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The ancient Egpytians referred to beer as 'liquid bread', and it's certainly as nourishing for the soul as the latter is for the body. Whether it be lager, ale, stout, or bitter, beer can accompany an...

The summer is coming to an end, and with it the festival season. Tents and sleeping bags go back to their place in some dusty attic, awaiting next year's round of music and madness. The temperature st...

Lovers of the trumpet, saxophone, and the bass, of free form improvisation, eccentric beats and syncopated rhythms, lovers of jazz in other words, have no lack of choice when it comes to festivals. Al...

Deaths at music festivals are a sad, if little mentioned, reality of the music scene. Sure, part of it is statistical; when you get that many people all in one place accidents are bound to happen, lik...

GoCarShare is a car sharing scheme that gets people with empty spaces going to festivals together with people looking for a ride. Those looking for a ride chip in a bit of money, and the people with a...

Suffolk county, the most easterly county in Britain, is home to a thriving cultural scene and a number of great festivals. Numerous famous and influential musicians number amongst the children of Suff...

Every year a horde of neon clad 20-somethings descend onto the little town of Boom in Belgium for a weekend of madness at the world's biggest electronic dance music festival, Tomorrowland. Thankfully,...

In the UK, the Bank Holiday Weekend (August 23 - 25) is the El Dorado of the summer festival season. Partying pinnacles are reached which are not exceeded for the rest of the year. It's not just the q...

If you went to Tomorrowland this year chances are that you stayed in Dreamville, the official camping grounds. The grounds are home to 35,000 people from 71 countries for the duration of the festival....

Festival goers familiar with Outlook Festival might have heard of Dimensions (September 5 - 9). After all it takes place just a week after Outlook, in the same place, and organised by the same people....