[PHOTO RECAP] The Hudson Project Music Festival 2014

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The Hudson Project, which took place over 3-days in early August, featured a multi-genre assortment of musical acts – including Modest Mouse, Moby, The Flaming Lips, and (almost) Bassnectar – artisanal food-cart offerings, and the idea that good vibes were to be in full supply. Held at the Winston Farms in Saugerties, NY, The Hudson […]

[FESTIVAL RECAP] TomorrowLand 2014 Brings The World Together Through Music

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“It’s not about where you’re from it’s about having a good time and listening to awesome music.” “When a moment becomes a memory, it can last for an eternity.” “The unity experienced here will radiate around the globe.” “ALAN!?” “STEVE!?” All of the above are words I heard spoken around me during the fantasy that […]

[FESTIVAL RECAP] Seven Reasons Why Electric Zoo Was Still Awesome

[FESTIVAL RECAP] Seven Reasons Why Electric Zoo Was Still Awesome

Despite the third day cancellation, here are Seven Things that were still awesome about Electric Zoo 2014. 1. Nicky Romero’s Set Lately there’s been a bit of a creative lull in main stage sets from many major artists. Not Nicky Romero. Not at EZoo. He’s always been good, but Friday night, he murdered it, taking […]

[FESTIVAL RECAP] There’s Nothing Like Electronic Family: Amsterdam – From The Star Of The 2014 After Movie

One Life, One Passion, One Family When you attend a mainstream “EDM” music festival you get every kind of human imaginable in attendance: people who have been recently introduced to the scene, veterans, people who go for the experience, people who are there solely to do drugs and party, people that go to feel apart […]

[CONCERT REVIEW] Feed Me Lit Up The Aragon

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It wasn’t all that long ago that Feed Me brought his Psychedelic Journey Tour (along with his infamous teeth) through our hometown of Chicago. Leading up to this highly anticipated performance, I had some minor concerns about The Aragon’s ability to bring in a packed house. Having said that, the turnout for this event was […]

[FESTIVAL RECAP] How To Have The Best Time Of Your Life At Summer Set Music Festival

[FESTIVAL RECAP] How To Have The Best Time Of Your Life At Summer Set Music Festival

ARTISTS Summer Set went hard. The weather was good, the vibes were great, and the artists were on their A game. A couple shows are still solidly glued to my memories – Bassnectar, The Floozies, Chromeo, Flux Pavilion, RL Grime, and Captain Murphy, better known as Flying Lotus. It’s hard to pick a favorite act […]

[FESTIVAL NEWS] TomorrowWorld Unveils 2014 Theme And Massive Volcano Main Stage

[FESTIVAL NEWS] TomorrowWorld Unveils 2014 Theme And Massive Volcano Main Stage

2013 marked the debut showcase for the globetrotting EDM fest known as TomorrowWorld. Showcasing the biggest names in the industry performing on some of the biggest, most intricate stage you’ve ever laid eyes on, the festival raised the bar for future events everywhere. As TomorrowWorld prepares to kick-off its second edition this September, one of […]

[FESTIVAL PREVIEW] Las Vegas Gambles And Wins With Life Is Beautiful

[FESTIVAL PREVIEW] Las Vegas Gambles And Wins With Life Is Beautiful

Downtown Las Vegas used to be known for a few things. Cheap booze, cheap shrimp cocktail, and all the garish Schadenfreude you could want. It was the counterweight to the other end of Las Vegas Boulevard… where the Strip was the glitter, Downtown was the gutter. Over the past few years, Tony Hsieh and other […]

[Concerts & Festivals] Infrasound: Oscillation (Chicago)

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With Infrasound: Equinox just under a month away, now is the time to pick up the slack and grab yourself a ticket. After attending the first installment of Infrasound earlier in the summer, I have nothing but glowing things to say about this first-class festival. However, for any of us (especially Chicago folks) not able […]

[EVENT RECAP] You Take Xanax? I Take Trance: Future Sounds of Egypt 350 takes over New York City at historic Hammerstein Ballroom

[EVENT RECAP] You take Xanax? I take Trance: Future Sounds of Egypt 350 takes over New York City at historic Hammerstein Ballroom

What do you do when you have a bad week? Maybe you work out like a fiend, or perhaps you find your solace in the nearest pint of Häagen-Dazs. Or, maybe you just go straight for the vodka and call it a day. But if you’re on this site I’m guessing you are like me, […]