Peep the official list of the top 10 dirtiest festivals in the UK

Arguablythemostimportantstudyundertakenin2018hasunveileditsresults,and–cuecliché–theresultswillSHOCKyou. IamcoursereferringtostudyintothefilthiestmusicfestivalsintheUK.Thereallydirty,stankyfestivalsthatyoucannothelpbutletyourinner,mud-cravingpigletoutat. Sowithoutfurtherado,herearethetop10filthiestfezzis. DownloadFestival  Creamfields ReadingandLeedsFestival VFestival(nowknownasRiZE) BBCBigWeekend WirelessFestival IsleWightFestival Parklife Bestival Latitude Anyshockentrantsthere?Thestudyalsoundtheaverageamountsleepapunterhasatanytheseevents,andit’snotawholelot.ThebestfestivalsleeperswerefoundatDownloadfestival,withattendantskippingforanaverage4hoursand18minuteseachnight,withBestivalrankinglowestwithanaverage3hoursand2minutes.Yikes. So,haveyouattendedanythesemuddy,tiresomefestivals?LetusknowwhatyouthinkisthefilthiestAussiefestivalinthecomments. Via:]

An alarming number of females are being sexually harassed at festivals

Forme,mypre-festivalgamethoughtprocesscommencesapproximately30secondsafterIpurchasetheticket. ItusuallyincludeswhatthefrickamIwearing,howthefrickamIgettingthemoneytosurviveitandwhothefrickisorganizingtheaccom.Idon’tknowaboutyoubutitneverincludeswhatthefrickdoIdoifI’msexuallyassaultedandneithershouldyours. UnfortunatelyrecentstudiesfromDurhamUniversityhavestatisticallyshownwhatwomenaremostworriedaboutwhenattendinglivemusicfestivals:30%thatisaboutsexualharassmentand10%isaboutsexualassaultotherpercentagesincludetheftandphysicalviolence.Howeverthebigquestionis,whyarewemerelyjuststudyingthiswhenwecouldbefindingthesolutionstoendingthesestats? WordsI’llneverforgetthatwereprojectedintothecrowdSplendour2017arefromTheXX’s,OliverSim:‘Ilovefestivalsbecausetheyarearealopportunitytoletgoanythingthat’scausingyoupain,leaveitathomeandletyourselfgo..enjoyyourself.’ Andthatcouldn’tbemoreright.Assomethingwe’reallgatheredtogetherforinthelightaplethoraspecialhumanbeingswhohavetheabilitytogiveusfullbodychillsandfillourheartswiththeirincessanttalentandcreativity,weshouldn’thavetobefocusingourattentiontheonthemomentscrushedbysexualharassmentorassault. Everyone’sinthesameplaceforthesamereasonsoweshouldlookafteroneanotherandcallthemoutifthey’redoingwrong.Checkoutthestats,andletusknowhowitmakesyoufeel!(Itshouldbeangry) Via:]

Facebook’s crushing artist engagement and it’s hurting you!

We’resureyou’veheardthenewsaboutFacebook changingitsalgorithmsinanattempttoprioritisefriends’andfamily’scontentoverthatfromPages. Wellfigureshavepoppedupandlet’sbereal,they’renotgreat.Wewereexpectingsmallernumbersbutnothinglikewewereshown,andthosegettinghithardestaretheartists. Theresultspublishedfrom Buffer 43millionFacebookpagepostsshowedArtistPagesonaveragehadanengagementdrop70.6percent!Usmediapagesweren’ttoarbehindshowinganaverageengagementdrop64percent.Youcancheckthefullfiguresbelow. WhatdoesthismeanforArtists?Wellthestudyalsoshowedthatpageswerenowpostingmore,withanincrease24percentanditseemsthatthey’realsotryingtindawaytoutiliseotherplatforms. Withthesenewchangesitseemssurelywe’reallgoingtohaveworseuserexperiences,butIguessonlytimewilltell!Checkoutthestudyandtellusyourexperiences,haveyoubeenmissingpostsandnewsfromyourfavouriteartists? Via:]