Everything You Need to Remember Ahead of Festival Season
Don't bring psychedelics if you've never taken them, and stock your flat with delicious food for the following week.
Festivals Can Still Be Radical Spaces, If You Want Them To Be
But do festival organisers genuinely want to use their resources to change the world for the better? Or is it simply a matter of marketing?
Thinkpieces And Shit
Sixty UK Festivals Taking a Stand Against Sexual Assault Is Only the Beginning
A recently announced Safer Spaces initiative is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to ending sexual violence at music events.
Bestival is Leaving the Isle of Wight
The event will move to a new home in Dorset from 2017.
Getting Tricked Into Strip Shows And Losing Your Sight: Theme Park’s Festival Stories
Marcus from Theme Park tells us about being duped into seedy after-parties and how his mate lost his vision at the first festival they went to.
Music Festivals Need to Do More to Prevent Sexual Assaults
When festival organizers and bystanders are poorly educated on how to handle or prevent sexual assaults, it implicitly says this behaviour is acceptable.
This Organization Wants to End Sexual Assault at Festivals Through Education
On-site counseling and information bracelets are some of the initiatives from the Isle of Wight Council.
The Serious and Unaddressed Problem of Rape at Music Festivals
Music festivals have become a common location for rape and sexual assaults, so why has nothing been done about it?
Aled Jones Will Perform a History of Jungle Set at This Year's Bestival
The 'Songs of Praise' icon is going to MC alongside Rob Da Bank.
Bestival Proved Just How Much DJs and Electronic Artists Are Changing the Face of British Music Festivals
In 2015 DJs have enjoyed more prestige on popular festival lineups than ever before.
I Walked Around Bestival Asking to Test People's Drugs
Ever been at a festival and wondered what your drugs have been cut with? We helped a bunch of Bestival-goers answer that question.
We Got Bestival Wreckheads To Tell Us Which Conspiracy Theories They Believe In
"Biggie Smalls killed Tupac and Tupac killed Snoop Dogg"