Download Line Up 2016

Download’s Best Bits: The Festival’s 13 Biggest & Best Past Acts!

With Download Festival 2016 just around the corner from Friday the 10th to Sunday the 12th of June 2016, there’s a definite buzz in the air! With rock & metal fans all over England regularly checking the festival line up, we thought that now would be a good time to reflect on the absolutely epic […]

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Festival Tents

Top 10 Tips For Festival Survival

Festival Season is nearly upon us; Groezrock is in a 2 weeks and then we’re straight into Download, Glastonbury, 2000 Trees, Tramlines, Boardmasters, Reading & Leeds and a whole bunch more. With that in mind we thought we’d better put together a list of tips for getting the most out of whichever festival(s) you’re going […]

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Isle Of Wight Festival promoter John Giddings

Interview: Isle Of Wight Festival Promoter John Giddings

Continuing our festival coverage, Blue Banana has been fortunate enough to gain an insider perspective on one of the biggest and longest running festivals in the UK – the Isle Of Wight Festival! We spoke to promoter John Giddings, responsible for booking acts and bringing three of the biggest rock bands in the world — […]

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Festival Stories & Tips From The Bands Who’ll Be Playing!

Festival Stories & Tips From The Bands Who’ll Be Playing!

As part of our comprehensive festival survival guide for Blue Banana fans, we wanted to ask a few experts for some festival advice and stories. And we thought, “Who better to ask than the bands themselves?” Luckily, bands like The Blackout, Funeral For A Friend, Suicide Silence and relative new boys on the block Baby […]

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Festival Travel Guide

Festival Travel Guide

Okay, so you’ve waited patiently like a sniper to snap up those tickets the moment they go online. Good job! But did you even consider how to get to the festival and where to stay? We don’t blame you if in the excitement of bagging a few tickets you forgot about festival travel arrangements. But […]

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