It may only be January, but Oxjam18 starts now. That’s because this week we opened applications for Festival Managers, starting our search for this year’s crop of inspiring volunteers who will pull the strings and organise massive multi-venue music festivals all across the UK in October. Here are our top 6 reasons to apply.
Mercury nominated, chart topping, festival headlining disco-popsters Metronomy took time out from their busy touring schedule (including an appearance at Bristol’s Simple Things Festival later that night) to raise the roof in the Cotham Hill shop before the penultimate Oxjam Festival weekend.
Oxjam’s massive month of music started earlier than usual this year, with indie heavyweights Everything Everything returning to play a special Oxjam Session for us, eight years after they performed as an unsigned act at Oxjam Manchester.