Lisbon, certainly one of Southern Europe’s cultural centers, is in constant movement. This can be seen, for instance, by one of the festivals that the city hosts this week in the famous MusicBox. We are speaking about Jameson Urban Routes, an urban music festival established 7 years ago that seeks to bring many upcoming talents and already known ones on stage, from an alternative background and without limitations in their style of music.
… Lisbon goes Jameson Urban Routes
Already in its second edition, the FAT FAT FAT Festival organised by the Italian electronic music collective Harmonized seems like it will have a bright future to come. Taking place between August 4 – 6 in the romantic region around the small historic towns of Corridonia and Morrovalle, some 20kms away from the Eastern Adriatic Coast in Italy, the setting is one of its charms – but not only.
We from World is Music have prepared a cozy and sweet warm up mix for the Fat Fat Fat. Expect a selection of tracks from many of the artists who are going this year. You will find some smooth jazz, disco, house and even techno in this mixtape for one of the best events of this year…
… Discovery of the summer: FAT FAT FAT Festival + W.I.M. warm-up Mixtape
The BBK Live 2017 is happening in less than two weeks and the festival timetable was finally released.
There are going to be five stages with music and artists for the taste of everyone. Concerts and Dj-sets will start at 17:00.
Below each day-schedule you’ll find our handpick of the favourite three acts of each day:
… Schedule_BBK Live 2017 + favourite W.I.M. acts
Already since 2006 the city of Bilbao is host to one of the biggest and well-curated independent music festivals in Spain: the BBK Live, rated the “Best Foreign Festival” at the UK Festival Awards in 2010 and 2011. Taking place in the Basque capital on the Northern Atlantic coast, the BBK Live is host to a wide range of internationally recognised artists and offers an eclectic mix between alternative rock, indie and recently an electronic music stage in the forest, too.
On its stages we have seen big names such as New Order, Tame Impala, Hot Chip, Floating Points, Chvrches, Junior Boys, Four Tet, The Cure, Alt-J, Julio Bashmore or SBTRKT.
From July 6th – 8th you will have the chance to experience the 12th edition of this festival, and we assure you that it seems more than promising…
… BBK Live 2017 – Don’t miss out on one of the most emblematic festivals in Spain
In this recent times, the majority of festival attenders are looking for massive stages where the artists are the most trendiest of the moment. It’s that thing of feeling part of the masses…
Yet there are still some promoters out there who are trying something different. And SinSal sol Estrella Galicia is one of those, indeed!
… SinSal 2017: The remote festival on San Simon Island in Galicia
The end of the summer is coming and one of its highlights is close to us. The Dimensions Festival in Pula, Croatia, is celebrating its 5th anniversary with the same formula that has placed this venue on the top list of Europe’s festivals. We will explore the five main reasons why this festival has become so beloved by the international music crowd.
… Dimensions Festival 2016: 5 Reasons to go
Our friends from Into the Valley have released the timetable, and we couldn’t be more excited to see this awesome line-up. We from World Is Music are going to preview each festival day and tell you which favourites we will pick to see every night!
… Into the Valley Full Preview + Timetable