Avolites’ Arena is rock solid for Angus & Julia Stone at Somerset House

UK: Interest surrounding Avolites' newest lighting console, the live control focused Arena, has been gathering momentum after a number of festival appearances, including at Somerset House's Summer Series for acts including Angus & Julia...

UK Festivals join forces for refugee fundraiser

22 of the UK’s leading independent and grass roots festivals have come together with the aim of raising urgent funds and awareness for refugees in Northern France. The festivals, which include Beatherder, Bestival, Beautiful...


X-Line Advance deployed at Ottawa Bluesfest

CANADA: The Ottawa Bluesfest is one of the ten largest festivals in North America. This year, around 300,000 fans heard over 250 acts on various stages, including Lynyrd Skynyrd, Kanye West, Keith Urban and...

Mysteryland Becomes a Two-Day Festival

NETHERLANDS: ID&T has announced Mysteryland's evolution from a one-day experience to a two-day event, set for August 29 - 30. By adding an extra day, the festival gives visitors more time and space to...

Clean Bandit, Temples and More Added to Truck Festival

UK: Classical-inspired stars Clean Bandit, psychedelic Heavenly Records signings Temples and innovative duo Public Service Broadcasting are amongst the latest additions to the ever-expanding line-up for Truck Festival, taking place from July 17 -...

Malasimbo Music & Arts Festival Announces Double Weekender for Fifth Anniversary

PHILLIPINES: Malasimbo Music & Arts Festival has announced a double weekender for its fifth anniversary this March. The first weekend will take place from March 6 - 9, with the second slated for March...

Kendal Calling sells out for 13th consecutive year

UK: The multi award-winning festival Kendal Calling has sold out for the 13th consecutive year, less than three weeks after announcing its first wave of acts for 2018. Ticket-holders will see Catfish & the Bottlemen,...

Live Nation partners with IdentoGO to expedite entry into festivals

USA: Through an integrated sponsorship agreement, IdentoGO, the US leader in innovative identity solutions and the creator of the technology behind TSA Pre✓, is partnering with entertainment giant Live Nation to provide music fans...

Truck Festival Adds The Charlatans, Augustines, and More to 2015 Line-Up

UK: Indie stalwarts The Charlatans have been confirmed as the second act to headline Oxford’s summer bash Truck Festival, taking place from July 17 - 18. They are amongst 25 new additions to...

Event Genius by Festicket sign multi-year deal with Afro Nation

PORTUGAL: Festicket has signed a multi-year primary ticketing deal with Afro Nation, beginning in 2020. The festival, nominated for Best New Festival at the European Festival Awards, is one of a number to sign a...