Cato Music celebrates 16th anniversary

UK: Cato Music, a Production Park company, recently celebrated its 16th birthday with a burlesque-themed party at The Mill, its large-scale production rehearsal facility in Wimbledon, south-west London. As the music industry’s only full-service...

Ultra Brasil celebrates sold out debut in Rio de Janeiro

BRAZIL: Representing the jewel in the crown of the entire Ultra tour, this month saw the highly anticipated first edition of Ultra Brasil in Rio de Janeiro from October 14 - 15. The completely...


An Interview with PlugGo

NETHERLANDS: We're in an era in which most first world inhabitants would gladly mainline pure Internet directly into their veins if they could, so it’s a wonder that festivals – typically bereft of Wi-Fi...

Event Genius delivers record breaking cashless weekend

UK: The early May bank holiday weekend saw Event Genius record its busiest ever cashless weekend, becoming the first UK company to service four cashless events simultaneously, across two countries. By using Event Genius Pay,...

Three Unveiled as Snowbombing 2016’s official communications & technology partner

AUSTRIA: Broadwick Live, the creative team behind Snowbombing, has confirmed mobile network Three as its official technology and communications partner for this year’s festival. This year marks the second time that Three – the...

The Strokes, The Black Keys and More to Play Primavera Sound 2015

SPAIN: Barcelona's Primavera Sound Festival has revealed the entire line-up for its 15th anniversary event, which will take place from May 25 - 31. The list of announced acts is as follows: The Strokes,...

MLA passes its toughest test yet at Proms in the Park

UK: Capital Sound’s big weekend at Hyde Park, which traditionally brings the curtain down on the festival season, saw Proms in the Park link up live with the Last Night of the Proms at...

Hyper Japan coming to London this weekend

UK: The 10th edition of Britain’s largest celebration of Japanese popular culture, Hyper Japan, comes to Olympia London from July 15 - 17. The festival will be offering the most vibrant and alternative aspects...

BPM Festival announces first acts for inaugural European edition

PORTUGAL: The BPM Festival: Portugal has revealed the first acts on the line-up of the festival brand's European debut, set to take place from September 14 - 17. In alphabetical order, the names include:...

Threshold Festival crowdfunder picks up momentum with Arts Council support

UK: Threshold, the Liverpool festival of grassroots music and arts, has been given a huge boost in its crowdfunding campaign from a brand new patron and a pledge from Arts Council England. Threshold Festival launched...