ALTERNATIVE MUSIC FESTIVALS - Slam Dunk Festival 2016

Slam Dunk festival is entering it’s tenth year and is set for a massive party! What was once an exclusive pop-punk festival has now expanded to include acts from all alternative genres, with this year’s crop ranging from headliners Panic! At The Disco to pop-punkers Roam to gothic punks Creeper.

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The Word Alive at Slam Dunk Festival 2016

Chloe Barker took some great shots of The Word Alive at Slam Dunk this year, view them here…

Slam Dunk 2016 Review – Part One

Slam Dunk festival celebrated its tenth birthday this year with a monster party! With a diverse line-up including Panic! At the Disco, Of Mice & Men, Hellions, Blood Youth, As It Is, Yellowcard and many more, it was one not to be missed! Four writers (including myself at the Midlands) attended over the course of the weekend and give their views below!

Panic! At The Disco At Slam Dunk 2016

Full gallery of Panic! At The Disco At Slam Dunk 2016!

Dead! at Slam Dunk Festival 2016

Chloe took some great shots of Dead!’s performance at Slam Dunk Festival 2016. View the gallery here…

Mayday Parade at Slam Dunk 2016

Chloe Barker took some shots of Mayday Parade’s set at Slam Dunk 2016! View the full gallery here…

As It Is at Slam Dunk Festival 2016

Chloe Barker attended Slam Dunk and took some shots of Pop Punks’ As It Is tearing it up on the Slam Dunk stage!

Moose Blood at Slam Dunk Festival 2016

Chloe Barker attended Slam Dunk this year and took some awesome shots of emo rockers Moose Blood. View the full gallery here…

Mallory Knox at Slam Dunk Festival 2016

Chloe Barker was our resident photographer at Slam Dunk Festival 2016. Chloe took fantastic shots throughout the day and in this gallery you can view her photos from Mallory Knox’s amazing set.

Waterparks at Slam Dunk Festival 2016

Chloe Barker was our resident photographer at Slam Dunk Festival 2016. Chloe took fantastic shots throughout the day and in this gallery you can view her photos from Waterparks’ set.

Five Heavier Acts You Should Definitely Watch At Slam Dunk 2016

Whilst, Panic! At The Disco and traditional Pop Punk bands get all of the attention, I have singled out five of the best heavier acts who I think you should definitely check out!

A History of Slam Dunk Festival

2016 marks the tenth year of Slam Dunk Festival. The festival has quickly become the UK’s premier touring festival, almost being likened as the younger British cousin of America’s massive Vans Warped Tour. To celebrate and to get you more excited for this year’s May bank holiday shenanigans, we take a look back at the festival from its inauguration in 2006 right up to what you can expect from 2016.

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