hellomagazine.comTop 10 music festivals in the world: our top pick of music festivals all over the world as the music season kicks off
When: 5-7 September
Where: Tempelhof Airport, Berlin
A taste of the lineup: Woodkid, Moderat, Editors, K.I.Z., DARKSIDE, Warpaint, Kid Ink, Chase & Status (DJ set with Rage), Fünf Sterne Deluxe, Genetikk, Crystal Fighters, Mount Kimbie, Foreign Beggars
Weekend ticket: £72.70
When: 12-15 June
Where: Manchester, Tennessee, USA
Weekend ticket: £169
A taste of the lineup: Elton John, Jac White, Lionel Richie, Arctic Monkeys, Frank Ocean, The Flaming Lips, Vampire Weekend and more
Taking over a 700-acre farm in Tennessee, Bonaroo embraces every genre of music from rock to world, from electronica to jazz, as well as entertainment in the shape of comedy, cabaret, movies and a beer fest.
Burning Man Festival
When: 25 August -1 September
Where: Black Rock Desert, Nevada, America
Weekend ticket: £225
A taste of the lineup: The Ramones (Featuring Joey Ramone and Dee Dee Ramone), Joe Strummer of The Clash, Barry White, Ray Manzarek of The Doors, Mac Dre
The legendary week-long Nevada desert-set festival is something to try once in your life – 48,000 people converge on the site, cash is banned and there are no rules.
When: 28 June – 3 July
Where: Trømoya, Norway
Weekend ticket: £250
A taste of the lineup: Ellie Goulding, Imagine, Dragons, The Offspring, Disclosure and Bastille
Set on an island outside Arendal city, the four day on-site camping experience at Hove Festival offers a fantastic lineup of artists, on-site camping, nature, beaches and idyllic surroundings for the all-round ultimate festival experience.
When: 15-17 August
Weekend ticket: £160
A taste of the lineup: Queens of the Stone Age, Portishead, Black Lips and James Holden
Opening its doors in 1967, Lowlands Festival is one of the oldest musical festivals to date. Set in Biddinghuizen in Amsterdam, the festival offers a more than appetising selection of rock and pop.
When: 12 – 14 June
Weekend ticket: £160
A taste of the lineup: This year, one of the best electronic music festivals in the world offers the likes of Massive Attack, I Am Legion, Chic featuring Nile Rodgers, Royksopp and Robyn, Despacio (James Murphy + 2manydjs), Lykke Li, Neneh Cherry, James Murphy
Stop Making Sense
When: July 31-August 3
Where: Tisno, Croatia Weekend ticket: various
Weekend ticket: various
A taste of the lineup: Stop Making Sense has unveiled part of its lineup: Anja Schneider, Gerd Janson, Harri & Domenic, Hunee, Kiwi, Leon Vynehall, Mr Ties, Marcus Worgull, Maribou State, Mosca, Nick Hoppner, Optimo, Psychemagik, Severino, T.Williams, Tiger & Woods, Will Saul. More still to come…
A beach party experience that is a beautiful holiday and music festival rolled into one, Stop Making Sense presents four days and nights of quality music and unpretentious vibes from the Dalmatian Coast in Croatia.
When: 29-31 August
Where: Stradbally Hall, Ireland
A taste of the lineup: Beck, Lily Allen, Pet Shop Boys, Foals, Paolo Nutini, Chic featuring Nile Rodgers, Outkast, The Wailers
Weekend ticket: £159
When: 17-20 July
Where: Henham Park, Southwold, Suffolk
Weekend ticket: £195.50
A taste of the lineup: Editors, Kelis, The Black Keys, Young Fathers, Damon Albarn as well as plenty of literature, comedy, theatre and dance
One for families, Latitude offers a fantastic children's arena, or kiddies' festival, as well as a great teen area.
When: 18-20 and 25-27 July 2014
Where: Boom, Belgium
Weekend ticket: £100-160 for non-package deals
A taste of the lineup: Carl Cox, Chuckie, Tiesto, Goldie, Steve Angelo, Steve Aoki, David Guetta and Paul van Dyk.