Nick Vujičić addresses world leaders from EXIT Festival

SERBIA: Motivational speaker Nick Vujičić addressed a crowd of thousands at EXIT Festival in Serbia on July 6, appealing to world leaders to cooperate in preserving the planet's environment. The event was broadcasted live from...

Ultra Miami utilises 250 Robe fixtures

USA: Ultra Music Festival, the eminent EDM event staged along Bayfront Park in downtown Miami, attracted over 150,000 attendees for three days this March. Robe BMFL and Pointe moving lights were prominent on three...


FestivalMonitor launches in the UK

UK: UK festival management marketers are about to have access to another weapon to use in their marketing arsenal with the UK launch of FestivalMonitor, Europe’s leading festival monitor which is now being made...

Live Nation announces acquisition of MAMA & Company in UK

UK: Live Nation has won the bid for festival and venue operator MAMA & Company, according to a recently published report. After receiving two unsolicited bids for the company, MAMA appointed the global business advisors...

AIF urges further investigation into Live Nation’s increasing dominance of UK’s live music sector

UK: The Association of Independent Festivals (AIF) has raised fresh concerns about Live Nation’s dominance of the UK’s live music sector, following the publication of new AIF research that shows the US-promoter is fast-approaching...

Mojo Barriers completes V.I.P’s Security sale

GERMANY: Mojo Barriers has completed an extensive sale of new equipment, supplying over 600 meters of the latest Mojo systems to V.I.P.’s Security & More. V.I.P.’s Security, a German-based event supply company, which has recently...

Twickets teams up with Eventbrite

UK: The face value reseller Twickets has become integrated with leading event technology platform Eventbrite. The partnership, live in the UK, Australia and New Zealand, where Twickets has recently launched its service, will allow...

Skiddle launches Android app

UK: Following the enormously well received release of the Skiddle app for the iPhone in November 2015 – currently sitting at over 150,000 downloads and a frequent presence in the top 25 music apps...

First wave of acts announced for Simple Things Festival

UK: Simple Things Festival will return to Bristol on October 24 for its fourth instalment. The multi-venue, one-day festival has announced the first wave of acts for the event. This year's standalone opening party...

Vanguardia teams with Roly Oliver to promote new sound technology

UK: On May 1, Vanguardia, the UK's leading independent audio engineering, sound management and design consultancy, will be working with industry-acclaimed sound engineer Roly Oliver to promote the latest innovation in sound management in...