This book is a practical, step-by-step guide through the key aspects of how to understand and manage the impacts of events of any type and scale – with checklists for action and tools for measuring performance.
This is an attempt to articulate the potentialities of carnivals for enacting both hegemonies and oppositional political formations – both are present and this piece examines their relationship and the symbolic politics of carnivals.
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.