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
Organisers discuss turning a profit from a festival
A part to making your any festival profitable is to, "Try to find out a little bit about everything from recycling to staging
and build up a good relationship with contractors," according Fiona Stewart from Green Man Festival.
UK Festival Awards 2010 shortlists announced
The final voting stage for the UK Festival Awards 2010 is now open, giving fans the definitive say on another amazing festival
Record number of UK festivals given green award
Independent environmental campaign group A Greener Festival named 23 festivals across Europe as the first summer winners of
the prestigious Greener Festival Award 2010, this weekend.
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Sold-out Sonisphere - "A metal fan's dream"
Bands and fans have applauded the spectacular success of Sonisphere as it rocked Knebworth into oblivion once again and achieved
sell-out status in just its second year.
Sonisphere invites fans to break 'Time Warp' record
Sonisphere organisers are inviting ticket-holders to join their attempt to break the world record for most people doing the
Sonisphere Festival 2010 stage times revealed
Stage times for this weekend's (30 July to 1 August) Sonisphere Festival have been announced.
Pendulum to cover 'The Final Countdown' at Sonisphere
This is plucked from the Daily Star, so let's hope they said it tongue-in-cheek, but according to the tabloid, Pendulum are
looking to cover 'The Final Countdown' at next weekend's Sonisphere Festival.
Get tickets and travel to Leeds Festival and more
National Express have announced that they have ticket and travel packages available for the 'sold out' Leeds Festival.
Sonisphere: a week to go, 20 new acts added
With just over one week to go, Sonisphere Festival organisers have added another 20 acts to help complete this year's line-up.
Rammstein incinerate Sonisphere Madrid day 2
Day two of the Spanish leg of Sonisphere is brought to an explosive finale one day before the country's first ever World Cup
final, as 30,000 festival-goers mosh in the 45 degree heat to an impressively heavy line-up.
Faith No More close day 1 of Sonisphere in Madrid
The Sonisphere express rolls into Spain, three weeks before it hits Knebworth, for its hottest outing yet. The hard rock
fiesta, taking place in an industrial suburb of the Spanish capital, has attracted more than 30,000 fans over its two days
with temperatures rising to over 45 degrees. Scorchio!
Music painter to preserve Sonisphere acts in ink
Sonisphere Festival have commissioned music painter Kilford to turn the music of Iron Maiden and Iggy And The Stooges into
art as they perform.
WIN: Sonisphere Festival 2010 tickets
Fancy a bit of Rammstein and Iron Maiden later on this summer? Just as well we've got two pairs of tickets to Sonisphere Festival
to give away then.
Gary Numan, Corey Taylor, more for Sonisphere
Gary Numan is set to appear at this year's Sonisphere, organisers have revealed with Corey Taylor set to return to the Bohemia
Sonisphere day splits revealed
We can now reveal the line-up, broken down by day and stage, for this year's Sonisphere which returns to Knebworth in August,
as day tickets are released.
Skindred and more for Sonisphere Festival 2010
Sonisphere Festival has unveiled more additions than an A Level maths exam with Skindred set to return for 2010 as well as
65daysofstatic, Black Spiders, Fastway and Sylosis inked in for the Bohemia Stage.
Sonisphere offers FREE music with every ticket!
Sonisphere festival has teamed up with we7, the music on-demand streaming service, to give all ticket-holders a free two week
subscrition to their Premium + package - providing access to unlimited music, ad-free on your PC and smartphone.
Bizarre Magazine to transform tent at Sonisphere
Friday at Sonsiphere Festival 2010 is set to be Bizarre as the alternative lifestyle and culture magazine teams up with the
festival's Bohemia tent for a night of weird and wonderful events.
Joey Belladonna rejoins Anthrax for Sonisphere Festival
Former-Anthrax singer Joey Belladonna has confirmed that he is set to rejoin the band for a number of shows including Sonisphere
Festival this summer.
CKY and more join Sonisphere Festival line up
Alternative metallers CKY are one of a cluster of acts that have just been added to the Sonisphere Festival line up, due to
take place at Knebworth this summer.
Soulfy and comedy acts added to Sonisphere bill
Brazilian metallers Soulfly, lead by Max Cavalera, are one of several bands newly confirmed to play at this year's Sonisphere
Festival, while the first batch of comedy acts have also been announced.
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We've teamed up with French travel experts OnTours to offer cheap tickets and travel packages to a number of top European
Special guests and exclusives for Sonisphere
Pendulum will play this year's Sonisphere as special guests of headliners Iron Maiden as organisers reveal a slew of new acts.
APRIL FOOL: Poo-pa Roach for Sonisphere 2010
Sonisphere Festival will trial a groundbreaking new process that uses live bugs inside festival loos to process the sewage
on-site, removing bacteria and the associated stink
Funeral For A Friend and more for Sonisphere
Funeral For A Friend head up a slew of acts confirmed for this year's Sonisphere festival.
Rise Against announced for Czech Sonisphere
Rise Against are among the latest set of bands announced for the Czech Republic leg of the Sonisphere festival.
Placebo, Papa Roach & more for Sonisphere UK
Placebo, Henry Rollins, Bring Me The Horizon, Papa Roach and Fear Factory have all been added to the Knebworth bill.
Big Four thrashers for European Sonisphere
Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth, and Anthrax - the 'Big Four' of thrash metal - will make rock history by sharing a bill for the
first time ever at Sonisphere Festival in Poland and Czech Republic this June
Iron Maiden, Rammstein to headline Sonisphere?
With a Sonisphere announcement expected at 6pm tonight (Wednesday), Thrash Hits look like they've gone and ruined the party
by leaking the headliners early.
Iron Maiden, Rammstein to headline Sonisphere
Rumours from reliable sources may've ruined the surprise earlier today, but Sonsiphere Festival organisers have now officially
confirmed that Iron Maiden and Rammstein will headline the 2010 event.
Sonisphere 2010 dates revealed
Organisers have now confirmed that Sonisphere will return to Knebworth as a two day festival on Saturday the 31st July and
Sunday 1st August 2010
Sonisphere 2010 (UK) Discussion