June

Isle Of Wight Festival

The Isle Of Wight Festival is an outdoor music festival that takes place annually on the Isle of Wight in England.

In it's initial three year run Isle Of Wight already secured its place in Festival heritage, especially in 1969 when the event saw Bob Dylan's first performance after a serious motor cycle accident that happened two years prior. Opening 11 days after Woodstock ended, estimates of 150,000 fled over to the little island to view their musical hero.

Location: 
Isle Of Wight, UK
Cost: 
Adult Weekend £1385
Capacity: 
60,000

Roskilde

Roskilde Festival is a 9 day (including 5 warm-up days) annual music festival held in the south of Rosklide in Denmark, with an estimated attendance of 110,000 people a day, it is amongst the six biggest music festivals in Europe.

Since it’s launch in 1971, the festival has been known for it’s support and development of music, humanism and culture.

Rumours

Early 2013 rumours indicated that Daft Punk may be confirmed, however it has been conformed no tour dates can be expected until 2014.

Location: 
Roskilde, Denmark
Cost: 
2013 tickets on sale 1st Dec 2013
Capacity: 
Unknown

Download Festival

Download festival is a three day music festival held at the historical site of Donnington Park, which previously held Monsters of Rock and Ozzfest.

Rumours

2013 acts are in process of confirmation.

Lineup

2013 headliners include Slipknot, Iron Maiden, Rammstein and more. View the lineup as it is updated here.

Tickets can be purchased via Ticketmaster UK

Location: 
Donington Park, UK
Cost: 
£155 starting price.
Capacity: 
Estimated 120,000 over 3 days

Glastonbury Festival

The Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts, often referred to Glastonbury or Glasto, is the largest green field open-air music and performing arts event in the world. The festival is best known for its contemporary music, but also features dance, comedy, theatre, circus, cabaret and many other arts.

Location: 
Worthy Farm, Pilton, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, UK
Cost: 
£210
Capacity: 
177,000

Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC) Las Vegas

Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas is part of the larger Electric Daisy Carnival franchise, organised by Insomniac Events. EDC Las Vegas is a contender for largest electronic dance music festival held in the United States. It is estimated that some 300,000 people attended the event over the course of three days, beating the previous year's attendance figures of 240,000.

The festival draws some of the biggest names in Electronic music and is a must-go event for American lovers of EDM.

Location: 
7000 N Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89115
Cost: 
$249 for three day pass
Capacity: 
100,000

Calling Festival

Calling Festival is an annual rock festival held in Clapham Common in London. The festival is notable both for the calibre of its line-up and for being held in the centre of London. the festival occurs over two days, on the weekend. Tickets are bought separately for both days.

Line-up

On Saturday the 28th of June, Aerosmith is headlining, supported by Joe Bonamassa, Thunder, and Richie Sambora and more.

On Sunday the 29th of June, Stevie Wonder is headlinging, supported by Jack Johnson, Paloma Faith, Gregory Porter and more.

Location: 
Clapham
Cost: 
£69.50 for one day