Festivals

More Acts Added To The Bring Me The Horizon Day At All Points East!

A host of acts have been added to the Bring Me The Horizon day at this year’s All Points East. US rockers Sleeping With Sirens will play their only UK date this summer, with Vukovi, Black Futures, PENSDHUi and tiLLie added to the line-up for the Firestone Stage.

More Acts Added To The Bring Me The Horizon Day At All Points East!

All Points East's In The Neighbourhood Event Returns!

All Points East’s In The Neighborhood event returns for a second year this summer, offering an unbeatable four-day programme of the biggest and best activities and entertainment in London, all of which can be enjoyed for free. In collaboration with Tower Hamlets Council, the local community and local organizations, the programme takes place between the two weekends of music.

All Points East's In The Neighbourhood Event Returns!

Win A Pair Of Tickets To The Boaty Weekender

Q is sending one lucky fan on the music holiday of a lifetime! Enjoy all the comforts of the Norwegian Pearl cruise-liner on The Boaty Weekender, a festival presented by Belle & Sebastian to celebrate 20 years since The Bowlie Weekender event. There will be shows, activities and more on the four-day trip, which departs from Barcelona and sets sail to Cagliari, Sardinia over four days from 8-12 August. The line-up includes special sets from the hosts themselves, plus Mogwai, Yo La Tengo, Camera Obscura and much more. The winner will receive a balcony stateroom for two, inclusive of meals, non-alcoholic beverages and use of the ship’s various amenities.

Win A Pair Of Tickets To The Boaty Weekender

Win A Pair Of VIP Tickets To Every Day Of This Year's All Points East!

Q is giving away a pair of VIP tickets to all six days of this year’s All Points East festival, which takes place in Victoria Park, London, over two weekends in May and June. The winner will get to witness headline slots from The Chemical Brothers, The Strokes, Christine And The Queens, Bring Me The Horizon, Mumford & Sons and Bon Iver plus a host of other acts. The prize doesn’t include travel and accommodation.

Win A Pair Of VIP Tickets To Every Day Of This Year's All Points East!

Special Guests Announced For Bon Iver At All Points East!

A host of special guests have been added to the bill for Bon Iver at All Points East on Sunday 2 June. Joining the already-announced Bon Iver, Mac DeMarco, First Aid Kit, John Grant, The Tallest Man On Earth, Julien Baker, Snail Mail, Kokoko! and more are Ezra Furman, Ry X, Phosphorescent and Charlie Cunningham. On the JägerHaus stage, Bill Ryder-Jones, Gwenno, Westerman, Black Country, New Road, Gently Tender and more will all be performing.

Special Guests Announced For Bon Iver At All Points East!

Smashing Pumpkins join Bon Iver and The Cure at Nos Alive 2019!

The Smashing Pumpkins have been announced as the third headliner at next year’s Nos Alive festival in Portugal. They join the previously-announced The Cure and Bon Iver on next year’s bill. The Chicago rockers’ have just released their tenth studio album, Shiny And Oh So Bright, Vol.1 / LP: No Past. No Future. No Sun, bringing together 3/4 of the original line-up.

Smashing Pumpkins join Bon Iver and The Cure at Nos Alive 2019!
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Meet the final six bands of Firestone's Road To The Main Stage!

Firestone have launched their annual Road To The Main Stage competition, giving talented up-and-coming artists the chance to win a life-changing prize. Hosted by DJ Abbie McCarthy and featuring country star Jade Helliwell, Road To The Main Stage gives unsigned bands and musicians the shot at a place in the spotlight.

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Meet the final six bands of Firestone's Road To The Main Stage!

Win A Pair Of VIP tickets To The Q Awards 2018 Courtesy Of Pretty Green!

Pretty Green will sponsor the Best Event award at this Q Awards 2018, and to celebrate they are giving away a special prize. They are offering the chance to win two VIP tickets, including front row seats, a three-course dinner at the ceremony and a £200 shopping spree so you'll be dressed to impress in a room full of stars.

Win A Pair Of VIP tickets To The Q Awards 2018 Courtesy Of Pretty Green!

Arctic Monkeys Live From Nos Alive Festival!

On 9 August at 9pm, Absolute Radio will broadcast the best bits from Arctic Monkeys' mesmerising set from this year's Nos Alive festival in Lisbon, Portugal. Sarah Champion will introduce highlights from the Sheffield quartet's performance, which drew on songs from their recent album Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino, an album that was awarded 5/5 in Q. Expect a liberal sprinkling of Arctic Monkeys classics too. 

Arctic Monkeys Live From Nos Alive Festival!

Wolf Alice Talk About Their 2018, Live From Nos Alive!

Ahead of their show at the Q Awards in October, Wolf Alice's Ellie Rowsell and Joel Amey sat down with Absolute Radio's Pete Donaldson at this year's Nos Alive festival in Lisbon, Portugal, to discuss all things festivals, their secret tea-making methods and much, much more.

Wolf Alice Talk About Their 2018, Live From Nos Alive!

Early Bird Tickets For NOS Alive 2019 On-Sale Now!

With the dust only just settling on a triumphant 2018 festival for Nos Alive, which saw jaw-dropping performances from Pearl Jam, Arctic Monkeys, Wolf Alice and many others, early-bird tickets are now on-sale for next year's event.

Early Bird Tickets For NOS Alive 2019 On-Sale Now!

Win Tickets To Øya Festival!

Q has a pair of VIP festival tickets, flights and accommodation to win to Øya Festival, the famous annual music knees-up in Norway. Taking place in Oslo from 7-11 August, Øya is one of the most revered festivals in the world. This year it has one of the most enviable line-ups on the summer calendar, with appearances from Arctic Monkeys, Kendrick Lamar, Arcade Fire and many more. For tickets and full line-up information, head here. Entrants must be 18 or over. 

Win Tickets To Øya Festival!