Artists around the world are creating Coronavirus emergency funds to support loss of income during the pandemic

As Coronavirus spreads around the world, more and more countries are forced to go on lockdown to limit its spread. The UK did so this week, following in the lead of France, Spain, Italy and China. This has meant that all events have been cancelled or postponed, and bars, clubs …

Bandcamp is waiving its revenue share on sales made this Friday to help struggling artists

Bandcamp has announced it will waive its revenue share for all sales made on the platform this Friday, March 20, to help musicians who are struggling through the COVID-19 outbreak. The full amount from all sales made on Bandcamp will go directly to artists on that day. Artists are being …

Glastonbury announces coronavirus-forced cancellation of this year's festival

Glastonbury has announced the cancellation of this year’s festival following the government’s COVID-19 measures. This year was due to be Glastonbury’s 50th anniversary, but it will now take a fallow year due to the coronavirus outbreak. Read this next: Was Glastonbury 2019 the most environmentally friendly ever? Festival organisers Emily …

Boris Johnson on coronavirus strategy: "You should avoid pubs, clubs and other venues"

UK prime minister Boris Johnson has advised the public to avoid pubs, clubs and venues in his latest coronavirus press conference. In a change in strategy from last week, Boris has suggested people avoid all unnecessary social contact, as well as saying those with coronavirus symptoms should now go into …

Pasquale Rotella Delivers EDC Las Vegas Main Stage Teasers

Pasquale Rotella has just delivered teasers the EDC Las Vegas main stage and, so far, it is looking incredible! After announcing recently that the event will, as now, move forward, he has seriously increased the anticipation for the event. This year’s event theme is kineticZEN; after looking at the teasers, …

The UK will reportedly ban large gatherings to limit the spread of Coronavirus

The UK will reportedly soon ban large gatherings in a bid to combat the spread of Coronavirus. This will come into effect from next weekend (March 21 and 22). This news contradicts Boris Johnson’s previously cautious warnings on the virus in which he stated that “many more families are going …

Kendrick Lamar and Pet Shop Boys join Glastonbury line-up

Glastonbury has made its first major line-up announcement, revealing Kendrick Lamar will be joining Taylor Swift and Paul McCartney as the final headliner. Other artists joining the bill include Aitch, Dizzee Rascal, Charli XCX, fka Twigs, Pet Shop Boys, Groove Armada, Sampa The Great, Fatboy Slim, The Avalanches and AJ …

Coachella and Stagecoach Officially Postponed Due to Coronavirus

Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival and Stagecoach have ficially been postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak. The world-famous event confirmed on social media that the were true. According to the statement: “At the direction the County Riverside and local health authorities, we must sadly confirm the rescheduling Coachella and …

Coachella confirms postponement of festival due to coronavirus

Coachella promoter Goldenvoice has confirmed the postponement of the festival due to COVID-19, aka coronavirus. News of Coachella’s potential postponement was reported yesterday and it’s now been confirmed the California festival will take place from October 9 to 11 and October 16 to 18. It was originally scheduled for the …

Miami Winter Music Conference is going to be rescheduled due to coronavirus

Miami Winter Music Conference is going to be rescheduled due to coronavirus aka COVID-19. An official statement made by Miami WMC reads: “Due to the Florida Governor’s declaration of a public health emergency and the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention’s Interim Guidance for COVID-19, the 35th edition of Winter …

Coachella is reportedly in talks to move to October over coronavirus fears

Coachella’s promoter Goldenvoice is attempting to postpone the festival until October in light of the COVID-19, aka coronavirus, outbreak and its impact on the music events industry, according to Billboard. Read this next: Ultra Music Festival is officially cancelled due to coronavirus concerns Coachella is due to take place in …

BREAKING: Coachella is the Next Festival Postponed due to Coronavirus Scare

Another one bites the dust (or at least gets postponed). It’s been confirmed that Coachella will be delaying the upcoming April two-weekend festival until October 9th and 16th due to the COVID-19 outbreak. This is the 4th major music festival to delay or cancel their plans in the last week …

SXSW is the latest festival to be cancelled following coronavirus outbreak

SXSW Festival in Austin is the latest event to be cancelled following the coronavirus outbreak. Due to take place from March 13-22, the festival announced today Facebook that they would “faithfully follow the City’s directions” by putting a stop to the event. The statement read: “We are devastated to share …

Ultra Music Festival is officially cancelled due to coronavirus concerns

Ultra Music Festival has confirmed reports that the 2020 edition is cancelled due to fears around the spread of COVID-19, also known as coronavirus. The Miami Herald first reported the news on Wednesday, quoting a Miami city official as its source. Read this next: Tomorrowland Winter has been cancelled over …

BREAKING: Ultra Music Festival Miami Officially Confirms Postponement

It’s a sad day for everyone as it’s been ficially confirmed that Ultra Music Festival will be “postponed” this year. Although news broke out from sources that the festival was expected to be , this certainly did not lessen the blow. Essentially, the city Miami and the popular music festival …

Music and architecture festival Kingdom announces line-up

Kingdom, the new festival from the producers of Gala, has announced its line-up. Bringing together the worlds of architecture, music and design, Kingdom will take place at Belvoir Castle this July and will feature 4 stages which will be designed in collaborations between artists and architects. The Hilltop Stage, will …