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Faster Louder
BDO founder Viv Lees thinks the big Australian festivals will returnthe collapse of festival tours in Australia, but he believes the business model
BDO founder Viv Lees thinks the big Australian festivals will return
Faster Louder / Posted 13 hours ago
the collapse of festival tours in Australia, but he believes the business model is still viable in Australia. Lees founded the Big Day Out in 1992 with Ken West and was co-director of the festival for 20 years. “It’s a great model,” Lees says, “and... Read more
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Faster Louder
What happened to the great Aussie mega festival?market. This trend continued and by 2014 Harvest, Peats Ridge, Sprung, Pyramid
What happened to the great Aussie mega festival?
Faster Louder / Posted 3 days ago
market. This trend continued and by 2014 Harvest, Peats Ridge, Sprung, Pyramid Rock, Parklife and Homebake were no more. The Big Day Out was the next fatality, announcing its departure from the summer calendar after an attempted refurb by US... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
New start and route for Jennings Rivers RideBig Day Out is a sportive route that offers the same climbing challenge of a bi
New start and route for Jennings Rivers Ride
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 10 days ago
Big Day Out is a sportive route that offers the same climbing challenge of a big day in the Alps or Pyrenees. The signature triple pass challenge of The Big Day Out – Whinlatter, Newlands and Honister – remains but are now at the start of the ro... Read more
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Whitehaven News
New start and route for Jennings Rivers Ridethose just getting into or returning to cycling the Family Ride is ideal and th
New start and route for Jennings Rivers Ride
Whitehaven News / Posted 10 days ago
those just getting into or returning to cycling the Family Ride is ideal and there is something for the keen cyclist in The Big Day Out. The event is brilliantly organised and it feels very safe, which is important when a company is encouraging... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Crowds flock to Notts attractions for Big Day Out bashFamilies flocked to Nottinghamshire's biggest and best attractions as part of t
Crowds flock to Notts attractions for Big Day Out bash
Nottingham Post / Posted 19 days ago
Families flocked to Nottinghamshire's biggest and best attractions as part of the Big Day Out this weekend. Thousands of people made the most of the sun on Sunday by taking part in special events and tours at some of the regions most popular visitor... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The Aussie music tour ‘bucket list’on to pull a crowd in Australia again?Australian icon Sia is long overdue for a
The Aussie music tour ‘bucket list’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
on to pull a crowd in Australia again?Australian icon Sia is long overdue for an Australian tour. Back in 2011 Sia played the Big Day Out, and shortly after nearly selfdestructed from the evils of fame and drugs. Now sober and playing behind wigs,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
The Aussie music tour ‘bucket list’on to pull a crowd in Australia again?Australian icon Sia is long overdue for a
The Aussie music tour ‘bucket list’
The Courier Mail / Posted 20 days ago
on to pull a crowd in Australia again?Australian icon Sia is long overdue for an Australian tour. Back in 2011 Sia played the Big Day Out, and shortly after nearly selfdestructed from the evils of fame and drugs. Now sober and playing behind wigs,... Read more
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Adelaide Now
The Aussie music tour ‘bucket list’on to pull a crowd in Australia again?Australian icon Sia is long overdue for a
The Aussie music tour ‘bucket list’
Adelaide Now / Posted 20 days ago
on to pull a crowd in Australia again?Australian icon Sia is long overdue for an Australian tour. Back in 2011 Sia played the Big Day Out, and shortly after nearly selfdestructed from the evils of fame and drugs. Now sober and playing behind wigs,... Read more
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Scotsman
Hibs eye Hampden redemption after League Cup heartacheat cup glory. The 22-year-old forward said: “You want to get that feeling agai
Hibs eye Hampden redemption after League Cup heartache
Scotsman / Posted 23 days ago
at cup glory. The 22-year-old forward said: “You want to get that feeling again of the occasion, the fans supporting you, the big day out, so hopefully we can get to the Scottish Cup final. “So we have a lot to make up for when we go back there... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Your complete guide to Nottingham's Big Day Outtake advantage of the offer. Speaking about the event, breakfast show presente
Your complete guide to Nottingham's Big Day Out
Nottingham Post / Posted 1 months ago
take advantage of the offer. Speaking about the event, breakfast show presenter Andy Whittaker said: "We've been running the Big Day Out since 2009 and each year, thousands of people get involved and take advantage of this celebration. “All of... Read more
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Faster Louder
10 bands you assumed split up - part onein 2002 a cover of Micheal Jackson’s ‘Smooth Criminal’ was all Alien Ant Farm n
10 bands you assumed split up - part one
Faster Louder / Posted 1 months ago
in 2002 a cover of Micheal Jackson’s ‘Smooth Criminal’ was all Alien Ant Farm needed to secure themselves a place on the Big Day Out tour. Well, not quite all they needed; they did have a hit of their own with ‘Movies’ as well. Many, many... Read more
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Nottingham Post
When is the Big Day Out this year?see in this county and so much to be proud of, so do make the most of the offer
When is the Big Day Out this year?
Nottingham Post / Posted 1 months ago
see in this county and so much to be proud of, so do make the most of the offers to show you love where you live!" What is the Big Day Out? It's a day to celebrate Nottingham's history and heritage, with attractions including museums, parks, farms... Read more

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