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…

Sweet Release launch EP ‘Darkest Hour’ this Saturday at The Auction Rooms

“We want to shock a few people and put emotion back into music. – Sweet Release This Saturday, Softlad Promotions will be hosting an EP launch event at The Auction Rooms (Legh Street) for Sweet Release when they’ll be releasing their latest EP ‘Darkest Hour’. Support acts include Kula Bay, Kye Jones and comedian James Oakley. Tickets…

Music phenomenon reimagines vintage style in 21st- century HD

  Vintage glamour meets chart-topping hits in a spectacular show that is heading to Warrington this autumn.  Get ready to twist or twerk the night away as the sensational Postmodern Jukebox takes over Parr Hall with an unforgettable show.  Back in Black and White invites audiences to take a musical journey back in time as modern-day…

#Unsigned on Wire FM to feature Kerry Sheree & Michigan this Friday lunchtime

On Wire FM (107.2) this Friday lunch time around 1:30pm, [WAM] will be bringing you another two local artists in the form of Michigan & Kerry Sheree. This Friday around 1:30pm, #Unsigned on @WireFM features the brand new single 'Shimmer' from @michigan_band & 'Eptir' by Kerry Sheree. Hear both tracks in advance of their performances at Warrington…

All you need to know..Warrington Music Festival

Location, Old Market Place, Golden Square, WA1 1UZ   1pm-11pm Golden Square centre director, Ian Cox, said: “Throughout the day the centre will be open as usual, however once we get to around 5pm the Market Gate entrance will be the only way in and out of the Golden Square. For those coming to the festival by car, both…

Meet the bands of Warrington Music Festival

 Information and Set times in the lead up to Fun Lovin’ Criminals’ headline performance (on stage 9:15pm) at Warrington Music Festival is as follows: 8pm The Winachi Tribe – The Electro funk pioneers recently returned from a tour of the West Coast of the United States and also shared a stage with Slydigs at Parr Hall…

For One Mike Only, returns this Friday raising money for Charities

Bands and performers are coming together for a fantastic charity music night “For One Mike Only” remembering a local musician. For One Mike Only is returning for its third year and is being held on Friday, 4th May at the Auction rooms, Legh Street, Warrington. This year will see 10 more fabulous performances with 5…

Warrington Music Festival through the years, via the posters

Do you remember Man With The Axeman? Dropscience? How about The Wookiees? Since the first Warrington Music Festival back in 2007, the event has constantly evolved in format, moved to different months and reached out across the town centre. From Queens Gardens to Golden Square and everywhere in between, the organisers have put together events…