2000 Trees unveil a few extra treats to be added to the line up

Just when you thought 2000 Trees couldn’t possibly be any better, they go ahead and announce yet more bands as well as reveal who will be playing acoustic sessions in the forest.

First things first, the new bands just added to the line up. Mallory Knox has just been revealed to join the festival on the main stage playing on Friday. With them bands such as Demob Happy, Beans on Toast and Skinny Lister have all been added.

Here is the full list:

Mallory Knox / Skinny Lister / Dream Wife / Will Varley / Beans on Toast / Raging Speedhorn / Demob Happy / Vodun / Imperial Leisure / Asylums / Sick Joy

That isn’t quite all though, as Trees has yet another trick up their sleeve.

Headline act Enter Shikari have been announced to be doing a stripped back, acoustic set in the forest during the day on Saturday and not just them, there will be acoustic sets from the phenomenal Jamie Lenman, Fatherson, The Xcerts and so many more.

Here is the full Forest sessions list:

Enter Shikari / My Vitriol / Arcane Roots / Fatherson / The Xcerts / Jamie Lenman / Jonah Matranga / Dave McPherson / Press to Meco / Grumble Bee / Louise Distras / Bryde / Jack Louis Cooper / SAINT LEONARD’S HORSES / Luke Rainsford /Ben Marwood

These are going to be something special!

Neverworld announces more acts to this year’s line up!

Neverworld just gets better and better!

Formerly known as LeeFest, the relaunch of Neverland have unveiled the latest additions to their incredible lineup with up and coming acts Yonaka, whenyoung, Bloxx, Ten Tonnes, Marsicans and loads more joining this year’s bill

Clean Bandit and Bastille are headlining this year’s festival with BBC Introducing in Kent presenting an array of talent with other names added including Fenne Lilly, Be Charlotte, Fazerdaze, Childcare, Five Kites and more!

Taking place from August 2 to August 5, the festival is being held on John Darlings Farm in Uckfield bringing a brand new experience to 5,000 music fans!

New acts: Yonaka, whenyoung, Bloxx, Ten Tonnes, Marsicans, Fenne Lilly, Be Charlotte, Fazerdaze, Childcare, Five Kites, Duncan Smith, AADAE, Asylums, DJ Abbie McCarthy, All The Above, Amapola, China Bears, Cove, FOXE, JC Palmer, LUCIA, Muffin, Orestea, Placid, Scars of Sense

Tickets, which cost from £119, are almost sold out. For tickets, go to neverworld.co.uk


2000 Trees finally announce final headliner and 20 more acts!

For those following 2000 Trees closely it’s been intriguing to see who will finally be announced to headline the Friday night after teasing it for so long.

Well today the wait is over and the final headline act to take to the stage on the Friday will be the brilliant Twin Atlantic. They will join previously announced headliners At the Drive In who will be performing on the Thursday and Enter Shikari who will be the festivals final headlining act on the Saturday evening.

That is not all however, as 2000 Trees also treated us to another 20 bands to be added to the bill containing names such as Moose Blood, Sikth, Woes and PINS, check out the full announcement below:

Moose Blood / Sikth / We Were Promised Jetpacks / Meat Wave / Palm Reader / mastersystem / Courage My Love / The Kenneths / InTechnicolour / Woes / Mantra / Frauds / Nelson Can / GroundCulture / Avalanche Party / Cove / Reigning Days / PINS / Swedish Death Candy / Forever Cult

Tickets are getting dangerously close to selling out for the year so make sure you pick them up here before it’s too late.

2000 Trees add 5 more names to the line up!

They made us be patient for this one!

The teases that are 2000 Trees have finally named all 5 bands that are joining the line up after doing an announcement a day since Wednesday April 4th.

Last Tuesday the festival took to social media to share that they were going to reveal 5 bands over the course of 5 days, announcing a new name every day at 9am making impatient fans of the festival like us, wait until today to find out who the 5 bands that will be joining the line up.

Starting off announcing the fantastic Turnstile on the Wednesday they would then go on to announce Jonah Matranga and Friends, Fatherson, The Dirty Nil and finally today they unveiled the final band, the Undead Raisins.

More news is still expected to be coming from the Trees camp with one more headline act yet to be announced, be sure to grab your tickets before they go.

Full line up here:

2000 Trees add 20 more bands to the line up!

Since teasing us yesterday on social media with the announcement of 20 bands to be added to the Cheltenham based 2000 Trees line up, they have finally revealed the latest additions.

Some of the names added include Frightened Rabbit, My Vitriol and Blood Red Shoes will be joining previously announced acts like Enter Shikari, At The Drive and tons more that have previously been added to this stellar line up. This announcement has been so closely followed that it has already crashed the 2000 Trees website with everyone wanting to know who is joining next.

Acts also joining the lineup:  And So I Watch You From Afar, Black Honey, Vukovi, Bloody Knees, Queen Kwong, Dead!, Blood Command, Brutus, Funeral Shakes, Nova Twins. Gloo, Muskets, P D Liddle, No Violet, Phoxjaw, Warshy and Sœur.

All this and we can still expect more announcements coming soon from 2000 Trees as their third and final headline act is still yet to be announced so definitely keep an eye out for that one!

The latest poster:

2000TREES adds more names to it’s 2018 line up!

17 more names have been added to this year’s 2000Trees!

The bands that have been confirmed are Black Peaks, Sløtface, Dream State and many more!

Enter Shikari and At The Drive In are headlining this year’s festival , as well as acts like Creeper, Hell is for Heroes and Basement making this year 2000Trees full of two days of quality music!

Other names that have been added to the festival in Cheltenham are Press to MECO, Fangclub, Gallops, Nervus, Black Futures, Gender Roles, Bitch Falcon, Lady Bird, Sun Arcana, Haggard Cat and Sean McGown.

2000trees takes place from 12 – 14 July. Tickets now available  

Here is a handy playlist to get you hyped!



2000 Trees announce second headliner and more

Well 2000 Trees just got bigger!

As promised from their last announcement which announced At The Drive In as their first headline act, which will also be their only UK festival performance this year, as well as acts like Creeper, Hell is for Heroes and Basement, 2000 Trees have just revealed their second offering to a line up which is truly starting to stack up.

Their second headline act is none other than the genre melting quartet Enter Shikari, notorious for their high octane, energy packed sets, Enter Shikari will take over the main stage on either the Friday or the Saturday with At The Drive In already confirmed to headline on Thursday.

Along with Enter Shikari, eight other bands have also been added to the bill including: Boston Manor, Black Foxxes, Conjurer, SHVPES, Holding Absence, Holiday Oscar, Chapter and Verse and Loathe.

Tickets officially go on sale at 9am tomorrow morning and with the bands they have announced for this already, this is a festival you will need to add to your diary for 2018!

Here is a handy playlist to get you hyped!

2000 Trees announce first headliner

As previously mentioned in our festival preview, 2000 Trees announced their first headline act for their festival in Cheltenham on July 12-14.

In their only festival appearance of the summer At The Drive In is the first headline act announced for the festival, where they will be joined on the bill by Hell for Heroes, Creeper, Basement, Arcane Roots, Touche Amore, Turbowolf and Golf Key.

A solid start to a line up we have high hopes for and it won’t be long before they are joined by other bands as another planned announcement is due on Wednesday and tickets will be going on sale on Thursday February 1st. This is one festival you want to keep an eye on as there are plenty more bands expected to be announced for this one!

To get just a taste of what is to come at Cheltenham in July we have ever so kindly put together a playlist of a few songs from each band to get you all excited for what’s to come!

2018 Preview – Biggest Festivals

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On the hallowed grounds of Donington Park, rock’s biggest and best come together for a weekend of big guitar riffs and more circle pits than you can count. This year’s line up is so far is looking pretty tasty with Avenged Sevenfold, Guns N Roses and Ozzy Osbourne all set to headline, this is a line up which is tough to beat.

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Isle of Wight Festival

A festival that is all about nostalgia and good times, IoW is celebrating their 50th anniversary this year, although with still a ton of bands yet to be announced, the appeal of seeing The Killers, Kasabian and Liam Gallagher to name a few is more than a draw for us to be seriously excited about this one.

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Slam Dunk Festival 

A festival that truly celebrates some of the top bands in Pop punk and all the genre’s in between, its a rather inexpensive way to go to a festival this summer and having a cracking time seeing top bands whilst cutting out the camping side which may not appeal to all. Year in, year out Slam Dunk delivers on a cracking line up and with Good Charlotte and Jimmy Eat World at the top of the bill, this is a day out you don’t want to miss!

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2000 Trees 

The timing for talking about this is quite fortunate, as 2000 Trees is set to be making their first announcement TONIGHT at 7pm on BBC Radio One and their second announcement on Wednesday this week. A festival that has grown in popularity each year, this year will be their 11th year and we can’t wait to see who gets announced, apparently they are a huge American band and that’s about all that’s been revealed…

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Reading and Leeds

A festival that often has a very diverse and mixed line up although they have yet to announce anything be sure to expect a decent amount of rock bands to make an appearance on the bill and hopefully somewhere on the main stage. The Pit stage dedicated to all things rock rarely fails to deliver, but let’s wait and see what they have in store for us this year…

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Camden Rocks Festival

A bit of a different festival here compared to the ones listed above, a one day festival that boasts over 200 bands in 20 different venues around Camden Town in London, full with hidden gems that you may have never heard of as well with having Maximo Park and Twin Atlantic on the bill, this is one that will show off the best of what London has to offer.

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Latitude Festival 

Taking over the Southwold countryside, Latitude is a festival that has something for everyone, from colourful sheep roaming around to comedy tents and a cinema as well as music being performed all over the site. Last year’s festival saw The 1975 and Fleet Foxes headline with Mumford and Sons taking over the day on Saturday, we can only keep our fingers crossed some form of big rock band will be announced for this later in the year.

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Bloodstock Open Air

Metal heads unite! The festival that combines some of the heaviest in heavy metal around in Derbyshire, I can only assume this place is just a 24 hour mosh pit and with Judas Priest, Gojira and Nightwish all announced as headliners for this years showing, it’s going to be one hell of a pit.

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Victorious Festival

Set to take over the grounds of the Southsea Common in Portsmouth, this festival can produce a mixed bag of bands that is put together to suit all tastes and so far the Friday notably has The Libertines, Kaiser Chiefs and Shed Seven all set to perform, this could be a chilled festival to enjoy a bit of soft rock by the seaside too.