Music festivals: a high-risk business | FT Film

Festivals were already a precarious business, but after a record year in 2019 the coronavirus pandemic brought outdoor events to a halt. The FT talks to organisers, bands, and stage hands to find out whether they can bounce back. #musicfestivals #arloparks #hotchip #sistersledge #elderisland #glastonburyfestival #standoncalling #latitudefestival #britishsummertime #festivals #music #lollapalooza #boomtownfair #wildernessfestival #coachella #strawberriesandcream… Continue reading Music festivals: a high-risk business | FT Film

The risky business of music festivals

Summertime in the music business means one thing – Festivals. But, for promoters, the competition to book the best artists — and to draw you to their festival — heats up months before the weather does, and the stakes only get higher for planners as the big show nears. It can be a risky venture… Continue reading The risky business of music festivals