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 […]

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 […]

Free Cut La Roc downloads.

Breakbeat maestro and head of Rocstar Agency Cut La roc has been on a Soundcloud frenzy this week, and if you head on over to his page you can get your mitts on a plethora of free music. No less than 13 free downloads and re edits have been added in the last week, meaning […]

Breakspoll line up annouced

The line-up has been released for Breakspoll 2011, taking place at counter culture on the 4th March. Breakspoll, as the name would indicate, is one of the biggest events on the breakbeat calendar, and this year marks the 10th anniversary of the awards, celebrating the breaks genre in all its varied forms. The line-up reads […]

Breaks by the Bridge

October 15th will see the arches dominated by the sound of Against The Grain, Finger Lickin’ and Southern Fried, as Krafty Kuts takes to the DJ booth.