Herd them Up! Plain and Simple head to BeatHerder.

We started previewing BeatHerder way back at the start of the year, and from the off it really stood out from the sea of press releases we have to wade through here at P&S HQ. The pre-festival PR oozed personality. This seemed to be a music festival for music lovers who don’t take themselves too […]

Talking Badgers, Ridiculousness And Rolicking Good Times, It’s Almost Time For Beat Herder Festival!

Beat Herder is a festival like no other. Described as ‘the birthday party your parents wouldn’t let you have,’ and designed to step away from the corporate grind; this fantastical festival experience is a journey down the rabbit hole and out into another dimension. What awaits you is ridiculousness, reckless abandon and a shit load […]


Unknown, the debut collaboration from Field Day, The Warehouse Project and Hideout Festival, last week released a second wave of artists to its line-up. 21st century Soulstress, Lulu James, will join British post-punks, The Horrors and Techno’s biggest innovator Richie Hawtin. The hotly anticipated Sydney born, Jagwar Ma will also take to the stage, as will […]

BeatHearder Festival Returns!

  The Beat-Herder Festival returns to the secluded Ribble Valley in the heart of rural Lancashire this July for another three-day instalment of sheer escapism, created by an entirely handcrafted site full of surreal surprises, a refreshingly unpretentious Northern ethos and an eclectic program bursting with DJs, live acts, comedians, drag queens and much, much […]