Melt! and Boom Festival win at Festival Awards

Germany's Melt 2010 has taken the Artist's Favourite Festival award at the European Festival Awards 2010 tonight (Wednesday 13 January).

The eclectic festival enjoyed performances from acts such as The xx, Massive Attack, Friendly Fires and Simian Mobile Disco last year.

Melt! 2010 got an 8/10 review from Virtual Festivals' Daniel Welton in July.

Click here to read the full Melt! Festival review.

Boom Festival
, of Idanha-a-Nova, Portugal has been named the YOUROPE Green 'N' Clean Festival Of The Year for its environmental endeavours and the Virtual Festivals Europe-sponsored Promoter Of The Year is Kilimanjaro/K2,the brains behind events such as Sonisphere and Wakestock.

A full list of winners will appear on Virtual Festivals after the show.

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