Begum Nişancioglu

Full-time music lover. After her first music festival in 2004, she was hooked and has been quite an enthusiastic follower and participant ever since. So far, she has attended Sziget (2 times), Rock Werchter, Rock im Park and countless festivals and concerts in her hometown, Istanbul. In real life, to support herself she works in a web agency and spends her annual leaves on music festivals.
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Coachella Highlights: Tupac Hologram in 2012

While more and more festivals are canceling every day, it is nice to remember the highlights that are part of the history of music festivals. Today, let’s take a look at Tupac's...

Off the Radar: will we see Lorde at European Festivals again?

Lorde is one of the most successful singers of the 2010s. Unfortunately, her last European Festival presence was in 2018, so we hope to see her in the near future.

Eminem in 2020: 5 reasons why we need him at European festivals

Eminem is one of the greatest rappers of all time. Yet, he is not known for being a regular name at festivals, especially in Europe. Here are 5 reasons why we want...

The Strokes reveal 2020 festivals including NOS Alive, Rock Werchter and more

Today is a great day for The Strokes fans. The band confirms more European shows including NOS Alive 2020 in Portugal and Rock Werchter 2020 in Belgium.Last week,...

Off the radar: Where did Daft Punk go?

Remember the Get Lucky epidemic? It is surprising to say that it has been 6.5 years since Daft Punk's last album Random Access Memories. Even though the band still has 10 millions...

Graspop 2020 announces Deep Purple, Disturbed, Airbourne and more

Graspop 2020 had already announced two of their headliners. Today, they add 74 bands including Deep Purple, Disturbed and Airbourne. The Belgian festival will take place between 18 and 21 June 2020.

DJ Carl Cox confirms return to Glastonbury 2020

Carl Cox reveals he will perform at Glastonbury 2020. The legendary techno DJ makes the self-confirmation in an interview with DJ Mag.After winning DJ Mag's Highest Techno award,...

Hidden Gem: Black Honey at Rock Werchter 2019

Rock Werchter is famous for its big headliners, but also for a smart undercard. In ‘Hidden Gem’, we draw your attention to an act that you might not know, but that deserves...

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Listen to the Festival Acts Top 100 of 2019 on Spotify

For the sixth year in a row, Festileaks ends the festival summer with the Festival Acts Top 100. From DeWolff to winner...

The National voted Festival Act of the Year 2019

The National have been chosen as Festival Act of the Year 2019. A record number of 13,131 votes were cast for Festileaks'...

Vote for the Festival Acts Top 100 of 2019!

The festival summer is officially over. But don't be afraid! Festileaks ends with the Festival Acts Top 100: the list with the...

P!nk exclusively at Rock Werchter 2019: is it as big as a stadium show?

Thursday evening P!nk headlined the the first day of Rock Werchter 2019. Was her bombastic show at the festivals as good and...

How cute rubber ducks get metalheads to recycle at Graspop 2019

Festileaks is at Graspop 2019 this weekend. One of the main eye catchers is a very clean festival site. At the same...