Was there ever a time before All Tomorrow's Parties that Portishead played other UK festivals? The Rumour Mill is sure there were. Is it time again?
From dubstep to death metal and from Poland to Holland, we look back at our critic's favourite overseas festivals from this summer - and you can vote for yours in the UK Festival Awards too.
It could well be that the dark melancholy peddled by Portishead at Slovakia's Pohoda 2011 that has a deep resonance in a country well-known for it's collective self-effacement.
Memories, memories, memories. After recent home triumphs that rolled back the years and reunited one of the 90s best live acts, Pulp have embarked on a tour that one would think a simple run-down of past glory, a european lap of honour for Sheffield's finest.
45 and behaving like a joyous 17-year old, Moby parades his imperious hits like a pint-sized man on a mission at Pohoda Festival 2011.
Pulp and Madness are set to play Pohoda Festival 2011, which takes place at the Airport Trencin in Slovakia from 7-9 July.
Lamb are set to perform at Bazant Phoda 2011, when it returns to Trencin in Slovakia from 7-9 July.
Multi-talented musician and visual artist M.I.A. is the latest act to join the line-up for Pohoda Festival 2011, which takes place at the Airport Trencin in Slovakia.
Moby is set to perform at the multi-cultural Pohoda Festival 2011, which takes place from 7-9 July in Slovakia.
UK trip hop pioneers Portishead will headline Bazant Pohoda 2011, organisers have revealed.
Public Image Ltd. are the first band confirmed for the Pohoda Festival 2011 line-up with the event to return to Airport Trencin in Slovakia from 7-9 July.