Delphina Kings release New EP ‘Don’t Think This Is Gonna Work’

Following the release of their singles ‘Lovestruck’ and ‘Kid Calm Down’, Lymm born-Manchester-based indie rock band Delphina Kings have announced the release of new EP ‘Don’t Think This Is Gonna Work’ today (6th July 2018). “We’ve only released singles so far, and we wanted to give people something a little longer to get their teeth into,…

Tom Grennan heading to Knutsford as part of World Record Attempt

To celebrate the release of his debut album Lighting Matches Tom Grennan will be performing in Knutsford as part of a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title attempt for “Most live concerts in 12 hours (multiple towns)”. Ahead of appearances at Reading & Leeds, Y-Not Festival, and Kendal Calling, the singer has given himself quite the challenge…

Friday Night at Rivfest to provide a platform for emerging talent

The essence of Rivfest is to provide a platform for emerging talent, inspired by Viola Beach. Warrington has a thriving music scene yet most of the homegrown bands have to venture further afield to Liverpool, Manchester and beyond to make their voices heard. Rivfest aims to bring the best emerging talent from across the North…

#TBT Bony Ghosts

On the 18th July, 2010, Bony Ghosts made their last ever appearance during the Warrington Music Festival. Foregoing the usual working-class stereotypes such as faux machismo and try-hard cool enforced by some contemporary bands, Bony Ghosts are known for their highly energised live shows, self-deprecating manner and upbeat anthems about human frailty and frustration. We…

Full line up announced for two day Rivfest event next month

Rivfest is back for its 3rd Year. For the first time the event will take place across 2 days in multiple venues around Warrington’s Cultural Quarter. In another first for Rivfest, a new Friday night showcase has been introduced at the Parr Hall to provide a platform for some of the Northwest’s hottest new Indie…

Videos from 3rd Saturday Acoustic Sessions now live

It was great to be back in the bus interchange for the 3rd ever ‘Saturday Acoustic Sessions’. Bringing together some of the town’s very best bands and singer/songwriters, it was a fantastic opportunity to support local artists and give people of all ages a chance to see some live music. Thank you very much to…

RivFest 18 announces two day of live music across Warrington – Tickets out now!

Fresh from playing Neighbourhood Weekender, Fickle Friends will be returning to Warrington to headline RivFest which will be taking place across Pyramid & Parr Hall, The Auction Rooms, Friars Court and many more in the town! Fri, 13 Jul from 7:15 PM BREAKING THROUGH SHOWCASE EVENT – PARR HALL The Lottery Winners – No Hot Ashes – Kula Bay + Special Guests Sat, 14 Jul 2018 at 1:00…

Behind the Scenes: Neighbourhood Weekender (Photos)

The Neighbourhood Weekender team have been feverishly working since last Wednesday behind the scenes to get the Festival ready for what is looking to be a glorious bank holiday weekend. With just a few days to go we have been given a behind the scenes look at the site as it takes shape. More photos to…

Parking and road closures for Neighbourhood Festival at Victoria Park

THE Neighbourhood Weekender Festival site has begun to take shape on Victoria Park. Work to build the festival’s stages in the park started at 8am today, Wednesday, with construction set to take place daily until 8pm. Sections of Victoria Park – including the car park and football fields – will be out of use for…