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hoils last won the day on December 28 2014

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  1. Justice out, Soulwax in!

    Which begs the question why did they get booked on the same evening? Very odd, surely Bestival knew the staging spec long before the week before the festival?
  2. Tom Waits

    I guess if he played (which he never will, let's face reality) he'd headline West Holts? He'd probably be better suited to Acoustic but it'd likely be Portishead 95 all over again. I'd be happy if he ever plays any UK gigs again, let alone Glasto.
  3. Secret Garden Party 2017 Alcohol

    It doesn't have an arena/campsite divide; once you're in the gates, that's it.
  4. Levellers

    Just to add, they didn't headline NME in 92. They played 3rd on the Pyramid on Saturday evening, before Lou Reed and Shakespear's Sister. NME headliners that year were Primal Scream, The Shamen and 808 State.
  5. Avalon announce

    The Mavericks! Wonderful news, their last 2 albums have been ace. Really strong showing from Avalon this year.
  6. Comedy/Cabaret

    Bramble FM are always unmissable. Great way to spend 3 hours in the afternoon, watching chaos unfold.
  7. Foo Fighters announcement "engages" 20 million

    Excellent, that clears it up nicely.
  8. Foo Fighters announcement "engages" 20 million

    What kind of marketing c**t hole refers to someone going on the internet as an 'engagement'?
  9. Watched Over by our Loving Overlords

    Comrade Bamber has, pretty consistently, the greatest music taste of anyone on these here message boards. Loving your work, brother.
  10. Bearded Theory Festival 2017

    Could be miles off but I reckon the final headliner might be Frank Turner. Or maybe DKM or Flogging Molly if they're in Europe at the time which doesn't look likely.
  11. Bestival 2017

    Yeah, I was going to bring up MBV as an example of RDB being pretty eclectic with headliners from the start. You could argue the same with The Magic Numbers and Gogol Bordello, too. 2009 headliners of Massive Attack, Kraftwerk and Elbow didn't exactly shout out '10 pills a night at the main stage' either. I think the crowd for the first 3 or 4 years was very 'Big Chilly' and then has got a little younger and party-centric each year. Or maybe I've just got older.
  12. Albums of the year 2016

    My top 50: 1: Beyonce - Lemonade 2: Ladyhawke - Wild Things 3: The 1975 - I Like It When You Sleep, For You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware Of It 4: Leonard Cohen - You Want It Darker 5: Tegan & Sara - Love You To Death 6: Christine & The Queens - Chaleur Humaine 7: Little Mix - Glory Days 8: Dexys - Let The Record Show: Dexys Do Irish And Country Soul 9: The Lemon Twigs - Do Hollywood 10: Moulettes - Preternatural 11: Madness - Can’t Touch Us Now 12: Sia - This Is Acting 13: Skepta - Konnichiwa 14: David Bowie - Blackstar 15: O’Hooley & Tidow - Shadows 16: Craig David - Following My Intuition 17: Sonic Boom Six - The F-Bomb 18: Alicia Keys - Here 19: Gregory Porter - Take Me To The Alley 20: Petite Meller - Lil Empire 21: Kate Tempest - Let Them Eat Chaos 22: Pet Shop Boys - Super 23: Ward Thomas - Cartwheels 24: ABC - The Lexicon Of Love II 25: The Weeknd - Starboy 26: Teenage Fanclub - Here 27: M83 - Junk 28: Skinny Lister - The Devil, The Heart & The Fights 29: Bright Light Bright Light - Choreography 30: Rusty Shackle - Dusk 31: Joe Stilgoe - Songs On Film: The Sequel 32: Júníus Meyvant - Floating Harmonies 33: Merry Hell - Bloodlines 34: The Avalanches - Wildflower 35: MIA - AIM 36: Jagwar Ma - Every Now & Then 37: Michael Bublé - Nobody But Me 38: NOFX - First Ditch Effort 39: Lady Gaga - Joanne 40: Hamilton Leithauser + Rostam - I Had A Dream That You Were Mine 41: Haçienda Classiçal - Haçienda Classiçal 42: Robbie Williams - The Heavy Entertainment Show 43: Kate Bush - Before The Dawn 44: Loretta Lynn - Full Circle 45: Alexis Taylor - Piano 46: PJ Harvey - The Hope Six Demolition Project 47: Shooter Jennings - Countach (For Giorgio) 48: Kate Rusby - Life In A Paper Boat 49: Snuff - No Biting! 50: Izzy Bizu - A Moment Of Madness
  13. Boomtown Fair 2017

    For the Town Centre I reckon they might try for DKM, Rancid and Underworld. I guess Frank Turner will play some year, being a Winchester (Tory) boy and all that jazz.
  14. FatboySlim,time he HL'd Other Stage

    2005. And he was way past his sell by date even then.
  15. Bestival is moving

    I've found the Hidden Disco.
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