[FESTIVAL RECAP] North Coast Closes Out The 2014 Chicago Festival Season With a Bang!

[FESTIVAL RECAP] North Coast Closes Out The 2014 Chicago Festival Season With a Bang!

  Labor Day weekend is most often associated with end of summer, but for the fifth year in a row Chicago’s best consolation has been North Coast Music Festival located in the west loop’s Union Park. Characterized by veteran hip-hop acts, EDM superstars and a plethora of indie acts and jam bands this year has […]

[PLAYLIST] – NORTH COAST MUSIC FESTIVAL 2014 PREVIEW

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  Crafted by James Kabat and Kavi S. Still nursing hangovers from Lolla, Chicago is about descend in droves upon West Loop’s Union Park. Well, maybe descend is too strong a verb. They’ll slink their way on the L, shushing teenagers for the temerity to raise their voice an octave above a whisper. That is […]

[TICKET GIVEAWAY] Win 3-Day Passes To North Coast Music Festival 2014!

[TICKET GIVEAWAY] Win 3-Day Passes To North Coast Music Festival 2014!

  The end of summer is nearly upon us and while that may be difficult to deal with given the season, it means we still have one thing left to look forward to in the midwest. North Coast Music Festival is set to return Friday, August 29th, through Sunday, August 31st to celebrate it’s 5th […]

[FESTIVAL NEWS] North Coast Music Festival Announces 2014 Lineup

[FESTIVAL NEWS] North Coast Music Festival Announces 2014 Lineup

 Photo credit: Joshua Mellin North Coast Music Festival, Chicago’s self-proclaimed “Last Stand” is celebrating it’s 5th anniversary this year as it announces one of the biggest lineups we’ve seen to date. Even as Chicago is still experiencing it’s annual thaw into summer, ‘Coasties’ are already looking to the end of August as NCMF continues to […]

[EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW] Rebelution Talks Reggae and Reincarnation at North Coast Music Festival

[EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW] Rebelution Talks Reggae and Reincarnation at North Coast Music Festival

  Reading music:   Like most performing musicians, Santa Barbara-based group Rebelution are no stranger to life on the road. Having just completed a summer long, headlining tour across the United States, dubbed the “Good Vibes Summer Tour” – which included acts such as Matisyahu, Collie Buddz, Zion-I and John Brown’s Body – Rebelution is […]

[EXCLUSIVE] Interview with Rising Star Manic Focus at North Coast Music Festival

[EXCLUSIVE] Interview with Rising Star Manic Focus at North Coast Music Festival

  Reading music: Minnesota born, Chicago-based producer/DJ Manic Focus is the musical embodiment of John “JmaC” McCarten that is quickly breaking the bounds of typical electronic music. Being classically-trained on piano at an early age, his musical talents have brought him through the realms of hip-hop and electronic music, having now evolved into the dynamic, […]

[FESTIVAL COVERAGE] Chicago’s North Coast Music Festival 2013

[FESTIVAL COVERAGE] North Coast Music Festival 2013

  Labor Day Weekend in Chicago marked the 4th anniversary for the self-proclaimed “Summer’s Last Stand” as North Coast Music Festival took over Union Park as thousands of festival goers geared up for three days of music and good vibes. With eclectic headlining acts ranging from Wu Tang Clan to Purity Ring and everything in […]

[FESTIVAL COVERAGE] North Coast Music Festival Aftershow: Rebelution & Ojo de Buey at House Of Blues

[FESTIVAL COVERAGE] North Coast Music Festival Aftershow: Rebelution at House Of Blues

  Written by: Tobias Odusanya North Coast brought music-lovers and performers of an awesome variety to Chicago’s Union Park last weekend. After the collective of ravers, jammers, bassheads, and funksters enjoyed an incredible day of great tunes at the festival on Saturday, many of the best times were still yet to come. Festival goers reluctantly […]

[FESTIVAL PLAYLIST] The Sights and Sounds’ 2013 North Coast Music Festival Playlist

[FESTIVAL COVERAGE] North Coast Music Festival 2013

  So it’s the end of August and in the States that unfortunately means that festival season is slowly coming to an end. However, if you live in the Midwest (or even if you don’t) there is always one more festival to look forward to before closing out the season. North Coast Music Festival, also […]

[TICKET GIVEAWAY] Win 3-Day Passes to North Coast Music Festival

[TICKET GIVEAWAY] Win 3-Day Passes to North Coast Music Festival

  North Coast Music Festival is just around the corner, and if you haven’t had a chance to make a music festival this summer, now is your chance to go for FREE! Hang out for 3 days in Chicago’s beautiful Union Park as you jam out to acts such as Big Gigantic, Passion Pit, Wu […]

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