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[FESTIVAL PREVIEW] Breaking Down Mamby on the Beach’s Eclectic Lineup

Mamby on the Beach has been a gleeful convergence of indie, pop, and dance music on Chicago’s Oakwood Beach. The festival, in only its third year of existence, is React Chicago’s most experimental event to date. This years lineup features headliners Flying Lotus, Local Natives, and MGMT. Not to mention the festival boasts a Mixmag dance tent […]

[FEST PREVIEW] Montreal’s Osheaga Festival Revealed An Extensive Lineup, Here’s The Top 10 Acts Not To Miss

The word Osheaga is said to have originated when Jacques Cartier met the Mohawks near present day Montreal. The Mohawks meaning of the word, which they pronounced, “O she ha ga”, meant people of shaking hands, and was how they described the French. From the meeting, Cartier transcribed the word as meaning large rapids, while the Mohawks went on […]

[FEST NEWS] Sasquatch! Festival Is A Beautiful Weekend; Is LiveNation Hell-bent On Ruining it?

It was winter of 2013, a particularly cold and brutal time to be in Minnesota; I was in a serious rut. Tired of my job, and rapidly losing interest in my political science degree, I reached out to the social media hive mind for an escape from the monotony (and the freezing temperatures) of St. […]