Fiona Stewart, the Managing Director and owner of Green Man festival, speaks with Luke Owain Boult about supporting Wales and what to expect from this year’s festival. What are you most excited for at this year’s Green Man? I can’t quite believe it but it’s Green Man’s 15th anniversary and we’ve put a lot of dreams, […]
The biggest festival in Wales and a highlight in the country’s cultural calendar, Green Man is back. Luke Owain Boult takes a look at just some of the acts and events you should be looking out for this year. MOUNTAIN STAGE Nestled at the foot of the Black Mountains, this stage in a natural amphitheatre […]
GREEN MAN FESTIVAL 2016 | LIVE REVIEW Glanusk Park Estate, Brecon Beacons, Thurs 18-Sun 21 Aug Established 13 years ago, Green Man has gained the reputation for being one of the best middle-sized festivals in the UK. The vibe of the festival is so chilled and relaxed: the perfect mixture of glitterfied 18-year-olds dancing alongside […]
The sun’s in the sky and the clouds have subsided (mostly) which can only mean one thing: festival season. With the summer sun just poking its head over the horizon, a head-spinning medley of festivals are springing up all over Wales’ fresh dewy fields. To help you decide which ones you’ll be visiting this festival […]
Fiona Stewart, the Managing Director and owner of Green Man festival, speaks with Luke Owain Boult about challenges in the festival industry and what to expect from this year’s festival. What can we expect from Green Man this year? I’m really excited about James Blake, Belle and Sebastian and Warpaint – all talented, amazing acts […]
With a 2015 line up consisting of Hot Chip, St Vincent and Welsh favourites Super Furry Animals, it was always going to be a tough one to trump. But Green Man Festival’s 2016 offering promises an equally as delightful melange of alternative artists and home-grown indie legends. Now in its 13th year, the festival continues […]
Welsh singer-songwriter, H. Hawkline, talks about touring America, touring with Gweno and the Cardiffs music scene.
The Green Man Festival incorporates four day of entertainment including literature, comedy, art, science and music, set against the backdrop of the Black Mountains.
GREEN MAN 2014 | LIVE REVIEW Thurs 14-Sun 17 Aug, Crickhowell, Brecon Beacons Green Man 2014 sticks with the formula employed for the previous 12 years: put a shedload of varied music in a beautiful setting (the Glanusk Estate in mid-Wales), surround it with a periphery of comedy, arts, theatre, and over-priced food […]
“Thing is,” said my friend. He took a drag on his rollie and waited for a woman in a huge cardboard box to dance past us. “Thing is, I think Green Man’s at a kind of crossroads this year. It’s become big now, y’know? It’s not just be this mad little hippie thing anymore. It’s changing.”