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15 January

It’s been revealed that Neck Deep will headline Slam Dunk 2022, alongside previously announced headliners Sum 41, Alexisonfire and Dropkick Murphys. Also added to the bill at Slam Dunk Festival are As December Falls, Cancer Bats and The Bronx, while The Summer Set, Point North and Mom Jeans will also be playing. “We’re really stoked […]

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14 January

Michael Eavis has led the tributes to Glastonbury‘s longtime commercial director Robert Richards, who has died at the age of 65. Richards passed away on Wednesday (January 12) at Guy’s Hospital in London after a short illness, the festival confirmed in a statement yesterday (January 13). Richards worked for Glastonbury for over 30 years, which […]

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13 January

The Netherlands is set to gain a brand new one-day rock and metal festival, Headbangers Parade. The inaugural edition is slated to take place at Klokgebouw (cap. 9,000) in Eindhoven, south Netherlands, on 21 May with ten blockbuster acts from the genres. Architects, Ghøstkid, Tesseract and Stake have already been confirmed, with more names to […]

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13 January

Coachella organisers have announced the full line-up for their 2022 edition, with Kanye West (officially billed as Ye, his legal name), Billie Eilish and Harry Styles set to headline the festival’s return. Swedish House Mafia will also make their return at the festival. This year’s iteration – the first since 2019 – is set to […]

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12 January

Harry Styles is reportedly headlining Coachella 2022, alongside fellow unconfirmed headliners Billie Eilish and Kanye West. The Californian festival is set to return to Empire Polo Ground in Indio on April 15-17 and 22-24. According to Variety, Styles is the third headliner for the 2022 edition. Travis Scott was previously meant to top the bill but […]

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11 January

Bonnaroo has announced its full line-up for 2022, with J. Cole, Tool and Stevie Nicks set to headline the Tennessee festival this summer. After being cancelled in 2021 due to weather issues and scrapped the previous year due to the COVID pandemic, Bonnaroo finally returns this year from June 16-19. Joining the headliners at the […]

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10 January

Scotland is set to gain a new three-day boutique camping festival boasting “some of the biggest names in live and electronic music”. Otherlands Music & Arts will debut between 19–21 August at Scone Palace, a heritage site located in Perth. The palace has hosted events such as Solas Festival and ’80s-themed weekender Rewind Scotland – part of […]

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10 January

Glastonbury Festival recorded losses of £3.1million in 2021 after having to cancel its second festival in a row. The festival’s cancellation for the second year in a row was confirmed at the start of 2021, owing to ongoing concerns surrounding the coronavirus pandemic. Instead, they hosted the Live At Worthy Farm livestream with performances from […]

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05 January

Organisers of Australia’s HomeBrewed festival say the event’s cancellation has resulted in a negative economic impact of AUS$5 million (€3.2m). Promoted by the team behind the city’s established Beer & BBQ Festival (BBF), artists due to perform at the festival included Bad//Dreems, Teenage Joans, Luke Million, Peter Combe and Horror My Friend. HomeBrewed, which attracted […]

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05 January

The Scottish government has earmarked £65 million (€77.8m) in financial aid for culture and events, amid Covid-19 restrictions. The events sector is set to receive £19.8m (€23.6m) while venues, along with cultural businesses, organisations and independent cinemas, will receive £31.5m (€37.6). National performing companies that suffered losses over the Christmas period will obtain £2m (€2.3m) […]

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