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Feb 10, 2019
India now has a legit music festival scene, but events' programming must be as innovative as packagingAccording to industry estimates, almost 25 music festivals are held in India, which is not bad for a country which has witnessed festivals for only a decade
Sep 07, 2018
VH1 Supersonic: Flash sales, and what they tell us of how music festivals are perceived in IndiaFlash sales for tickets to music festivals such as VH1 Supersonic, months before the line-up is even announced, is a little like buying a ticket to a holiday without knowing the specifics of the itinerary
Jun 16, 2018
Music festivals in India, and globally, feature too few female musicians: Can the gender gap be fixed?There’s no denying that female musicians are underrepresented across the board around the globe — at festivals, on the charts, on streaming platforms and even in the studio as producers
Nov 23, 2017
Mahindra Kabira Festival 2017: From Kailash Kher's finale to Maati Baani's gig, the highlightsWhether or not it united everyone who relates to Kabir’s poetry, the Mahindra Kabira Festival did well to present a fairly holistic experience that’s not just trying to reel in foreigners or tourists
Nov 19, 2017
Echoes of Earth 2017: Bengaluru's 'green fest' straddles diverse musical genres and artBengaluru is hosting the second edition of the Echoes of Earth (EOE) festival today
Sep 03, 2017
NH7 Weekender, Jodhpur RIFF, Ziro: All you need to know about the 2017 music festival seasonMusic festival season is here. From Bacardi NH& Weekender to the Jodhpur RIFF, we tell you which one's the best fir for you:
Jun 11, 2017
Tool, Chance the Rapper, Mumford and Sons: Highlights from the Boston Calling FestivalThe eighth edition of Boston Calling signalled a few changes — moving to the Harvard Athletic Complex, cutting down from bi-annual outings to just the one edition and thus, presumably scaling up the artist billing. And when you get prog rock’s most loved band Tool on your lineup, you know you have to measure up and offer something in a similar space.
Jun 03, 2017
Germany's biggest music festival interrupted due to potential terror threatOne of Germany's biggest music festivals, Rock am Ring, was interrupted over a "possible terrorist threat," police said.
Jan 22, 2017
Music festivals are mushrooming across India, and not just in the metros: What's driving the trend?It was not too long ago that only a handful of music festivals were organised in India. There was Sunburn, and then the NH7 Weekender — the go-to events on every music lover's list. Cut to today, when almost every part of India, today, boasts of a music festival. What's prompted so many fests to spring up?
Jan 20, 2017
From Bellatrix to Parek & Singh: The musical acts to look out for at the Nariyal Paani music festThe line-up at Nariyal Paani this year offers an exciting mash-up of Indian and international independent artistes performing live original music