Festival

Spin LDN

SPIN London is the world's first urban focused bicycle festival, set to debut in East London this May!

Lineup

For details of live music, DJs, exhibitors, brands and highlights to look out for, click here

Vibe

Set in the historic hotbed of consumer cool and street culture at The Old Truman Brewery in East London, SPIN London promises to be the hottest ticket the city and the UK has to offer for cycle enthusiasts, cycle traders & the general public

Cost: 
£5 Early Bird

TomorrowWorld

From the team behind Tomorrowland comes the sister festival TomorrowWorld, a dance festival set to travel abroad this September from the 26th to the 28th.

The festival is held in the Chattahoochee Hills, near Atlanta, Georgia.

Rumours

It has been suggested that the death of two young people at New York's Electric Zoo Festival made organisers change the minimum age to 21.

Location: 
Atlanta
Cost: 
$357 for the Full Madness Weekend Pass
Capacity: 
50,000

Montreux Jazz Festival

The Montreux Jazz Festival is the second largest jazz festival in the world and the largest jazz festival in Europe, as well as being Switzerland's largest festival of any variety. With a lineup that isn't exclusively Jazz, the festival caters to a wider audience than hardened jazz fanatics, but also acts as a gateway to jazz for those who are less familiar with it.

Location: 
Montreux, Switzerland
Cost: 
Varies for each event (See link below)
Capacity: 
Paid tickets range from 60-260CHF, Free events are there too

Boomtown Fair

BoomTown Fair is a UK festival that takes place in August. It features 4 days of live music and art event that offers an array of fringe comedy and theatre. The festival has an ongoing theme surrounding the "legend" of the festival. A lot of effort goes into the decorations, and fancy dress is encouraged, adding to the vibe of the festival. The festival is divided into various 'districts', each with its own camping ground.

Location: 
The Bowl, Matterley Estate, Hampshire.
Cost: 
Depends on tier.
Capacity: 
Unknown

Bloodstock

Bloodstock Open Air Festival is a three day heavy metal festival in the Midlands, having evolved from its indoor beginnings in 2001 into the outdoor event it is now.

With 3 days of heavy metal bands, DJ's and a capacity of about 8000, this ever growing festival is definitely holding its own and worth checking out if you want something different and seriously heavy!

You can buy tickets for Bloodstock here.

Rumours

Early rumours suggest Sabaton

Location: 
Catton Hall in Walton-upon-Trent, England
Cost: 
£100
Capacity: 
8,000

Exit Festival

Exit festival (also referred to as State of Exit) is an annual music festival held in Petrovardian Fortress of Novi Sad, Serbia.

It has run every summer since 2000 and has lasted for four days since 2003.

As well as its strong social and political messages, Exit festival does not stick to one genre, showcasing every genre from hip-hop to metal.

Location: 
Petrovaradin Fortess, Novi Sad, Vojvodina, Serbia
Cost: 
2013 TBA
Capacity: 
Approx. 200,000

Boardmasters Festival

Boardmasters Festival is annual event that combines Surf, BMX and Skate competitions with live music. The live music, camping and rest of the festival events occur at Watergate Bay, whilst the competitions take place at Fistral Beach.

Vibe

One of the most recognised surfing and music combi events in the UK, the festival line-up attracts a mixture of genres and ages.

Location: 
Fistral Beach and Watergate Bay, Newquay, Cornwall
Capacity: 
Unknown

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