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OTR column – are you festival fit?

All has changed in how and where pop gets covered, but the most surprising turn of all is the current predominance of festivals

Hey, hey, we're the revellers! Photo: Nick Bradshaw

Fri, Jul 1, 2016, 14:11

   

You’ll find this week’s On the Record column from The Ticket here. “So all has changed and changed utterly in every one of pop’s domains, and the most surprising turn of all is the current predominance of festivals. Festivals have always existed in one shape or other, but the manner in which participants, vested interests and observers now regularly lose all reason when it comes to these outdoor events can be a little baffling.”