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Thursday, June 26 2014

No Big Day Out for Australia Next Year

For the first time since 1998, Australia's most recognizable music festival will not be on the schedule. In what appears to be an ever-expanding live music calendar, competition for headliners, audiences, and cash is only becoming fiercer and fiercer.


Tuesday, June 24 2014

21 People You Will Definitely See at Glastonbury (infographic)

Camden's Escapade have just released a hilarious infographic detailing the sorts of people that you will be stumbling upon at this weekend's Glastonbury Festival.


Wednesday, September 25 2013

The Performance of Summertime and Regional Identity at Bumbershoot

At Bumbershoot, Seattleites pat themselves on the back with enough force to crack vertebrae, reinforcing their sense of civic and regional pride, saying to one another over and over again: this is who we are, and right now we are at our most perfect.


Friday, June 14 2013

Governors Ball 2013: Mud, Music and Finding Yeezus (Photos)

Torrential rains on the first day caused Friday to end early and left the Governors Ball grounds very very muddy. But throughout the weekend, music from Kanye, Cut Copy and several other bands made trudging through the sloppy field worthwhile.


Thursday, June 13 2013

2013 Nelsonville Music Festival

On the opening night of the 2013 Nelsonville Music Festival, several attendees reported seeing a meteor or fireball in the sky.


Wednesday, June 12 2013

Primavera Sound 2013: Days 1 and 2, Barcelona

Over the last few years, Primavera Sound has separated itself from other festivals that are similar on the surface by booking consistently interesting lineups highlighted by a handful of acts that don't just play anywhere.


Wednesday, June 5 2013

Jazz Fest 2013: Notes from the Field and Photos

New Orleans' greatest festival turned into a music-filled swamp during the two weekends of Jazz Fest 2013. It was dirty, smelly and sonically delicious -- exactly the way Jazz Fest should be.


Sunday, June 2 2013

Rock on the Range 2013: 17-19 May 2013, Columbus, OH

Rock on the Range proves there’s still a fest for those about to rock.


Tuesday, May 28 2013

Sweetlife Festival: 11 May 2013 - Washington DC

Washington, DC’s Sweetlife Festival does things a bit differently. And that is a very good thing.


Thursday, July 19 2012

Bonnaroo 2012: FSU & The Sustain U T-Shirt Drive

Bonnaroo is at the fore of sustainability in music festivals.


It’s a Classical Kind of Summer (Features) [17.Jun.11]
Taking Woodstock (Reviews) [28.Aug.09]
Three Days, Forty Years, Six Discs (Features) [16.Aug.09]
Primavera Sound: On the Beach (Features) [18.Jun.09]
Bonnaroo Day 1 (Friday, 12 June 2009) (Notes from the Road) [13.Jun.09]
The (Un)lonely Crowd (Features) [22.Mar.09]
Blip Festival 2008 (Reviews) [8.Jan.09]
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