The festival season has been dispatched with and now it’s time to tackle the best gigs, albums, tracks and artists of 2013 as we get to the bottom of the year in music.
The cards have been counted and the results are in. Which festival ruled the roust in 2013, which bands triumphed and who should headline in 2014?
We’re still counting your votes for the Readers Awards, but to tide you over we’ve asked our writers to discuss what made them smile in 2013 and, of course, who should headline Reading 2014.
First The Monkeys and now The Prodigy, there is no certainty for R&L 2014 – but if The Prodigy are off the table should Reading look forwards or backwards?
Biffy Clyro and Two Door Cinema Club will be headlining in Isle Of Wight and Latitude 2014, but who’ll be joining them.
Keir Smith makes the case for Blink-182 the headliner: why they’ve still got it and why they will be better in 2014.