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Melt! and Boom Festival win at Festival Awards

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).

Organisers discuss turning a profit from a festival

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

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 season.

Record number of UK festivals given green award

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"

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 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 'Time Warp'.

Sonisphere Festival 2010 stage times revealed

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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, 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 arena.

Sonisphere day splits revealed

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

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 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

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

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

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

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.

Buy tickets and travel to top European festivals

Buy tickets and travel to top European festivals

We've teamed up with French travel experts OnTours to offer cheap tickets and travel packages to a number of top European Festivals.

Special guests and exclusives for Sonisphere

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

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 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 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, 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

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?

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

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

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

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