Glitch 2018: The techno three-dayer makes its mark on the international festival circuit

Gianpula Fields, Malta 14 August
Dua Lipa, Sziget Festival 2018 © Rockstar Photographers

Sziget Festival 2018: A pop-flavoured institution embedded into the city’s summers

Óbuda Island, Budapest 8 August
Fold review

The opening weekend of new London space FOLD was a vital statement of intent

Fold 11 August
Ben Klock at DGTL 2018

DGTL Barcelona 2018: Simplicity is the key to success for the Spanish festival

Parc del Fòrum, Barcelona 10 August
Brockhampton

Brockhampton live in Berlin: An abundance of pure, unadulterated talent

Festsaal Kreuzberg 14 August
Houghton 2018

Houghton 2018: A festival defined by intimacy and exploration

Houghton Hall, Norfolk 9 August

Neopop Festival 2018: World-class techno purism punctuated by unpredictability

Viana Do Castelo, Portugal 8 August
Øya Festival

Øya Festival 2018: Amongst a blockbuster line-up, Tangerine Dream and Kendrick Lamar stand tall

Tøyenparken, Norway 7 August
Nachtdigital © Alex Kurunis

In Photos: Nachtdigital 2018

Bungalowdorf Olganitz 3 August
Helena Hauff, Dekmantel Festival 2018 © Bart Heemskerk

Dekmantel Festival 2018: The Dutch institution burns brighter than ever

Amsterdamse Bos 1 August

In Photos: Ortigia Sound System 2018

Isola di Ortigia, Sicily 25 July

In Photos: Malibu Games’ London Pool Party

Secret location, London 28 July
Jimothy Lacoste © Jon Bronxl

Ortigia Sound System 2018: Blissed out sonics under a blood moon

Isola di Ortigia, Sicily 25 July

Electric Castle Festival 2018: An eclectic line-up uniting pop headliners with niche acts

Bánffy Castle, Romania 18 July

Bluedot Festival 2018: Galactic sounds chime with cosmic surroundings

Jodrell Bank Observatory, Cheshire 19 July
Open Source Festival 2018 © Sebastian Wolf

Open Source 2018: Düsseldorf festival spotlights innovation and education

Galopp-Rennbahn, Düsseldorf 14 July