Festivals

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And the beat goes on and on in Redditch!

There’s just a few days to go now until a festival celebrating the life of Redditch born, Led Zeppelin drummer, John Henry Bonham gets under way, and organisers are promising a fabulous day of music and entertainment in the town […]

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Lakefest 2021 – weekend review

Lakefest, Eastnor Park12th-15th August 2021 So they say the big stuff happens in “threes”. Three big moments in life that follow in quick succession. Sandwiched between being made redundant and quickly finding a new job, fell Lakefest 2021. A four […]

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The Seventh Wave Festival of Electronic Music: Number Ten

Featuring Members of Gary Numan’s ‘Tubeway Army’ (Dramatis) return to the live arena! Tenth Electronic Music Festival comes to Birmingham and once again it includes an all-day free electronic music event featuring talks, demonstrations, interactive sessions, synth manufacturer attendance, a […]

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BBC Music has confirmed Echo Gecco for the Introducing Stage at Lakefest

Following an enthusiastic endorsement by BBC H&W’s Andrew Marston at their pre-lockdown Introducing live session from Kidderminster town hall, three-piece Echo Gecco (Josh Hunt– vocals/guitar; Keega Hoang – bass; Jon Aymes– drums/backing vocals), from Stourbridge and Worcester have been confirmed […]

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Nozstock 2021 postponed

The 21st edition of Nozstock The Hidden Valley will now be postponed and take place between the 21st and 24th July 2022. This has been an incredibly difficult and challenging period for the Nosworthy family and everyone involved at the […]

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Mappfest, Malvern – 7th August 2021

Mappfest started as a garden party hosted by Andy Mapp in 2009 with a Raffle for charity with a couple of live performers, and has grown into an annual event held on Malvern Common. This year it will be back […]

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Tom Jones: A legend in the field of dreams*

*‘Legend’ A six letter word and all too often mis-used: But here at Lakefest HQ we are all of the opinion that for 2021 we might need to find a superior superlative… When an artist can lay truthful claim to […]

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Worcester Festival to return in 2021

Worcester Festival is hopeful that this year’s Festival will be fully back to its fun and vibrant self again! With this week’s announcements from Boris Johnson paving the way to normal life resuming by June at the earliest The Worcester […]