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Primavera Sound – Ones to watch

As this years Primavera Sound festival fast approaches, we take look over the line up and provide our tips on what we hope are the finest performances.

Bearded Theory Festival 2016 – Preview

Bearded Theory Festival 2016 - Preview In just under a week the 2016 Bearded Theory Festival will be in full swing at Catton Hall in...

Primavera Sound Festival – Preview

Another humongous line up packed to the nines with stars from across the Globe, Primavera Sound is once again set to be one of the highlights of the summer.

Larmer Tree Festival 2016 – preview

Larmer Tree Festival Tollard Royal, Dorset 13 - 17 July 2016 2015 saw the Larmer Tree festival mark its 25th anniversary.  Arguably the UK's first boutique festival...

Something Else Somewhere Else – festival review

Something Else Somewhere Else 6 - 8 May 2016 Duns Tew, Oxfordshire Festival Review I make no secret of my love for the Something Else series of grassroots...

Festivals: Chase and Status join Primals to headline new North East Festival Down To The Woods

Chase and Status join the Primals at the new Down Into the Woods festival….and it is less than a ton for the two day...

Long Division 2016: Nine Bands You Should Go And See

With Long Division 2016 fast approaching, Louder Than War's Dave Beech compiled a list of artists he thinks you should go and watch.

Indietracks: final line-up confirmed for 2016 festival

Indietracks Festival announces final bands to join 2016 line up. Now in its tenth year headliners are The Spook School, Saint Etienne and The Aislers Set

Stag and Dagger: Glasgow – festival review

We take in the host of bands on offer at Glasgow's Stag and Dagger including Band of Skulls, We Are Scientists and Milk Teeth.

Festevol 2016: All dayer – Liverpool – live review

Festevol Camp & Furnace, Liverpool May 1st 2016 Louder Than War reviewer Davey Brett and photographer Melanie Smith feedback on their adventures at Festevol where Juliette And...

Live At Leeds – Festival Review

Another brilliant year from Live At Leeds, with a huge variety of acts to choose from, there was always going to be the odd one who disappointed.

Handmade Festival – live review

Last weekend saw me heading north with my wife for my first experience of Leicester's Handmade festival.  I found four stages of great music...





Flight Brigade: Chased By Wolves – album review

Seven-piece Flight Brigade deliver their second album that combines some of the familiar with a glossier eighties vibe.

Sound City Ipswich 2019 – preview

Sound City Ipswich takes place on Friday 4 October. Keith Goldhanger will be attending. Hosting...

LIFE : A Picture of Good Health – album review

LIFE - A Picture of Good Health (Afghan Moon/PIAS) Out 20th September CD/LP/DL/Streaming A Picture of Good...

Win tickets and more for London Tattoo Convention

To celebrate the 15th anniversary addition of the UK’s biggest and best-loved The London Tattoo Convention, London’s Tobacco Dock on 27th-28th-29th September 2019 is giving one of Louder Than Wars readers as change to winner a Golden Ticket for the event – worth £300.

Jason and the Scorchers |Kentucky Headhunters |Dan Baird and Homemade Sin: O2 Ritz, Manchester – live review

Jason & The Scorchers | The Kentucky Headhunters |Dan Baird & Homemade Sin O2 Ritz,...