Answer this easy question for a chance to win 2 tickets to End of the Road 2017

No catch – you can come to End of the Road for free

For the second year running, Loud And Quiet is a partner of End of the Road festival, which takes place at Larmer Tree Gardens, Dorset, Wiltshire, from Aug 31 – Sept 3.

Maybe you found this post from reading Loud And Quiet 87, featuring our guide to the festival, or maybe you didn’t. Either way, we’ve got a couple of tickets you give away to this year’s festival.

You know how these things work – there’s a ridiculously easy question to answer, and then you’ll be put into a draw to win. Let’s get on with it.

Precisely how to enter:

Create a new email to, put EOTR COMPETITION in the subject line and send us your name, where you’re from, and whether you give us permission to put you on our newsletter list (a simple YES or NO. No hard feelings either way, although we don’t overload you – it only gets sent once in a while and tells you about our new issues, podcasts etc). Also, include the answer to the following question.

Father John Misty is one of this year’s EOTR headliners. Which band did he previously play drums in?

– Fleet Foxes
– Fleetwood Mac
– Nirvana

We’ll pick a winner on 21 July 2017, and with any luck you’ll be joining us, watching Mac DeMarco, Father John Misty, Bill Callahan and load of others.

For full info on End of the Road, visit

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