Festivals

Posted on Sunday, March 25th, 2012 - 5:52 pm
Last night, Saturday, March 24, Miami’s ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL (ULTRA), the world’s premier electronic music event, took the genre to the next level.  For the first time ever at ULTRA, global pop icon MADONNA appeared as a special surprise guest—the festival’s gift to their fans—to introduce the...
Posted on Friday, March 23rd, 2012 - 1:49 pm
It’s not exactly common to get a music festival over St. Patty’s Day weekend. Combine that with the rarity of having one in New Hampshire and with it being at Whaleback Mountain, a tiny little ski resort right off the highway, and you had something pretty damn unique at LIFT Fest. Sure, being a...
Posted on Friday, March 23rd, 2012 - 6:10 am
There's a lot to be said for just dropping off the grid.  I'm not talking 'move to a desert island' kind of grid dropping.. But the temporary, and temporal sort; where one's mind, body and spirit can take a break from the burdens of life. Genuine rejuvenation.  It's the reason vacations...
Posted on Thursday, March 22nd, 2012 - 1:54 pm
As the 16th Annual Suwannee Springfest kicks off at the Spirit of Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, FL, Big IV Productions is pleased to announce the lineup for the 2012 Bear Creek Music & Art Festival. Umphrey’s McGee tops the bill and is one of many artists performing two full shows over the...
Posted on Thursday, March 22nd, 2012 - 9:42 am
The inaugural Catalpa Festival is coming to New York City on July 28th + 29th 2012 from 1pm to 11pm and is lining up to be the year’s most unique and original music and lifestyle event. Taking place on the remarkable Randall’s Island, just to the Eastern side of Manhattan, the festival is set...
Posted on Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 - 5:35 am
ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL (UMF) fans are among the most active internet users on the planet and so UMF is proud to work with Google to bring the festival to the next level with the free livestream of this year’s sold-out event taking place March 23-25 at Bayfront Park in Miami. Google Play will...
Posted on Tuesday, March 20th, 2012 - 4:04 pm
The 23rd annual Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Festival will rock over Memorial Day weekend, May 26-27, at Rancho Santa Susanna Community Park, 5005 Los Angeles Ave., in Simi Valley. The festival features two full stages for each of its musical genres. Music will proceed non-stop each day from 12...
Posted on Tuesday, March 20th, 2012 - 3:32 pm
Celebrating its tenth year August 17-19, the Hoxeyville Music Festival is proud to announce this summer’s initial lineup including such diverse acts as 7 Walkers (featuring Grateful Dead original member Bill Kruetzmann), Greensky Bluegrass (2 sets Friday Night), Strange Arrangement, The Macpodz,...
Posted on Tuesday, March 20th, 2012 - 9:12 am
Summer is music festival season. Plain and simple. It’s the easiest time to travel to whatever destination and have the assurance that you will be comfortable and satisfied with variable weather conditions. July festivals do have their pitfalls on that end though, with scorching temperatures and...
Posted on Friday, March 16th, 2012 - 3:16 pm
The 12th annual Summer Camp Music Festival happening May 25-27 in Chillicothe, Illinois has announced another two dozen bands to its already packed artist lineup. In addition to the new artists on the bill, Summer Camp Music Festival is continuing its search for 2012’s ‘Summer Camp Counselor’ with...