We all know that summer is almost here, not only because of the (almost) daily sun shinning over our heads but also because like me, most of you must be checking out what´s the first (cheap) festival to go and enjoy good music. Here in CrazyFriday-Magazine.com we´ve selected 3 festivals that won´t disappoint you. They all have in common that happen during one day, just one day of intense pure music, laughs and freedom! Check them out and enjoy!
Saturday 10th May, Beyond the Redshift
The first festival we want to highlight is the Beyond the Redshift.
Specially made for all fans of epic, atmospheric music, the festival is not only an audio experience but also a visual experience. Curated and headlined by sludge/post metal band Cult of Luna, they have brought bands together across a range of genres from including post-metal, post-rock, prog rock, shoegaze and ambient from all over the world.
The festival is spread across 3 nearby venues in North London: The Forum, The Dome and the Boston Music Rooms.
The Forum: Syndrome, Amenra, Jesu, God Is An Astronaut, God Seed, Cult of Luna
The Dome: pg.lost, Blueneck, Esben and the witch, The old Wind, Bossk, Amplifier
Boston Music Room: Canaya, Atlantis, Shield Patterns, Abraham, Petter Carlsen, Further Down, Hark, Dirk Serries, Thought Forms, Sleepmakeswaves, Greg Haines
Price: £30 + booking fee. 3 venues, 1 wristband, 12:00 p.m doors.
Saturday 31st of May, Camden Rocks Festival
Just when everybody is out of London for the bank holiday, comes the Camden Rocks Festival. As its name says, it´s based in Camden across 20 venues and if that´s not impressive, they claim to have 200 bands!! Since a few days back you could also submit your favorite mates band to play in the festival. Not sure if you could see all of the bands playing but here is a few taste of what you will find over there:
The Subways, Reverend And The Makers, The Blackout, Ginger, Wildheart, Hacktivist, Orange Goblin, The Virginmarys, Sonic, Boom Six, Turbowolf, Blitz Kids, Gnarwolves, The Graveltones, Nine Black Alps,
Eureka Machines, Max Raptor, Straight, Lines, Rat Attack, Acoustic Tv (Terrorvision), The Howling, Baby Godzilla, Crazy Arm, The Hell, and many more!
Venues: The Enterprise, Barfly, The Monarch, The hawley arms, Proud, The cuban, Electric Ballroom and many more!
Tickets: £25 + fees here
Saturday 2nd of August, Visions Festival
First festival in August located in the trendy area of Hackney. Venues are located at a 8 min walking distance between them. This year they´ve added an extra venue (last year were only 3). It´s also one of those festivals that not only you enjoy music but also a good day out since like the others, starts round 12:00 pm until night.
Polica, Andrew W.K Very Special Solo Show, Baths, Young Fathers, The Range, Eagulls, Fat White Family, Perfect pussy, Jaco Gardner, Arabrot, Sean Nicholas Savage, Josef Salvat, Rainer
Tickets £25 + fees here