30 Jul Popular music festivals of the world
Music festivals became popular in the 60s and 70s, especially after the world was reshaping itself from the destructive outcome of the world wars. Music had become a way to organise and bring together people who shared a common thought and looked out for peace more than anything. In recent times, the music festival has become a way to enjoy and path, here are a few festivals that you must visit if you are interested in crowds and loud music.
The exit is an award-winning summer music event held in the city of Novi Sad over in Serbia. It’s widely renowned as the best major European festival. It was started as a student movement to fight for democracy and freedom in Serbia, because of this social responsibility is a significant theme throughout the entire festival, aside from rock, electronic, hip hop and punk music that is always played there, this event had 200,000 attendees last year with 120 acts.
As one of the largest annual electronic music festivals in the world, it’s no surprise at the festival that spin-offs of Brazil and less recently tomorrow society in the United States voted the best music event by the International Dance Music Awards, and that exists in 2012, 13 and 14 as well as the best festival by the Redbull electropedia Awards in 2011, 2012 and 2013, this event is held in Belgium every year with 400,000 attendees in over 400 acts.
This event has a special place, Coachella is a music festival and art festival held in the beautiful state of California United States of America it features campgrounds which turn the three-day event in the more like a five-day party as well as all-day, all-night music art, showcases, craft, beers and lines as well as fantastic food from food trucks and other vendors with over 700,000 attendees and 190 acts this is one of the most insane festivals in the world. If you’re in California during April this is a festival you must attend.
Held at a 75-acre park in Wisconsin this 11 Day Festival is made up of 11 stages and performances from artists of all sorts alternative bluegrass folk, funk, metal, hip hop, indie, jazz, pop and rock. If 11 days of insane action like that is not enough for you, apparently on the first day, they call it the big bang, but they have a vast opening fireworks act, and that’s pretty insane. This event has about 800,000 to a million attendees a year with over 800 artists, and that’s just out of this world.
In a nutshell
Music festivals are a great experience, and you should visit one and experience for yourself. These festivals are held in large parks where you can pay for accommodation or carry your tent. They last for days, and people fly from all over the world to visit these festivals. Although it is essential to look out for your safety as these places are infamous for drugs and other illicit activities.