Sean Paul has today announced that he will be joining the line-up for the first ever RiZE Festival in Chelmsford this August. Performing on the Saturday, this dancehall legend, Grammy Award winner and much loved hit maker extraordinaire is a remarkable addition to the line-up. His performance at RiZE Festival will be one of his only UK appearances this year, guaranteeing a show that’s not … Continue reading RiZe Festival Completes Bumper Lineup – 17th/18th August 2018
While I’ve followed and enjoyed hundreds of bands and artists over the years there have only been a few where I’ve felt I would happily follow them to the ends of the nation and back for a chance to see them live. Dry the River was one such band and we saw them live in a number of cities across the country. When the band … Continue reading P D Liddle – a welcome return for the former Dry The River vocalist.
Barn on the Farm festival is very pleased to announce Tom Misch as Sunday’s headliner this summer. As previously announced Tom Grennan will headline on Saturday. London based producer/singer/songwriter Tom Misch combines hip hop inspired beats with jazz, disco, guitar and techno in his musical landscape, resulting in a freshness and fluidity as witnessed on his debut album ‘Geography’, out this week. NME says: ‘There’s something undeniably unique about … Continue reading TOM MISCH ANNOUNCED AS SUNDAY HEADLINER FOR BARN ON THE FARM, PLUS FICKLE FRIENDS & MORE…..
Over the coming weeks, we will be profiling each of the three days at this years Tramlines Festival. With a lineup bigger than ever, at a new location across the city; Tramlines 2018 promises to be one of the most exciting festivals in the UK this year so we thought we’d make it easy for you, picking some of the best acts you cannot miss … Continue reading Halfway 2 Nowhere’s Friday @ Tramlines Festival Guide
This year’s Hit The North festival is a huge celebration of music taking place over the first May bank holiday weekend in Newcastle. With three massive opening parties, Meet the North (a day of new artists from the North East and beyond) and the main day on Sunday 6th, the festival is now well established and is going to be a fantastic weekend. We’ve listened … Continue reading Hit the North – Artists you simply cannot miss – Part 1
This April, festival season truly kicks off early with the brand new, North Yorkshire based event, Pop Punk Pile Up. Halfway 2 Nowhere have given you the perfect guide to the weekend, where it is, who to see and most importantly a bumper Spotify playlist with all our favourite artists playing over the weekend. What is it and where is it taking place? PPPU is … Continue reading Halfway 2 Nowhere’s Pop-Punk Pile Up picks ++ Spotify Playlist!
The brand new, self-titled EP from Leeds band Backspace, is now available for listening via Soundcloud. We recently reviewed their track “Final Shout” which was a great song, so we are very excited to announce the news that their full EP is up. The EP contains 2 previously released tracks “Don’t Stunt Your Growth” and “Final Shout” together with 2 new tracks “Letting Go” and “Stonebank”. All … Continue reading Leeds based indie rock band BACKSPACE release brand new EP
Bingley Music Live confirm their biggest line-up to date with Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Shed Seven and Jake Bugg taking the top spots across the weekend 31st August to 2nd September. Halfway 2 Nowhere will be keeping you updated with all of the announcements for this year’s festival, as and when they come in. You can expect huge features on our picks for the festival as … Continue reading Bingley Music Live announces biggest lineup to date.
The third 2000trees Festival 2018 announcement is here, and as ever it selects some of the finest new bands, welcomes back some of the events very favourites and says howdy to some incredible festival newbies, both up and coming and established. This line up announcement was also announced by our incredible Saturday headliners ENTER SHIKARI in this video – HERE For the 3rd year in a row, BLACK PEAKS will be demolishing … Continue reading 2000trees FESTIVAL 2018 third announcement is here!
Attitude? Admittedly it’s usually not a great attribute in a work office environment (trust me) but in music, attitude is a most welcome trait. Luckily Los Angeles based (there’s a clue in the name) punk band L.A. Witch have attitude to spare. Dirty, moody, heavy, surfy and confident can be mined in thick chunky seams throughout the LA Witch debut album released towards the end … Continue reading L.A. Witch showcase debut album at forthcoming Leeds’ Headrow House gig