Sonic and DIY announce latest stage and media partnership

Sonic and DIY announce latest stage and media partnership

Sonic and DIY announce latest stage and media partnership

We’re very excited to announce details of a DIY stage at the first ever Citadel, a new London festival taking place on Sunday 19th July at Victoria Park.

Mercury Prize nominee Nick Mulvey tops a bill for Communion in Association with DIY Presents. The ‘First Mind’ LP came out last year, following his role as a member of Portico Quartet.

He’ll be joined by Fort Worth, Texas newcomer Leon Bridges, Scottish duo Honeyblood, plus Bear’s Den, Dan Croll, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Rhodes, Tor Miller and The Walking Who.

Elsewhere at Citadel, Ben Howard and Bombay Bicycle Club play their only London shows of 2015. Kurt Vile & The Violators are coming over the the UK for the fest, while 2manydjs and James Murphy’s Despacio soundsystem will make an appearance.

See full details of the DIY stage below. Citadel tickets are priced from £49.50, available here.

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This brings DIY’s Festival partnerships in the first half of 2015 to 12 in the UK and Europe, including Latitude, TGE, Sound City, Festival No.6, Field Day, Kendal Calling, Live At Leeds, Best Kept Secret, Bilbao BBK Live, Lowlands, Open’r and Positivus among others, providing conference panel speakers at the business conferences of ILMC, Sound City and The Great Escape. See our partners page here.

DIY’s leading position in festival marketing has been boosted by the 80 page sell out Festival special edition which attracted over 15 festival advertisers and cross platform digital campaigns. Advertisers range from local UK festivals such as Standon Calling to major European events such as Roskilde and Benicassim.

The momentum continues throughout the summer; on the dedicated festival hub on the new DIY site with daily lineup, and news updates, with an additional 3,000 copies of DIY being distributed by hand at Latitude Festival in July, as well as Sonic expanding its festival digital network with sites like Gigs and Festivals.
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