Victorious Festival The first glorious summer weekend in months made for the perfect seaside setting as Victorious Festival returned to the coastline of Southsea, Portsmouth. This year’s lineup saw Madness, Stereophonics and Elbow headline in front of an ocean of fans, with performances through the weekend by The Charlatans, Olly Murs, KT Tunstall, Pete Doherty, Maximo Park, Feeder and more.


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Franz Ferdinand The name Franz Ferdinand is extremely poignant this year, with the assassination of the Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Serbia in 1914 being the spark that ignited the First World War. However, it’s unlikely that this historic event is foremost in anyone’s mind tonight, as we wait for the arrival onstage of art school dancefloor-filling indie rock maestros Franz Ferdinand.


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Franz Ferdinand We almost didn’t get to review Franz Ferdinand when we found out the passes that had been sent by the PR company were in the post and the Post Office promised them for first thing Monday when the gig was Sunday night but Andy from the Academy came to the rescue at the 11th hour and made sure there were passes waiting for us on the door...


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