INSIDER INSIGHTS

Why Fan Engagement is Now More Important Than Ever

Luis Sousa is the Marketing Director at Festicket, the world's largest platform for music festival experiences. As the COVID-19 outbreak continues to gather pace, each...


NEWS

Montreux Jazz Festival to release over 50 concerts to stream for free

SWITZERLAND: Montreux Jazz Festival has announced the exclusive digital release of more than 50 concerts from its 54-year history. Thirty-five performances are now available to stream in full free of...

Viberate collates list of cancelled and postponed festivals

WORLDWIDE: With festival postponements and cancellations being announced across the world, Slovenia-based music data company Viberate has collated a comprehensive list of Sick Festivals that they are updating...

Bournemouth festival launches ‘Arts By The Sea At Home’ campaign

UK: Bournemouth’s annual arts and culture festival, Arts by the Sea, has launched a colouring competition to help keep kids entertained at home during school closures...

#VirtualPint initiative launches to aid vulnerable venues

UK: #VirtualPint — a new fundraising initiative helping fans to support vulnerable UK music venues, theatres and pubs — has launched in response to...

Rolling Loud and Afro Nation festivals donate funds to Algarve Biomedical Center

PORTUGAL: Event Horizon, the promoter behind Rolling Loud Portugal and Afro Nation, has made a contribution to help fund new ventilation machines and self-protection...

FESTIVAL 250

Festival 250: 2018