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[FESTIVAL REVIEW] Cultivating Passion: SXM Festival Is The Caribbean’s Musical Nirvana

//SPIRITUAL PARADISE IN THE HEART OF THE CARRIBEAN// SXM Festival, in only its second year, exceeded expectations entirely and successfully fused breathtaking landscapes with some of the globes most renowned DJs. Such a fusion led to the formation of the Caribbean’s own techno nirvana. The festival oozes authenticity. From the festival’s organizers, to the musicians, and […]

[FESTIVAL] SXM IN ST. MARTIN: ETHEREAL MUSIC IN PARADISE

SXM FESTIVAL: ETHEREAL MUSIC IN PARADISE With BPM Festival gone, SXM in St. Martin looks to be the ethereal paradise that devoted techno fans around the globe are jouncing for. We covered the news of BPM’s demise and SXM’s ascension earlier in the month. But here at The Sights and Sounds we’re more than a news source, […]

[FESTIVAL PREVIEW] The Top 5 Reasons We Are Going To SXM Festival This Year

The debut of SXM Music Festival last year was a tremendous success. The St. Martin music festival features sandy beaches, a wide range of talent, and a plethora of techno-obsessed festival goers. Last year we saw Dubfire, Patrick Topping, and Jamie Jones take the stage in the middle of the carribean. “It was our hope to […]

[FEST NEWS] You Won’t Believe The Lineup Lightning In A Bottle Just Released

Grab your harem pants, pack up the palo santo, and stock up on sunscreen – Lightning In A Bottle has just dropped their 2017 lineup and, as in years past, it is absolutely stacked with talent. Lightning In A Bottle’s parents, The Do LaB, has just announced the twelfth edition of the Lightning in a […]

[FESTIVAL/PHOTO RECAP] My Beautiful And Profound Movement Experience

  “What he had yearned to embrace was not the flesh but a downy spirit, a spark, the impalpable angel that inhabits the flesh.”  ~ Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Wind, Sand and Stars, 1939, translated from French by Lewis Galantière   For the majority of my Detroit visit and for a second year in a row, […]