A large-format heavily photographic account of the festivals and gigs held at Knebworth.
An academic study of festivals. Contains detailed information about free festivals, in particular East Anglia, Windsor. Touches on ‘medieval’- style fairs.
An oral history of the Glastonbury Festival old in the words of everyone involved with the festival, from Michael and Emily Eavis and Arabella Churchill to Glastonbury village residents and local policemen and a wealth of celebrity contributions.
Second report of a parliamentary working group on Pop Festivals.
Mintel’s report analyses trends in the music concert and festival industry in 2004.
Mintel’s report analyses trends in the music concert and festival industry in 2006, featuring exclusive consumer research highlighting the main audiences for each genre.
Market research firm Mintel’s report into the apparent boom in live music in the 21st-century.
A paper that uses an account of producing a market report for Festival Awards to examine some of the issues arising from different understandings of ‘useful knowledge’ and the how to present it.
General reflections on music festivals from a live music promotion practitioner, focusing on his experiences of Bath Festival.
Paper exploring the processes of mediating amplified sound waves with a particular focus on sound engineers at festivals.