Croydon Rocks


Croydon Rocks – again!

Posted on September 7th, by Paul Dennis in Culture. No Comments

Richie Hudson serves up some tasty teasers for November’s two-day Croydon Rocks festival

Building upon the success of last year’s Croydon Rocks festival, organiser Richie Hudson has assembled another brilliantly diverse line-up for the upcoming two-dayer on 3rd and 4th November 2018.

But before the main event, Richie organised a taster gig at the Scream Lounge on 17th August, to showcase three of the featured bands. … Read More »



Event review: Croydon Rocks 2017

Posted on December 11th, by Paul Dennis in Culture. No Comments

Paul Dennis reports on ‘the festival to start all festivals’ which left Croydon begging for more

Richie Hudson’s ambitious Croydon Rocks Festival has left people wanting more, after two days of brilliant, diverse music rocked the town.

But before looking at the music in more detail, I’d like to pay tribute to the behind-the-scenes organisation that made the festival run like clockwork. These things don’t happen … Read More »



Interview with Richie Hudson, organiser of Croydon Rocks

Posted on November 29th, by Paul Dennis in Culture. No Comments

Richie Hudson is bringing a festival of rock to Croydon, and it’s a big one

Cash strapped times, global uncertainty – surely not the right time to bring a two-day rock festival to Croydon?

The town’s Time Bomb Studio owner Richie Hudson thinks otherwise.

Along with Pete Wall, Richie has organised Croydon Rocks,  a gig the like of which hasn’t been seen before in Croydon, … Read More »