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What's up, readers? Kris Kish here - Founder and Editor-in-Chief of The Sights and Sounds. Been doing this music writing thing for 7+ years and loving every opportunity it's brought along. Shoot me an email if you have any suggestions for the website, comments, or if you just want to chat. Cheers!

[EVENT NEWS] XLIVE 2016: What Happens In Vegas Won’t Stay In Vegas (We Hope)

There are some big things about to go down in Vegas, and despite the cliched catchphrase in the title, XLIVE 2016 is setting the foundation to transform the live event space as we know it – and that information needs to be spread far and wide. Transcending everything from festival, music, and film to culinary, […]

[PREMIERE] Victorien – “Nomad”

Intriguing sounds. Mystifying aromas. Enchanting eyes from behind closed doors. Stories of adventure and daring that captivate the mind and baffle the senses. Our contemporary view of the nomad is mysterious, an ever-changing adventure tinged with moments of heightened awareness and omnipresent danger. Walk down the street, you neighborhood nomad. Take in your culture, revel […]

[PREMIERE] TOLMAN – “Chaperone”

Last year, a good friend of mine gave me some great advice. Riffing off an old proverb she told me, “Sometimes the most selfless thing you can do is be selfish. You see, how can you give back your best self to the world when your cup is empty? There’s nothing to share. Your cup […]

[QUICK MIX – BASS] Bassnectar Takes Over Insomniac’s Night Owl Radio

Quick Mix. A no fuss curation of superb, long-format mixes so you can get straight to the music you love. Time to get the crew together and have an old school listening party. You know the ones – no tv, no Facebook, just a loud sound system in your basement and your best friends jamming […]

[PHOTO RECAP] Here Are 30+ Photos From Symbiosis Gathering 2015 You Never Saw!

As flocks of festival goers swarm to Northern California this week for Symbiosis Gathering’s 11th year, we dug back into our archives and found a fistful of photos that didn’t make the cut from our galleries last year. To get you psyched up for the transformational fest this year, we are finally letting these 30+ […]