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Download Festival 2013: Firing On All Cylinders

Rebecca Hobbs | Posted 17.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
Rebecca Hobbs

The 2013 offering of rock and metal always looked good on paper. In an odd way it almost looked too good, a tantalising smorgasbord of music whose taste would never quite live up to the presentation.

Which Festival Will Iron Maiden Headline?

PA | Posted 21.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

Iron Maiden are to headline next year's Download Festival - marking 25 years since they first played Donington Park. It will be the fifth time the ...

GUIDE: Top 10 British Music Festivals Of 2012

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 31.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

The kingpin of festivals Glastonbury is cancelled this summer and Diamond Jubilee and Olympic-themed events are dominating the headlines, but that's n...

The Indie Rap Economics of SOPA

MC Lars | Posted 02.04.2012 | UK Entertainment
MC Lars

If the internet were compromised or regulated to the point where the 13% of my traditional digital income (from iTunes, Spotify, and others) were to disappear, it could likely mean that people would turn to getting my music for free, which would then mean that I would need more ticket and t-shirt sales in order to maintain my income level. (My income, by the way, covers my expenses, taxes, and health insurance, and that's it.)