Rockfeedback is delighted to announce that a new series of its acclaimed TV programme Rockfeedback Presents will air on Channel 4 on Monday nights at the end of August into early October 2011.
Now in its fifth series commissioned and screened by Channel 4, Rockfeedback Presents continues to search out the best in both legendary and brand new music from festivals and unique musical happenings around the world.
The first show – a half-hour special – has the team out at Primavera Sound, catching up with and documenting PJ Harvey, Animal Collective, Fleet Foxes, The Flaming Lips, Public Image Ltd., Battles, Explosions In The Sky, and more, as they play to tens of thousands on the Barcelona coast. It will air at 12.40am on Monday 29th August.
Over the course of the rest of the series, RF travel from Dorset’s End of the Road festival to Way Out West in Gothenburg, Sweden, and on to Germany’s Berlin Festival viaLondon’s Field Day and Underage events to bring you words, wisdom and music each week from the diverse likes of Robyn, Noah & The Whale, Wild Beasts, The Horrors, Joanna Newsom, Bombay Bicycle Club, Laura Marling, Suede and a host more.
Presented by Rockfeedback’s Toby L and Jen Long of BBC Radio 1, the pair confront both their long time musical heroes and the finest new acts around with Rockfeedback’s trademark mix of irreverence and intellect, all culminating in a uniquely enthusiastic and impassioned piece of music television.
As stated above, you can view a short teaser and trailer for the series – which illustrates some of the footage from Episode 1’s Primavera Sound – by clicking here: