Tag: Alt-Fest

Alt Fest update- creditors mtg reveals details

Following the collapse of Alt Fest, festival hot food vendor Deli Kate was one of those in attendance at an Alt Fest creditors meeting in High Wycombe today and reported back via Facebook afterwards. Her full post is linked and inserted below, but in brief: Alt Fest customers who bought tickets via PayPal or Credit …

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Alt Fest cancelled – confirmed – blame everyone but themselves

Alt Fest have released a statement confirming that the festival is cancelled. (Update at bottom re replacement events) In a long post on Facebook the Alt Fest organisers list a string of apparent reasons for the festivals failure, including the need to pay most of the costs of the festival up-front, a ‘costing error’, low ticket sales …

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Alt Fest is cancelled (updated & AF statement)

(UPDATE – statement from Alt-Fest at bottom) Tuesday bought the bad news that Alt Fest is cancelled. The festival have not confirmed the news yet, but all tickets have now been withdrawn from sale. Beholders Simon Hall seems to have been one of the first to let fans know with a post on Facebook to say he …

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Amen exclusive show at Alt-Fest + Paradise Lost

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Amen are to return for a UK festival exclusive appearance at Alt-Fest. Paradise Lost are also confirmed. Agonoize and Finntroll also join the line up in Alt-Fest UK festival exclusives Twenty years since their formation, controversial metal-punk outfit AMEN are coming back together for a very special set at Alt-Fest, 15th – 17th August 2014 …

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Combichrist, Satyricon, Peter Murphy and more join Alt-Fest

Electro Metal five-piece, Combichrist, are the first of several new additions to Alt-Fest taking place 15-17th August at Boughton Estate, Kettering. The band will bring their collision of hardcore and electronic sounds to the main stage in a UK festival exclusive after having been heavily requested to appear by Alt-Fest fans. Norwegian black metal masters …

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Up and coming Alt-Fest getting geared up

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Excitement is starting to build for new UK festival, Alt-Fest. And a metal stage headliner will be annouced this coming Tuesday (28th). Alt-Fest takes place on the 15th to the 17th of August 2014 at the Boughton Estate in Kettering, Northamptonshire.  5 days of camping and 3 days of live music, with over 180 bands spread …

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New UK Alt-Fest confirms Marilyn Manson, The Cult and Gary Numan

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The HUGE new six stage ‘celebration of alternative culture’ Alt-Fest has recently confirmed that Marilyn Manson, The Cult and Gary Numan have been added to the line-up. Already on the (rock/metal) bill are Arch Enemy, Cradle of Filth, Fields of Nephilim, Breed 77, Malefice, Onslaught and more. Set in the always quaint-sounding Kettering, Northamptonshire, Alt-Fest …

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Arch Enemy playing UK Alt-Fest August 2014

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Arch Enemy have announced they are to be playing their only UK festival date next year at Alt Fest 2014.  Arch Enemy will be playing on the main stage on the Sunday 17th August. Alt-Fest covers several genres and has many stages, including Metal, Industrial, Goth, Steampunk and a S.O.P.H.I.E. stage. Other metal acts announced …

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