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RedGorilla Music Fest Coming To Texas In March

Are you planning on being in Austin, Texas in mid-March? Well, if you are, then consider heading to 6th Street for the RedGorilla Music Fest. The festival takes place Monday, March 16 – Sunday, March 21st, and is completely free to attend. Since 2001, this festival has helped promote hundreds of up-and-coming independent artists and further their careers. Over the years, artists such as Imagine Dragons, Kendrick Lamar, Macklemore, Foster The People, Andrew W.K., and countless others have graced the stages of the festival. For more information and to stay up to…

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BottleRock Festival 2015 Lineup Announced

While news about Coachella and Warped Tour have been taking a whole lot of the spotlight, it may have been overlooked that the BottleRock Festival lineup has been announced. BottleRock takes place from May 29th-May 31st in Napa Valley, California. It’s okay to miss things like this, that’s why I wanted to share this before tickets go on sale tomorrow, January 8th at 10 AM PST. The full lineup was just announced this week, headlined by Imagine Dragons, Foster The People, Echosmith, Snoop Dogg, and more. The festival is known for its big music acts…

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The History Of Music Festivals

Welcome to festival season! While we are currently already two months into a music aficianado’s favorite time of year, the fun has only just begun, with concerts spanning all the way through August. Those of us that keep up with the festivals, we all know the biggest names and where they are… But do we know the history behind those festivals? Infectious Magazine takes a look at 4 of the best-known summer music festivals and how they got their start. These festivals were created for surprisingly simple reasons, but grew…

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2014 Sweetlife Festival A Tasty Success

The fourth annual Sweetlife Festival took place at Merriweather Post Pavilion, Md., on May 10.  Headliners were Lana Del Rey and Foster The People, with other acts including Bastille and Bombay Bicycle Club. For those who have never heard of it, the Sweetlife Festival is about more than just music; it’s also about food. Just as the Fashion Meets Music Festival incorporates style into the event, Sweetlife revolves around chow as much as music. USA Today wrote about the vendors in mouthwatering detail: Unlike most music festivals, the food served…

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Reading And Leeds Festivals Add The Story So Far, Issues & More To Lineup

The quickly approaching Reading and Leeds Festivals are still making lineup announcements as the date gets close and closer. The newest bands added to the roster are The Story So Far, Neck Deep, Issues, Enter Shikari and Tonight Alive. You can check out the full lineup flyer below. Reading and Leeds are a pair of festivals that take place at the same time; as the name suggests, one is in Reading, England and the other is in Leeds, England. They share the same lineup and happen on a Friday, Saturday and…

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Celebrities Are Being Paid To Attend Coachella

News broke that a number of celebrities are being paid a large amount of money to make appearances at Coachella to advertise certain brands. The festival, which kicks off Friday in Indio, C.A., is normally attended by a number of artists, actors and actresses, but this is the first time anyone has heard of people being paid to go. Lea Michele is earning $20,000 from Lactose to wear their clothing while in attendance and Vanessa Hudgens is making $15,000 from McDonald’s. For more information about the festival and to buy…

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Lollapalooza 2014 Lineup Announced

Lollapalooza 2014 released its lineup today, and the huge names on the roster have fans even more excited than they were before. With artists like Lorde, Arctic Monkeys, Foster The People, The 1975 and others set to attend, it’s going to be a big year. The festival will be taking place from August 1 through 3 in Grant Park in Chicago, I.L. The event is described as more than just a music festival, but a “three day cultural experience” with food, shows, kids events and even a farmers market.  For more…

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STREAM: Foster The People ‘Supermodel’ Album

Foster The People released their newest album Supermodel on March 18. For those of you who have not yet purchased a copy, the whole album is currently streaming on Spotify, and you can check it out after the jump. Foster The People are on tour for a majority of the year, and you can buy concert tickets here to see them live. For more of their music, you can purchase a CD here. Please follow and like us:

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Sweetlife Festival 2014 Lineup Announced

Sweetlife, a music and food festival put on by the restaurant Sweetgreen, released their lineup today for the upcoming 2014 festival! Musical acts include Lana Del Rey, Foster the People, Bastille, Fitz and The Tantrums, 2 Chains, Capital Cities and more. The festival will take place on May 10 at the Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, MD. Tickets range from $75-$100 and can be purchased starting on Feb. 12. For more information on the festival and to buy concert tickets, visit the Sweetlife website here. Also, make sure to purchse…

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WATCH: Foster The People “Coming Of Age”

Foster The People has just  released a new video for “Coming Of Age,” and I’ll have to admit that it might be my favorite music video to date. Retro filters and video edits portray the true definition of coming of age, and this is a video that any indie fan won’t want to miss. Their newest single, “Coming Of Age” is the first off of their upcoming album, Supermodel. Look for it to hit shelves on on March 18th via Columbia Records. You can check out the video after the jump, and  purchase…

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