All posts by Stef

    Artist Profile – Matrix & Futurebound

    We welcome our firm festival favourites Matrix & Futurebound back to the hallowed Slam Tent for our 10th anniversary. Topping our polls time and time again these guys certainly showed you a good time last time they were up here. On the back of a brand new album featuring some…

    Artist Profile – Father Funk

    Headlining the new Canopy Stage is the remix master himself – Father Funk!  His bass driven funk tracks and eclectic, tongue in cheek DJ sets are world renowned – landing him sets at the likes of Glastonbury Festival, Shambhala Music Festival, Boomtown Fair, Rainbow Serpent Festival and clubs all over the…

    Artist Profile – Metrik

    Where do we start, we’ve managed to secure one of the biggest names in Drum and Bass to party with you this year! After an absolute beast of a 2017 with the release of of his second album LIFE/THRILLS and a residency on BBC Radio 1, Metrik brings his signature…

    Artist Profile – Loz Contreras

    Loz Contreras makes his return to CumbriaVAG ’18 after last smashing the final set of the night back at CumVAG ’16. His infectious, harmonious approach to the genre will definitely get you in a dancing mood, with releases on Fokuz Recordings and Liquicity as well as with collaborator Macca releases on…

    CumbriaVAG at Kulturschock 2017

    We took a trip over to the other side of the country to visit our friends over at Eurospotter and see how they do things! Kulturschock took place this year at Gateshead International Stadium, a new location for them this year and an awesome one at that. Primarily used for…

    CumbriaVAG ’17’s Comedy Lineup!

    The comedy tent returns for 2017! After a great time at 2016’s festival, compere Pete Otway returns with a stellar lineup for this year’s festival. Eddy Brimson Eddy is our headliner for the evening, equally at home internationally having taken to the stage from Norway to China with just about…

    CumbriaVAG at Wörthersee ’17

    So as the standard story of Wörthersee goes for me most years, I get persuaded into booking flights for a couple of days super last minute by Matt. I was half convinced and after seeing everyone’s Instagram and Facebook posts it looked like attendance was at an all-time high. With the…

    CumbriaVAG at FittedUK

    A few of the CumbriaVAG Team headed down to FittedUK today in their all new venue at Event City in Manchester. A huge step up in our books from a outdoor venue to the vast indoor space they had secured! And located much closer to us too! Evolving over the…

    Kids & Families

    We have tons of entertainment for little ones this year! We’re planning to bring festival-goers the best kids offering yet in 2016, and we can’t wait to welcome you! We can promise loads of fun, with science workshops from Love Science where you can get stuck into loads of cool science experiments – have…

    Comedy at CumbriaVAG ’16

    All new for this years CumbriaVAG ’16 festival is a comedy tent, brimmed full of some of the UK’s best comedic talent. Jason Cook Headlining the night is Jason Cook, writer and star of ‘Hebburn‘ as well as several TV appearances including ‘Russell Howards Good News‘ and ‘Daves One Night…

    CumbriaVAG does Wörthersee ’16

    The Wörthersee story this year starts with the epic build of the Shairan, we literally picked up the car off Syco Graphix on the way to the ferry this year so to say we were last minute is an understatement! It would seem pretty stupid to some people to drive…

    Artist Profile – DC Breaks

    A warm welcome awaits DC Breaks at this years festival, a firm favorite of the CumbriaVAG team and the first time we have had the prestigious RAM Records representing. Make no mistake; when it comes to crafting anthemic drum & bass dance floor destroyers there’s no doubt DC Breaks are…

    Artist Profile – Koven

    We welcome to CumbriaVAG ’16 one of the most unique exciting bass music outfits to emerge in recent times, Koven is the production alias of producer Max Rowat and vocalist Katie Boyle. First conceived in December 2011, the Koven project was sparked into life with the ‘Wake You Up EP’….

    Everybody Get Down Low – Alex’s A3

    Purchased from Lake District Audi in 2008 completely standard, Alex has turned his humble Audi A3 into a full on show winner! Within hours of picking the car up all those years ago he set on with modifying the car, first mod being the simplest – Debadging. He quickly caught the…

    Unphased 15 Show Report

    We made the annual trip down to one of our favorite local shows today, Unphased15. Unphased held their second show this year, after the huge success of last year they expanded to a much more suitable and bigger venue this year, Longridge Showground. We enjoyed ourselves so much last year…