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Bid for a piece of Indietracks history!

Here’s your chance to own one of three special 2017 Indietracks canvas bags, signed by loads of the artists playing at this year’s festival and stuffed full of lots of records and goodies from the merchandise tent! All the proceeds from the auction will go to the Midland Railway – …

Thank you for coming!!

Thanks so much to everyone who came along to Indietracks this year! We had an amazing time once again, and we really hope you did too! Huge thanks to all the fantastic artists and DJs, workshop organisers, caterers, kids’ area entertainers and stall holders, and big thanks also to Matt …

Final reminders!

We hope you’re looking forward to Indietracks this weekend! Here’s a quick checklist to help you prepare for this year’s festival. We’ve tickets available on the gates, so if you fancy popping along for a daytrip or a weekend adventure, it’s still possible. Getting In! When to arrive: The gates will open …

Our 2017 schedule!

We’re very happy to reveal the stage times for this year’s festival. Please visit the following page to see which artists are playing when: Indietracks 2017 schedule We’re so excited about this year’s line up, which includes: On Friday 28 July we’ll be open from 5pm onwards, with sets from Martha, Chorusgirl and Kid …

Our 2017 workshops!

We’re very excited to reveal this year’s selection of workshops – we’ve everything from lego animation, lantern-making, musical activities and campaigning advice to band interviews, quizzes and much more! And for the first time ever we also have a new kids’ area in the Deeley Function Room on the Swanwick …

Indietracks 2017 compilation released!

Today we’ve released a stunning 45-track compilation featuring bands playing at this year’s festival. It includes hits and floor-fillers from well-known artists including The Wedding Present, Cate Le Bon and Frankie Cosmos, alongside some of today’s most exciting newer artists such as Shopping, Peaness, The Tuts, Luby Sparks, Pillow Queens and The Pooches. …

Indietracks interview #5: th’sheridans

A DIY incongru-pop outfit, th’sheridans sing about food, small towns and dating. The band comprises Adam Karenina Sherif (vocals/guitar) and Julia Oertli (vocals/viola/synthesiser/drum machine). Based out of London and happy to have found an inclusive queer indie scene, they play both electric and acoustic shows. Releasing on their own Eatery …

Indietracks interview #4: Pillow Queens

Pillow Queens are a Dublin based band made up of Cathy, Pam, Rach & Sarah. All four members pitch in on vocals and instrument duties, dabbling with four part harmonies on occasion!) Their debut EP – which touched on themes of anxiety, seasonal depression and not being a rat – …

Video round-up: Sunday at Indietracks 2017

Today, we’re posting up the second of our Indietracks 2017 video selections, this time focusing on artists that will be appearing on our Sunday line-up. On Sunday 30 July, we’ll have around 25 artists and DJs, including Cate Le Bon, The Wave Pictures, The Tuts, Skinny Girl Diet, Monkey Swallows …