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Aug 07, 2019 Live Web Exclusive

The Brooklyn Mirage was overflowing with Bollywood-themed decor and a panoramic view of the glitzy New York City skyline to the west.  More

Aug 02, 2019 Live Web Exclusive

Perched high on the right bank of the Danube, overlooking the Serbian city of Novi Sad, the Petrovaradin fortress is the setting for a festival quite unlike any other Europe has to offer.  More

Jul 26, 2019 Live Web Exclusive

Splendour has gradually established itself as one of the most eagerly anticipated events in the East Midlands of England since first opening its doors in 2008. Now in its eleventh year, the 2019 edition hosted the festival's most mouth-watering line-up to date while breaking local records along the way.   More

Jun 26, 2019 Live Web Exclusive

I can remember distinctly an interview that James Dean Bradfield, the lead singer of Manic Street Preachers, gave what seems like many years ago now in which he opined quite strongly that he "couldn't imagine still doing this [fronting the Manic Street Preachers] when I'm 40." More

Jun 21, 2019 Live Web Exclusive

If the bright sunshine and soaring temperatures experienced during the previous two years at Download set pulses racing for another weekend of scorching rays and heavy rock, mud and rain dominated proceedings at this year's event.  More

Jun 12, 2019 Live Web Exclusive

Over the past eight years, the small Yorkshire city of Wakefield has established itself as an under-the-radar cultural hub and home to one of the best independent arts festivals in Europe. More

Jun 04, 2019 Live Web Exclusive

It wouldn't be a UK festival without rumors of a special guest headliner appearing at some point over the weekend.  More

May 30, 2019 Live Web Exclusive

Once upon a time the music industry would focus on three main showcase events; Eurosonic, South By Southwest, and The Great Escape. Over the past decade, the number of showcase festivals has increased dramatically. And while some have since fallen by the wayside, others have grown at a rate where the possibilities for reaching a wider audience are endless. More

May 08, 2019 Live Web Exclusive

It might be over a decade (May 2008 to be exact) since A Place to Bury Strangers first unleashed their brutally uncompromising show on the city of Nottingham.  More