[END OF YEAR] No Nonsense: The Best Hip-Hop Of 2014

[END OF YEAR] No Nonsense: The Best Hip-Hop Of 2014

  I’ve always been a fan of hip-hop and rap. The production and originality grabbed me from the get-go. The fact that it was a simple two-part recipe, a beat and a lyricist, always amazed me, because the result was always the same, true art born from thoughts on the mind put to rhythm. I […]

[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 […]

[TICKET GIVEAWAY] Win 3-Day Passes To The Hudson Project Music Festival

[TICKET GIVEAWAY] Win 3-Day Passes To The Hudson Project Music Festival

  In just about one month we’ll be together at Winston Farm for the very first Hudson Project Music Festival! If you’re not excited about the prospect of running around the ’94 Woodstock grounds listening to acts such as Modest Mouse, The Flaming Lips, Big Gigantic, Excision, Moby, and many others, then perhaps it’s just […]

[FESTIVAL NEWS] The Hudson Project Announces It’s Inaugural Lineup With Bassnectar, The Flaming Lips, Kendrick Lamar & More!

[FESTIVAL NEWS] The Hudson Project Announces It's Inaugural Lineup

  There’s a new music festival coming to the northeast, and with it’s super stacked inaugural lineup, you can bet this event will be a mainstay for years to come. The first ever Hudson Project Music and Arts Festival will take place in Saugerties, New York this July on the same 800-acre plot of land […]

[FESTIVAL COVERAGE] Hangout Music Festival 2013: Day 2 Playlist

[FESTIVAL COVERAGE] Hangout Music Festival 2013: Day 2 Playlist

  The Sights and Sounds has been invited to cover the 2013 Hangout Music and Arts Festival in Gulf Shores, Alabama and as part of our coverage of the event, and in an effort to continually bring you the best in new and great music, we will be running a series highlighting the artists set […]

[NEWS] Bonnaroo 2013 Lineup Announced

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  The 2013 Bonnaroo Lineup has just been announced during a live YouTube event hosted by ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic. Paul McCartney, Tom Petty, ZZ Top, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Wilco, Mumford & Sons, Of Monsters & Men, Pretty Lights, Wu-Tang Clan, Billy Idol and The xx are among the top acts booked to perform at […]

[NEWS] Lollapalooza 2013 Lineup Leak

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  Lollapalooza is one of the biggest music festivals in the country. Annually selling thousands of ticket to swarming masses of music lovers, Lolla has become one of the premiere festivals for those looking to get a taste of everything from indie to EDM. And as such a high ranking festival, there is always speculation […]

[POP] The Lonely Island – “YOLO” (ft. Adam Levine & Kendrick Lamar)

The Lonely Island - YOLO (feat. Adam Levine & Kendrick Lamar)

  Andy Samberg and The Lonely Island crew are back with another absolutely hilarious pop parody music video revolving around the popular acronym “YOLO” featuring the chorus by Adam Levine and a slick verse with Kendrick Lamar. Already up to a few million views, this is going to be another massive track for the group, […]