The folks behind Riverside's Dickens Festival are putting on a steampunk ball! If you are in the area, and so inclined, tickets are $33. The Paper Moon portrait you can take home, by one of my favorite photographers, Star Foreman, is...Show More Summary
The first thing most folks think of when they hear “food festival” is TASTING TENTS! Sure, the tasting tents may be the most gluttonous aspect of the upcoming Atlanta Food & Wine Festival (June 2 – 5), but the real value that sets this...Show More Summary
Mads Mikkelsen, Clive Owen, and Rebecca Hall were just a few of the fancy folks at the 8th Annual Filmmakers Dinner.What's more glamorous than the Cannes Film Festival? The parties, of course. Famous folks flocked to Charles Finch's 8th Annual Filmmakers Dinner in Antibes, at Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc. It was ... More »
Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, May 14, 2016 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing. • Charlotte Dragon Boat & Asian Festival at Ramsey Creek Park • South End Hops FestivalShow More Summary
Long For The Coast From: Bristol, England In 2013 two people met at the Glastonbury Festival fell madly in love started writing songs together and formed folk duo Long For The Coast. The beautifully crafted, lyrically astute Eyes ToShow More Summary
Has Sony's publicity team hatched a new Cannes Film Festival marketing trend? Rather than wait for the event to begin, the folks behind The Angry Birds Movie are strategically aiming to get out in front of the media before heads turn towards the red carpet. Show More Summary
Governor's Ball is a little less than month away and the NYC festival has sent out wristbands to folks who bought passes. As Gothamist points out, some excited people decided to try them on already -- which is not a very good idea... Continue reading…
Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, May 7, 2016 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing. • Della Mae at NC Brewers & Music Festival at Rural Hill • Styles and Complete with special guest Crichy Crich and Warrez at Neighborhood Theatre • Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival at Symphony Park • What the F?!…
Folks with a lisp recited the iconic Star Wars phrase "May the Force Be With You," and May 4th turned into the perfect holiday, of sorts, to celebrate the legendary franchise. If you're one who gets festive about the Empire this time of year then you're likely looking for stuff to do, buy and check out.
I used to live in a coastal seaside town in the South East of England, and every year we would have a ten-day folk music festival. Ten wonderful days of sun, seagulls and morris dancers. What wasn't so wonderful was living next door to a pub which played music until the early hours of the morning. Show More Summary
Oktoberfest -- which Bavarians hail as the world's largest folk festival and have celebrated since 1810 -- is being organized this year in the shadow of troubling events. Festivalgoers will have to pass through security checks, including bag checks, at all the entrances. Show More Summary
Filmmakers, writers, producers, and actors such as Jane Fonda, Viola Davis, and more speak out against anti-LGBT legislation.
It's a chance for local acts to get their songs in front of a sizable crowd. [ more › ]
Local fans of fiddles, festivals and folk music are faced with a tough decision on Saturday.
Day two of Moontower and everyone is wasted. Like, not in a funny “haha they were wasted” way. No – these folks are getting their money’s worth of entertainment. Jokes not funny? That’s ok, we’ll just take shots! Luckily, the jokes were...Show More Summary
Over the weekend the fine folk from Larmer Tree festival held the Breakthrough Music Awards at 60 Million Postcards down in Bournemouth, where six bands from up and down the country took the stage for the chance to play at the festival. Larmer Tree Breakthrough Music Awards was originally published on The Blue Walrus.
When the smart folks at the Tribeca Film Festival locked down Joss Whedon for one of the “Directors Series” conversations of their Tribeca Talks series, they presumably chose Mark Ruffalo to conduct the conversation due to the Avengers actor’s proximity to Whedon’s working methods (and, y’know, to sell a few more tickets). But the duo’s […]
Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, April 16, 2016 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing. • 2nd Annual Craft Beer and Burger Festival at AvidXchange Music Factory • Record Store...Show More Summary
The first entry in our doom-drenched Roadburn Festival diary sees Misþyrming, Hexvessel, and HELL come out on top.
Allumette, a lovely animated feature by Penrose Studios, illustrates why virtual reality film should be taken just as seriously as traditional film. The folks at Sundance and the Tribeca Film Festival have already figured this out — both festivals showcased virtual reality this year. But in such early days, the quality of each VR experience varies wildly from project […]