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#21 brighteyes


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Posted 31 August 2011 - 01:54 PM

Sad but not unexpected. Presumably, then, they put themselves as headliners on the last night because they couldn't afford another headline act...

To be honest, my friends and I didn't much enjoy the festival this year. We were robbed on several occasions from our tents (the worst being £100 nicked from my mate's wallet as he slept), and generally we were surrounded by arrogant 16-18 year olds who I'd more expect to see at Reading. I guess the cheap ticket deals led to a scummy crowd.
The line-up was pretty toilet, too. Disappointing lack of variety and honestly, Dreaming Spires are the most boring band ever to close a festival main stage.

I won't be going back but I do hope they keep the festival going. I didn't really see the need for expanding, they're obviously clever enough to see the market is overcrowded so I'm not sure how on earth they thought it'd be a good idea, particularly with such a weak line-up.

#22 5co77ie


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Posted 23 January 2012 - 10:50 AM

...and it's back in the room:


#23 mrtourette


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Posted 23 January 2012 - 11:15 AM

Good to see.

#24 gooner1990


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Posted 26 January 2012 - 02:36 AM

Will be interesting to see what happens considering the drastic changes last years event saw.

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Posted 14 February 2012 - 02:02 PM

Interesting interview with the guy that's taken over the running of the festival, not sure a back to basics approach will be right for the festival. It was on a downward slide way before last year as it wasn't moving with the times, last year was a GREAT improvement and now they are getting rid of it all?

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Posted 07 March 2012 - 06:06 PM

Decent line-up, but repeated bookings?

My friends band are playing so will be making an appearence.

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Posted 17 March 2012 - 05:12 PM

Agreed, nothing too inspiring so far...