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The people behind T in the Park

Obviously there are many, many people behind the scenes who work throughout the year to bring T in the Park to fruition. Dedicated teams of people who's commitment to the festival has meant that it has been able to grow and evolve into the quality major event it is and because of that level of dedication T in the Park has gone on to become recognised as one of the key players in the global music calendar. T in the Park can most definitely claim to be one of the British music industryís greatest success stories.

DF Concerts

DF Concerts is one of Europeís leading concert promotion companies bringing the best live music and events to audiences in Scotland.

Founded in the early 1980s and now managed by CEO Geoff Ellis from offices in Glasgow, the company works with a huge number and diverse range of artists from cutting edge unsigned talent to the music industryís biggest stars.

Alongside T in the Park, the company promotes and co-promotes a diverse range of music events including the V-festivals in England, T on the Fringe, Live & Loud, and a number of concerts in Europe.

Over the past few years the company have been responsible for the record breaking Robbie Williams dates at Murrayfield Stadium and the Eminem date at Hampden Park, as well as Big Day Out At The Green, headlined by the Red Hot Chili Peppers and Foo Fighters, the Download festival at Glasgow Green and the Red Hot Chili Peppers show at Murrayfield Stadium.

DF Concerts also owns and manages the legendary Glasgow venue King Tutís Wah Wah Hut, which has held the title of the UKís Best Live Music Venue for three years as voted by Radio One.

Last year, the company also broadened their portfolio beyond music by staging and promoting Glasgow On Ice with IRN-BRU at George Square in partnership with Scottish Events. Using their extensive experience of event management and booking international talent, the company brought some of the worldís top ice skaters to the city to perform in Scotlandís first ever outdoor ice show.

Geoff Ellis is the only Scottish-based member on the Executive of the Concert Promotersí Association and the company was awarded the Lloydís TSB Sunday Mail Great Scot award for T in the Park.

Tennentís Lager

Tennentís Lager has been associated with music in Scotland since 1987 when Tennentís Live was launched to provide a platform for live music across the country.

The brandís commitment to music has since gone from strength to strength, and this investment has helped to create a unique and exciting range of music events and initiatives, which have had a powerful impact on cultural life in Scotland.

In addition to T in the Park they include: T Break, an established programme aiming to support new talent across Scotland through a variety of platforms, including showcases, seminars, a journalism and photography initiative, and the T Break Stage at T in the Park; and TRIPTYCH, an eclectic, underground bill of international and homegrown artists performing across Glasgow, Edinburgh and Aberdeen.

No other brand invests so much in music in Scotland, and the success of Tennentís Lagerís music investment is such that it has been hailed the unofficial ĎArts Council for contemporary music in Scotlandí.

 
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Query about 'theholyc' rapper
Written by junie | 14th Jul 2014
Can you tell me if you have heard of the white rapper 'theholyc'. She did dance auditions for my daughter and another 4 dancers supposedly to be performing at titp this year, they went through rehearsals and then suddenly on thursday her 'supposed manager' apparently foned and cancelled. She told them she had performed at titp in 2013 but I can't find her anywhere. This has been a huge scam and 5 young girls were cruelly let down. Myself and other parents are trying to get to the bottom of this as the police have been involved. I would appreciate it if you could verify if you have heard of her and if she did appear last year and if she was supposed to be performing this year. Thank you very much and hope to hear from you soon. If I have put this in the wrong bit then I apologise but if any one could help it would be greatly appreciated.

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