Twenty People Were Arrested On The First Day Of The Festival.
A monthlong pop-up shop that opened its doors at the northwest corner of Hollywood Boulevard and Highland Avenue on Friday – the same day the Rolling Stones released their first studio album in a decade – is adding a touch of festival flair to the music merchandise business. The 17,000 square feet...
Here we lend a helping hand to independent and DIY artists, providing tips on how to drive fan traffic on social media, the best way to promote one's band to venues and festivals, define their own personal strategy, and much, much more. Drive Traffic With These 5 Killer Social Media...
I'd given up on music festivals. I went to Pitchfork Music Festival for six or seven years, I've been to Lollapalooza and Summerfest, to LouFest, and as a grown man, I've more or less felt like I've seen it all. That is, until the 2017 Primavera Sound lineup dropped. Like, OK, let's examine what is more or less a dream lineup here. Aphex Twin? Sold. Say no more.
Live concert video streams - from D.IY. (StageIt, Facebook Live) to 360 and virtual reality productions - are poised to explode in 2017. Now LiveXLive, KAOS Connect and Screenvision Media are partnering to broadcast music festivals to local movie theaters. __________________________________ Content company Loton Corp's LiveXLive subsidiary has partnered with...
Treefort Music Fest is an annual music and arts festival featuring nearly 400 bands plus film, art, comedy, yoga, and more across multiple venues in downtown Boise in March. Conceived in 2012 as an extension of the momentum in the Boise...Show More Summary
Damien Chazelle’s romantic musical La La Land has been considered an awards favorite since it debuted at the Venice Film Festival earlier this year. Now it’s starting to make good on that promise by garnering 12 nominations from the Critics’ Choice Awards, including ones for Best Picture and Best Director. Show More Summary
A comedy music festival, lots of holiday spirit and the roast of Darth Vader.
Following up yesterday’s coverage of the Clockenflap Music and Arts Festival in Hong Kong, we now take a closer look at what attendee’s wore to the three-day jamboree, which featured musical performances from BADBADNOTGOOD, Sigur Rós, Yuna, Hyukoh, London Grammar, Blood Orange, M.I.A., Crystal Castles, Sekai No Owari, SBTRKT and the Chemical Brothers. With a mixed […]
The Sundance Film Festival has just announced the U.S. Competition, World Competition, and NEXT portions of its 2017 lineup, and there’s a lot for music fans to appreciate. The Beastie Boys’ Adam “Ad-Rock” Horovitz, who previously acted in Noah Baumbach’s 2014 film While We’re Young, is starring in Alex Ross Perry’s Golden Exits, the Jesus […]
The Chicago theater community will again produce a wide array of holiday plays, musicals, ballets and comedies in 2016, all to put you in a festive mood. Find the entire list of holiday offerings below!
Robotics and 3D by day, music festival by night; this could be the only outdoor gig where you’ll fight for laptop charger space It’s 10am and a selection of Australian alpha nerds are emerging from their tents in a former campground outside Ballan in country Victoria. Show More Summary
In the midst of festival announcement rolling around during this holiday period – some good/some bad – we can always count on Wanee Music Festival to hit a homer. Wanee Music Festival will return to the Spirit of the Suwanee in LiveShow More Summary
The La La Land cast has something new to sing about. The Capri Hollywood International Film Festival said today that Damien Chazelle’s musical starring Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling will receive its Best Ensemble Acting Award and screen January 1 at the 21st annual event. J.K. Show More Summary
You’ve probably heard of MDMA, the party drug that’s been a favorite of music festival goers and ravers for years. Better known by the names Molly, Ecstasy, or just simply “X,” MDMA causes […]
One of the most consistently awesome music festivals in the world, Primavera Sound happens every spring in Barcelona and they just announced the unsurprisingly killer 2017 lineup, including Arcade Fire, Frank Ocean, Bon Iver, The xx, Aphex Twin, Grace Jones, Slayer, Solange, Van Morrisson and tons more... Continue reading…
For independent artists looking to promote their music online to venues and festivals, the sheer variety of choices can often make it challenging for artists to know how to best channel their online presence for positive results. Here we examine how determine which yes the most success. ____________________________ Guest post...
The decades-long tradition of theRockefeller Center Christmas Tree lighting draws thousands to the New York City plazaand millions to their TVs every year. With festive musical performances, synchronized high-kicking by the Radio City Rockettes and finally the grand illumination of the towering tree, it's no wonder why so many see [...]
Since premiering at the fall’s festival triad of Venice, Toronto and Telluride –the latter where two-time Oscar winner Tom Hanks interrupted his own Sully Q&A to praise Damien Chazelle’s original Hollywood musical— La La Land has been considered an awards season lock in several categories. Show More Summary
Before there was the Apple Music Festival, there was the US Festival: a sprawling, Woodstock-style music event hosted by Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak. Boasting performances ranging from the Grateful Dead and the Ramones to The Kinks...Show More Summary