Live at Leeds organisers have announced over 50 acts appearing at this year’s 10th anniversary edition, including Mystery Jets, Ghostpoet and Izzy Bizu.
Nine UK festivals including Bestival and Kendal Calling have pledged to provide disabled music fans with designated access information on their websites.
Consumer spending on concerts and festivals has risen by 45 percent in the last five years to top £2.1bn in 2015, new research has revealed.
The Association of Independent Festivals (AIF) and the Musicians’ Union (MU) have launched Fair Play for Festivals, a new initiative to formalise deals between emerging artists and indie events.
We quiz the Brainchild Festival organisers on how to make an event stand out at the recent AIM Awards...
The UK’s independent festivals have helped boost the economy to the tune of £1bn over the last four years, according to new research.
The International Live Music Conference (ILMC) is launching a new event for agents and festival organisers aimed at bringing the sector together.
British festivals must continue to innovate and inspire in order to attract domestic and international music tourists, a UK Music representative has told the Association of Independent Festivals (AIF) Congress.
‘A festival unlike any other, in a place like no other,’ claims the tagline on the Festival Number 6 website – and who are we to dispute their claim? Tune into our playlist to see for yourself...
This week we are paying homage to Scotland’s finest celebration of live music, with tracks from John Newman, DJ Fresh, Disclosure, Duke Dumont, The 1975, Calvin Harris and more...