The 2018 lineup for Sasquatch dropped this week and its eclectic to say the least The headliners are pretty consistent–you can’t get more nu-rock than Bon Iver, The National, and Modest Mouse – but the down line crew is pretty diverse. Tyler, The Creator, Anderson .Paak, and Vince Staples should satisfy the hip-hop heads. They’ve […]
Photos by Pooneh Ghana/ Written by Grace Fleisher and John Flynn Sound On Sound Festival Returns With Second Installment Last year’s inaugural Sound on Sound Festival in the Sherwood Forest, just thirty-five miles East of Austin, Texas incorporated the forest’s year-round Medieval Faire in place of Austin’s long-running Fun Fun Fun Fest. Alongside paying tribute to the […]
Flying Lotus has been keeping the material coming lately. Following the artist’s release of his take on the “Twin Peaks” cult television series theme and the Queen-sampled ‘Night Grows Pale‘, there’s now no sign he’ll be stopping anytime soon. The producer has taken to his U.S. Soundcloud and shared two new tracks , perhaps outtakes from […]
Music’s Fulcrum of Black Diversity, AFROPUNK, Released Its 2017 Lineup: SZA, Sampha, The Cool Kids, & More!
Afropunk is much more than a music festival. //AFRO As in, born of African spirit and heritage; see also black (not always), see also rhythm and color, see also other, see also underdog. PUNK// As in, rebel, opposing the simple route, imbued with a DIY ethic, looking forward with simplicity, rawness and open curiosity; […]
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 […]