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What were the highlights of any festivals you attended in 2006?
Highlights can be music or otherwise.
The Boredoms at ATP
The Fiery Furnaces at ATP
Singing along to The Shins at ATP
Trapped in the Closet at ATP
:( at Truck
The Futureheads with vomiting SCL and Branka at Truck
Mystery Jets (and wishpig) at Truck
Mojave 3 at Truck
Free beer and muesli at TDK
Deerhoof at ATP
Wooden Wand at ATP
Gang of Four at ATP
Negative Approach at ATP
other stuff at ATP
Hurrah! I love festivals.
is mine a good list?
too many spaces and not enough punctuation
and being criticised for my lack of punctuation by meths!
I'm not going ice-skating with you any more.
but if you fall on top of me, dont get aroused
before the fall?
you'll have to seduce me first.
its so hard to please people nowdays!
ask me about my favourite festival moments of 2006 or something...
that will be an easy convo!
did I mention that I enjoyed DJ Shadow at Wireless? No.
I'm playing hard to get.
The rest = average.
Metallic Falcons at ATP
Yeah yeah yeahs at ATP
Mudhoney at ATP
The Ex-models / magik markers / Blood brothers / Liars bit at ATP, best lot of bands together for sure
Broken Social Scene at ATP2
Dinosaur Jr at ATP2
Gossip at ATP2
Joanna Newsom at ATP2
Trapped in the closet at ATP2
Animal Collectice at Primavera
Deerhoof at Primavera
ESG at Primavera
Ellen Alien and Apparat at Primavera
Mogwai at Primavera
Shellac at Primavera
Final fantasy at Primavera
Animal Collective at Dour
Islands at Dour
pharoahe monch at Dour
ANITA LIXEL at Dour
Nervous testpilot at Truck
The walkoff at Truck
Regina Spektor at Truck
The banana smoothies at Truck
Pet shop boys at Electric Picnic
Broken social scene at Electric Picnic
Saul williams at Electric Picnic
PJ Harvey at Electric Picnic
SFA at Electric Picnic
The amazing crowd at Electric Picnic
Deerhoof at Nightmare before Xmas
Nurse with wound at nightmare before xmas
Magik markers at nightmare before xmas
16 bitch pile up at Nightmare before xmas
Pot banging at Nightmare before xmas
Leaving Nightmare before xmas
the banana smoothies at truck were like a little cup of heaven five times a day :D mmmmmmmm
there were no highlights
the ones in your hair. They're lovely.
we're going ice-skating, remember?
i forgot already!
I'm so bored today.
its a full 10 MINS since i checked the social board
let me know if I'm missing anything.
no you're not. theos still boring.
you'd have thought he'd got bored of that by now.
IT ALL WORKS!
WW HOW THAT ONE WORKS TOO?!
that told him.
he makes me sick TOO.
Get your own board.
TRAPPED IN THE CLOSET
Partying with David Cross on Saturday night in the pub
My friend falling down a small slope and into a giant puddle of mud on the Friday, whilst wearing a white shirt.
TV On The Radio
My friend's cousin working on the bar and ginving us all the free drinks we wanted
that 12-minute Luke Slater track that's about two notes played over and over.
- scaring the bejesus out of my friends at bestival
- drinking tea and eating cake at the Womens Institute tent at bestival
- Brakes at bestival
- Fancy dress day at bestival
- Spinto band at reading
- TVOTR at reading
- Muse at reading
- SFA at wireless
i really can't remember much else
that first one was meant to say *scaring them in the MAZE at bestival*
- pear cider on my friends birthday
-Not having to pay to go to that travesty
-Dancing to Joy Division and The Smiths at 8am
-The Strokes actually being good
-We Are Scientists
-Hack And A Hacksaw
-The Young Knives
-This band I can't remember now but it was two Sikh guys playing punjabi versions of like Whole Lotta Love - it was incredible
-Missing Belle and Sebastian
-Maximo Park for putting on an ace show to end the weekend
-Broken Social Scene
i bet it while the fucking racontuers were on
only for me:
-Mission of Burma at ATP. A band I've always wanted to see & did not disapoint.
-Dinosaur Jr at ATP. Loud, loud, rocking and loud.
-Decemberists at ATP. Am-dram doesn't get any better than that!
-New Pornographers at ATP. 'Bleeding Heart Show' definitely a highlight.
-Shins at ATP. Ended it all on a high.
-Lemon and Lime slush puppies at ATP with double shots of vodka. Nicely sloshed.
-Mad dancing oriental fella in a cape. 'nuff said.
they were playing on the depeche mode day
people like meths and bobbygeorge go to them
maybe we'll have them all to ourselves next year?!
and you'll soon pick it up!
we can speka french too! (on eof - un eof)
That's your favourite, isn't it?
and drank some cider
the other one was sarah fox
she'll be sending you texts ALL the time.
beep beep. beep beep!!! message recieved at 2.30am, today:
"I'M SO DRUNK!"
i have no memory of wireless, oh actually i do i got drunk before i went in.
ashton court was free because they have a big hole in the fence, i have nno idea who i saw or what happened.
Reading Jazz festival had good ales
Reading festival had Bodycount!!
it was good back then.
City play at Ashton Gate
-Best animal ever
-Worst animal ever
-If animals were a band
-Honey Ouzo in tea
-Honey Ouzo in banana smoothie
-Indie disco/Disco shed
-Memory loss (then remembered in shower 2 days later)
and the first thing that came up was drownedinsound.com!
Seems that nowhere else in the world sells this magical substance. :( I can't imagine why...
I almost want some more now.
festival highlights of 2006? Please, lets get this car-crash thread back on topic...
I think I only went to Truck and Wireless.
Being saved by Colin 'hero' Roberts after I was attacked by underpangs.
My dad seeing the state of his tent when I gave it back to him. :(
Erm... they sold pear cider.
- animal collective at dour festival
- islands at dour
- the hotdogs at dour
- andolouse sauce at dour
- the lake at dour
- not being able to see what i presume was human poo i stepped in and my shoe being clean the next morning at dour
- the ferry on the way to and back from dour
- belgian service stations that sell plastic bottles of Jupiler
- Jupiler at truck
- bobbygeorge and bamos at mystery jets truck + blue stuff
- all the bands i saw at ATP
- burger king 4 times in 3 days at ATP
- meeting burning star core suddenly for no reason at all really when really tired
- seeing buzz osborne of the melvins eating fish and chips
- ATP and thurston moore TV
- the amount of times i saw thurston moore when robyn didn't
- the crazy horse stage
Boredoms at ATP 2
Getting back from Wacken.
Almost every band from ATP NBC
hopefully that will shut meths up FOR GOOD.
he's currently poised to come to Shoreditch, upon my instruction, and shut you up. FOR GOOD.
MUTHA FUCKIN SCARY, so maybe i will............
so I just googled it and this came up:
I still reckon they could have you.
The Disco Shed
Gin and Tonic
Meeting Thomas Truax and Nervous Testpilot while very drunk and embarassing myself greatly.
Animal Collective @ Dour
Islands @ Dour
Kieran Hebden & Steve Reid @ Green Man
Groundation @ Dour
Foals @ Truck
Lightyear @ Truck
Final Fantasy @ Dour
M. Ward @ Green Man
Vashti Bunyan @ Summer Sundae
Darren Hayman @ Truck
@ Touch & Go 25th Anniversary Fest in Chicago.
DJing The Queen Vic @ ATP on what turned out to be the last night there....including playing Shellac, Justice and that Luke Slater track that AtomJack mentions above
touch and go 25-im not jealous at all!
highlights for me:
all of nightmare before christmas especially sonic youth and sunburned hand
been at the front of the queue for lightning bolt at atp and been in the front row(tis pity the power cut out after 20mins) THE BOREDOMS!!!!!
sunburned at greenman.
meeting dr kiko at first atp and trying to persuade him not to feed the seagulls e.
..I'm glad I paid out to go over. Only 4 songs but it was worth it.
My God, I forgot about Lighning Bolt @ ATP. I was at the one where the sound blew but the night after (when I think The Shins were on upstairs)was incredible...that whole night was fantastic
apparently i was at truck football
that me and bobbygeorge are highlights of Truck. We should aim to be more of the same high standards next year.
I can't remember anything about the festivals I went to though really. They were dead good and stuff though. Yeah.
but I loved every minute of it. I'm pretty sure it rained solidly for three days.
The hockey machine
Touching J Mascis's anorak
When Test Icicles talked to Theo and Theo didn't know who they were
who looked EXACTLY like Scarlett Johansen.
Shellac said 'feel free to come stand at the front' at Primavera.
Shellac at Primavera.
Mogwai at Primavera.
Deerhoof at Primavera.
Dancing as the sun came up after the last night at Primavera.
The girl who works in the ticket stall at Primavera.
The Bug at Super Sonic
Isis at Super Sonic
Jumpin Jaks at NBC.
Bugsy Malone and Repeater in Jaks at NBC.
Sonic Youth at NBC.
Kim Gordon twirling round at NBC.
The Second Deerhoof show at NBC.
The Melvins at NBC.
The Melvins playing twice at NBC.
The Melvins having two drummers at NBC.
The Melvins at NBC.
The Stooges being better than I expected at NBC.
Drinking a month's worth of Snakebite at NBC.
All the Hot Snakes T Shirts at NBC.
The Irish Pub at NBC.
The Dubstep in the Irish Pub on the Sunday at NBC.
The Beach at NBC.
and Gang of Four at NBC.
were you 'hot snakes tshirt guy' on saturday?
If so, HELLO! If not, apologies.
tear to the eye:'( knowing it was their last ever gig...
-Seeing eeryone leave the tent after the Kooks, and leaving half of it empty by the time The Rakes came on
-Dizzee Rascal (yo)
-Piling bits of crap we found lying around on my mate when he passed out
All at Leeds.
nervous test pilot at truck
seafood at truck
chris t-t at truck
foals at truck
biscuit party at truck
bamos' tent at truck
hangin' with therapyrock and hofo at truck
banana milkshakes at truck
SKULLTHRASH at truck
vashti bunyan at summer sundae
hand jiving with steve to dj format at summer sundae
the boy least likely to at summer sundae
tunng at summer sundae
having a shower during forward russia at summer sundae
H&AH at summer sundae
the blockheads feat. phil jupitus at summer sundae
Melvins at ATP
unexepected amazingness of Negative Approach at ATP
the portrait machine at ATP
Deerhoof # 2 at ATP
BYOP at ATP
everything else at ATP :D
David Thomas Broughton at chinchillafest
'Thrusting Man' at chinchillafest
cocktails at chinchillafest
Scarecrows at chincillafest
pizza at chinchillafest
So David Thomas Broughton too.
festival highlight- daft punk at global gathering.
I had pear kopparberg for the first time.