Festival season kicked off this weekend in London with LED in Victoria Park, Southern Sounds and Get Loaded on Clapham Common and there are loads more lined up throughout the summer. Here’s a look at what’s on where:
- London Feis
Celebrating Irish music with song, dance and drama with artists like Bob Dylan, The Cranberries, Van Morrison and Clannad. Taking place on 18th and 19th June in Finsbury Park – Tickets from £60. www.londonfeis.com.
Rocking out in Hyde Park with The Killers, Bon Jovi, Road Stewart and more from 24th – 26th June. Tickets from £55, check out www.hardrockcalling.co.uk for more details.
An impressive line up to get you dancing with The Black Eyed Peas, Tinie Tempah and Plan B as well as The Chemical Brothers, Grace Jones, Pulp and more. Starts on 1st July to 3rd July, tickets from £49.50 on www.wirelessfestival.co.uk.
Join in the jamming with your own instruments at Hainault Country Club with DJ Yoda, The Selector, The Pennyblack Remedy and more. You can camp from £95 or one day from £25. From 8th to 10th July www.extalgic.com.
There’s a star-studded line up for the popular Lovebox festival this year with acts such as Snoop Dogg, Jessie J, Blondie, Kelis and more at Victoria Park on 15th to 17th July. Tickets start at £28.50 www.lovebox.net.
- High Voltage
The following weekend at Victoria Park more artists take to the stage for High Voltage including Slash, Thin Lizzy and Jethro Tull. 23rd and 24th July with tickets from £56.50 at www.highvoltagefestival.com.
- Apple Cart
One for all the family from the founders of the popular Underage Festival (www.underagefestivals.com) and Field Day (www.fielddayfestivals.com), bop along to Saint Etienne, Badly Drawn Boy and more on 7th August at Victoria Park. Early bird tickets start at £25 from www.theapplecartfestival.com.
- One Love Festival
Three days of reggae/dub at Hainault Forest Country Club on 19th – 21st August with artists such as Ken Booth OD, David Rodigan, The Roots Ragga Band and more. Check out www.onelovefestival.co.uk for more information.
SW4 at Clapham Common is a great festival for clubbers and this year’s line up includes Underworld, Sven Väth, Layo & Buschwaka! and more on 27th and 28th August on Clapham Common www.southwestfour.com.
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