www.digitalmusicnews.com/2018/07/25/statement-female-festival-federal-investigation

Jul 25, 2018 ... Home · Live Concert Industry ... Sweden has a major sexual assault problem at music festivals. To be honest, so do ... Statement also received funding from Sweden's Kulturrådet (Arts Council). ... “You can [discriminate] at a private party, or through a society like men already have, like a gentleman's club.”.

www.nytimes.com/2018/07/26/arts/music/women-music-festival-iceland-airwaves.html

Jul 26, 2018 ... An Icelandic music festival has become the first to meet a target ensuring ... “We looked at people we really liked, and then in meetings said, 'Do we have enough ? ... Only 20 percent of live musical acts in Denmark are female. ... at small artists and put them on at five in the afternoon,” said Marta Pallarès, ...

data.huffingtonpost.com/music-festivals

May 25, 2016 ... 20% 60% 80% 100% Acts with only men Acts with only women Mixed-gender groups 40% 0% 0% 0% 0% ... The lack of women artists at music festivals has been discussed… a lot. .... Entertainment, which co-produces Outside Lands festival — echoed .... it's not just festivals, its the industry, its our society.

www.rollingstone.com/music/music-news/over-45-music-festivals-band-together-to-fight-gender-inequality-204534

Feb 26, 2018 ... Over 45 international music festivals have banded together to tackle gender ... culture and society in general by allowing the status quo to continue. ... a more equal number of men and women on stages and on panels in the near future? ... The Keychange network of female artists and industry professionals ...

www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-44518892

Jun 18, 2018 ... Up to 43% of women under 40, who have been to a music festival, say ... by the Press Association, also found that only 1% of women reported sexual ... "People shouldn't feel that they need to tolerate the type of ... If you have a story suggestion email entertainment.news@bbc.co.uk. ... Entertainment & Arts ...

www.delawareonline.com/story/entertainment/2018/06/08/looking-major-female-act-years-firefly-good-luck/680276002

Jun 8, 2018 ... Men dominate headlining spots at Dover's Firefly Music Festival. ... Home · News · Sports · Life · Entertainment · Opinion · Business · Obituaries .... Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival has had one female headliner out of 28 .... While music festivals are not a place where fans go to reflect on society at large ...

www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/music/news/women-only-music-festival-sweden-statement-rape-sexual-assault-men-behave-themselves-latest-a7985921.html

Oct 6, 2017 ... Sweden looks set to hold its first “women-only” music festival after a ... space for the association running the festival, paying artists, and security. Follow Independent Culture on Facebook for the latest news, video and features.

digitalcommons.georgiasouthern.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1209&context=honors-theses

Languages, Societies, and Cultures Commons. This thesis ... Bonnaroo, is the mega music and arts festivals that inspired me to research the impact of music festivals .... Increasingly, they also offer more than just musical entertainment. Music ..... men and women, preachers, actors and actresses and leaders. These are the ...

www.dallasnews.com/opinion/commentary/2018/02/08/music-festivals-meet-human-need-find-tribes

Feb 8, 2018 ... And for many people, music festivals meet that need perfectly. ... and ordinaries of Colonial society, then as the saloons and general stores springing .... but I also saw groups of young women, giddily banding together to see peppy ... The fairly new festival showcases both interactive visual art and high-end ...