The Charlatans, Wu-Tang Clan and More for Tramlines Festival

UK: Tramlines has revealed that The Charlatans, Basement Jaxx and Wu-Tang Clan will headline the festival, taking place in Sheffield from July 24 - 26. Over 30 new acts have been added to the...

Mouth of the Tyne Festival reveals James Bay as first headliner

UK: James Bay is the first headline artist announced for this year’s Mouth of the Tyne Festival in Tynemouth. The Grammy-nominated English singer, songwriter and guitarist will perform an outdoor concert at Tynemouth Priory...


Ian Mackaye of Fugazi to speak at Restless Natives Festival

UK: Ian Mackaye of the legendary post-hardcore band Fugazi has been confirmed for an exclusive Q&A following a screening of Jem Cohen’s 1999 film Instrument at this year’s inaugural Restless Natives Festival in Glasgow. Instrument...

Awakenings announces line-up and dates for 16th edition

NETHERLANDS: Awakenings, the Netherlands-based outdoor techno festival, has announced the dates for this year’s edition. From June 25 - 26, Awakenings will take place at Spaarnwoude Houtrak for the 16th time. There will be eight...

Eurosonic Noorderslag confirms second wave of acts

NETHERLANDS: The emerging talent festival Eurosonic Noorderslag has released its second wave of acts, putting the spotlight on musical talent from Denmark, the focus country for the 32nd edition of the festival. The 15...

Boat Parties Announced for Annie Mac’s Lost & Found

MALTA: Annie Mac’s debut Lost & Found festival has announced the line-ups for its 2015 boat party schedule. Featuring a range of artists from the festival’s line-up that includes Dusky, Hannah Wants, MK, My...

Southport Weekender announces first outdoor festival

UK: Having bid farewell to its longstanding event series back in 2015, the team behind Southport Weekender has announced its return with a one-day festival on June 10 at London’s Finsbury Park. Hailed by some...

Una Tickets Raises £1.1m in Investment, Launches Service

UK: Una Tickets has announced today that is has raised £1.1m in private angel investment as it launches its new end-to-end, primary ticketing service. £250,000 has also been awarded by the UK Government endorsed...

TomorrowWorld issues apology and refunds to those affected by onsite problems

USA: Following three days of heavy rainfall, TomorrowWorld left many of its attendees stranded on the festival's Saturday night after cancelling all planned shuttle busses. The festival also effectively closed its doors to day...

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...