Festival industry social

The Association of Independent Festivals (AIF) is establishing a monthly night of networking and live music called The Festival Social on the first Tuesday of each month.

The Bestival diaries

As the festival season draws to a close, Amit Sharma spills the beans on one of the most popular, Bestival, which took place on the Isle of Wight on 9 - 11 September.

The V Festival diaries

Tony Lawrence reports back on the Chelmsford shindig with a lineup that never fails to impress.

Best in show

With more opportunities that ever before for playing live, M has practical advice about getting yourself in front of the right crowd.