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Slam Dunk South Review

By Nariece Sanderson – Head of Radio Another fantastic year for Slam Dunk Festival South at The Forum, Hatfield; which took place on the 29th May. Here are some of the bands Trident Media managed to catch- complete with star rating. Until next year… keep it heavy. Our first live performers, Fort Hope (****) provide soaring vocals that ring through the Key Club stage, united with powerful melodies to challenge Arcane Root’s eye watering prog rock. They have solid arena seizing

15 Crazy things we saw at Slam Dunk South

[Shelby Loasby | News Sub Editor] Slam Dunk Festival South was one of the biggest transformations for the University and saw a whole host of hardcore, rock and metal bands descending on The Forum Hertfordshire and surrounding areas. There was plenty to see in terms of music and performances, and even more to feast your eyes on whilst people-watching. So we’ve compiled a list of the craziest things we spotted, from colourful fans and various tattoos, to some interesting fashio

Slam Dunk South: Trident Media’s Top 12 Bands

[Kealie Mardell & Shelby Loasby] Slam Dunk Festival made a triumphant return to The Forum Hertfordshire, living up to its promise to be bigger and better than ever before. Seven stages spanned across the site, including the Forum Auditorium, The Attic, and three outdoor stages. After a successful day at Leeds, Slam Dunk made its way to Hatfield on Sunday 24th May, before taking to Wolverhampton to finish off its Bank Holiday weekend tour. Slam Dunk South was the first site to

Foo Fighters’ Sonic Highways

“A love letter to the history of American music” [Shelby Loasby | News Sub Editor] For all you Foo Fighter fans and Dave Grohl lovers out there, Sonic Highways is probably all you can talk about These days (see what I did there). Not only will their new album be already worn and scratched among your collection, you will almost certainly have seen the HBO series Sonic Highways. Since writing and recording their last album in Dave Grohl’s garage, the band have been looking for