After a night and days’ worth of on-off downpours the Bestival arena is a veritable swamp, we’ve sacrificed our trainers to the weather gods and spent a lot of time trying to avoid falling on our faces, but it’s off to the main arena we go for A Tribe Called Quest’s last ever show. Following founding member Phife Dawg’s sudden death due to complications with diabetes in March 2016, the band decided to wind down their shows, with the finale right here at Bestival 2017. There’s a huge turnout f
Q-Tip has cancelled his entire European tour duo to personal reasons. A new Flow addition has been acquired in the highly-regarded American hiphop legend DOOM. Another last minute change is Zomby pulling out due to illness. His slot will be taken by the up-and-coming British producer/DJ Blawan.
The first lineup announcement from Flow Festival has arrived and contains a diverse cast of artists. Kanye West, Q-Tip, Lykke Li, and Royksopp are amoung the first artists to be announced for Flow Festival in Helsinki this year.