Feature: John Helps. Introduction To Handmade Festival.

An introduction to Handmade Festival, a forward-thinking and totally independent music and arts festival in Leicester curated by some of the city’s best loved venues and promoters. Nicola Greenbrook is in conversation with John Helps – one of the Festival Directors, a member of the band Maybeshewill and part of the music management collective Robot Needs Home. We hear about how John has worked with his team to grow the project for the last four years and about his exciting plans for the 2016 festival. For the uninitiated, how would you describe Handmade in your own words? It’s a...

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