MEDIA: Music mags at Glastonbury and Ibiza

Emap Performance has unveiled its editorial plans for coverage of two of the summer's most high-profile music events, at Glastonbury and in Ibiza.

Q Magazine will produce a daily paper for three days at the Somerset festival.

Titled Q's Glastonbury Times, a print run of 60,000 will be distributed free on Friday, Saturday and Sunday mornings. Q editor Danny Eccleston will be on-site overseeing the paper's production.

Q4music.com will provide news and reviews while QTV, the 24-hour digital channel, will also cover the event live.

The editorial team of Mixmag, Emap's dance magazine, has outlined plans to provide an SMS service on Ibiza between 1 June and 30 September. A minimum of nine news messages a week will be sent to clubbers who sign up.

A distribution deal with Spanish new media company Muchos Media means June's Mixmag, put together by acting editor Viv Craske, will be distributed at Ibiza airport.

Kerrang!, Emap's heavy metal weekly, will be co-sponsoring a stage and providing an SMS messaging service at the one-day rock festival Ozzfest later this month.

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