Flying Lotus, Death Grips, Nicolas Jaar and more added to insane Field Day line-up

UK: Field Day has announced an incredible list of names to play East London's Victoria Park on June 3, including Death Grips, Flying Lotus, Jon Hopkins (DJ), King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Moderat,...

Tramlines Festival adds over 60 news acts to its bill

UK: Tramlines – the UK’s largest metropolitan festival – has announced an additional 60 artists for its 2016 event, which will take place across Sheffield from July 22 - 24. The latest genre-spanning additions...


Marcato announces new line-up of products for festivals

CANADA: The global festival industry has professionalised at an incredible rate, and trend watchers like ​The New York Times, Huffington Post​, and ​Forbes Magazine​ seem to agree. The impact of this professionalisation has been...

Everywhere Festival Unveils Line-Up

UK: After selling out for two years in a row, the team behind dollop are bringing the multi-venue Everywhere Festival back to Nottingham on May 3 Bank Holiday weekend. Spanning the full spectrum from...

Reeperbahn Festival launches Anchor Award for emerging talent

GERMANY: Reeperbahn Festival has announced the jury for its new international music award for emerging music talent, which will be awarded at this year's event. Longtime David Bowie producer Tony Visconti; Icelandic pop music...

Aura Audio’s Powersoft M-Force makes big impact at Colors Festival

FINLAND: Based outside Turku, Finnish loudspeaker manufacturer Aura Audio Oy is using the magic of Powersoft’s M-Force’s electromagnetic conversion principle to power its XD30 subwoofer, pressed into action at the recent high profile Colors...

Manchester Folk Festival announces programme for inaugural edition

UK: Manchester Folk Festival, a new annual festival celebrating the best of English folk and acoustic roots music, has announced its full programme, set to take place from October 19 – 22 at...

Mojo Barriers enlisted for international editions of Download Festival

EUROPE: Mojo Barriers was contracted to install over 2,000m of front of stage and bar barriers at three Download Festivals across Europe in June. Each country’s Live Nation division were the promoters and clients, bringing...

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...

Ben Howard to headline BBC Music Introducing Live

UK: BBC Music Introducing Live has announced that singer-songwriter, musician and composer Ben Howard will be bringing his mercurial blend of folk and rock music to London’s Tobacco Dock for an intimate headline performance...