JBL Professional by Harman keeps the Yuma Tent thumping at Coachella

USA: Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival selected a JBL Professional by Harman sound system for its Yuma Tent at this year's edition. Southern California’s hot and dusty desert isn’t the average locale for...

Forecastle Festival to offset carbon emissions with clean energy

USA: Forecastle Festival will continue its partnership with Arcadia Power this year to ensure the festival’s carbon footprint is smaller than ever. Forecastle will run on 100% pollution-free electricity, made possible by the collaboration....


Utopium helps Bristol Summer Series shine

UK: Utopium was called upon to light up Bristol Summer Series as it returned for four nights of live music, set against the backdrop of Bristol’s iconic Harbourside from June 22 - 25. Bristol...

Glownet & ID&C power FOLD Festival with cashless technology

UK: Global RFID technology company Glownet and RFID accreditation specialists ID&C delivered a state of the art cashless payment system at the inaugural FOLD Festival in London from June 24 - 26. Curated by Chic’s...

Marcato challenges festival producers to use the best management tools

CANADA: The competitive and logistical demands of the modern festival market have driven festivals to a whole new level of professionalisation when it comes to planning and managing events. In an effort to explore...

Thomas Gerdon brings Nature One into the light with GLP

GERMANY: Nature One, Germany's biggest electronic music festival, this year attracted a crowd of 65,000. For four days, top acts like Robin Schulz, Paul van Dyk, Sven Väth, Adam Beyer, Laidback Luke and Sander...

First 2016 Greener Festival Award winners announced at ADE Green

NETHERLANDS: The first winners of the Greener Festival Award 2016 have been announced at ADE Green, part of the massive Amsterdam Dance Event. Welcome to the Future, DGTL, Liberation Festival and Extrema Outdoor were...

Just So Festival announces new features for next year

UK: Just So, the multi award-winning family arts festival, will have new areas for families to explore in 2017. Now in its eighth year and recently awarded Best Festival by the National Outdoor Events...

Mojo Barriers acquired by Evago Group

GERMANY: German event infrastructure provider Evago AG has acquired 100% of the shares in Mojo Barriers’ global crowd barrier business. The Evago Group, which includes German full service event company BÜMO, has taken a significant...

Fast Company ranks Greencopper among the world’s 10 most innovative companies in live events

CANADA: Greencopper, a provider of mobile and web technologies for music events, has been recognised within the Fast Company’s annual ranking of The World’s 10 Most Innovative Companies in Live Events, which honours leading...