Tag: River

NME Festival blog: Leonardo DiCaprio reflects on seeing River Phoenix on the night he died

The star died from a drug overdose in 1993 Leonardo DiCaprio has reflected on seeing River Phoenix on the night the actor died in a new interview. Phoenix died after suffering a drug overdose at infamous Los Angeles club The Viper Room on October 30, 1993. He was 23 years old at the time. In […]

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NME Festival blog: Watch Rostam perform new track ‘In A River’

Rostam has revealed a new track titled ‘In A River’ during a string of recent live shows. You can watch a clip of the song filmed in San Francisco below. Previously part of Vampire Weekend, Rostam Batmanglij released his first solo album ‘Half-Light’ in 2017. At recent shows, Rostam has chosen to cover classic tracks […]

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Festival Insights NEWS: Avolites Arena takes top spot at River Stage Weekends

Photo credit: James Bellorini UK: The latest lighting console from British lighting and video control manufacturer Avolites was used to control the versatile lighting rig on the National Theatre’s River Stage Festival on London’s South Bank this August. A free outdoor event, the River Stage Festival runs each weekend throughout the month of August. Audiences […]

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