Tag: permission

NME Festival blog: Aaron Carter responds after being called out for using art without permission

Aaron Carter has been called out for using an artist’s work without permission to promote merchandise on his official website. The pop star took to Twitter to inform followers that his own branded hoodies were back in stock, sharing an image of two lions created by Berlin digital artist Jonas Jödicke. “two lions at war […]

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NME Festival blog: Glastonbury Festival secures permission to increase capacity for 2020

Your chances of getting a ticket just improved. Glastonbury Festival has secured approval to increase capacity next year. The iconic music festival has received permission to allow some 210,000 punters in 2020, after a new resolution was passed by Mendip City Council’s Licensing Board. The capacity would be a 3.4 percent increase on 2019’s attendance […]

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NME Festival blog: Geoff Barrow says Lil Pump sampled him without permission for ‘deeply sexist song’

Barrow also labelled the rapper as a “misogynist” Geoff Barrow has accused Lil Pump of sampling him without permission for a “deeply fucking sexist song”. The BEAK> member took to Twitter to voice his anger over Pump’s song ‘Racks on Racks’. “Who is Lil Pump?” Barrow began. “He’s used mine and [Ben Salisbury]’s Annihilation score […]

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Festival Insights NEWS: Boomtown granted permission to open a day earlier

Photo credit: Scott Salt UK: Boomtown has been granted permission to open its doors a day earlier for a limited number of attendees. The South Downs National Park Authority (SDNPA) has given the festival the go ahead on its plans to help reduce the volume of traffic arriving to the event on the Thursday, by […]

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