Damien Chazelle’s La La Land made quite a splash Tuesday at its Venice Film Festival premiere. More than a month after the release of its striking debut trailer, the ’50s-inspired, contemporary-set musical screened for critics and audiences to a rapturous response, with even the word “masterpiece” being thrown around. Show More Summary
The Oscar-nominated actress opens up about her magical, crowd-pleasing musical at the Venice Film Festival.
The Venice Film Festival opens Wednesday evening — with the time difference, depending on when you’re reading this, it may have opened already — with “La La Land,” a romantic musical comedy starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone. If all goes as planned, I should be arriving Thursday. Founded in 1932, this is the oldest film
Happy Tuesday. If you're going to North Coast Music Festival this weekend, enjoy Union Park and all the phenomenal acts you'll see there, such as Jamila Woods. For the rest of us, there are a few club shows we should attend. From a stacked Subterranean lineup of underground talents to a North Coast...
Over the weekend, the annual Trillectro music festival took over Washington, D.C. As expected, it was a who’s who in attendance, as musicians, creatives and fans alike all flocked to the event. Here we showcase some candid happenings from the festival, featuring the likes of Rae Sremmurd, Lil Uzi Vert, 40oz Van, YesJulz and more. […]
Yesterday, several sources in the music industry told Pitchfork that the annual CMJ Music Marathon would not be taking place as usual this year. The CMJ website and social media accounts have not been updated since June. When asked for...Show More Summary
10 Things You Should Take a Chance On at Bumbershoot by Todd Hamm O nce the only major arts and culture festival in the city, Bumbershoot is now one of many mass gatherings in our neck of the woods. Though it has musical rivals in Sasquatch!...Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: In quick succession Hollywood’s six month awards season gets into official gear with the Venice, Telluride and Toronto Film Festivals kicking things off beginning with the Venice FF Opening Night film on Wednesday, La La Land, writer/director Damien Chazelle’s stunning musical romance starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone. Show More Summary
A month of events kicks off on August 31, including two music festivals and other ways to showcase local artists, creators, and entrepreneurs. [ more › ]
It’s just like 1986 all over again. Bob Weir, The Cure, Axl Rose, Death Cab For Cutie and The Arcade Fire are among those featured in a new series of limited-edition Garbage Pail Kids stickers celebrating the summer music festival season. Show More Summary
FKA twigs headlined the final night of Pitchfork Music Festival in Chicago’s Union Park this year. The multi-hyphenate performer did a set spanning her career to date, including “Water Me,” “Pendulum,” “Glass & Patron,” “Two Weeks,” and more. Show More Summary
As previously reported in The Inquisitr, Ohio duo Twenty One Pilots are one of rock music’s hottest tickets at present. With their mix of hip-hop and alternative rock and a growing reputation for their outlandish and exciting live performances, Twenty One Pilots are scaling hitherto undreamed of heights. Show More Summary
Close out the summer with three nights of music at the Labor Day Weekend Music Festival at the Historic Lincoln Theatre, presented by the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, September 2 - 4 at 7:00pm each night. [ more › ]
Summer may be on its way out the door, but Topps has decided to celebrate the waning music festival season with a whole mess of limited edition Garbage Pail Kids sticker carders. The limited edition American As Apple Pie: Best Of The Fest series, only available this week, features demented little versions of festival headliners […]
Topps have released a new series of Garbage Pail Kids stickers that parody 2016’s music festival headliners, the Future Heart points out. Radiohead, Arcade Fire, Beck, Morrissey, Guns N’ Roses, the Cure, Death Cab for Cutie, Dead & Company, the...Show More Summary
The most important music festival in Brooklyn was bursting with good energy.
In this installment we cover the waterfront: a new music festival, an up and coming band and Spotify’s latest challenges. Wilderado has migrated to LA like so many other hopefuls. Newlytrimmed to a quartet, now with a pair of Okies and a pair of Texans,Wilderado played a couple sets at the [...]
What does blackness at Afropunk mean to you? That’s what the Cut asked the crowd at the annual Brooklyn music festival that celebrated its 12th year last weekend. Under a backdrop of sounds from the likes of Janelle Monáe, Tyler the Creator, and George Clinton, attendees filled Commodore Barry Park ... More »
Street style varies wildly from festival to festival, nevertheless, the thousands of devout attendees of summer music events tend to adopt dress codes that align with the spirit of a particular festival. For Coachella there’s never been a shortage of flower crowns, crochet tops and cut-off shirts — clearly there’s something of a nouveau hippie spirit […]