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Sonus 2023 Report

The 10th running of Sonus Festival took place on the shore of Pag Island, Croatia, assembling a showcase of the big names in techno, tech-house and deep electronic music including Adriatique, Joseph Capriati, Claptone and Deborah De Luca. Ann McManus was there to check it out. The first impression  After a day warming up for the evening, enjoying tanning with a side of cocktails and dancing on the nearby Novalja beach, we embarked upon Zćre beach. The scene we encountered was quite unlike anything I’d seen. Imagine Verona Beach in Baz Luhrman’s Romeo + Juliette on speed. The expansive beach was an eruption of sound: many variations of electronic music all playing loudly at once, screams and shouts from crowds of people having fun, arcade game noises; and, distantly, the sea. The beach set up with bright neon entertainment everywhere – pop up food stalls, arcade games of all sorts, restaurants, bars, fairground rides and people dressed in netted outfits in all colours revelling everywhe

In:Motion returns to Bristol
In:Motion returns to Bristol from September with acts such as Richie Hawtin, Goldie, Special Request, Todd Terry, DJ Seinfeld, Chicane, Interplanetary Criminal, and SBTRKT playing…

Roskilde Festival adds Charli XCX
Charli XCX will replace Kali Uchis at Roskilde Festival, whichs starts at the end of June. She joins an bill, including 21 Savage, Action Bronson, Doja Cat, Foo Fighters, Ice Spic…

Joseph Capriati, Loco Dice, Seth Troxler, Jamie Jones for Sonus 2024
Three hour sets from Jamie Jones b2b Joseph Capriati and Loco Dice b2b Seth Troxler have been confirmed for Sonus Festival 2024. Solo sets from Jamie Jones , Len Faki, SYREETA, an…

Final acts for Exit Festival 2024
Carl Cox, Sama' Abdulhadi, Bonobo, Avantika, Carlita, I Hate Models, and Black Coffee are among the final acts added to Exit Festival 2024. ARTBAT, Maceo Plex, Klangkuenstler,…

Stewart Lee curates stage at Brighton Psych Fest
Comedian and music fanatic Stewart Lee will curate a stage at Brighton Psych Fest on Friday, August 30th. The festival will take over some of Brighton's most iconic venues in …

Secret Garden Party to host new wellness and family festival
The first Wild Meadows festival will be held this August, hosted by the Secret Garden Party (SGP). The seven day event will be a family-friendly welless escape in Huntingdon from …

London's Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) will present a retrospective of the work of Marguerite Duras this summer. In partnership with Another Gaze Editions, the programm…