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19 artists we want to see headline festivals in 2019

Festival season 2018 might be largely done and dusted but you can always console yourself by looking ahead to next year. If you were...

The best new bands of festival season 2018

If you didn't see at least one new band that captured your heart this summer then you're either very fussy or you've been doing...

The best sets at European festivals in 2018, from Arctic Monkeys to Brockhampton

It wasn't just the UK that was treated to some stellar performances this festy season. Over on the continent, bands and artists from across...

The best sets at UK festivals in 2018, from Childish Gambino to Idles

There might have been no Glastonbury this year, but that didn't mean festival season here in the UK was a disappointment. From first-time events,...

The best onstage outfits of festival season 2018

Some artists are happy in a t-shirt and jeans; some go the extra mile, whether that be bringing some razzle-dazzle to fields with sequins...

Behind the scenes at Reading Festival 2018 with Bring Me The Horizon, Wolf Alice, Mike Shinoda and more

Another Reading Festival is over and, despite the weather, it was a right good'un. When they weren't busy putting all their energy into playing...

With Glassjaw and Shellac at the helm, ArcTanGent Festival thrives on the fringes

Festival season, it’s argued, is growing stale. Identikit line-ups stalk the European festival circuit, with American events slowly starting to follow suit – excellent...

Relive Saturday at Rize Festival with stunning photos of Bastille, Rag’n’Bone Man, Rita Ora and more

Don't call it V Festival! This weekend, Hylands Park in Chelmsford, Essex, was host to the first ever Rize Festival. Yes, it was pretty...

Inside Brockhampton’s outrageously good Lowlands Festival show

I’m covered in sweat (both mine and strangers) and beer (both mine and strangers), and a circle pit that envelopes half of the crowd...

The story of Øya Festival 2018 in beautiful photos

Phoebe Bridgers With a raw-nerved take on indie-folk from her debut album ‘Stranger In The Alps’, Bridgers’ European festival debut is as intimate as you’d...
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