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Apr 11th, 2011, 15:47
High Definition Dance Festival
June 18th & 19th 2011
Forest Farm, Ilford, Essex

High Definition Dance Festival > Home (http://www.hdfest.co.uk/)

Welcome to the High Definition Dance weekender!

The first CAMPING dance festival EVER to explode into London and Essex with PHAT bass, PUMPING tunes and a COOL collaboration of dance acts old and new.

Were bringing you a 2 day celebration of dance music with:

3 Arenas
15000 people
Over 100 acts
Plus an adrenaline fueled funfair and not forgetting CAMPING for 3000 people!

Our partners:

HD Fest has partnered up with Kiss FM, Dontstayin.com, Pukka Up, Epidemik, Raindance, Slip Back In Time, Kissdafunk, Pams House, Funked Up, Too Dam Glam, Sin City, Hat Club and Mixcloud to bring you the cream of the crop of dance sensations. HD Fest is providing a vast genre of dance music to please everyone’s tantalising tastes. With Trance, House, Old Skool, Garage, Drum & Bass and Dubstep. All this just a stones throw from Fairlop Central Line Station!



Main Stage:

Boy George, Dave Pearce, Freestylers, Scratch Perverts, Loose Cannons (Kiss), Alex P, Charlie Hedges (Kiss), Neev (Kiss) and DJ Competition Winner

House Arena:

Jonathan Ulysses, Rob Tissera, Micky Slim, Miss Divine, Philgood & Ram, Mr Natralist, Joshua Roberts, Jay Funk, Danny May, Harry Pearce and Nicky Fingers

Old Skool Arena:

Danny Byrd, Kutski, SL2 (Live PA), Jilted Generation (Prodigy Tribute), Slipmatt, Nicky Blackmarket, Ellis Dee, Kenny Ken, Sy, Uncle Dugs, Lee John, Jason J & Kezman, Harry Shotta, Skibadee, Jay J, Charlie B, 3Flow, 5ive-o, Strict and Cutter

Sunset Terrace:

Diason, Bernie T, Damo, Colin Chiddle, Jaxx, Rbee & Jim Sargent, Danny Quattro, Alex Muirden, Liam Cullen, Damo Walsh, Dan Johnson, Rob Ramos, Redifine, Ad Love and live electronic percussion by Pivotal


Main Stage:

Yolanda Bed Cool, Vula (Voice of Basement Jaxx), Seb Fontaine, Bodyrox, Trophy Twins, Dermot C and Scott Giles

Dubstep Arena:

Hatcha (Kiss), N-Type, Plastician, Coki, Chef, Trolley Snatcha, Lost, Bannerworx, Crazy D, Viper and Mighty Moe

Old Skool Arena:

Baby D (Live PA), Liquid (Live PA), Dub Hooligan (Live PA), Ratpack, EZ (Kiss), Slipmatt, Artful Dodger, Matt Jam Lamont, Billy Daniel Bunter, Phantasy, DJ Vibes b2b Johnny G, Twista, Evenson Allen, B Live, MC Alistair, Charlie B, 3Flow, Faction G and Jefferson

Sunset Terrace:

Damien Stone, Laura Essence, Danny Keston, Vince Frimpong, David Lee, Katie Cooper, Carl Smeaton, Twisted Beatz, Brad Hudson, Darral S, Silks & Switch, DJ Nitro and Matt Caldwell


Camping and travel info:

Camping is available for 3,000 people

Campsite opens at 3:00pm Friday 17th June and remains alive and kicking until noon Monday 20th June for the most hard-core party people!

HD Fest is providing a free shuttle bus to transport campers from the nearby offsite car park to the festival venue and campsite. The campsite is conveniently placed a 1 minute walk away from the main dance stages and the all-important bars. The campsite offers all the latest amenities in Festival Camping.

See High Definition Dance Festival > Home (http://www.hdfest.co.uk/) for full facilities, camp rules and a handy packing list

Coming by train?

Fantastic! Fairlop station is just next door and is accessed via the Central line on the London Tube (Red Line).
The central line can be accessed via Liverpool Street and Stratford overground stations, for full details visit National Rail Enquiries - Official source for UK train times and timetables (http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/) to plan your journey.


Earlybirds are £30 per day or £80 including Friday to Sunday night included camping. Booking fees apply on all booking sites.
Standard tickets are £40 per day and will be £100 for the 3 nights campaign included. Booking fees apply on all booking sites.

Ticket Outlets:

Tickets - Buy New Tickets Online | Be There | hmvtickets.com (http://www.hmvtickets.com) - 0843 221 0100
View - Your Essential City Guides (http://www.view.co.uk)
TheTicketSellers | Selling Tickets for Clubs, Festivals and other Events (http://www.theticketsellers.co.uk) - 0844 870 0000
RA: Resident Advisor - dance & electronic music magazine (http://www.residentadvisor.net)
Welcome to TicketWeb! (http://www.ticketweb.co.uk) - 08444 771 000
Tickets for concerts, theatre, football, family days out. Official Ticketmaster Site (http://www.ticketmaster.co.uk) - 0844 844 0444
Ticketbank.co.uk (http://www.ticketbank.co.uk)

Blackmarket Records - 0207 4370478
Soundclash Records - 01603 761004

Ticket Agents:

SUSIE - Redbridge - 07817 988760
Bdazzled Entertainers - Dagenham - 07969 863889
Adam - Essex/Norfolk - 07791 640136
Grant / Epidemik - 07966 491554

For more agents see:
High Definition Dance Festival > Home (http://www.hdfest.co.uk)

Apr 25th, 2011, 14:45
Yolanda Be Cool will be headlining the main stage on the Sunday of HD festival - You can download their recent Summer mixes here on soundcloud:
yolandabecool's sounds on SoundCloud - Create, record and share your sounds for free (http://soundcloud.com/yolandabecool)

Also, check out this Interview with them:
Interview with Yolanda Be Cool - DontStayIn (http://www.dontstayin.com/uk/london/forest-farm/2011/jun/18/article-14209)

HD festival tickets are selling like hot cakes and we advise that you get all your friends in on the action and grab some tickets so you don't miss out!

See - High Definition Dance Festival > Home (http://www.hdfest.co.uk) for all the info you'll need

May 2nd, 2011, 13:36
Camping tickets are flying out! Remember these are limited and once sold no extras available!

If you need a little convincing then why not read out recent news...


The latest addition to the festival comes in the way of an Ibiza style paradise bar. The 'Sunset Terrace' will be decked out with sand and palm trees with a seating area whilst being hosted on the Saturday by 'Too Damn Glam' and 'Hat Club' on Sunday. Its hard to beat listening to uplifting house music with sun beating down on you, but with these guys hosting it will take that to new levels of pleasure...

Think your an adrenaline junkie?...
Well look no further, on site will be our fun fair with the 'thrill factor' drummed into its roots. With rides pulling 3.6G force and 65mph were sure to find the screamer in you!


On Bank Holiday Sunday May 29th, Obsession hosts the official warm up party for High Definition Dance Festival. 'Mash-Up' in room 1 with none less than Slipmatt, Billy Daniel bunter and a live PA from SL2!! Room 2 brings to Eclipse for the first time the massively growing dubstep scene with G-Prospex and G-Man. Ticket are just £8 in advance and more on the door. This will sell-out so buy now by clicking here - Ticket Store (http://www.hdfest.co.uk/TicketStore.aspx)

To be in with your chance to Win HD Festival tickets enter here:
HD Festival 2011 (http://www.festivalplanet.com/2011/04/hd-festival-2011/)

Ticket Store (http://www.hdfest.co.uk/TicketStore.aspx)

May 9th, 2011, 23:16
We thought you might like a little taster of Rob Tissera (Kissdafunk) in the run up to him playing at HD Fest. Rob has a new mix up on Mixcloud here so get your ears around it and book your ticket soon!

Jun 10th, 2011, 16:17
Only one week to go!

There are still a few tickets available here:
High Definition Dance Festival > Home (http://www.hdfest.co.uk)



HD HQ are pleased to announce its support for the Lennox Childrens Cancer Fund at this years festival. Please help support the great work this registered charity is doing. You can donate at the festival to one of the charities volunteers or go to Lennox Children's Cancer Fund - Home (http://www.lennoxccf.org.uk)


With just 3 weeks till the gates open fantazia have joined to heavyweight Old Skool Arena for HDFEST forming the biggest collaboration of the most respected Old Skool Brands in the country ever to be brought under 1 roof!!!

Campsite opens at 3pm with entertainment from 7pm. Friday will be the opening of HDFEST’s Comedy Show. Raw stand up comics will get the festival feeling started with the bars open until 11pm. This is strictly for camping ticket holders only.

Comics Include:
Mark ‘mad’ Peters
Naz Osmanoglu
Christian Steel
Lloyd Griffith
Moonfish Rhumba