Wilderness Festival 2019

Review by Mariella Bevan from URY! It would be hard to find a festival more aptly named than Wilderness. In its ninth year, people are starting to catch on to this hidden wonder — tucked away in Cornbury Park in Oxfordshire, festival goers are treated to a weekend of endless activities, high quality food, and of course,… read more

Live At Leeds 2018: Review

We kick off our Summer with the fantastic Live At Leeds festival. The city festival hosts a great showcase of new and up-and-coming live music from lots of our favourites including Pale Waves, Superorganism, Ten Tonnes & The Magic Gang. We sent Shock Radio’s Joshua Macey to Leeds to check it out. Here are his… read more

SRA spend a sunny Saturday at Community Festival

Insanity Radio’s Isobel Sheeran & Georgia Johnson took to Finsbury Park this past weekend to take in the sun and great student radio bands at the new Community Festival. Check out their review and podcast below: The Community Festival, held in Finsbury Park, London, was made to celebrate some of the best new music acts… read more

SRA visit the spiritual home of Rock, Download Festival

Download Festival is forever etched in history as one of the UK’s biggest festivals and arguably the world’s greatest ever Rock festival. With blistering heat, shredding performances and a great atmosphere through-out, 2017 was no different. We sent our Music Officer Scott Hastie down to Donington Park joined by Fly FM’s resident Rock chick Jen… read more

Fly FM at Slam Dunk 2017

Lydia Flavell & Jen Thomas of Fly FM travelled to Slam Dunk in Birmingham to bring us a review and podcast of the best bits of the festival. The podcast includes interviews with student radio favourites Vukovi, Set It Off, Counterfeit & Seaway. Lydia shares her experience: Thousands of pop-punk and alternative rock fans descended… read more

Fly FM curate Slam Dunk

Rock lovers unite – Slam Dunk Festival is just a few weeks away! Our Summer of Festivals continues with Fly FM curating the best of the upcoming Slam Dunk. You can hear our playlist HERE: The festival is taking over the UK at the end of the month, paying visits to Birmingham, Hertfordshire and Leeds.… read more

Fresh Air Curate Field Day 2017

As part of our forthcoming #SummerOfFestivals2 we have been asking some student stations to curate really epic playlists for their favourite festival bills of the Summer. Edinburgh’s Fresh Air have opted for London’s Field Day which takes place this year in Victoria Park on the 3rd June. Check out our specially curated playlist below and… read more