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Hi there! Founder and Editor-in-Chief of The Sights and Sounds. Been doing this music writing thing for most my life in one way or another and loving every opportunity it's brought along. Shoot me an email if you have any suggestions for the website, comments, or if you just want to chat. Cheers!

CRSSD Returns, Announces Phase One Lineup for Fall 2019 Festival

CRSSD Festival has announced the phase one lineup for its Fall 2019 event, taking place September 28th-29th. CRSSD 2019 will feature Portugal. The Man, Hot Chip, KAYTRANADA, FISHER, MK, Richie Hawtin, Artbat, Polo & Pan, Friendly Fires, SG Lewis, Shiba San B2B Walker & Royce, Eli & Fur, Tiger & Woods, Derrick Carter B2B Mark […]

The Countdown to Electric Forest Festival 2019 is Officially Underway and We Can’t Wait!

With anxious anticipation and eager excitement, the countdown to Electric Forest festival is officially underway. Less than 30 days remain until the festival’s annual celebration in Rothbury, Michigan- The event takes place from June 27th-June 30th. There are many events to choose from this summer, but Electric Forest is absolutely unmissable. It is often referred […]

LIB 2019: Same Lightning, Different Bottle

Lightning In A Bottle 2019 has had a set change, but The Do Lab’s dedication to magic and art has ensured that the Lightning we know and love hasn’t gone anywhere. The location reset forced LIB to take a fresh look at the what makes their festival so great, and in the process knocked it […]

Walking Through a Desert Hearts Crowd – A Familiar Portal

Wrapping up its annual spring festival, the dust of Desert Hearts is finally settling as attendees reflect on the experience. Photos & words by: Lizzie Rose Cars are unpacked, steam rises from long indulgent post festival showers, and life begins to return back to normal. What doesn’t fade so easily, is the energy and inspiration […]

Fortress Fest: Deep in the Heart of Fort Worth, Texas

This past weekend, Fortress Festival, a multi-genre music festival threw down in the Fort Worth, Texas heat. The third-annual boutique festival pulled out the stops to create an experience celebrating music, art, and culture. Still in its early stages, Fortress Festival has hosted more than 20,000 total attendees in its first two years. Since its inception, […]