Tom Hatton announces the Apple Music Festival London 2015 this year. Artists include Florence and the Machine, Pharrel Williams, Chemical Brothers and Mumford & Sons. Listen to iTunes Radio for coverage of the festival from the Roundhouse, London.
The Apple Music Festival (formerly known as the iTunes Festival) is a music concert series held by Apple Computer, Inc.; first held in 2007. Free tickets are given to Apple Music, iTunes and YPlan users and fans, who live in the United Kingdom, through localized prize draws. Performances are also streamed live and available to view afterwards, free of charge, for a limited time on Apple Music, iTunes and Apple TV.
In London, the Apple Music Festival has become an annual music festival which takes place in September at The Roundhouse art centre in Camden Town.
The series made its United States debut with five days of free performances at the Moody Theater in March 2014, alongside the South by Southwest (SXSW) music showcase in Austin, Texas.
In August 2015, the iTunes Festival was rebranded as the Apple Music Festival. – Wikipedia Jan 2016.
Apple announced that Pharrell Williams, One Direction, Florence + The Machine and Disclosure were among the headliners at the 2015 Apple Music™ Festival at London’s Roundhouse in September 2015. Apple broadcasted performances to music fans around the world for free, which can be viewed live and on-demand on Apple Music. The Apple Music Festival lets fans get even closer to their favorite performers with coverage on Beats 1℠ alongside backstage news and footage straight from the artists on Apple Music Connect. – Apple.com
Here Tom announces Ellie Goulding to a packed Round House crowd in Camden, London. Elena Jane “Ellie” Goulding is an English singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. In December 2015, she received her first Grammy Award nomination for Best Pop Solo Performance for her single “Love Me like You Do”
Tom Hatton also announced the VH1 You Oughta Know Artist of the Year Award in 2014. He has also been on the Red carpet several times this year, interviewing music industry movers and shakers.