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Northside Festival 2011: Sentimentalist Magazine Hot Picks

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The 2011 L Magazine’s annual Northside Festival may not have our faves Liars and Fucked Up firing up a Greenpoint barge park this year, but there are still dizzying amounts of amazing bands to fit in this weekend, not to mention films, panels and, if it’s your thing, comedy acts.

15 Jun 2011 | More

Northside Festival on Saturday: Liars and Fucked Up at Newtown Barge Park, Brooklyn, Parenthetical Girls at Coco 66

Liars play each show as if it’s their last and never disappoint, and if you’ve caught them live this year, you might say they’ve become a sisterhood of sorts (yes, the title of their latest album, Sisterworld, says all).

28 Jun 2010 | More

Liars: Win Complete CD Catalog and Tickets to See Liars in Brooklyn, Saturday, June 26th

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Win a pair of tickets to see Liars return to their former stomping ground this weekend to headline a stellar Northside Festival bill in Brooklyn on Saturday, June 26th. The show is sure to be epic and breezy, since it’s taking place at the MetroPCS stage at a new venue called Newtown Barge Park

22 Jun 2010 | More

Lineup Announced for Raleigh’s Hopscotch Festival

The Independent Weekly has just confirmed the first Hopscotch Festival, set to take place in downtown Raleigh, NC, from September 9-11. Broken Social Scene, Panda Bear and Public Enemy are set to headline the fest that is boasting 120 bands across 10 venues.

31 Mar 2010 | 1 comment | More

SXSW 2010: Thursday, March 18

We may have arrived in Austin one day into the festival, but our first 24 hours of SXSW 2010 were almost more than we bargained for. This dilemma was aptly summarized by the singer of Fucked Up, Father Damian / Pink Eyes, when he growled to the crowd: “Hey, it’s Austin! It’s SXSW! It’s either booze or cocaine, right?”

20 Mar 2010 | 1 comment | More