Posts tagged festivals

Fashion, Music

Field Day Street Style 2018

Once upon a time the most stylish clobber you'd see at a festival would be Waitrose extra thick bin bags being used as waterproofs, but now modern day festivals are like an urban catwalk, playing host to the slickest new brands and forward thinking style. Don't believe us? Well we sent our photographer Rebekah Harris…

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Culture, Lifestyle, Music

7 Festivals You Should Get Tickets For This Year That You Probably Haven’t Heard Of

January is bleak. The weather is atrocious, you’ve made promises to stop eating junk, and no one is drinking. If January was a person it’d be the child of Janice from Friends and Jeremy Clarkson. But there is one shining beacon of hope that can get you through this miserable month: planning your 2018 summer…

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Culture, Travel

What To See And Do At Edinburgh Festival Fringe (Including FREE Topman Stuff)

It's now been 70 years since a group of eight theatre companies descended uninvited on the Edinburgh Festival to perform around the city's smaller venues. By doing so they laid the foundations for the biggest annual celebration of arts and culture on the face of the earth. The Edinburgh Festival Fringe attracts thousands of tourists,…

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Lifestyle, Music, Travel

6 Weird & Wonderful Festivals That Are About More Than Just The Music

Music is good and all, but memories are made from the more obscure experiences from a festival when you least expect them. Whether that’s eating some fantastic street food you’ve never tried, spending your last tenner at an oxygen bar, or watching a human fall into a 3-day old portaloo, the highlight of your weekend…

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Lifestyle, Music

Bilbao BBK Festival Roundup

England might be done with Europe but Topman's Online Trading Assistant Shane Donnelly is only just getting started. Trading in the spreadsheets for sangria, we've packed him off to sunny Spain with nothing more than a thick layer of sunscreen and a few Euros in his bumbag to see how he liked Bilbao BBK. Describe the festival in no more than 7…

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Featured, Lifestyle, Music

Download Festival Roundup

Junior Editor Jamie Carson is a strange sort of person who loves metal and dresses like a wannabe Lemmy, but then he’ll also drink Starbucks iced lattes and watch Gossip Girl. So Topman thought it’d be funny to send him to iconic heavy rock festival Download, to see if he’d thrive or get shanked with…

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Lifestyle, Music

Wildlife Festival Roundup

We’ve sent Digital Designer Kyle Altringham to another festival, because if he sobers up the cumulative hangover could literally kill him, and then we’d have no one to design the mobile site. Here he documents his escapades at Brighton’s Wildlife Festival… Describe the festival in no more than 7 words #merky, Shutdown, ‘Oi Wildlife, make…

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Featured, Lifestyle, Music

Festival Roundup: Junction 2

Kyle Altringham, 1/6 of our Digital Design team, likes his music the same as his women: loud, dirty and played through a laptop. So we thought he’d be the perfect representative to review London’s Junction 2 Festival, home to the best in techno. Describe the festival in no more than 8 words Umppff, Tiss, Umppff,…

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Lifestyle, Music

Festival Roundup: Liverpool Sound City

Rosie Offord, Topman’s Editorial Co-Ordinator, is a force of nature whose tolerance to alcohol has grown so high she now just chugs ethanol to get tipsy. So obviously we thought it’d be a great idea to ship her off up North to review Liverpool Sound City Festival. Describe the festival in no more than 7…

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