Willowman announces new activities for 2016

UK: Willowman Festival has announced a bunch of new activities for its 2016 edition, including a 1950s style funfair for children, willow weaving, and the building of a Kundalini structure that will be symbolically...

Bilbao’s music & games conference BIME announces first speakers and events

SPAIN: BIME – a Bilbao based conference and festival that focuses on the nexus between music, tech, gaming – has announced the first speakers and events for its fourth edition. The conference component will...


London International Festival of Theatre returns this week

UK: London International Festival of Theatre has travelled the world to curate its programme for 2016, which promises to feature 'stylish, bizarre, moving, flirtatious, sensory' performances, as LIFT celebrates the world in London and...

Radio 1’s Big Weekend welcomes back Showsec

UK: Chris Martin led the chorus of acclaim for the ‘team’ which helped to make BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend such a spectacular success, and Showsec played a key role in ensuring the experience...

Flow Festival celebrates left-field sounds and experimental music

FINLAND: Flow Festival has announced the line-up for its experimental music programme The Other Sound, taking over the festival's small and intimate Tiivistämö space from August 12 - 14. The Other Sound will feature Swedish...

Watch the highlights from day one of IMS Ibiza

SPAIN: Marking its ninth edition, the first day of IMS Ibiza was kick-started with a mixture of insightful topics, panels and keynotes. Exploring the huge growth in today’s electronic music industry, which was encapsulated...

Pukkelpop introduces Lift and Booth stages

SWEDEN: Since its inception, one of Pukkelpop's guiding principles has been to help launch new talent, and it will do so more effectively this year with the addition of two new stages: the Lift...

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...

StubHub to expand into 47 markets with the acquisition of Ticketbis

USA: eBay has announced an agreement to acquire Ticketbis, an international ticket marketplace with a presence in 47 countries. Ticketbis will become part of eBay’s StubHub business, the largest ticket marketplace in the US....

Crowd Connected pioneers staff tracking innovation

UK: Award-winning technology start-up Crowd Connected has further expanded the capabilities of colocator, its location insight platform, with the introduction of a new staff-tracking module. In a world first, colocator’s new software-as-a-service solution enables named...