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Review: Butserfest 2015

Butserfest: The UK’s biggest alcohol and drug free festival. I should have known that this was more of a youth event; what person in their right mind would choose to go to an outdoor music festival at which one cannot have a nice cold lager? Don’t get me wrong, I am not one to get tanked up and fighty, but ...

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BUTSERFEST – The UK’s Biggest Alcohol Free Festival!

Fresh from their Reading and Leeds performances, the Don Broco boys are ready to take on their headline slot at the 9th annual Butserfest! Having seen them perform at the festival a few years ago, we know they are no strangers to the Butserfest stage! Rob Damiani (vocalist) said “We loved our first Butserfest appearance, the line up was amazing ...

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Butserfest 2015: The One Hundred and more acts added to line-up

Five more acts have been announced for the UK’s biggest alcohol-free youth music festival in 2015! Joining head-liners Don Broco are The One Hundred, Cardinal Bay, The Xcerts, and Dirt. Additions to the second stage include Shields, Wars (formerly  Lavondyss), and Networks. Line-up so far: DON BROCO HACKTIVIST THE XCERTS THE QEMISTS FATHOMS THE ONE HUNDRED CARCER CITY ZOAX LOCK ...

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Empire at Butserfest

UK rock band Empire have been playing a round of festivals across the past year including Sonisphere, Hevy, 2000 Trees, and Hammerfest. We caught them at Butserfest, where they give us a nice warm introduction to themselves.

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The Blackout at Butserfest

It’s been a turbulent year for The Blackout. Releasing their ‘Start The Party’ album in October 2013, the album tour was cut short when co-singer Gavin Butler had to leave the stage during their Manchester show due to a hemiplegic migraine. After the necessary rest and recuperation the band are back and stronger than ever, using new EP ‘Wolves’ to ...

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Interview with Feed The Rhino at Butserfest 2014

With their latest album ‘The Sorrow And The Sound’ hitting us back in June, and soon to embark on the killer tour with Night Verses and Baby Godzilla, Feed The Rhino have been busy lads! Yet they still found a little time for RAMzine before their Butserfest performance…We caught up to chat about the album, tour, how the hell they ...

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Interview with Saint [The] Sinner at Butserfest

Saint [The] Sinner released their second EP ‘The Curious Tale of Mistress Murder’ in September 2013 and soon piqued the interest of the likes of Kerrrang! and Rock Sound and haven’t stopped since. We spoke to them about playing Vans Warped Tour late last year and Takedown earlier this year! Who they are looking forward to catching up with and what they ...

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Butserfest Review 2014

It’s not often I get over excited about a festival which declares itself alcohol free. In fact it would have to be something pretty special to get me there in the first place. And Butserfest is. Butserfest is now in its eighth year; after local young people told the council there wasn’t enough to do in the area. Growing year ...

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The Blackout announced as Backstage Acoustic Act at Butserfest 2014

Butserfest HQ released the following statement: “We believe in giving as much to our attendees as possible, which is why, as well as offering FREE activities and band signings, for the past 2 years we’ve been doing something rather special backstage – a series of intimate acoustic sets, and offering ticket holders the opportunity to come along to those sets. ...

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Butserfest announces Create to Inspire, Saint[the]Sinner and When We Were Wolves

Butserfest is an alcohol free youth festival, founded following consultation with local young people in East Hamshire, who said there was not enough to do in the area. Now in its 8th year Butserfest has grown year by year and now has a reputation as one of the best festivals of its kind in the country. Recent announcements include George ...

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