Recent Articles in Festivals

Austin City Limits 2011 Festival Announces Lineup

post image

It’s the 10th Anniversary of the Austin City Limits Festival and the line-up for the September 16-18 event has been revealed. Here are a few of the seminal acts: Stevie Wonder, Arcade Fire, Kanye West, Coldplay, My Morning Jacket…

17 May 2011 | More

Digitalism Shares New Remix of “2 Hearts” from June’s ‘I Love You, Dude’ and Plot Summer Tour

post image

This weekend, Digitalism generously shared a new remix of their track “2 Hearts” from their new album, ‘I Love You, Dude’, being released June 21st on V2/Cooperative Music/Downtown Records. The band will also be headlining the HARD tour this August, sharing the stage with Caspa, Destructo, Jack Beats and Gesaffelstein.

16 May 2011 | More

Escape to New York Festival Announces Main Acts, from Patti Smith to The Psychedelic Furs

post image

Escape to New York Festival, the first annual art, music and interactive performance weekend taking place August 5th through 7th near Southampton, NY, and created by the founder of the UK’s Secret Garden Party, has announced their Friday and Saturday line-ups, a hefty blend of timeless musicians and summery greats.

11 May 2011 | More

Head to Texas for Austin Psych Fest 4 This Weekend

post image

This year’s Austin Psych Fest 4 spirals into Austin, Texas at the iconic, riverside Seaholm Power Plant this weekend, April 29 – May 1, 2011, curated and hosted by The Black Angels and The Reverberation Appreciation Society.

28 Apr 2011 | More

Escape to New York Fest Comes to Southampton, NY for First Time, August 5 through 7, 2011

post image

What’s said to be one of the UK’s most eccentric and celebrated festivals, The Secret Garden Party UK, is bringing the first ESCAPE TO NEW YORK, a music and lifestyle festival, to Shinnecock Nation tribal land, adjacent to the tony Long Island town of Southampton for the first time this summer, August 5th through 7th, 2011.

26 Apr 2011 | More

Electro Goodness at Hard Summer Music Festival, August 6th, 2011 in Los Angeles

post image

Summer life is easy! The lineup couldn’t be any more stunning at the fourth annual Hard Summer Music Festival, which in 2010, the LA Times coined as “the safest place on earth”, now to take place on August 6th, 2011 for one night only in the downtown Los Angeles State Historic Park.

19 Apr 2011 | More

The Village Voice’s 4Knots Music Festival to Take Over For Annual Siren Festival

post image

The Village Voice has produced the Siren Music Festival at Coney Island, NY for ten strong years and this year, it’s time to shake things up. In 2011, The Village Voice will launch the inaugural 4Knots Music Festival, on Saturday, July 16th at the South Street Seaport.

15 Apr 2011 | 2 comments | More

The Creators Project Takes On Coachella with Visual Collaborations from Interpol, Animal Collective and Arcade Fire

post image

The Creators Project, a cultural and technological alliance between Vice and Intel which supports and fosters the work of upcoming artists worldwide, has partnered with Coachella to make the music festival experience that much more fantastical, futuristic and grand.

10 Apr 2011 | More

UK’s Reading and Leeds Festival Tickets on Sale Tonight

post image

It’s the first day of spring, and already, SXSW has passed and we’re looking ahead to festival season around the globe. Reading and Leeds, the iconic British festivals who brought back The Libertines last year, will begin selling tickets tonight at 7:15 in the UK (GMT).

21 Mar 2011 | More

The Drums Tour the World This Spring and Summer

post image

Pop geniuses The Drums took on the world in 2010 and now are set for the next spring and summer festival season…

17 Mar 2011 | More