Schedule unveiled for 35-day Panamania Festival

CANADA: Panamania, the 35-day Toronto-based arts and culture festival set to enrich the Toronto 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games experience, has presented its entertainment schedule for the summer. Unprecedented in scale, Panamania will feature...

FGH Security to work on Glastonbury

UK: Following a secondment by Operations Manager Alex Redman last year, FGH Security has announced that it will be providing event security operatives to Glastonbury for 2016. Redman worked alongside the festival’s Security Director...


A Greener Festival Takes Hiatus to Plan for a Sustainable Future

UK: The team behind A Greener Festival have re-launched their website and announced that their annual AGF Awards scheme will be put on hold as the group 'takes a year out to restructure'. Claire O'Neill,...

Mary Anne Hobbs to host UK Festival Awards 2016

UK: The UK Festival Awards – set to take place at The Roundhouse in London on November 28 – has revealed that the host of its 13th edition will be international DJ, radio presenter...

Uno Village’s new open-air venue in Malta to host festivals this summer

MALTA: Uno Village in Malta has been acquired by the 356 Entertainment Group, an experienced team that hopes to 'return it to its former glory in 2016 and beyond'. From Solomun to Bob Sinclar,...

Zola Jesus, Bill Wells and more added to Latitude

UK: Following on from recent announcements across the music arenas including headliners Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Portishead and alt J, Latitude has added more names to its expansive and eclectic line-up. Highlights...

Coda Agency and AGF launch Green Artist Rider

UK: In response to growing interest and requests from its artists, Coda Agency has partnered with A Greener Festival to provide a Green Artist Rider. The Green Artist Rider has been developed to assist...

Eventbrite Completes Acquisition of Ticketfly

USA: The ticketing and event technology company Eventbrite has completed its $200 million acquisition of Ticketfly, a premier ticketing platform focused on music venues and promoters, from Pandora. Combined, the two platforms hope to...

Brian Wilson, Manic Street Preachers and more for Kendal Calling

UK: With the 2016 edition of Kendal Calling selling out and having once again won Best Medium Festival at the UK Festival Awards, the first acts have been announced for its 2017 iteration. Headlining...

LCD Soundsystem and Björk confirmed for All Points East

UK: Presented by renowned promoter Goldenvoice, the new London based festival All Points East has announced that its debut edition will be headlined by Brooklyn dance-rock heroes LCD Soundsystem, Icelandic superstar Björk, and Urban...