This time around, Blondie, Chase & Status and The Cribs were headlining, and the line-up included Echo & The Bunnymen, Frank Turner, Beardyman, Young Knives, Fenech Soler and a secret set from The La's too!
Here are some of my personal highlights from some other acts.
(pronounced Alt J). After the xx's meteoric rise last year to become new heavyweights in alternative music, there weren't many other bands who followed suit and rode the wave which carried the atmospheric electronic trio so far. are like a stripped-back version (in terms of the background lull which surrounds the xx), with captivating drum beats and a therapeutic chillwave vibe around their music. Check out 'Breezeblocks' on this page, and then their soundcloud page if you like it (which I hope you will)
|Stagecoach (photo from Kirsten Mavric)|
Top 5 Tracks Of The Weekend
- The Cribs - Be Safe
- Echo & The Bunnymen - The Cutter
- Stagecoach - Jonah Lomu
- Dinosaur Pile-Up - All Around The World
- Summer Camp - I Want You
I Want You by Summer Camp
Breezeblocks (demo) by alt-j
Good, Great, Better, Best! by stagecoachuk