Looking through the early batch of festivals that are taking place this year, The Wood Festival has competed its main stage line up and with Day Tickets now on sale, this looks an nice event to stretch your festival legs at.
The festival takes place on the 15th, 16th & 17th May at Braziers Park, near Wallingford, Oxfordshire Headliners are Tunng, Songhoy Blues & Treetop Flyers. Gill Sandell/Chris T.T , Hans Chew, The Dreaming Spires, Trevor Moss & Hannah-Lou and Thomas Truax are all appearing along with a host of other fine musicians.
Tickets for this celebration of music and nature are now available HERE Tickets are also available from the Truck Store, Oxford.
For information on all the bands you can go to the festival Facebook page
Formed in early 2012 and named after Grace Slick’s mother, Virginia Wing combines the talents of Alice Merida Richards (Vocals, Synths, Organ), Samuel Pillay (Synths, guitar, noises, bass) and Sebastian Truskolaski (Drums, percussion).
The band’s debut album Measures Of Joy is out now on Fire Records and well worth checkin’ out!
Following a UK tour with Hookworms, the band are now on tour in Europe;
25.03.2015 Liege (BE), La Péniche InsideOut
26.03.2015 München (DE), Alte Kongresshalle
31.03.2015 Lyon (FR), Sonic
01.04.2015 Paris (FR), L'Espace B
03.04.2015 Schaffhausen (CH), Tap Tab Club
05.04.2015 Vienna (AT), Rhiz
06.04.2015 Prague (CZ), Palác Akropolis
07.04.2015 Berlin (DE), Acud
10.04.2015 Rotterdam (NL), Motel Mozaique
11.04.2015 Ghent (BE), Kinky Star
Nadine Shah has now sold out her show at London's Oslo on 16th April and has also announced her biggest headline performance to date at the Union Chapel on 1st October 2015.
Tickets for the show will be available on Friday 27th March via Communion Music.
Nadine has also announced a handful of festival slots including Latitude and End of the Road.
New album Fast Food will be available 13th April on vinyl, CD and via digital download (AMB1506). You can pre-order the album via Nadine's website as well as iTunes here.
SXSW is done and dusted and the festival season is about to kick off in earnest for 2015. As we get towards the end of summer, the wonderful End of the Road Festival take place in Dorset.
Latest announcements for the festival include Laura Marling , Mac DeMarco, Metz, Low and Slow Club.
Each year, EOTR gives new and/or unsigned artists the chance to perform at the festival. This year they received over 2000 applications and have chosen three new acts from an incredibly talented pool of submissions:
"Opening the Woods stage will be the exuberant, Paul Russell led, orchestral ensemble Human Pyramids. Glaswegian lo-fi electro-pop duo Miracle Strip will feature on the forthcoming End of The Road x Rough Trade Shops compilation. London garage-pop purveyors LOVE L.U.V have been invited to join the 10 year celebrations too, bringing with them a combination of 60s era Beatles pop and raw, raucous energy".
New Additions: Laura Marling - Mac DeMarco – Low –Slow Club – Metz -Nadine Shah –Delines -Ryley Walker- Euros Childs – Gulp- Kiran Leonard - Julie Bryne -This is The Kit - Dolores Haze –Oscar - Human Pyramids - Crushed Beaks - Meilyr Jones -The Vryll Society - Love L.U.V - Miracle Strip & Holy Crutches
Full details and tickets can be found HERE
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