Joris Voorn, Adam Beyer and more for The Winter Social

UK: Having revealed the first two phases of its upcoming winter edition, which sees Art Department, Âme, Guy Gerber, Nina Kraviz, Maya Jane Coles and festival curator Nic Fanciulli amongst names announced, The Winter...

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:...


PlayPass confirms more cashless UK festivals and extends capabilities

UK: PlayPass has announced a number of festival partnerships for 2019, including the 10,000-capacity Lakefest, the three single-day Smoked & Uncut festivals, and the inaugural London Dessert Festival. Others already confirmed to make their cashless...

Balaton Sound announces return of Safety First initiative

HUNGARY: Balaton Sound has announced the return of its Safety First initiative, which launched last year to help young people become more conscious and secure at the festival. Safety First's expert team educates young people...

Winners announced for ID&C Grass Roots Festival Bursary

UK: The independent music and arts festival Samphire has been announced as the winning recipient of this year’s ID&C £2500 Grass Roots Bursary. The bursary, donated annually by wristband suppliers ID&C, offers small to...

Elrow and Eventbrite announce new partnership

WORLDWIDE: Eventbrite and elrow have signed a multi-year ticketing partnership. The agreement will see Eventbrite handle the ticketing needs of the more than 100 shows and festivals under the elrow brand, which attract over...

October’s Very Own delivers with Adamson

CANADA: More than 35,000 people descended upon the Molson Canadian Amphitheatre in Toronto recently to experience OVO (October’s Very Own) Fest. Eighth Day Sound, headquartered in Highland Heights, Ohio, was on hand to deploy...

STAR to host London seminar on best ticketing practice

UK: The Society of Ticket Agents and Retailers (STAR) is bringing together experts from across the ticketing industry at a London seminar on Monday July 6. The event is designed to allow professionals from...

Twickets to launch new funding round

UK: Face value ticket resale platform Twickets is to undertake a fundraising campaign to enable the business to build on its already impressive growth and expand the platform internationally. In the UK Twickets has...

ADE places spotlight on Morocco; launches new ticketing system

NETHERLANDS: Amsterdam Dance Event will host its 22nd edition from October 18 - 22 at several venues across the titular city, with the DeLaMar Theater taking centre stage. After 16 years stationed in the Felix...