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3 Jun, 2016

Common People Southampton 2016 – FULL REVIEW!

By | 2018-11-08T20:55:15+00:00 June 3rd, 2016|Categories: Reviews|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

As one of Bestival's satellite babies, Common People Southampton was always going to be hit and in it's inaugural year 2015 proved you can have all the feel of the festival in the middle of a city, but now round 2 has started on the common and there's a new sense of ownership, like Southampton has taken CP to heart. Over in Oxford a new dawn rises on a sister festival, but we're getting the kinks-ironed-out experience of a trialled triumph and the site looks incredible. Towering high right in

30 May, 2016

Duran Duran headline Common People Southampton 2016

By | 2018-11-08T20:55:07+00:00 May 30th, 2016|Categories: Reviews|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

A roll of simulated thunder with flashes of lightning tear across the huge stage screens in the dark of Southampton Common… Duran Duran are here and they mean business. Thousands have turned out to see the eighties synthpop legends and as Simon LeBon emerges from a raised stairway centre-stage rocking tight white jeans and a leather jacket, the crowd goes wild.

25 May, 2016

Bestival and Common People present: The World’s Biggest Bouncy-Castle!

By | 2018-11-18T17:48:48+00:00 May 25th, 2016|Categories: Common People, Festivals|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The Bestival family has a long and august history of going that extra mile, making the world of festivals bigger, better and brighter. And this year is no exception, pushing the boundaries of bobbing up and down to the very limit, we’ve teamed up with our old muckers, Cardiff-based Something Creatives to make what we think is the world’s biggest bouncy castle! Aiming to add to our accolades for the world’s largest fancy dress party, the biggest busk ever and our colossal disco ball, this could w

24 Mar, 2016

Common People announce Uncommon Stage line-ups

By | 2018-11-18T17:50:07+00:00 March 24th, 2016|Categories: Common People, Festivals|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Continuing our mission to connect like-minded party people on common land, the Common People team are very pleased to announce the line-ups for our Uncommon Stage. Flexing his all-encompassing musical muscles Rob da Bank has joined forces with legendary, longstanding music publication Nightshift in Oxford and acclaimed venue The Joiners in Southampton, to bring you the cream of the up-and-coming music scene, featuring some of the most exciting new and underground bands, this coming May Bank Holi

12 Feb, 2016

Common People Announce Big Top Line-ups‏

By | 2018-11-18T17:50:58+00:00 February 12th, 2016|Categories: Common People, Festivals|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Revealing a gargantuan cavalcade of delicious music for your dancing feet coming to Common People, we’re extremely excited to announce our Big Top line-up and lots more dance-based beatniks, who will be joining Duran Duran, Primal Scream, Craig David, Gaz Coombes, Public Enemy and many more at Oxford’s South Park and Southampton Common on Saturday 28th May and Sunday 29th May.

16 Sep, 2015

Bestival 2015: Full Review!

By | 2018-11-08T20:51:52+00:00 September 16th, 2015|Categories: Reviews|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

As the early bird catches the proverbial worm, so to do the first campers snag the best spots. A stream of gear laden guys and gals is making its way into the campsites from all directions and the sun is luckily, shining. Nighttime on Thursday sees the early opening of a few areas, The Wishing Tree is available for tiny raves, the Grassy Hill’s Caravanserai is jumping, and Underworld take an absolutely rammed headline slot in The Big Top.

15 May, 2015

Kings of Leon and Duran Duran to headline Gibraltar Music Festival

By | 2018-11-18T18:04:24+00:00 May 15th, 2015|Categories: Festivals|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Bringing some of the world’s biggest live acts to Gibraltar each year, GMF is back in 2015 with its biggest lineup to date in the picturesque and intimate surroundings of Victoria Stadium on the Rock of Gibraltar.

12 Feb, 2015

The Chemical Brothers to headline Bestival + many more announced

By | 2018-11-18T18:27:03+00:00 February 12th, 2015|Categories: Bestival, Festivals|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

With a brand new album about to drop, we are ecstatic to announce that the Chemical Brothers will be headlining Saturday night at Bestival’s Summer of Love.