Unicorn Kid lined up for Cab Vol, T in the Park, Belladrum, Wickerman and Bestival
This article is from 2010.
Ahead of a bunch of summer festival shows including T in the Park, Belladrum, Wickerman, Bestival and more, Unicorn Kid is showing he has the work ethic to back up the hype that’s currently swirling around him, with a rigorous tour around the UK. Rob Da Bank, Huw Stephens and Zane Lowe all sing his praises, and he’s done a few very nice remixes of Gorillaz and Pet Shop Boys as well. Get along while he’s still young – he’s getting on a bit, at a positively ancient 18 years old now.
Cabaret Voltaire, Edinburgh, Thu 1 Jul; King Tut’s, Glasgow, Sun 4 Jul.
This article is from 2010.
Belladrum Tartan Heart Festival
This favourite of the Scottish music festival scene is back with, as well as the music, a family-friendly atmosphere, theatre and spoken word events, ceilidhs, arts and crafts workshops and fancy dress. Sister Sledge, Franz Ferdinand and KT Tunstall have been announced for 2017.
Up-and-coming Edinburgh 8-bit electro-popper.
The Wickerman Festival
The Wickerman festival is quite probably the world’s only family-friendly music event inspired by a cult horror film about human sacrifice. Located in the prime Wicker Man territory of Dundrennan in Dumfries & Galloway, the festival’s unique selling point is its annual climactic burning of a bespoke wicker man (sans a…
T in the Park
From relatively humble beginnings, T in the Park has become the acknowledged behemoth of the Scottish festival scene and one of the UK's largest events. In 2015 the festival moved from its longstanding Balado location to the new grounds of Strathallan Castle in Perthshire.
Bands appearing in 2016 include The Stone…
A three-day eclectic music festival featuring popular bands, plus family entertainment, comedy, cabaret and more. This year's theme has been confirmed as 'Summer of Love' with music from Chemical Brothers, Tame Impala, Underworld, The Jacksons, Flying Lotus, Jurassic 5, Jamie xx, Annie Mac, Gorgon City, Little Dragon and…
Unicorn Kid, Sabreplus
Unicorn Kid+ SabreplusDoors - 7:30 PMTickets - 8Buy Tickets A wee snip of a boy at the tender age of 17, Unicorn Kid AKA Oliver Sabin is a chip music composer and musician. He make most of his tracks on a vintage keyboard and FL Studio using a lot of synthesizers and effects to get that video game sound the genre is…
Bestival 2010: Dizzee Rascal, The Prodigy, The Flaming Lips, Hot Chip, LCD Soundsystem
Radio 1 DJ and owner of the Sunday Best record label, Rob Da Bank, hosts the next instalment of his music festival on the Isle Of Wight, now in its seventh year, with headliners to rival that of its elders. On Friday night, London's Dizzee Rascal brings his electronic hip hop stylings to the main stage, performing tracks…