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The Guardian festival blog: Man dies of suspected drug overdose at NSW festival as strip-search hearings set to resume | Australia news

A man has died after allegedly consuming a cocktail of illicit drugs at a music festival in New South Wales’s Riverina region. The 24-year-old man was brought to a medical tent about 12.45am on Sunday at the Strawberry Fields music festival at Tocumwal, police said. Medical staff were told he had consumed multiple substances including […]

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NME Festival blog: Florida man goes viral after headbanging in a force 5 hurricane

Hurricane Dorian is currently sweeping the US A man from Florida has gone viral after headbanging in a category 5 hurricane. Lane Pittman was arrested earlier this year for playing the National Anthem on the Fourth of July, then he became a viral sensation for headbanging in Florida’s worst hurricanes. You can watch footage below. […]

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NME Festival blog: Flume apologises to his mum over Burning Man sex act

A video of the Aussie DJ went viral earlier this week A video of Flume performing a sex act onstage at Burning Man Festival went viral earlier this week – and now the Australian DJ has briefly addressed the furore in an Instagram post. In an Instagram photo posted September 5, the smiling DJ holds […]

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NME Festival blog: Fans respond to Flume performing sex act live on stage at Burning Man

“Definitely one of the most Burning Man things ever” Fans have responded after a video emerged of Flume performing a graphic sex act while on stage at Burning Man Festival. The video was posted on (and then swiftly deleted from) Instagram by the DJ’s rumoured girlfriend Paige Elkington with the caption “sorry mom”. During Flume’s set at […]

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NME Festival blog: Man sues after being crashed into by legless Juggalo on golf cart at Insane Clown Posse gathering

Adam Batton is suing the organisers of the event for negligence A man from Ohio has filed a lawsuit after a legless Juggalo allegedly crashed a golf cart into him at the 20th annual Juggalo festival, attended by fans of Insane Clown Posse.  The event took place at the Lawrence County Recreational Park in Springville, […]

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NME Festival blog: See Slipknot’s Tortilla Man wear an actual tortilla on his face

Now the real question: was it corn or flour? Slipknot‘s Tortilla Man has taken his craft to the next level, wearing an actual tortilla on his face during a live performance. Earlier this year, Slipknot, who recently scored their first Number One album in 18 years with the acclaimed comeback record ‘We Are Not Your Kind‘, introduced their new […]

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The Guardian festival blog: Green Man festival review – mesmerising and otherworldly | Music

At Green Man, the bucolic grounds unfurl to reveal a multisensory playground of literature, visual art and performance. You can find eclectic delights in every corner, and BBC Radio 6 Music-friendly fortysomethings navigate the spotless, hill-ringed site with similar fervour to the many infants that roam freely. Between stalls offering Japanese kumihimo braiding, tree ring […]

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NME Festival blog: Watch Juliette Jackson’s surprise marriage proposal during The Big Moon’s Green Man set

She said yes! Gig goers at Green Man festival have been sharing their joy after The Big Moon’s vocalist Juliette Jackson received a marriage proposal from her boyfriend on stage during their set today. The moment had extra special significance for Jackson as she met her partner at Green Man festival five years ago. Her partner […]

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NME Festival blog: Slipknot’s Jim Root praises replacement drummer ‘Tortilla Man’

“You don’t know what you’re missing until you have this other thing happening” Jim Root has spoken highly about Slipknot’s new bandmember, ‘Tortilla Man’. The guitarist with the metal legends—who released their new album yesterday— said in a cover interview with NME that their mystery percussionist “absolutely is killing it because he hits those drums […]

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NME Festival blog: Man jailed for trying to set up a pop-up drug shop at Glastonbury 2019

Shaun Davies was caught with a stockpile of Class A and B drugs A man has been jailed for trying to set up a pop-up drug shop at this year’s Glastonbury festival. Shaun Davies, 24, from Liverpool was caught by security at Worthy Farm last month with a stockpile of Class A and B drugs as […]

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