IMS Ibiza announces a further 20 speakers

SPAIN: The International Music Summit, a three-day educational summit held annually in Ibiza, has announced a new wave of speakers for this year’s event. IMS, heralded as ‘the TED of music conferences’, has been...

Community Impact Taskforce will be operational during Parklife Festival

UK: Now in its third year, Parklife’s Community Impact Taskforce will be operational again during its imminent 2017 edition. Designed to reduce the impact of the festival by working with local residents and community...


Bluedot unveils OVO Energy as headline sponsor

UK: From The Fields - the creative team behind the three-day arts & science festival, bluedot - has confirmed OVO Energy as the event's headline sponsor for 2017. The energy brand's sponsorship will include...

DHP Family presents a record breaking Splendour

UK: Splendour enjoyed its most successful edition to date on July 22, with the Wollaton Park festival site filled to capacity with 25,000 attendees who turned out to see a packed line-up across five...

GLP supplies Glastonbury

UK: GLP’s award-winning X4 Bar 20s were out in force at this year’s Glastonbury Festival, led by Andi Watson, who had already been lighting Radiohead on tour using 14 of the large X4 L...

Sound City opens artist applications for 2018

UK: Artists can now apply to play at Sound City 2018, which will take place from May 4 – 6 in the heart of Liverpool. Voted the UK’s Best Metropolitan Festival and Best Festival for...

New festival Beat the Streets raises over £100,000 to help the homeless

UK: Beat the Streets – an all-day music festival staged to help the homeless – has announced that it broke its fundraising target of £100,000. Taking place across venues in Nottingham on January...

A Greener Festival announces 2018 Award winners

NETHERLANDS: International not-for-profit organisation A Greener Festival (AGF) has announced the 35 recipients of its eponymous Awards for 2018. Festivals and events from 14 countries achieved the prestigious accolade in 2018, which is awarded to...

The Ticket Factory wins at Outstanding Attitude Awards

UK: The Ticket Factory has won the ‘Ticketing Without Barriers Award – Ticketing / Tech Company’ at the Outstanding Attitude Awards 2019. The Outstanding Attitude Awards, run by disability focused charity Attitude is Everything,...

Coachella teams up with Festicket to target international fans

UK: Festicket is teaming up with Coachella as the Californian festival’s exclusive UK & European ticket partner. Alongside promoting a wide range of ticket options, Festicket will provide extra local booking services and support...