Global Gathering 2008 News

25 Jul 2008 - 26 Jul 2008
Long Marston (Avon Park Raceway), UK
Add to My Festivals
Did you go to Global Gathering 2008?

Click yes to add it to your festival calendar.

Shortlist announced for UK Festival Awards
The shortlists for this month's UK Festival Awards have been announced and fans now have one week to make a difference in a second round of voting.
Full Story

Fat Freddy's Drop cancel three UK festivals
New Zealand band pull Secret Garden Party, WOMAD, Lovebox
Win tickets to Glastonbury with Orange's Spot The Bull
Interactive games returns with a pair of passes up for grabs daily
Britain's Got Talent winners head to Wireless
Diversity confirmed for Sunday appearance
AGreenerFestival to plant a Festival Wood
Donations welcome as bosses aim to fill a five-acre plot
Dizzee Rascal, Jamie T for Jersey Live 2009
Chew Lips, Kap Bambino, more to hit the Channel Island
Glastonbury's Guardian Lounge line-up revealed
White Lies, Tony Christie, Ebony Bones and more confirmed
Liverpool Sound City 2009: Saturday
Various venues, Liverpool 23 May
Liverpool Sound City 2009: Friday
Various venues, Liverpool 22 May
Liverpool Sound City 2009: Thursday
Various venues, Liverpool 21 May
Liverpool Sound City 2009: Wednesday
Various venues, Liverpool 20 May
Dot To Dot Bristol 2009 - Rated!
Various, Bristol - 23 May
Dot to Dot Festival Nottingham 2009: Rated!
Various, Nottingham - 24 May
Stag and Dagger London 2009: Rated!
Various, Shoreditch, London - 21 May
Bearded Theory 2009 - Rated!
The Knockerdown Inn, Derbyshire - 15-17 May
Wood Festival 2009 - Rated!
Braziers Park, Oxfordshire 15-17 May
The best new bands at The Great Escape
Our discoveries from the emerging talent showcase
ATP curated by The Breeders: Rated!
Butlins, Minehead - 15-17 May
The Great Escape - Rated!
Various, Brighton - 14-16 May
ATP Vs The Fans II - Rated!
Butlins Holiday Camp, Minehead - 8-10 May
Turning Point Festival - Rated!
Roundhouse, Camden - 8-10 May 2009
Radio 1's One Big Weekend 2009 - Rated!
Lydiard Park, Swindon - 9 May
UK Deathfest 2009 - Rated!
Leeds University SU, Leeds - 3 May
Hinterland 2009: Rated!
Various venues, Glasgow - 30 April to 1 May
Coachella 2009
California, 19-21 April 2009
Hammerfest 2009 - Rated!
Pontins, Prestatyn, Wales - 24-25 April 2009
Top ten new bands at Camden Crawl
The new bands we saw at this year's event
Camden Crawl 2009 - Rated!
Various venues, Camden, north London - 24-25 April
Bang Face Weekender 2009 - Rated!
Pontins, Camber Sands - 24-26 April
Hockey @ The Great Escape
Justice, meathooks in backs - bad; Arcade Fire - good
Getting twisted with Twisted Wheel
We chat pirates, Glastonbury and bog washing...
Tim Burgess: the Isle of Wight's Big Top juggler
How The Charlatans' frontman got in to curating a festival tent
VF is 10: Join our revolution!
Help us make the next 10 years even more amazing!
VF is 10: A message of thanks
To the festival-goers of Great Britain and beyond
Swine Flu vs UK Festivals - Update
Unlikely that festivals will be cancelled
The Big One: The Great Escape
Various venues, Brighton -14-16 May
The art of blagging: festival tickets
Our guide to getting through the gate for nothing...
The New One: Hinterland
Various venues, Glasgow, Scotland - 30 April - 1 May
UK Festival Awards - Vote Now!
Voting is now open for the UK Festival Awards 2008, giving you the definitive say on another amazing festival year.
Full Story
Kanye West left in the dark at Global Gathering
Kanye West left in the dark at Global Gathering
Despite having a massive stage production that required Kanye West to have the entire main stage to himself at Global Gathering on Friday (25 July), the rapper's 'Glow In The Dark' show failed to shine.
Full Story

Ronson: 'Global was better than Glastonbury'
Mark Ronson has claimed that his headline performance at this weekend's Global Gathering was more special than his Glastonbury show.
Full Story
Kanye to take 18 coaches to Global Gathering?
Rumours suggest that Kanye West will take an 18-coach entourage to Global Gathering when he performs at the festival today (25 July).
Full Story

Hadouken! confirmed for Global Gathering
Hadouken! and Filthy Dukes are the two latest additions for this July's Global Gathering festival.
Full Story
Kanye West to headline Global Gathering
Kanye West has been announced as the main headliner for Global Gathering 2008, his only outdoor UK show of the year.
Full Story

Moby, Mark Ronson and more for Global Gathering
Moby, Mark Ronson, Tiesto and Armin Van Buuren will headline Global Gathering 2008 with loads more acts also confirmed.
Full Story
Buy Tickets
Buy Tents & Camping GearBuy t-shirts and merchandise
Find My Festival

Select Country:
Date from
Date to

Viagogo: Official fan-to-fan ticket resale partner of:
Reading Festival | Leeds Festival | Isle of Wight Festival
Download | Hard Rock Calling
Boutique CampingGo OutdoorsMillets