Download Festival 2021 going ahead as Pilot event

After being cancelled in March, Download Festival is back on – as a government pilot festival to monitor Covid-19 transmission.

UK festival with 10,000 capacity and camping planned for June

The UK government’s live events coronavirus research programme continues with a large three-day event with camping being organised, to assess how to deal with an outbreak at festivals.

73% Of Music Fans Have Bought Tickets To Shows Since March, According to LIVE

A survey of 25,000 music fans carried out by UK live music organisation LIVE has shown that 73% of music fans have purchased gig and festival tickets.

5,000 fans attend Barcelona rock concert after taking rapid coronavirus tests

Thousands of people were allowed to cram into a concert after passing rapid Covid tests, in social distancing live music experiment.