Rina Sawayama: The British-Japanese Singer-Songwriter Fighting for LGBT+ Rights

A defiant Rina Sawayama continues the fight for racial and LGBT+ equality Rina Sawayama, who is openly bisexual and pansexual, recently performed at Japan’s Summer Sonic Festival to tens of…

UK Festival Awards: Announces Freight Island as Location

The UK Festival Awards is Back This Sumer sees Festival Insights’s, UK Festival Awards celebrate its 17th anniversary with a brand new venue location. Now located at Freight Island, Manchester,…

Edinburgh Fringe: The Ones We Loved

Edinburgh Fringe Festival is back in full swing this year: after a covid-related hiatus, artists are back in the streets and back on stage With over 300 shows at Edinburgh…

Edinburgh Fringe is all Fun and Games – But at What Cost?

The cost and commercialisation of Edinburgh Fringe are more apparent than ever – what does this mean for emerging artists trying to break into the industry? The Edinburgh Fringe is…

Ypsigrock Festival: The Future is Already Nostalgia

Summer means essentially one thing for music enthusiasts: the peak of festival season. During late winter and early spring, some of the biggest festivals around the world start to announce…

Bimini: Drag Queen Turned Punk Rocker!

“Release the beast…Bimini” Despite being the runner-up of season 2 of the UK’s Ru Paul Drag Race, Bimini proved to be the real winner. Bimini (short for Bimini Bon Boulash)…

Wireless: Old Foes Nicki Minaj and Cardi B Headline a Festival Plagued With Scandal

Wireless is hitting the headlines for all the wrong reasons Over the weekend, two of hip-hop’s biggest rivals are billed at the same festival. Cardi B and Nicki Minaj both…

Adele: Some Viral Moments from the Singer’s Hyde Park Gigs

Adele is back, and sounding stronger than ever! This week, all eyes were once again on Adele as the 34-year-old singer returned to her native London to perform two sold-out…

Ones to Watch at Edinburgh Fringe

The Edinburgh Fringe Festival is returning this year with August jam-packed full of weird, wacky and wonderful shows! Here’s a quick run down of shows you really won’t want to…

Mighty Hoopla: The Cheesy Pop Fest Becoming an LGBTQ+ Mecca

2022’s Mighty Hoopla Festival embraced the cheese and cemented itself as London’s go-to LGBTQ+ festival. Every June, the queer kids of London dust off their most fabulous and outrageous outfits…