Kilimanjaro Live CEO, Stuart Galbraith, has joined the board at the Association of Independent Festivals, adding Wakestock, Vans Warped Tour and Sonisphere to the ever-expanding list of names under the AIF umbrella.

“Kilimanjaro is delighted to be joining AIF, bringing with us the festival brands we’re involved with,” Galbraith said. “We’re already enjoying working with the independent entrepreneurs that are driving so many wonderful festivals throughout the UK and look forward to sharing information and experiences with them going forward.”

“AIF’s board will be a livelier place with the addition of Stuart,” co-founder and deputy chair, Ben Turner, said. “His knowledge, expertise and relationships within the live music sector are already proving to be hugely valuable to the conversations and actions around the association.”

Other names at the table include Radio 1 DJ and Bestival curator Rob da Bank, WOMAD festival director Chris Smith, Evolution Festival director Jim Mawdsley and Sid Sharma, founder and creative director of Shambala.

Poll

London is teeming with great music venues - both established favourites and rising stars. For our poll for this week, we want to know: which of the venues below are your personal favourites? You may pick up to three:

Kilimanjaro Live CEO, Stuart Galbraith, has joined the board at the Association of Independent Festivals, adding Wakestock, Vans Warped Tour and Sonisphere to the ever-expanding list of names under the AIF umbrella.

“Kilimanjaro is delighted to be joining AIF, bringing with us the festival brands we’re involved with,” Galbraith said. “We’re already enjoying working with the independent entrepreneurs that are driving so many wonderful festivals throughout the UK and look forward to sharing information and experiences with them going forward.”

“AIF’s board will be a livelier place with the addition of Stuart,” co-founder and deputy chair, Ben Turner, said. “His knowledge, expertise and relationships within the live music sector are already proving to be hugely valuable to the conversations and actions around the association.”

Other names at the table include Radio 1 DJ and Bestival curator Rob da Bank, WOMAD festival director Chris Smith, Evolution Festival director Jim Mawdsley and Sid Sharma, founder and creative director of Shambala.

Poll

London is teeming with great music venues - both established favourites and rising stars. For our poll for this week, we want to know: which of the venues below are your personal favourites? You may pick up to three: