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Music festivals across Kent this year

Think sun-drenched fields to beer tents and, of course, wellies: Kent has a host of music festivals heading its way this year.

Louis' date with kmfm

Louis Tomlinson will be on kmfm Breakfast with Garry and Laura

One Direction star Louis Tomlinson will be chatting about his new single and answering questions from fans on kmfm.


Festival will host some of Kent's finest

Riskee and the Ridicule will be at the Create festival Picture: Gary Browne

A music festival comes to a Kent park this weekend with more than 40 bands, DJs and acts from the area.

Slaves go back to where it all began

Slaves from Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells

Kent punk band Slaves are staging a fifth anniversary gig to mark their first release back where they recorded it in the county.

Fireworks and cannons at castle proms

Rochester Castle Proms was the last of the Castle Concerts. Picture: Steve Crispe

Music played and flags waved as a night at the proms marked the finale of a series of concerts.

Shock proposal for concert goers

Hayley and James make it a night to remember. Picture: Medway Council

A man made sure his proposal was centre-stage at a gig last night.


Indie band Alt-J switches venue for Margate gig

Alt J have switched venues for their September gig

Popular Indie rock band Alt-J have switched their forthcoming Kent gig - but they're not going far.

International arts with a flavour of Mars

Work by local and international artists is on show at Maidstone Museum

A new arts festival in a Kent town which takes its inspiration from the planet Mars reaches its crescendo this weekend with two days of events.

Singer with big voice set for stage

Jonathan Antoine, will be on stage on Saturday.

He was the quiet man with the big voice when he auditioned for Britain’s Got Talent.


The love was all around

Marti Pellow.

Thousands of music fans were entertained last night and never got Wet Wet Wet.

WATCH: Craig David rocks the castle

Craig David performs at Rochester Castle Concerts

The rain didn't dampen spirits when Craig David performed at Rochester Castle last night.


It's no vicar's tea party - it's the Vicar's Picnic

Rosie Morrison on dad Tom Morrison's shoulders at last year's event

For the first time, the Vicar’s Picnic festival will have among its live music and family line-up, two vicars taking part.

A feast of festival entertainment

X Factor winner Matt Terry will headline the Dartford Festival

Local acts, a feast of entertainment, all free, plus a reigning winner of The X Factor: it’s time for the Dartford Festival.

The sound of summer comes to the castle

Picnic and promenading at the Military Proms, the finale to the Castle Concerts series at Rochester Picture: Steve Cripse

The Castle Concerts brings five nights of awesome outdoor entertainment, kicking off with Craig David and featuring a flag-waving proms finale.

A castle classic

The Leeds Castle Classical Concert

Thousands enjoyed the annual sun-soaked Classical Concert at Leeds Castle with promenading, picnics and fireworks aplenty.

Murs puts the moves on Canterbury

Olly shows off his moves Picture: Rich Jefferson

Olly Murs, joined by Louisa Johnson, showed off his dance moves in an energetic set which had the crowd eating out of the palm of his hand last night.

Sir Tom set to play on the green, green grass of Kent

Tom Jones will perform for the first time in Canterbury

Music legend Sir Tom Jones is set to play his first gig in Canterbury tonight.


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