dreadzone, Craig Charles, The Mouse Outfit, Baka Beyond, Riot Jazz, Zion Train, K.O.G &amp the Zongo Brigade, Inner Terrestrials, Sonny Wharton, King Bee, Resonators, Iration Steppas, The Soon after Hours Quintet, Radical Dance Faction (RDF), Hallouminati, Lyons and La Zel, Jenna &amp the G’s, King Yoof, The Firepit Collective, The Hey Down Treaders, Tanante, La La &amp the Boo Ya, Rory Connor, A Man About A Dog, Phil Saunders, DJM, The Righteous Bees, China Shop Bull, Supa &amp Da Kryptonites, Kathrine Ashcroft, Silicone Soul, Graeme Reedie, Hardwicke Circus, Bushrocker Hi Fi, Skayaman, Dolphin Boy, Negative Transmission, Blast Furness Carnival Band, John Player Specials, The Most Ugly Youngster, Jambeater, Red Eye Hifi, Gemma Furbank, Kryso, Axis Sound Technique, 10 Foot Wizard, and Blanty.

The three day occasion will be held from Friday 26th to Sunday 28th August, 2016, August bank vacation, as a slightly smaller sized event but nonetheless retaining the crucial attributes that have made it so common more than the past 12 years. Supplying an array of entertainment across practically each musical genre. If you don’t hear one thing that you like move along to yet another venue – stages include the Drystone Stage, The Solway Bar, Unity Sessions, Lost’n’Found, Loungevity, The Enjoy Shack, House Of Joy, Melodrome and Stylus featuring every thing across the musical spectrum from folk to house, hip-hop to reggae, dub to soul, ska to Afrobeat.

For the line-up particulars as offered see the Solfest line-up page.

Solfest bounced back on a smaller scale and with a new, fresher attitude final year right after taking a one year break the initial since its inception in 2003. Solfest wanted to ‘return to our roots’ with a far more intimate event, but retaining the crucial attributes that has made it so popular more than the past twelve years. And of course it worked with glorious music, wonderful climate and 2015 weighing in as 1 of the most successful and enjoyable Solfest’s to date.

Run by a committed team and a modest army of volunteers, Solfest has stayed accurate to its anti-corporate roots. This signifies that art and decor take the place of ubiquitous advertising and the international huge names don’t drown out the voices of the hidden gems.

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