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10 Reasons You Can’t Miss Northern Nights This Year

Northern Nights festival takes place in Northern California from July 14th to 16th this year. This incredible festival features picturesque landscapes, an epic lineup, and some of the best vibes around - it's not to miss! Check out these ten reasons we think you should head to Humboldt County this July.   1. You’d miss the Living Legends Perform as a full group for the first[...] Read more >>

Elements Lakewood Festival: A One-Of-A-Kind East Coast Cultural Immersion

All across the world, tiny festivals pop up that feature local talent. A few hundred people show up, mostly regulars who frequent the underground circuit in their city, and they enjoy themselves for a weekend. In reality, few of these small gatherings take off, spread wings, and become something far larger than what it originally set out to be. But - and this is strictly hypothetical[...] Read more >>

Together Festival Returns in 2016 for Music, Art, and Technology

Every spring, Boston kicks off festival season with Together, a weeklong festival held in Cambridge that celebrates the best of Boston nightlife. With visual and musical artists from around the world coming to the great northeast, Together is a whirlwind week that brings dance music fans from all walks of life together (hence the name) for seven full days of music, dancing, and[...] Read more >>

Soak Up The Sun At Sonus Festival This August

If paradise has beaches, cities, clubs and boats, then paradise is Sonus Festival. From August 21 to 25th, Sonus will give its attendees complete bliss on Croatia’s island of Pag, featuring top-notch electronic music on some of Europe’s most beautiful beaches. Sonus attendees will be graced with the sounds of 65 musicians over the five-day-long period. The line-up features a[...] Read more >>

Dreamscape Festival Brings Ruckus Back to Camp Ramblewood in May

Dreamscape returns to Darlington, MD next month for the ultimate early season festival experience. The lush confines of Camp Ramblewood feature pool and lakeside attractions to boost the traditional camping environment. Attendees can also look forward to nightly bonfires, stimulating decorations from Rania Peet and NephilNine, and a slew of other activities over the[...] Read more >>

Experience The Best At Toronto’s Bestival This June

Indie-rock, electronic music, Bollywood and the circus may seem like an odd concoction when mixed together, but the recipe works perfectly, and creates what we know as Bestival. The Canadian festival will revisit Toronto’s Woodbine Park June 11 and 12, bringing music and activities for every type of fan to enjoy. The lineup features 35 diverse artists, with more to still be[...] Read more >>

Infrasound Announces Deep Lineup for Five Year Anniversary Bash

Infrasound Festival is ready to celebrate five years of spiritual growth and immersive music, as well as a brand new location, in June. The event recently announced its full lineup, which includes a slew of bass magicians like Thriftworks, Ganja White Night, Space Jesus and The Widdler. This year’s Infrasound will be held in Highbridge Hills, WI on a vast 250-acre land. Several[...] Read more >>

Electric Forest Releases Full 2016 Lineup, Including Stage Showcases

Despite the increase in the number of festivals that cater the attendees seeking an experience that includes more than just music, Electric Forest continues to be one of the most sought-after weekends. Tickets for this year's festival sold out shortly after going on sale, but that hasn't stopped thousands of fans set on experiencing Sherwood Forest in 2016. RIDE WITH MASS[...] Read more >>

Red Bull Music Academy Celebrates NYC, Spring in Annual Festival

Every year, the Red Bull Music Academy celebrates spring by highlighting the best in music, art, and technology in a month-long festival spread across top NYC venues. Keeping with the mission of Red Bull Music Academy, this event series celebrates innovation and progress in pop culture, highlighting top influencers through demonstrations, conversations, shows and more. RBMA’s[...] Read more >>

EDC New York Moves to Citi Field in 2016

The Electric Daisy Carnival will once again be hitting the East Coast for the fifth year in a row in 2016. This year the two day event is being held at Citi Field on May 14th and 15th. The venue change from last year’s Metlife Stadium allows the big-budget festival to expand even further, with four stages (each with its own unique theme), a carnival, and other attractions spread[...] Read more >>

The Enchanted Forest Unveils Heavy, Bass-Fueled Lineup For 2016

One of the West Coast’s most outstanding electronic music festivals, Enchanted Forest Gathering, has dropped the lineup for their 2016 edition. The gathering will be returning for it’s sixth installment this July 22nd to 24th to it’s new home at the historic and fabled Black Oak Ranch in Laytonville, CA. Over the past five years, Enchanted Forest has emerged as one of the most[...] Read more >>

Shambhala Releases Its Headliners For 2016

As the weather begins to warm, one thing starts to come to mind more and more frequently - festival season. The longing to frolic outside while listening to amazing music becomes undeniable, and this feeling is further perpetuated by the festivals themselves - spring is also festival lineup announcement season. As such, Shambhala Music Festival announced its 2016 headliners earlier[...] Read more >>

The Untz Festival Gears Up for Inaugural Event in June

Mark your calendars for the first annual Untz Festival, hosted by online electronic music website, The Untz. Taking place on June 3rd and 4th at the Mariposa Fairgrounds in Mariposa, CA, The Untz Festival will be welcoming some of the top artists in today’s electronic music community, as well as a number of young emerging artists. Headlined by melodic dubstepper Phutureprimitive,[...] Read more >>

Summer Camp Exceeds Expectations With 2016 Lineup

If you never had the opportunity to enjoy attending summer camp, or if you want to relive your glory days, here is your chance. Spend this Memorial Day weekend in May at Summer Camp Music Festival when it returns for the 16th straight year to its home in Chillicothe, IL. Starting out in 2001, Summer Camp was initially a small two-day gathering with an intimate feel that cultivated[...] Read more >>

Hangout Festival Returns In 2016 As The Go-To Beachfront Music Festival

Every May, the Gulf Shores of Alabama transform into a supremely ideal home for one of the season’s first great festivals - Hangout Festival. The three-day bash features a wide variety of talents from the electronic, indie/alternative and hip hop communities - embodying the “something for everyone” mantra with gusto. Calvin Harris, Flume, 3LAU, Bro Safari and recent[...] Read more >>

Secret Solstice Embraces Iceland’s Midnight Sun for Third Year

In the early summer days in Reykjavík, the sun stays high in the sky, bringing an all-encompassing sense of warmth and delight to Iceland’s hilly, volcanic capital by the sea. Those nights aren’t too different either, as the sun never fully sets during the solstice, a 24-hour “midnight sun” that breathes life into the city’s rising club scene. This phenomenon begs Iceland[...] Read more >>

Experience Much More Than Music At Lucidity Festival

2016 marks the fifth year of Lucidity Festival, which runs from April 8th to 10th in in Santa Barbara, CA. Self-described as a transformation art and music festival, Lucidity’s foundation is cemented in Santa Barbara - the festival was created by notable members of the Santa Barbara arts, music, and consciousness community who decided to build a method to deliver transformational[...] Read more >>

Osheaga Festival Strikes Again with a Strong 2016 Lineup

Canada’s Osheaga Festival Musique et Arts is coming back for its 11th edition, closing out July from the 29th to 31st. One of the country's most notable festivals, Osheaga takes place in downtown Montreal at the beautiful Parc Jean-Drapeau. This year, Osheaga looks to continue its success with yet another multi-genre billing filled with global megastars of all shapes and sizes. With[...] Read more >>

Desert Festival Afrikaburn Celebrates Decade Anniversary of Elevating Art

Afrikaburn is a radical participant-driven event that beckons artists to congregate in the arid deserts of South Africa. Akin to Burning Man, the weeklong gathering thrives as a decentralized community where money is worthless, gifting rules, and human collaboration is invaluable. This year marks the decade anniversary of the Burn, and along with it a slew of new activities, themes, and[...] Read more >>

Sonic Bloom Announces Thrilling Phase 2 Lineup

Back in January Sonic Bloom Festival unveiled its initial release of artists to resounding approval from awaiting fans. Flag-shipped by two sets of Tipper, accompanied by the live bands of Opiuo, Michal Menert and Russ Liquid respectively and supported by one of the most impressive electronic lineups of the year, Sonic Bloom out did itself. READ MORE ABOUT SONIC BLOOM 2016 With[...] Read more >>