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From Ghetts to Genesis, Nick Cave to Arlo Parks: autumn 2021’s essential music
From Fontaines DC to the Valkyrie, a techno Halloween to Little Simz, this is the unmissable music of the next few months

Alexis Petridis, Ammar Kalia and Andrew Clements

25, Aug, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Wireless festival review – British rap stars show Americans how it's done
In his first major set since leaving prison, J Hus made a joyful homecoming and outshone much of the A-list American talent – the irrepressible Cardi B aside

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

08, Jul, 2019 @11:12 AM

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Revealed: creeping privatisation of London parks in summer
Exclusive figures show extent to which London councils are using parks for ticketed music festivals such as Wireless to plug budget gaps

Dan Hancox

05, Jul, 2019 @5:00 AM

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Reading and Leeds, Latitude, Download and Wireless festivals to go plastic-free
Global promoter Live Nation pledges to eliminate single-use plastics from festivals and venues by 2021

Laura Snapes

24, May, 2019 @11:20 AM

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The UK’s 10 best music festivals
Whether you go full on feral at Glastonbury or chomp on churros at a one-day dad-fest, there’s a festival for you

Leonie Cooper

04, May, 2019 @5:59 AM

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Wireless festival 2019 headlined by Travis Scott, Cardi B and Migos
Impressive lineup of US rap talent, including Future and A$AP Rocky, will join UK stars such as Stefflon Don, AJ Tracey and Fredo

Kate Nicholson

28, Jan, 2019 @3:38 PM

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'How can you know what will offend?' Row continues over Wireless festival swearing ban
Confusion reigns around licensing conditions of annual hip-hop event after residents’ group takes offence at performers’ language

Laura Snapes

26, Oct, 2018 @4:19 PM

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Wireless review – surprise Drake set caps rap's Nato summit
Stormzy had stern words for the Americans on the festival bill, but this was a show of the cross-cultural power of US and UK rap

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

09, Jul, 2018 @11:12 AM

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J Hus removed from Wireless festival following knife arrest
The London rapper, a past victim of a knife attack, is released on bail and faces a pre-trial hearing on 20 July

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

04, Jul, 2018 @12:18 PM

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Festival stages solely for female artists don’t solve music-industry sexism | Emily Reynolds
Giving female artists their own stage at Wireless after criticism is not the answer, says freelance journalist Emily Reynolds

Emily Reynolds

29, Jun, 2018 @11:48 AM

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Wireless festival adds women-only stage in response to criticism
Twenty-five female artists, including Lady Leshurr and Paigey Cakey, will play the new stage

Laura Snapes

28, Jun, 2018 @1:52 PM

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The UK’s eight best music festivals
From the Mighty Hoopla’s queer, pop-focused celebration to Download’s annual joyous metal onslaught, there’s an event this summer for everyone

Leonie Cooper

12, May, 2018 @8:15 AM

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