Beyoncé and Jay-Z deliver widescreen theatrics as On The Run II lands in London

London Stadium 15 June
Meadows in the Mountains 2018 © Aron Klein

Escapism in sublime surroundings shapes Meadows in the Mountains 2018

Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria 7 June
The Crave 2018 © Tim Buiting

The Crave 2018: Channelling the spirit of old school rave in The Hague

Zuiderpark, The Hague 2 June

In Photos: AVA Festival 2018

S13 Warehouse, Belfast 1 June
Idles, Primavera 2018 © Róisín Murphy

In Photos: Primavera Sound 2018

Parc del Fòrum, Barcelona 30 May
Tyler, The Creator, Primavera 2018 © Sergio Albert

Primavera Sound 2018 belonged to the radical outliers and loveable misfits

Parc del Fòrum, Barcelona 30 May
Fever Ray, Field Day 2018 © Tom Ham

Viral rap stars and avant-garde pioneers: Field Day 2018 reviewed

Brockwell Park, London 1 June
Princess Nokia, Field Day 2018 © Tom Ham

In Photos: Field Day 2018

Brockwell Park, London 1 June
Octavian, Love Saves The Day 2018 © Tom Ham

In Photos: Love Saves the Day 2018

Eastville Park, Bristol 26 May
Joel Culpepper at All Points East © Eleanor Hardwick

In Photos: JägerHaus at All Points East 2018

Victoria Park, London 25 May
Love Saves the Day review

Love Saves the Day: Octavian and Four Tet usher in the 2018 festival season

Eastville Park, Bristol 26 May
All Points East review

Björk injected a sumptuousness into the no-frills first edition of All Points East

Victoria Park, London 25 May
Alfresco Disco 2018 © Chris Cooper

In Photos: Alfresco Disco 2018

Bristol 12 May

Lost & Found Festival proved itself to be an essential pre-summer party

St Paul's Bay, Malta 3 May

MIRA’s 2018 edition secured its reputation for innovation and open thought

Funkhaus, Berlin 5 May
© Camilla Rehnstrand

Malmö’s Intonal Festival dissolves boundaries between avant-garde and club

Malmö, Sweden 25 April