• Martin James Tickner

Future Rock and Roll music festival for 10,000+ in SHOREDITCH Park founded and created with Sean McLusky. "COOLER AND SEXIER THAN ANY OTHER FESTIVAL" i-D "ABSURDLY HIP ONE DAY FESTIVAL" THE TIMES “...A line-up so hip that its bands will probably be out of fashion by the time they leave the stage.” EVENING STANDARD “There’s a London Festival worth a mention (THE1234)...It was possibly the trendiest thing i’ve ever been to in my life” THE TELEGRAPH “THE1234 festival heralds the re-emergence of a DIY subculture it has sparked the return of a non conformist aesthetic that was prevalent in the punk movement”. THE INDEPENDENT “You know what the world needs? More festivals! Thank god for THE1234SHOREDITCH” VICE Promoting emerging bands alongside international artists the festival featured artists including HAR MAR SUPERSTAR with FAB MORRETTI (THE STROKES) FLORENCE and the MACHINE THE RAKES PATRICK WOOLF THE WARLOCKS BLACK LIPS RAVONETTES LYDIA LUNCH DAMO SUZUKI (CAN) BUZZCOCKS DEAP VALLY ICEAGE THE DUKE SPIRIT DIRTY BEACHES MARK STEWART (THE POP GROUP) DUM DUM GIRLS BO NINGEN FUCKED UP A GRAVE WITH NO NAME A1 BASSLINE BITCHES BRETON COMANECHI DEADLY RHYTHM SOUNDSYSTEM DOLLOP and many more. PETER HOOK one-off performance of JOY DIVISION 1st album ‘UNKOWN PLEASURES’, THE SILVER MACHINE - unique band formed for THE1234 by BOBBY GILLESPIE with GLEN MATLOCK (SEX PISTOLS) ZACK STARKEY (OASIS) LITTLE BARRY INNES