It's free for standard Weekend Ticket-Holders!
The already fabulous Indiependence festival has become even more enticing, with the organisers getting the green light for an official campsite at O’Connell Park in Mitchelstown.
Not only is it just five minutes away from where the musical action is taking place, but it’s also free if you’ve purchased or are about to purchase a €59 Weekend Ticket. If you have Day or Early Bird tickets, you’ll also be able to stay there for a small supplement.
Embracing the idea of the August Bank Holiday bash, the town has also okayed 2am extensions in all of its bars, many of which will have live music and DJs until the wee small hours.
Star turns include Ocean Colour Scene, The Blizzards, Fight Like Apes, Fred, The Frank & Walters and Super Furry Animals who are interviewed in the current issue of Hot Press.
The highlight reel for this year's Indiependence Festival in Cork has arrived!Read More
Out and About on Sunday, 3rd August, at Indiependence.Read More
Out and About on Saturday, 2nd August, at Indiependence.Read More
Out and About on Friday, 1st August, at Indiependence.Read More
Relive three days of music, fun, laughter and – yes! – sunshine in Deer Farm…Read More
Sunday, the 3rd of August at Indiependence Festival.Read More
As Indiependence comes to a close, Hot Press is on hand to bear witness to what should be a memorable final day.Read More
Saturday, the 2nd of August at Indiependence Festival.Read More
The rain didn’t prevent Indiependence 2014 from an incendiary start on Friday, as the Mitchelstown party kicked off for another year.Read More
After a first day packed with some incredible interviews, Hot Press will continue to bring the latest news and updates from Indiependence as we move to day two.Read More
Stop by the Hot Press Hot Tent to see a full slate of interviews from Indiependence’s biggest artists.Read More
Time to get planning your music-packed days down in Deer Farm this weekend.Read More
The headliners for each day are Tom Odell, White Lies and Public EnemyRead More
Hot Press is giving you the chance to spend August 1-3 in the glorious surrounds of Deer Farm, soaking up the good musical vibes of Indiependence 2014.Read More
The music retail-giant will be the festival's main sponsor this year.Read More
Indiependence solves all your Chrimbo pressie problems in one foul swoop on Thursday November 28 with the Early Bird Loyalty release of three-day weekend camping tickets for only €70.Read More
On Day One of Indiependence, Stuart Clark was impressed with Bosnian Rainbows, the dream/nightmare pop outfit formed by former Mars Volta men Omar Rodríguez-López and Deantoni Parks, and who boast the considerable vocal and theatrical shape-throwing talents of Teri Gender-Bender (possibly not her real name)...Read More
As the Deer Park anticipation mounts – don’t know about you but it feels like Xmas Eve in HP Towers – we’re delighted to announce the line-up for the Hot Press Hot Spot, which will be hosting public interviews, acoustic sessions and other divilment throughout the festival weekend.Read More
They revolutionised hip-hop with their late ’80s classic 3 Feet High and Rising. Ahead of their Indiependence headline slot, De La Soul explain why they have no intention of standing still...Read More
Indiependence-bound DJ duo The Dead Prezidents have been generating quite a buzz thanks to their irreverent attitude and onstage antics...Read More
But wait... they’ve got a massive headline show at Indiependence to get through first! Fresh from making festival history at Glastonbury, indie rockers Bastille open up to Celina Murphy about birthdays, hot sauce and David Lynch...Read More
A host of comedians to perform at the Comedy Tent at the Mitchelstown festival on Saturday 3 + 4 AugustRead More
Dublin chart-toppers Kodaline, Norn Iron guitar-abusers And So I Watch You From Afar and UK dance legends Utah Saints are the latest acts to be confirmed for the Hot Press Hot Spot, which is making its Indiependence festival bow over the August Bank Holiday in Mitchelstown.Read More
We – and them – are down in Mitchelstown over the August Bank Holiday Weekend.Read More
Bell X1 have been confirmed as Saturday's headliners, and now we have an extensive list of who's playing when.Read More
The Hot Press Hot Spot Makes Its Deer Farm BowRead More
See if our photographer caught you enjoying the action at IndiepedenceRead More
All the onstage fun from this year's Indiependence FestivalRead More
Last night saw the official launch of Indiependence 2012, which takes place between August 3 and 5 at Deer Farm, Mitchelstown, Co. Cork.Read More
highlights from the weekend!Read More
Editors, Therapy? and The Coronas are among the Mitchelstown headliners.Read More
The Mitchelstown knees-up is just three weeks away!Read More
HP faves Alabama 3 are among those added to the Mitchelstown bill.Read More
The festival's line-up will include White Lies, the Coronas, and Duke SpecialRead More
It's going to be a busy two days in MitchelstownRead More