Shambala Festival news: Shambala Speaks | Adventures in Dystopia | Episode 1

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On the fourth Thursday of every month, we’ll be releasing a brand new podcast episode, bringing you a selection of the finest wise words, revolutionary ideas and beautiful stories, on topics like karma, love, death, epiphanies, activism and psychedelics – all recorded on site under the canopies of Shambala festival.

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In Episode One, 'Adventures in Dystopia', documentary film maker James Jones takes us on a 15 minute audio-journey through his travels to North Korea, the Ukraine, Saudi Arabia and inside The Phillipines’ drugs war – all places where a fear of ‘the other’ has been used to incite hate. A sombre start, but if we’re to build utopia, it’s helpful to understand what dystopia looks like…

*The Shambala Speaks podcast is produced by Melissa Kidd & Events In Sound*

Shambala Speaks | Adventures in Dystopia | Episode 1

Shambala’s ethos is to create adventures in Utopia, and in this episode Documentary filmmaker James Jones reminds us that to understand what a utopia looks like it’s pretty useful to understand what a dystopia looks like.

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3 days ago

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Tickets for Starry Skies - our very own family camping holiday - are on sale now! Now in it's eighth year, Starry Skies is truly a place for the kids to roam free; from axe throwing and pony grooming to mudpie kitchens, treehouse building, barn dances, family raves and fancy dress.

Join us down on the farm in Monmouthshire next August.
Our Easy Pay options enable you to bag your adult ticket for just £50 and pay off the rest in chunks. Under 3s go free, and it's just £45 per child for kids aged 3-17.

Find out more and book here:

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5 days ago

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Beautiful sounds from Anna McLuckie recorded aboard the Ticket To Jam bus-studio.

Delve into the all the recordings done onsite this year here -

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Watch "Keeping on Grandpa John" by Anna McLuckie in the Ticket to Jam bus recorded live at Shambala Festival! Full session up now at : 

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