I’ve been back in work a few days now and have recovered from my post-festival blues and the hangover that inevitably comes with them. Now fully returned to normality, just in time for Halloween, I can put last weekend, the first 4-day Swn Festival, into perspective. I’m a big fan of the left field festival […]Read more "Over Too Swn – Swn Festival 2011 in review"
In Austin, Texas, the city is currently inundated with tourists and travellers from all parts of the globe attending their 24th annual South By South West (SXSW) festival. The city festival, inspiration for Wales’ own Sŵn Festival, has been hugely influential. Expanding from its music festival roots in 1994 by adding in a Film and […]Read more "Welsh Invasion At SXSW"
With Wakestock almost upon us, now seems like a good time to have a look at another festival that took place in Wales just two weeks ago. I like to think of myself as a bit of a festival veteran – My first festival was Reading in 1997, where my 3 day camping ticket cost […]Read more "Beach Break Live 2010"