Monday, January 17, 2022

V Festival 2016: Zara Larsson and Mike Posner added to lineup

V Festival organisers have added two new names to their already-impressive lineup for 2016. Zara Larsson is first up, making her V debut in August, and continuing on the global success of Lush Life, plus her recent MNEK-collaboration, Never Forget You. Mike Posner, who's currently...

V Festival 2016: Sugarhill Gang & MK added to lineup

Following a line-up update earlier this month, V Festival organisers have added more names onto this year's shindig, today confirming hip-hop legends The Sugarhill Gang onto the bill, alongside Ady Suleiman and KStewart. US producer MK, who's currently riding high with his new Becky...

Jay-Z closes V Festival with Chester Bennington tribute

Jay Z has paid tribute to Linkin Park's Chester Bennington after headlining the first night of this summer's V Festival. Prior to closing his Weston Park set with Numb/Encore, the track both artists famously collaborated on for 2004's Collision Course, Jay took a moment to...

V Festival unearth Jay-Z’s greatest ever collaborations

Confirmed as a 2017 headliner for some time now, V Festival organisers have now revealed that Jay-Z's upcoming appearance will also bring songs from his new 4:44 project to the stage as a first-time worldwide live exclusive. Set to grace Weston Park on 19th August,...

V Festival 2015: Mark Ronson to “take people on a musical journey”

Ahead of his and A-Trak's headline performance at next weekend's V Festival, both producers have teased what's instore for those lucky attendees. The show (which takes place at V Festival's Our House), will be streamed over at Virgin Media's YouTube channel (here) for...

V Festival 2015: Labrinth proposes onstage

It's fairly frequent in 'music-festival-land' that an artist would come onstage and surprise fans one-way-or-another; however Labrinth's show on the opening day of 2015's V Festival delivered a surprise meant for just one person. During his set at Hylands Park, Labrinth popped the question to...

V Festival: Nile Rodgers confirms new projects with Sam Smith, Mark Ronson, Carl Cox, Avicii

During a backstage interview at yesterday's V Festival in Staffordshire, iconic disco hitmaker Nile Rodgers has confirmed multiple new projects with some of the world's biggest artists. Speaking to Heart West Midands, Rodgers added to the already-confirmed co-writing with Duran Duran and Mark Ronson, by...

V Festival 2017: First names announced including headliners Pink & Jay Z

Pink and Jay Z have been announced as the two main-stage headliners for this summer's V Festival, following the reveal of the first wave of names earlier today. Other acts set to appear across the 19/20th August weekend include Pete Tong's Ibiza Classics (announced a...

V Festival 2017: Pete Tong and The Heritage Orchestra announced

Ahead of next week's reveal of their 2017 first acts and headliners, V Festival organisers have surprise-announced an appearance from Pete Tong and The Heritage Orchestra on this summer's line-up. Set to be joined by conductor Jules Buckley, the DJ and orchestra will appear...

V Festival 2015: The Top 10 dance acts you won’t want to miss

Following huge anticipation, V Festival celebrates its 20th anniversary this year, with the gates of Hylands Park and Weston Park opening in a little over a week. With one of the biggest line-ups to-date, V Festival 2015 is shaping up to be one of...