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.
Tomorrowland is an electronic music festival and one of the largest festivals in Europe. Its unique psychedelic carnival atmosphere is complemented by its electronic and dance music (referred to in the USA as EDM) line-up that also features other similar sub-genres such as trance, house and rave music.
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.
Early 2013 rumours indicated that Daft Punk may be confirmed, however it has been conformed no tour dates can be expected until 2014.
BBC’s The Voice finalist Lyrickal, CBeebies’ Rastamouse and Cook and Line perform at the first Big Family Festival in the UK, a weekend of family fun in The Midlands.
A married couple and their two children have finally decided to tackle the problem of not having much to do in the summer holidays, fed up of trawling the internet for ideas for six weeks only to be left disappointed. They decided to create an event themselves, with the help of their two daughters of course.
A spectacular line-up has been announced for Mint Street Music Festival 2016, taking place on Saturday 16th of July, 12 noon to 7:30pm.
Mint Street Park, 5 minutes from Borough Tube, will host this free family-friendly event that celebrates the musical talents of the diverse local area and the surrounding city.
Notable for its mix of musical genres and friendly, relaxed atmosphere, the festival’s reputation is growing fast – not surprising when 86% of those surveyed in the 2015 audience said they would recommend it to friends and neighbours.
After the amazing success of its first year, Rovin’ Fest returns for a 2nd year with a line up to rival even the biggest of the regional festivals. Set at Newlands Park, within the panoramic backdrop of the Cotswolds, Rovin’ Fest continues its family friendly theme whilst delivering an eclectic mix of entertainment guaranteed to satisfy the whole families musical tastes buds. For those fans of all things new, Fuse ODG brings his recent R’n’B and Urban hits with alternative contemporary sounds from Young Kato and their much anticipated second album, and X Factor star Bupsi.