My Cause UK Stewarding Applications are OPEN

Noisily joined forces with the miraculous My Cause UK a couple of years ago, and what a relationship it has been! Through our partnership we have raised £4,000 raised for charities our volunteers have chosen such as Mind, Psy-Care UK, Rethink Mental Illness, WWF, War Child, Water Aid & many more. The highest donation of […]

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NOISILY : LIQUID : TREEHOUSE : 2019 SPOTLIGHT

The lineup at Noisily is as diverse as the crowd it attracts, and for many people the attraction of the festival dance floors is not so much about the incredible headline sets, as it is discovering new music from multiple genres at any one of the stage on site. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not […]

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2019 Performance Applications are Open

Calling all performers! Our 2019 applications are open and we’re looking for a merry band of pilgrims to join the hoard of Noisily dreamweavers who are already part of the family! So if you are performing artist working across disciplines including physical, musical or immersive theatre, acrobatics, aerial arts, magic and cabaret, then you are […]

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Art Case Study: Alice Shepherd – Repsycoral

Name: Alice Shepherd – Repsycoral   Contributors names and roles: Alice – Designer/ Artist Marcus – Electrician   Piece: UV – Coral Mandala   Links: https://www.facebook.com/repsycoral/ @re_psycoral ‘Alice came to us through our Arts Grant application and created a stunning installation entirely from recycled materials made especially for Noisily. It had moving parts and multiple […]

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Weird Shit comes through Arts Applications!

It’s been just three days since our arts application closed, and what a selection of outlandish and cosmic concepts we’ve had through the door ahead of this year’s Noisily! Art Director Ruth Herbert has been overwhelmed by the positivity and innovation in the documents she’s reviewed so far, and has to employ the help of […]

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Pat Demarcq: The Man Behind the Designs

How long have you been working with Noisily, and how did you get involved? Since the 2014 edition. I’d known James and Chris for a long time and we had all been involved in the underground party scene since the late 90s, back when I was a small boy 😉   They both joined Noisily a […]

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Art and the Participatory Experience

Like many of us I struggled to pay attention at school, spending most lessons gazing forlornly out of the window, the pages of my textbook unable to hold my attention for more than a few moments without my eyes losing focus, my thoughts wandering off to break time and escape from the monotony of our […]

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We Wish You a Trippy Christmas!

Christmas, much like many other holidays, has been hijacked by the retail industry as a vehicle for sales. So excessive is the spending that in the six week period between mid November and Christmas day 2017, £78 billion was spent across all retail sectors, that’s over £1,100 per person living in the the UK! Now […]

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Race in Electronic Music & Festival Culture

10-13 minute read Ahead of our 2018 event I discussed gender inequality in the festival industry, and why in a position of cultural influence it is our responsibility to promote equality through the medium of our online content, at the festival itself through discussion, and in the musical programming on our stages. Broadly speaking, diversity […]

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