Festival Review: X&Y Part 2

X&Y Part 2 Words: Gary Lambert The second leg of X&Y Festival started with blue skies, an instant vibe and had this writer contemplating “what makes a festival”. I will admit it was rather profound for a Friday evening, but when you’ve got a few hundred people in and around a giant greenhouse having a … Continue reading

Festival Review: X&Y – Part 1

X&Y 9th-10th June 2016, Liverpool Words: Gary Lambert Photos: Fi Carroll Sefton Park in south Liverpool, of a summer’s evening, produces a fine depiction of the suburban area. The park is bustling with clean energy. There are joggers, cyclists, people clad in Lycra for purposes beyond comprehension and dog walkers with a few too many … Continue reading

Festival Preview: Bushstock 2016

Bushstock 2016 Words: Elena Katrina Price info: Tickets forBushstock Festival 2016 are on sale now £33 (+fees) here. Keep Updated: Facebook//Twitter    Bushstock Festival remains one of my personal favourite festivals over the season and it’s not just because I’m a huge fan of Communion, who put it all together. I’ve lost track as to … Continue reading

Festival Preview: X&Y Festival 2016

X&Y 2016 Words: Elena Katrina Price info: Tickets for X&Y Festival 2016 are on sale now £21.45 (+fees) here. Keep Updated: Facebook//Twitter    Liverpool’s promoter I Love Live Events return this Summer with another of their fabulous festivals. Every year so far they’ve used different venues across the city to bring a smattering of amazing … Continue reading

Just Listen: X&Y – Rocket Science

X&Y Listen to Rocket Science here: With a call to arms and military style percussion against R&B style vocals X&Y begin their new track Rocket Science with a little of something that aims to catch the ear and genuinely succeeds. Things take a turn for the rockier sound come the chorus, making a serious dent … Continue reading

Festival Review: X&Y Festival 2015

X&Y Arts Club, Liverpool, 11th July 2015 Words: Elena Katrina Photos: Gaz Jones I managed to miss last year’s gargantuan one day indie-pop bliss that is X&Y festival, so with a line up that featured so many of our fave new bands of the last 18 months we just had to get along to this … Continue reading

Festival Update: X & Y

Liverpool music festival X&Y announces 1st headliner for 2014 HALF MOON RUN. Many other bands will be announced for the festival soon with many of the most exciting break through artists lined up to play the festival. Festival organisers I LOVE LIVE EVENTS will be creating a festival village on the Liverpool University complex showcasing … Continue reading

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