I listened to most of (shonky internet so missed bits) a quite interesting online Zoom type discussion by a few movers and shakers in the UK and European festival scene this afternoon. Just wish Chris Tofu had been involved as well.
Sorry if it has already been posted.
elsewhere. Hope the link works. Everything below is copied and pasted.
he 2020 festival summer will be remembered for all the wrong reasons.
With much of the season already cancelled, and the rest awaiting their fate, how are Europe’s festival elite coping? In unprecedented circumstances, what’s been learnt, and how have such monumental challenges been faced? And looking to the autumn and beyond, what does the road the recovery look like for the vital summer sector?
Greg Parmley (ILMC) hosted our second IQ Focus virtual panel - Festival Forum: Here Comes '21 - with guest speakers...
Jim King (AEG Presents)
Stephan Thanscheidt (FKP Scorpio)
Rachael Greenfield (Bloodstock Open Air)
Anders Wahren (Roskilde Festival)
Mathieu Jaton (Montreux Jazz Festival)
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