The Charlatans, Sunset Sons and More for Isle of Wight Festival

UK: Isle of Wight Festival has revealed that The Charlatans will headline its Big Top stage on June 14. Also announced are Sunset Sons, Larkin Poe, The Shires and Stiff Little Fingers. The new additions...

The Social Festival to raise money for The Quest School

UK: The Social Festival has announced that this year’s event is raising money for The Quest School, which is dedicated to helping children with autism lead happy lives. Saved Records boss and The Social’s...


VL4000 BeamWash Luminaires provide ‘infinite possibilities’ at the M3 Rock Festival

USA: Behind the scenes, the festival lighting designer is often placed in a difficult situation as they must mix and match the perfect rig full of lighting instruments that can provide the artists with...

XL Video creates live mapped projection for Shangri-La Heaven at Glastonbury

UK: Following a successful event at last year’s festival, XL Video, working with Technical Producer, Nick Diacre, has once again produced a significant achievement in 180˚ live mapping for Shangri-La’s Heaven Stage at the...

FME gears up for 15th anniversary edition

CANADA: The Festival de musique émergente en Abitibi-Témiscamingue (FME) has released details for its 15th anniversary edition, taking place from August 31 - September 3 in the Canadian city of Rouyn-Noranda. Nearly 70 artists...

Basement Jaxx to Headline Truck Festival 2015

UK: Truck Festival has announced that Basement Jaxx will headline its 17th edition, taking place from July 17 - 18 at Hill Farm, Oxford. Up-and-coming artists including Saint Raymond and Slaves are also set...

EE celebrates another successful partnership with Glastonbury

UK: For its 17th year as the official technology and communications partner of Glastonbury, EE once again created a bespoke 4G network onsite and offered free phone charging services to revellers. Glastonbury attendees downloaded...

Pukkelpop and Disco Naïveté to present official showcase evening at SXSW

USA: For the third time, Pukkelpop and Disco Naïveté will collaborate on a showcase at this year's South by Southwest in Austin, Texas. Just like last year they’ll be hosting an official showcase in...

Pukkelpop and Disco Naïveté to Host Showcase Night at SXSW

USA: Pukkelpop and Belgian music blog Disco Naïveté are teaming up for the renowned South by Southwest showcase festival in Austin, Texas. On March 18, the four-day festival’s opening night, they are organising an...

The Who Announced as Final Glastonbury Headliner

UK: Glastonbury has confirmed that rock and / or roll luminaries The Who will headline the Pyramid Stage on Sunday June 28, securing the closing spot on a bill that also includes Foo Fighters,...