From its beginnings at Strathclyde Country Park, with 17,000 music fans attending in 1994, to the lush environs of Balado in 1997, TITP has grown in size (now 85,000 capacity) and influence to become one of the most important and critically acclaimed music events on the international festival circuit. This was recently recognised when Festival Director Geoff Ellis of DF Concerts was awarded the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Awards at the UK Festival Awards.
2011 will be the Festival’s 18th year and boy has this baby grown up. The festival’s progressive attitude has seen it develop into a benchmark event, held up not only in the UK, but in Europe and beyond. Its inception has led to the development of a strong and sustained outdoor live events industry in Scotland with its model inspiring the emergence of other successful UK festivals, such as V.
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