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OBITUARY – FALECIMENTOS

Paulo Nogueira Neto, 97, Brazilian pioneer in nature conservation – (18.04.22 – 25.02.19).

João Gilberto Prado Pereira de Oliveira, 97, Brazilian composer and singer – (10.06.31 – 06.07.19).

 

 

UPCOMING MUSIC EVENTS & FESTIVALS

Earth Garden – Festival of Alternative Music, Park in Ta’ Qali, Malta.

2020: 4-7 June

Info: It features 5 music stages and around 120 acts playing various genres including World Music, Funk, Ska, Reggae, Dub, Hip-Hop, Psy-Trance, Techno, House, Electro, Drum ‘n’ bass and more. Furthermore, the festival offers 2 naturally shaded campsites, a workshop & healing area, an international food court, an Ethnic Market and a Fun Park.

 

Exit Summer Festival, Novi Sad, Serbia

2020: 9-12 July

Info: EXIT is a Serbian rock, indie and electronic music festival held each summer in Novi Sad’s magical 18th century Petrovaradin Fortress.

 

Glastonbury Festival, Glastonbury, UK

2020: 24-28 June

Info: Glastonbury Festival (formally Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts) is a five-day festival of contemporary performing arts that takes place in Pilton, Somerset, England. In addition to contemporary music, the festival hosts dance, comedy, theatre, circus, cabaret, and other arts.

 

Rock in Roma Festival, Rome, Italy

2020: 17 June – 25 July

Info: The Rock in Rome (until its 2008 edition known as Romarock Festival) is a musical event that takes place annually in Rome at the Capannelle Racecourse usually at the turn of the months of June and July .

 

Colours of Ostrava, Check Republic

2020: 15-18 July

Info: Colours of Ostrava is a multi-genre international music festival held each year in Ostrava. Since 2012 it has been held in the breathtaking surroundings of Dolní Vítkovice – the site of former blast furnaces, mines and ironworks. The first festival took place in 2002. Colours of Ostrava scooped up the Czech Angel (Anděl) award in 2005 and 2006. For three consecutive years in 2004, 2005 and 2006, it also picked up best music event of the year at the Akropolis Live Awards (ALMA) in the concert/festival of the year category.

 

Tomorrowland – Festival of electronic music, Boon, Belgium

2020: 17-19 July & 24-26 July

Info: Tomorrowland was first held in 2005 and has since become one of the world’s largest and most notable music festivals. It now stretches over 2 weekends and it usually sells out in minutes.

 

SunceBeat Festival, Tisno, Croacia

2020: 22-29 July

Info: Brought to you by the same team behind Southport Weekender, Suncebeat festival is a three day festival, packed with a choice selection of DJ’s, playing and mixing live sets in Croatia’s festival hotspot. The festival takes place on a shimmering, secluded bay, a beach stage armed with a heavy hitting Funktion One system and a nearby outdoor nightclub where we dance under the stars till dawn.

 

Latitude Festival, Southwold, Suffolk, UK

2020: 16-19 July

Info: The Latitude Festival is an annual music festival that takes place in Henham Park, near Southwold, Suffolk, England. It was first held in July 2006 and has been held every year since. The festival includes a comprehensive bill of musicians, bands and artists across four stages – the Obelisk Arena, the BBC Sounds Arena, the Sunrise Arena and the Lake Stage. The festival also comprises elements of theatre, art, comedy, cabaret, poetry, politics, dance and literature.

 

Sziget Festival, Budapest, Hungary

2020: 5-11 August

Info: Sziget Festival is one of Europe’s biggest and most famous music festivals, held each August on the lovely Óbuda Island in the Hungarian capital, Budapest.

 

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