England always has and always will be a major music hub! They have given us some of the greatest artists of all time. It is natural that this country has some of the best music festivals in the whole world. There are countless artists that chose to join a festival and entertain a lot of people instead of going of touring alone. There are many festivals that have a tradition when it comes to the artists that come and the themes. But one thing is for sure. No matter your music taste, you will definitely find a suitable music festival in the UK. But the problem comes when you have to choose one because the possibilities are very vast. We have listed some of the best music festivals in the UK this year in order to make sure that you see your favorite artists and you have lots of fun.
This festival takes place from the 9th to the 12th of August in Winchester. This festival features artists like Limp Biskit, Die Anwoord and many more. The event is well-known for promoting non-commercial music bands and that it helps indie bands to get popular. Many indie bands actually formed here because they found each other in the perfect surrounding and decided to make music. It is definitely a good festival if you like indie music and non-commercial artists.
This one is held from the 2nd to the 5th of August at Lulworth Castle. It is one of the most popular and award-winning festivals in the UK and it is very proud of the fact that it features around 1000 performers on dozens of stages. Besides music, this festival also has theater, poetry and many other types of artistic performances. One of the main artists that will be present this year is MIA.
This is an amazing event that takes place from the 23rd to the 26th of August in Daresbury. This festival is all about good music and amazing visual effects. There are many artists that first started to perform here and after that the popularity trail was very easy. There are many indie artists that will definitely take your breath away with amazing performances. Some of the artists that will be there are Eric Prydz and Tiesto.
This is one of the most interesting and original in the UK. It takes place from the 12th to the 15th of July in Southwold. The English country side is rocked during these days by amazing beats from the guest Djs. Some of the stages are in the middle in the woods so that the experience is even more interesting. You will also see colorful sheep roaming the place.
This festival takes place from the 8th to the 10th of June in Derby and it is definitely a good place for rock fans. It featured artists like Ozzy Osbourne, Avenged Sevenfold and many others. Besides the household names of the rock world, you will also see the new rock generation performing at this amazing event.