Highest Point Festival, Craig David presents TS5, TRMNL…
Mondays. A universally hated day signaling the end of the fleeting weekend and the start of the dreaded work week. By now you will have been abruptly awakened from your peaceful slumber by this sadly all too familiar and cursed alarm. You will have forced a piece of toast and an infusion while dressing, probably incorrectly, and you will be returned to your place of work. There’s not much to say on Monday…
So why not soothe the Monday morning blues and make your return to the grind that much happier. Give yourself something to look forward to, knock back that frown and grab yourself a ticket or two, or three, to one of the fantastic live events listed below.
(Click or tap on the event titles, artist or venue names listed below to learn more)
When: from Thursday 12 to Saturday 14 May 2022
Or: Williamson Park in Lancaster
Lancaster’s number one outdoor event returns to its usual weekend in May this year, celebrating its fourth anniversary in 2022 with three days of great live music, art, food and more.
Performing on Thursday May 12, Friday May 13 and Saturday May 14, newly announced headliners Clean Bandit and indie rock icons Kaiser Chiefs will join The Verve frontman Richard Ashcroft, each taking turns to wow the thousands. of people present with about twenty precious hits. – from ‘Bittersweet Symphony’ and ‘I Predict A Riot’ to ‘Rather Be’.
90s dance duo funky house specialists Basement Jaxx are also set to spin a selection of well-known classics with other electronic artists like Jax Jones, Judge Jules, Sigala, Shy FX and Low Steppa, also recently added to poster.
Follow the link below to find out more.
Find tickets for Climax Festival – here
Craig David presents TS5
When: Friday, July 22, 2022
Or: Campbell Park in Milton Keynes
Local garage legend and MC extraordinaire, Craig David heads to Campbell Park in Milton Keynes in July to bring his world famous TS5 party to dance fans across the south of the UK.
The TS5 party brand, originally an exclusive party held in the multi-platinum entertainer’s Miami penthouse, will see a mix of huge old skool anthems, including R&B, swing beat, garage and bashment favorites, fused together with the current house topping the charts hits, echoing around the hundred and fourteen acre park grounds for seven hours straight.
Celebrating an impressive twenty-two years in the music game this year, attendees at the upcoming event can also expect to hear some of his latest tunes, including “Who You Are” and the definitive anthem of the summer. from last year, “Really Love” with KSI, taken from his upcoming LP – 22.
Find tickets for Craig David Presents TS5 – here
Gardna Time and Space Tour 2022
When: From Friday 8 to Friday 29 April 2022
Or: Various locations across the UK
Bristol dub don, Gardna are preparing to embark on a UK tour in April this year, in support of their highly anticipated new record – Space-time.
For those who haven’t heard of this super-talented producer, MC and versatile party starter, Gardna has been making waves in the low-key bass scene for the past five years. Now beginning to show his pedigree, after a steady list of acclaimed releases, his latest collection of bangers on Space & Time has already garnered the support of some of the genre’s most respected icons, including Don Letts, Eva Lazarus, Dynamite MC and Kreed. , all of which are due to perform at her album launch party in London on Saturday April 23.
Catch this fast-rising name at a venue near you this Spring – Grab a ticket at the link below…
Find tickets for Gardna Time and Space Tour 2022 – here
When: Saturday, May 28, 2022
Or: Barnsley Old Post Office
Barnsley’s Parked Out Festival is entering its tenth year in 2022 and to mark the grand occasion, the trusted teams behind popular nightlife brands, Sleepin’ is Cheatin and Wired Events have come together to host what is promised to be to be the biggest edition of the festival to date.
Boasting three epic arenas of live music, armed with the best in live sound and stage production, the day-long festival will see a long list of esteemed producers and DJs lend a hand in memorable anniversary celebrations. Headliners on the list include energetic bass enthusiast Holy Goof, TS7, Tom Zanetti, garage selector Jamie Duggan, Bou and Mr Traumatik to name a few.
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Find tickets for Parked Out Festival – here
Cirque Du Soul: Nottingham // Prospa
When: Monday, March 28, 2022
Or: Rock City in Nottingham
The wacky visionaries behind one of the UK’s best-loved party brands, Cirque Du Soul, have conjured up another bizarre and out-of-this-world themed event, set to make its first outing at Nottingham’s Rock City in March.
OUTTA SPACE, the name given to the latest series of events, will take nighttime adventurers on a journey through the solar system to another planet far, far away, where only the best in live electronic music can be experienced.
Get ready to dance and rave at an interstellar party like no other, packed with never-before-seen sets, creatures and productions, and an array of DJ talent. Headlining Saturday, March 28, rising duo Prospa will provide a dance floor-lighter selection as Weaver Bros., DJ Tayo and resident Cirque Du Soul hold the fort in the lead.
Find tickets for Cirque Du Soul: Nottingham // Prospa – here
Dundee Dance Event 2022
When: Sunday May 1, 2022
Or: Aura nightclub in Dundee
One of Scotland’s largest and most unique multi-venue dance shows, Dundee Dance Event is back in 2022.
Taking place in nightclubs and live music venues across the north east coastal city in May, the gathering will see thousands of passionate ravers arrive from across the UK with an outstanding line-up of DJ names.
Extending its opening hours for this year’s comeback, which now lasts over fifteen hours, the festival will also feature its first-ever outdoor DDE stage, with live sets starting at 12:30 p.m. The rooms with music programs will open their doors to the public from 2:00 p.m., closing at midnight, and will be free to attend.
A huge paid closing party is also planned to attend the mammoth event, in the award-winning music destination Fat Sams.
Details of this year’s lineup are expected shortly. Watch this place.
Find tickets for Dundee Dance Event 2022 – here
Sopranos vs. This Is Bounce – Valentine’s Day Special
When: Saturday, February 12, 2022
Or: Pure Wigan Nightclub in Wigan
Looking for a special place to take your significant other this Valentine’s Day? Do you feel like you’re most romantic when you’re on the dance floor, giving it all the work to a soundtrack of hard-dancing, bouncing classics? If you answered yes to both questions, this event is definitely the one for you…
Wigan’s Pure nightclub is hosting renowned bounce brands, Sopranos and This is Bounce this weekend (Saturday 12 February). The two giants of the exclusively Nordic scene will face off, offering a night of pure madness that will take place from 9 p.m. to 4 a.m.
Crank up the volume and get ready for some donk overload.
Find tickets for Sopranos vs. This Is Bounce – Valentine’s Day Special – here
YANA Festival (you are not alone)
When: Saturday, March 5, 2022
Or: Various locations around Manchester city center
Manchester music festival You Are Not Alone or YANA Fest will take over some of the city’s best-loved venues in March, all to raise vital funds for the mental health charity, ManchesterMind.
After last year’s sold-out edition, the festival will once again invite over seventy up-and-coming artists to perform at eight different live music spots in one day. Among those making up this year’s incredible project are Deja Vega, who bring their punk-rock blend of psychedelia to the YANA scene, The Howlers, Dirty Laces, The Jade Assembly, post-punk quartet Loose Articles, singer- songwriter James Holt and infectious indie band RATS.
To learn more, click or tap the link below…
Find tickets for YANA (You Are Not Alone) Fest – here
TRMNL Birmingham – Bank Holiday Showcase
When: Saturday, April 16, 2022
Or: LAB11 in Birmingham
This Easter Bank Holiday, TRMNL presents two MASSIVE sessions – one during the day, the other at night – at Birmingham’s premier nightspot, LAB11. Yes, it will be heavy. Yes, it will sweat.
So far, the TRMNL team has kept their cards close to their chests, revealing very little about the upcoming party. What we can say is that there must be live sets from ten DJs still announced both on the terrace and in the warehouses. The daytime party will run from 3pm and end at 11pm before the late night/early morning party takes over, continuing until 6am.
We can say with a great degree of confidence, given the caliber of artists TRMNL has already worked with, that the lineup for this holiday bargain will be something to behold. Mark our words.
Find tickets for TRMNL Birmingham – here
Brighter days 2022
When: Friday, July 8, 2022
Or: Herrington National Park to Houghton Le Spring
Gob slamming. That’s the word we landed on to describe this year’s Brighter Days festival lineup. Look at the ! Armand Van Helden, DJ EZ, Hannah Wants B2B Sam Divine (Excuse us, what?!), Jess Bays, Richy Ahmed, Skepsis, Kanine, Darkzy, Window Kid, Darius Syrossian… Almost sells itself, doesn’t is this not ? .
Catch performances by some of the most trusted names in British dance at this one-day summer event in Sunderland, made up of four colossal stages run by renowned dance brands, Rush, Mode, The Beat Boutique and Soul Heaven .
Find tickets for Brighter days 2022 – here
Discover our Events Guide for even more rowdy raves and sweaty gigs in the weeks and months to come. For festivals, lifestyle events and more, head over to our Things to do or get inspired by the event selections on our inspire me page.