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Published May 30th 2014
Have a Field Day
London's Top June Music Festivals

You will never be short of choice when it comes to music festival; you can find the best of the best at places like Glastonbury. But journeying out of London usually means that you have to go camping. Strange as it may seem liking music, and liking camping do not necessarily go hand in hand. If you want the thrill of performance, but a nice comfy bed to travel home to each night, then keep a look out for music festival going on in the capital. Up coming music festivals in London for June are as follows:


Dancing in the park is pretty much the same as dancing a field, only you replace the cows with squirrels. There will be a street feast, brewer's market, and a village fair with team games, workshops, crafts, sideshows, and an eating contest.

What: Fieldday
When: 7th & 8th June
Where: Victoria Park
Who: Metronomy, Pixies, All We Are, Arthur Beatrice, Childhood, Drenge
Tickets: 38-83


For those who prefer to listen to music sitting down, James Lavelle's Meltdown encourages the next generation of musicians to invent their own genres.

What: Meltdown
When: 13th - 22nd June
Where: Southbank Centre
Who:David Bowie, Yoko Ono, Patti Smith, Jarvis Cocker.
Tickets: Free - 40


One day across four venues, Bushstock is in its fourth year, and celebrates new music in West London.

What: Bushstock
When: 14th June
Where: Shepherd's Bush - Bush Hall, St. Stephen's Church, The Defectors Weld, The Sindercombe Social
Who: Peggy Sue, The Mispers, Rhodes, Luke Sital-Singh
Tickets: 27.50

The Big Noise Festival

The arts and music festival showcases visual and live artists, including theatre groups, comedians, musicians, bands, and DJs. Ticket sales go towards The Big Issue Foundation.

What: The Big Noise Festival
When: 14th June
Where: CLF Art Cafe, Peckham
Who: Perc, Dillinja, The Correspondents, Channel One Sound System
Tickets: 15


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Camden Crawl's newly named festival brings DJs, bands, and musicians to clubs all around the area.

What: CC14
When: 20th & 21st June
Where: Camden
Who: ABC, Abjects, Alexis Tyler, Big Deal, Bad Wold, Boxed In
Tickets: 27.10-53.46

Calling Festival

Now in its ninth year, Calling will feature fantastic live performances along with the finest food.

What: Calling Festival
When: 28th & 29th June
Where: Clapham Common
Who: Aerosmith, Stevie Wonder, Thunder, Paloma Faith
Tickets: 69.50
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Why? Fun for music lovers
When: 7th - 29th June
Cost: Free - 83
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