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REVIEW: LIVE IN BARNSLEY 2015

REVIEW: LIVE IN BARNSLEY 2015

And so Live In Barnsley rolls around for a third year and I have the opportunity to see quite a number of local bands perform there for the first time, a few old favorites and a tonne of bands from outside of town playing too. I’d drawn up my itinerary a few days before; listing … Continue reading

FESTIVAL REVIEW: TRAMLINES, SHEFFIELD

FESTIVAL REVIEW: TRAMLINES, SHEFFIELD

Based in Sheffield city centre and now in its sixth year, Tramlines has become huge, attracting festival goers from across the country as well as plenty of locals. Friday afternoon saw floods of people trawling through the city with suitcases, with crowded pubs and beer gardens filled with discussions about check-in times and excitement for … Continue reading

FESTIVAL REVIEW: COALFIELDS

FESTIVAL REVIEW: COALFIELDS

It’s July 26th and that means the second of two festivals for me this weekend. It’s the third Coalfields Festival, since its rebrand from M-Fest. Word on the local music scene was that stage managers, bands and punters were worried that the clash with Tramlines festival in Sheffield would make for a quiet event. Worry … Continue reading