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Indietracks interview #2: Camera Obscura

We’re hugely excited to be welcoming Camera Obscura back to Indietracks this year. We can’t believe it’s four whole years since they played at our festival as part of our partnership with Elefant Records in 2009. The band will be marking the release of their forthcoming album, Desire Lines, in …

Indietracks interview #1: Fever Dream

Welcome to our first Indietracks blog interview for 2013! Over the next couple of months we’ll be getting to know this year’s line up a little better, hopefully chatting to both well-known and less familiar faces on this year’s bill. Today, Sam from the fantastic A Layer of Chips blog …

Volunteer at Indietracks 2013

Edit – 14 July: we’re looking for a couple more volunteers. If you’re interested, please read the following details and send us your form, ideally by Wednesday 17 July. Thank you!  We’re once again looking for volunteers for the Indietracks festival weekend. It’s a great way to gain experience of working …

Video: Salle Pierre Lamy Indietracks special

As we’re busily preparing for this year’s festival, we realised that we completely failed to blog about this great video from last year. It’s a 45 minute video (get your cups of tea ready!) with Salle Pierre Lamy puppets Edgar and Bryce chatting to Allo Darlin’, Tigercats, Tender Trap, Cosines, …

Fancy running a craft workshop at Indietracks 2013?

Every year at Indietracks we run a selection of art and crafts workshops. In previous years, we’ve had opportunity to knit bracelets, create animations, design album covers, make superhero outfits and learn lindy-hop dancing! Workshops will again be happening again this year at Indietracks, and we are hoping for a new, creative mix …

Travelling to Indietracks via Nottingham?

East Midlands Trains have announced that Nottingham station will be closed between 20 July and 26 August 2013, including during the Indietracks weekend. There’s some limited information on the East Midlands Trains website, and some more detailed information on the Anorak messageboard. If you’re travelling  by train to Indietracks from …

Camera Obscura and Bis to play Indietracks 2013

Scottish indiepop favourites Camera Obscura and Bis are among the headliners for this year’s Indietracks Festival, held on the weekend of 26-28 July 2013 at the Midland Railway in Derbyshire. Also playing Indietracks this year will be The Ballet (Canada), Martha, Flowers, Fever Dream, The Understudies, and American band The …

Indietracks 2013 announcement coming soon

Hiya, just to let you know that we’re expecting to announce a few Indietracks bands and put tickets on sale at 7.00pm on Thursday 7 March. Please pop back here then, or visit our official website, to find out all the news. You can also follow us on Twitter or join …

Band applications for Indietracks now open!

Applications are now open for bands interested in playing at Indietracks next year. To apply, please send your email address, a short biography and a link to your music to indietracksbands@gmail.com Please send a link rather than mp3s where possible, preferably Soundcloud or Bandcamp. The deadline for applications is February 1, 2013. Thanks …