Boomtown Festival - crazy times !

Published on Tue Dec 4, 2012 by

A look back at a music festival I covered in the summer. Boomtown is a relatively new event, based in Hampshire at the Matterley Bowl and featured some big names from the reggae and dance scenes. Probably the main reason I covered this festival was the appearance of Jamaican reggae legend Tanya Stephens. It was her first major UK festival and she absolutely rocked The Lion’s Den, headling the event on Friday evening. The rest of the weekend was equally good - loads of great punk / ska / reggae bands, millions of DJs and a completely crazy up for it crowd. Imagine the late night elements of Glastonbury going off and doing their own mini-festival and you have a good idea of the crazyness !

 

Tanya Stephens photograph live UK festival


Boomtown Festival general view photograph


Serial Killaz at UK festival image


Festival skating


The Dub Pistols at Boomtown main stage photography


Random festival people


Festival food photography for public relations


Crazy people at music festival images


Capdown at Boomtown Festival 2012


Krinjah and Jacky Murda at Boomtown Festival


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