Tag: UNESCO

[Playlist] The 15 Tracks That Defined Uva Festival

Uva Festival is one of the most stunning and intimate festivals you could ever dream of attending. It takes place on the side of a cliff, 800m from Ronda town centre, a UNESCO World Heritage site. The setting is Bodegas Descalzos Viejos, a monastery from the 15th century, converted into a vineyard with a labyrinth of ancient walls and secret hideaways. The historic locale is breathtaking indeed, and the musical line-up is just as tasteful — this year the likes of Orpheu the Wizard, Donna Leake, Debora Ipekel, Call Super, DJ Sports, Skee Mask, Tito Wun, Zenker Brothers and more ... Read more

Eats Everything Completes UNESCO Heritage Site Set FLY Open Air Lineup

Hosting weekly parties at Edinburgh’s Cabaret Voltaire and pop up shows at Glasgow’s legendary Sub Club and Barcelona’s La Terrazza, FLY now brings FLY Open Air. On 23 September, the venue and its Scottish resident DJ heroes – Jasper James and Theo Kottis – continue to support each other with the festival event. Set against a UNESCO World Heritage Site location – Princess Street Gardens – FLY Open Air will welcome headliners Eats Everything and Lil Louis, alongside the likes of George Fitzgerald, Leon Vynehall, and Dekmantel Soundsystem, as they join Jasper, Theo and La La. This one is sure ... Read more

Promoter Interview: City Sound Project

City Sound Project is one of the most interesting sounding festival out there. As well as a very tasteful line-up, the venues for the musical shenanigans have to be seen to be believed; they include the medieval Westgate Towers and a 13th Century Franciscan Chapel, ancient theatres, cobbled streets and chapels and castles, all in a UNESCO World Heritage site in Canterbury. Playing the lush setting over the May Bank Holiday on April 30th and May 1st will be acts for the worlds of house, techno bass and more across a massive 16 different stages. Tickets are very affordable for ... Read more