UK Festival News

There are a lot of UK festivals announcinng their line-ups.

Zoo Thousand And Eight Festival:
First there is the Zoo Thousand And Eight Festival which has The Cribs, British Sea Power, The Young Knives and The Rascals playing. Others playing at the festival include Lethal Bizzle, MSTRKRFT, Hadouken!, Friendly Fires, Does It Offend You Yeah? and The Rumble Strips. It will take place between July 4-6 at the Port Lympne Wild Animal Park in the Kent countryside. For the rest of the line-up go here.

The Great Escape Festival:
There is also the Great Escape Festival which will take place in Brighton, England May 15-17. It will have over 25 venues with hundreds of bands. Some acts confirmed include: Hold Steady, Vampire Weekend, Black Lips, No Age, Okkervil River, Iron & Wine, Black Mountain, Sunset Rubdown, Yeasayer, the Twilight Sad, Bon Iver, Times New Viking, Fujiya & Miyagi, Crystal Castles, Saul Williams, the Futureheads, and more. For the rest of this line-up you can go here.

Underage Festival:
For some of you that are underaged there is the Underage Festival in which you need to be 14-19 years old to be able to purchase tickets. It will take place in London’s Victoria Park on August 8. Band playing at the festival include: Foals, Gallows and The Horrors, The Teenagers, Bombay Bicycle Club, Ipso Facto and more. To see the rest of the acts annouced so far go here.

Field Day 2008
In it’s second year Field Day 2008 will take place on Saturday 9 August 2008 in Victoria Park Hackney London E9. It’s line up faetures: Of Montreal, Foals, Lightspeed Champion, Mystery Jets, Simian Mobile Disco and other. Other confirmed acts can be seen here.

The Cribs – You’re Gonna Lose Us [zshare]


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