Events
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Twang to Trombones: Top 20 Picks for AmericanaFest 2017

Twang to Trombones: Top 20 Picks for AmericanaFest 2017

By Sloane Spencer

12 Sep 2017 // 8:35 AM

When Wynonna and Lee Ann Womack drag queen impersonators are NOT the highlight of the night, you know you need to be at these shows. AmericanaFest has something for every music fan....

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Newport Folk Festival 2017 Hit All the Right Notes

By Sachyn Mital

8 Aug 2017 // 8:03 AM

A great weekend at Newport includes watching talented, diverse performers, participating in a protest song sing-along and maybe a lobster roll....

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//News

X Ambassadors' Cayuga Sound Fest Breaks Ground In Ithaca Saturday>

The Roots, Margaret Glaspy, K. Flay and more join X Ambassadors for their inaugural Cayuga Sound Fest on September 23rd....

The Meadows Festival to Bring Gorillaz, M.I.A., Run the Jewels and More to NYC>

Budapest’s Sziget Festival to Celebrate Its 25th Anniversary in Style>

U2 at Soldier Field: Still Searching for Answers at 'Joshua Tree'>

//Blogs

Stevie Wonder Takes a Knee as Green Day and Others Also Speak Out at Global Citizen Festival

// Notes from the Road

"The 2017 Global Citizen Festival's message for social action was amplified by Stevie Wonder and many other incredible performers and notable guests.

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Features
When Wynonna and Lee Ann Womack drag queen impersonators are NOT the highlight of the night, you know you need to be at these shows. AmericanaFest has something for every music fan. [12 September 17 // 3:35 AM]
A great weekend at Newport includes watching talented, diverse performers, participating in a protest song sing-along and maybe a lobster roll. [8 August 17 // 3:03 AM]
Columns
Alternative Rock Cultures
As the recent Lawrence Field Day Festival illustrates, indie rock may be artistically benefiting from an increasingly marginalized status in the music world. [26 July 17 // 10:00 PM]
Clearly Canadian
Every day elite policymakers throughout America make the same arrogant blunders as the Fyre Festival organizers did, and their mistakes can be seen in a drive through most inner cities. [3 May 17 // 9:00 PM]
Tour Dates
//Mixed media

//Blogs

Authenticity Issues and the New Intimacies

// Marginal Utility

"The social-media companies have largely succeeded in persuading users of their platforms' neutrality. What we fail to see is that these new identities are no less contingent and dictated to us then the ones circumscribed by tradition; only now the constraints are imposed by for-profit companies in explicit service of gain.

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