PRS for Music has a presence at the summer festivals every year, dispatching an army of set list collectors to monitor what is played which ensure that the songwriters get the royalties they have earned as their songs are performed to thousands.
As they are uniquely positioned to give an all-round perspective on these festivals, M asked these set list collectors to keep a diary of what they saw, heard and rocked out to.
Glastonbury diaries Clare Worley 22-26 June
Sonisphere diaries Gareth Kelly 8 - 10 July
The Latitude diaries Tom Pearmain 14 - 17 July
"An eclectic mixture of music, poetry, literature and comedy..." Read more
High Voltage diaries Amit Sharma 23 - 24 July
Secret Garden Party diaries 21 - 24 July
"If you’re curious about different types of music from around the globe but haven’t a clue about where to start looking, then WOMAD is not a bad place to start." Read more
The Big Chill diaries Tom Pearmain 4-7 August
The Bloodstock diaries Gareth Kelly 12-14 August