Ed Sheeran is named Best Breakthrough Act at Festival Awards
UK chart-invading newcomer Ed Sheeran has been handed the 'Best Breakthrough Artist' award at the UK Festival Awards 2011.
10 days left to vote in the AIM Independent Music Awards
There are only ten days left to vote for the Golden Welly Award for the Best Independent Festival at the first-ever AIM Independent
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Stream: Laura Marling - 'A Creature I Don't Know' album
Even with the plaudits from last year's album 'I Speak Because I Can' still ringing in her ears (including Number five in
VF's Albums of 2010), Queen of the British nu-folk scene Laura Marling is not one to rest on her laurels.
Association of Independent Festivals reject doom predictions
"Instead of the doom and gloom cancellation of smaller festivals, 2011 brings high hope for up-and-coming festivals."
Tickets for Camp Bestival 2012 on sale
No acts have been confirmed for the Camp Bestival 2012 line-up yet but the festival will once again take place at Lulworth
Rob da Bank, more for Jersey film festival
Film fans can listen to live soundtracks created by top musicians at Jersey's Branchage Film Festival 2011.
Camp Bestival hit with protest
A protest march at Camp Bestival has left the authorities on a heightened state of alert as scores of banner-wielding members
of the middle classes made their way across the middle of the site this afternoon.
Primal Scream thrilladelica to close Camp Bestival
Primal Scream have brought their nostalgic reworking of 'Screamadelica' show to Camp Bestival 2011 to close the family-friendly
Howard Marks plays child entertainer at Camp Bestival
Former teacher and drug smuggler, Howard Marks was playing to a younger than usual audience at Camp Bestival 2011.
Mark Ronson remembers Amy at Camp Bestival
Mark Ronson and the Business Intl. headline Dorset's Camp Bestival with varied set, celebrating the life of Amy Winehouse.
Ed Sheeran plays secret Camp Bestival 2011 show
Word soon got out about a secret Ed Sheeran show on Camp Bestival 2011's Dingly Dell forest trail and the gates to the magical
path through the trees were rapidly closed off.
Blondie closes Camp Bestival 2011 day one
Blondie closed the first night of Camp Bestival 2011 with a formidable performance.
Weather watch: what to pack this weekend
It's time to look ahead to this weekend's festival forecasts with Global Gathering, Camp Bestival, WOMAD and Cambridge Folk
Festival weather reports.
AIF launch a secure ethical ticket exchange
The Association Of Independent Festivals has launched The Ticket Trust, a "secure ethical ticket exchange."
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Dick and Dom for Camp Bestival 2011
Rob da Bank's Camp Bestival, held from 29-31 July at Lulworth Castle in Dorset, is set to welcome children's television legends
Dick and Dom to host the main stage on Saturday (30 July).
New Camp Bestival comedy acts revealed
US comedian Michael Winslow, star of Police Academy, leads a host of new acts added to the line-up at Camp Bestival which
takes place from 28-31 July at Lulworth Castle, Dorset.
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Loads of art and music for Camp Bestival 2011
James Vincent McMorrow heads the list of new artist announcements for Camp Bestival 2011, with the festival also revealing
new stages and a host of other entertainment for the event.
Easy Star All-Stars and more for Camp Bestival 2011
Easy Star All-Stars, the team who have re-worked classic albums like 'Dark Side Of The Moon' into reggae versions are among
the latest names revealed for Camp Bestival 2011.
Primal Scream to headline Camp Bestival
Camp Bestival have announced a group of new acts for this year's festival including the Sunday night headliner, Primal Scream.
Laura Marling and more added to Camp Bestival
London folk-starlet to star in Dorset music line up.
Blondie, Mark Ronson top Camp Bestival 2011
Blondie and Mark Ronson And The Business Intl will headline the Friday (29 July) and Saturday (30 July) nights of Camp Bestival
2011 respectively, with the event set to return to Lulworth Castle, Dorset from 28-31 July.
Camp Bestival take Best Family Festival at UK Festival Awards
Camp Bestival is the third event to retain its UK Festival Awards title at the live ceremony tonight (Thursday) as they picked
up Best Family Festival.
Camp Bestival 2011 dates confirmed
The Camp Bestival 2011 dates have been announced.
Camp Bestival 2011 Discussion