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Umbria Jazz Festival 2016: Report From Perugia

Lina de la Torre | Posted 07.13.2016 | Arts
Lina de la Torre

There was a lull in the city of Perugia during the week leading up to the Umbria Jazz 2016 festival before the jazz fans arrived and filled the city to the brim.

Everything You Need to Know About Dana Point's New Music Festival This Summer

Juliet Schroder | Posted 07.07.2016 | Entertainment
Juliet Schroder

Looking for a hot, new music festival this summer? Check out Ohana -- a two-day festival at Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, CA. The first-annual fe...

Music Festival Guide 2016: How to Score Tickets and Travel for the Summer's Biggest Festival Events

Jesse Lawrence | Posted 07.01.2016 | Entertainment
Jesse Lawrence

The summer also boasts a handful of cost-efficient experiences for fans around the country, namely Essence Music Festival in New Orleans, Electric Zoo in New York City, and Panorama Festival, which will make its New York City debut this July.

Boogie With Friends at Woogie Weekend

Morena Duwe | Posted 07.01.2016 | Arts
Morena Duwe

From the famed event production group, the Do Lab, comes the second annual Woogie Weekend taking place at Oak Canyon Park in Silverado from July 8th-1...

How To Stay Safe At Music Festivals This Summer

Live Science | Erin Schumaker | Posted 06.29.2016 | Healthy Living

Your favorite bands aren't the only things that make headlines when summer music festival season is in full swing — each year, there are also news s...

San Francisco: Dining, Daytrippin' and Jazz

Dwight Brown | Posted 06.26.2016 | Travel
Dwight Brown

The annual San Francisco Jazz Festival is a perfect reason to come to The City by the Bay. It's also a great time to explore some cool leisure activit...

Sónar 2016: The Magic of Live Music

Sean Bradford | Posted 06.24.2016 | Travel
Sean Bradford

In Barcelona, one of the world's most culturally vibrant cities, music meets technology every year for three days in June. Sónar 2016, with an artist roster as diverse as its attendees, exemplified why it is one of the most important electronic events on the calendar.

Mud, Sweat And Tears: The Joys of Infrasound 2016

Morena Duwe | Posted 06.22.2016 | Arts
Morena Duwe

One of the most alluring aspects of music festivals is the idea of plucking live music out of the confines of clubs and arenas and plopping it into th...

Vice President Biden: Fix Your RAVE Act Law and Save Lives

Stefanie Jones | Posted 06.15.2016 | Politics
Stefanie Jones

Festival season is underway and sadly, we've already seen headlines about drug-related deaths. This summer, there's a unique opportunity to do something to help prevent these deaths.

Family, Fans & Hard Work are the Keys to Mihali Savoulidis of the Band Twiddle's Success

Taraleigh Weathers | Posted 06.14.2016 | Entertainment
Taraleigh Weathers

Twiddle is a band that has been on my radar for years. I live in their home state of Vermont and they are the talk of the town. Many of my friends ide...

This Woman Put A Game-Changing Twist On Your Average Music Festival

The Huffington Post | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 06.10.2016 | Women

There's an odd paradox in the world of music festivals -- at least 50 percent of attendees are women, yet female acts rarely grace the stage. A quick ...

6 Times Celebs Copied Kendall Jenner's Fab Festival Fashion

Wishbone App | Posted 06.08.2016 | Entertainment
Wishbone App

Kendall Jenner is literally festival fashion goals. The supermodel is such a trendsetter that even other celebrities like Vanessa Hudgens, Bella Thorn...

Words From The Nameless Ghoul of the Swedish Rock Band Ghost at Rock on the Range About the Band's Beginnings and Not Fitting Into the Landscape of Contemporary Rock

Kelly Frazier | Posted 06.07.2016 | Detroit
Kelly Frazier

(Photo Credit: Kelly Frazier) The first time hearing Ghost, you might not know what to make of them, and then when you see them, you really might no...

Festival Camping Should Not Be a Throwaway Experience

Elizabeth Glazner | Posted 06.06.2016 | Green
Elizabeth Glazner

The Bonnaroo Music + Arts Festival will present 150 performances over four days at a 700-acre farm in rural Tennessee beginning Thursday. In its 15th year, the event is one of many major corporate-owned and profitable grand-scale productions descended from Woodstock, the fabled 1969 music and arts festival.

Veteran Rapper Redman And Renowned DJ/Producer Jayceeoh Team Up, Creating An Impressive New Project 1000Volts

Melissa Mushaka | Posted 06.06.2016 | Entertainment
Melissa Mushaka

Photo By: Adam Kargenian To stamp this 1000Volts team as electrifying, is an understatement. This pair comprised of the legendary artist Redman and w...

Exploring Diversity Through Music: Atlanta Jazz Festival 2016

Vanessa Alamo | Posted 06.06.2016 | Arts
Vanessa Alamo

Summer has officially begun in the Peach state and what better way to celebrate than with a relaxing yet eclectic weekend at the park with friends and...

Michigan Bands Wilson, Citizen Zero, We Came As Romans, and Pop Evil Play Rock on the Range Festival, Show How to Break Out of Their Locale But Still Represent Their Home

Kelly Frazier | Posted 06.05.2016 | Detroit
Kelly Frazier

(Chad Nicefield of Wilson // Photo Credit: Kelly Frazier) Sometimes, even "Detroit Rock City" doesn't get the best rock music events and festivals c...

Amid Some Upcoming Changes, Boston's Only Major Festival Delivers Yet Again

Hugh McIntyre | Posted 06.03.2016 | Entertainment
Hugh McIntyre

For a city with over one million college students coming and going every year, it is surprising that Boston only has one real music festival to call i...

BottleRock Festival Claims Its Spot Under the CA Sun

Divina Infusino | Posted 06.02.2016 | San Francisco
Divina Infusino

With headliners Stevie Wonder, Florence + The Machine and Red Hot Chili Peppers, BottleRock Napa Valley has established its identity as Northern Calif...

Bob Moses, The Exceptional Duo Who Rocked Coachella 2016

Melissa Mushaka | Posted 06.02.2016 | Entertainment
Melissa Mushaka

Photo By: Akash Das To sit with the talented duo-- Bob Moses is insightful to say the least. Jimmy Vallance and Tim Howie's allure extends beyond th...

Artist Interview: Disciples

Sean Bradford | Posted 06.01.2016 | Arts
Sean Bradford

Fresh off a collaboration with one of the biggest names in electronic music (David Guetta), and prepping for a summer residency at Amnesia in Ibiza, British trio Disciples (Duvall, Gavin, and Luke), walk the line between underground and mainstream sound.

Butt Cheeks, the new Cleavage

Mara Menachem | Posted 06.01.2016 | Style
Mara Menachem

I spent three full days at Bottlerock, the music festival in Napa, California this past weekend. Music Festival Fashion is truly a microcosm of global trends.

How to Change Your Clothes to Change Your Life

Eric Wu | Posted 07.01.2016 | New York
Eric Wu

Correlation isn't causation, and I don't believe wearing a leopard print three days in a row will solve your life's problems. But making deliberate choices about what we wear is one way to explore our inner selves and desires.

Midburn 2016: Israel's Regional Burning Man

Morena Duwe | Posted 05.26.2016 | Arts
Morena Duwe

Taking place in the ancient Negev Desert of Israel during the week of June 8-12, 2016, is Midburn, the official regional event organized by the Israeli Burning Man community with 130 themed camps and 100 art installations.

5 Upcoming Music Festivals With a Unique Twist

Morena Duwe | Posted 05.27.2016 | Arts
Morena Duwe

Music festivals have become a platform for change, sharing forward-thinking and innovative ideas on sustainability, healthy living, philosophy, evolution, politics, psychonautics, and more.