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Electric Fields release final tickets for 2018

9 Aug 2018

Lineup highlights include Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, Public Service Broadcasting, James and Young Fathers.

For those who thought they'd missed out on the best of the festival season, fear not, with just three weeks to go Electric Fields have announced the final tickets for this year's festival will go on sale on Fri 9 Aug at 9am. The three-day festival…

Electric Fields announces 2018 lineup, here's how to get tickets

13 Feb 2018

Drumlanrig Castle festival extends to three days, with Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, James and Leftfield headlining

Now in it's fifth year, Electric Fields has announced it's first acts for 2018, with Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, James and Leftfield confirmed as headliners. Remaining tickets for the festival go on sale at 10am on Wed 14 Feb. Former Oasis…

Leftfield and Four Tet announced for Riverside Festival in Glasgow, tickets on sale

25 Jan 2018

Celebration of electronic music returns for its sixth year in 2018, across the May bank holiday weekend

Glasgow's Riverside Festival has announced electronica pioneers Leftfield and Four Tet will perform at this year's event. Tickets are on sale now. Leftfield, the project of Neil Barnes and Paul Daley. Their 1995 album Leftism is still considered a…

Leftfield to head on UK-wide tour this October

20 Jul 2015

Following the release of the new album, Neil Barnes and co will perform in several British cities

Leftfield, the influential British electronic project, will embark on a tour across the UK this October, following the release of third album Alternative Light Source last month. The group was formed by duo Neil Barnes and Paul Daley in 1989. Noted…

The Prodigy voted best dance act of all time

20 Jan 2012

Music Gossip

The Prodigy have been voted the best dance act of all time. The 'Firestarter' group beat Daft Punk to claim the top spot in the poll, by dance music publication Mixmag, although they only won by a "handful of votes". Singer Keith Flint said: "To…

T in the Park: Slam pick their favourite acts from the 2011 bill

28 Jun 2011

Mathew Jonson, Bloody Beetroots and Chris Leibing among highlights

Stuart MacMillan First of all Leftfield, having them come back to play is a bit of a rarity and obviously something that was massive 10-15 years ago and still is. You think of their back catalogue – they have so many great tracks. They’re definitely…

Leftfield, 2ManyDJs, Swedish House Mafia and Calvin Harris join T in the Park 2011

16 Mar 2011

More dance acts added to 2011's already impressive festival line-up

Leftfield have been announced as headliners in the Slam tent at this year's T in the Park, while the dance line-up gets even stronger across the weekend as Swedish House Mafia, Calvin Harris, 2ManyDJs, Felix da Housecat, Benga & Youngman and Silicone…

Leftfield, Soulwax and Aphex Twin amongst highlights of Rock Ness 2010

16 Jun 20104 stars

It speaks volumes for this fifth anniversary installment of Scotland’s second biggest festival that the weekend wasn’t one long wait to see The Strokes perform on Sunday night; the New York quintet having been ‘on hiatus’ for almost as long as this…

Field notes from Rock Ness 2010

15 Jun 2010

Niki Boyle's reflections on Rock Ness

So here’s some notes I took for my pen-and-paper analogue blog (anablog? No, probably not) from Saturday at Rock Ness. Ah, the memories. 9.57am: On the shuttle bus, drinking covert beers when a fellow bus patron is overheard saying, ‘Get the cello…

Leftfield headline Rock Ness 2010 - Neil Barnes interview

9 Jun 2010

Electronic duo Leftfield (aka Neil Barnes and Paul Daley) are responsible for some of electronic music’s most enduring tracks. Their debut, Leftism (1995) mixed house, techno, deep dub and post punk in a unique exploration of the possibilities of…

Music festivals 2010: Ones to watch

28 May 2010

Unicorn Kid Aka Oliver Sabin – Edinburgh-based electronic wunderkind, this year playing festivals including T in the Park, Wickerman, Belladrum and Bestival Hudson Mohawke He makes super sweet futuristic jams. I loved last year’s album Butter. I…

Records - Antimc

3 Jul 20073 stars

LEFTFIELD HIP HOP As billed this solo outing from Radioinactive and Boom Bip associate Antimc is a freewheeling hodgepodge of avant-garde jazz sensibilities applied to punk, electro, experimental rock and hip hop. As such it can be angular, maddening…