Area 4 Festival, The Great Escape and David Icke, all in today's news round-up

Not long till the weekend and we have plenty more news and updates to add to that feeling!


  • GERMANY Additional acts join Area 4 Festival, Headliners for this year’s event include The Gaslight Anthem, Kylesa, Beatsteaks, Social Distortion, Bullet For My Valentine, Me First & The Gimme Gimmes and many more.
  • UK We have a brand new wiki for One Of These Days an event described as “A festivals of festivals!” – A great event to put in your winter festival calendar!
  • UK Some 2013 details have been revealed for Southport Weekender, a super event for fans of House, R'n'B, Soul, Breakbeats, Jazz, Funk, Hip Hop and Garage.
  • UK The Great Escape have revealed dates and super early bird prices for their 2013 event. Be sure to check out our review of this year’s event and why you should be interested in such a great festival.
  • UK More music and entertainment has been added to Bestival, including the addition of controversial speaker David Icke.


  • CROATIA We’ve added a lovely video to our Soundwave Festival Croatia, Confirmed headliners include De La Soul, Fink, DJ Yoda, Plaid (Live AV Set) and Ghostpoet.
  • USA 3 day passes are due to sell out quick for Delaware’s Firefly Festival. Confirmed headliners include The Killers, The Black Keys and Jack White!
  • UK We’ve added a little more insight onto the Bookstock Wiki. – a free street party set to bring the festival vibe to the masses!

REGULARLY UPDATED WIKI + France’s Calvi On The Rocks, not long now! + Belgium’s Tomorrowland if you have tickets we can’t bear to look at you, the jealousy hurts too much!