The annual Tortuga Music festival returns to Fort Lauderdale Beach Park for 2020, boasting a can’t-miss lineup of country, rock and roots music. Featuring headliners Miranda Lambert, Luke Bryan and Tim McGraw on April 17-19, it offers three days, multiple stages and a lot more than just heavy-hitters Pitbull, Barenaked Ladies and Vanilla Ice stopping … Continue reading Tortuga Music festival: The must-see florida fest of 2020.
Forecastle Music Festival has just released their 2020 lineup for the July 17-19 festival held in Louisville, KY. Known for a mixed-genre annual blowout that incorporates elements of music, art and activism, this year’s festival lineup has been met with mixed reviews. While we love the mix of genres; from rock and hip-hop to blues … Continue reading News: Forecastle Music Festival 2020 Lineup Released
If Beale Street Music Festival in downtown Memphis wasn’t already on your list, today’s announcement of a stacked lineup might just get you there. Held May 1-3 in Tom Lee Park during Memphis in May International Festival, it’s an impressively jam-packed lineup. Appealing to a wide demographic with a little of everything, it also boasts … Continue reading News: Beale Street Music Festival Announces Phenomenal 2020 Lineup
Must-see or Meh? Vote below!! Meh (1) – – – – > Must-See (5) Featuring Bassnectar, Rezz, Jai Wolf and more, Camp Nowhere returns to Texas for a two-city run in 2020. The young festival makes its’ first summer stop in Dallas on June 20th, and follows with an Austin date on June 21. Happening … Continue reading News: Camp Nowhere TX Returns for 2020
Must-see or Meh? Vote below!! Meh (1) – – – – > Must-See (5) We’re now just three short weeks from our first major festival of the year and we couldn’t be more excited to kick off 2020’s festival season with none other than Innings Festival. Held in Tempe AZ (Phoenix area, for those not … Continue reading Countdown to Innings Festival 2020
In just a couple of weeks, Ground Up Music Festival makes its return to oceanfront North Beach Bandshell in Miami Beach for their 2020 edition of the acclaimed small music festival. Hosted by three-time Grammy winner Snarky Puppy, this lineup features an eclectic list of International artists from many walks of life over three beautiful … Continue reading News: Ground Up Music Festival Lineup announced
Must-see or Meh? Vote below!! Meh (1) – – – – > Must-See (5) Ok ok, so we’re a couple of weeks late on this one… but the January 6th announcement of Bottlerock’s 8th annual music festival lineup came in the midst of, oh, every other medium-to-large scale US festival dropping their lineup. Or so … Continue reading News: Bottlerock Lineup announced
Must-see or Meh? Vote below!! Meh (1) – – – – > Must-See (5) We were entirely stoked when the full BC lineup landed this Tuesday… we already knew we were in for Foo Fighters and RHCP, who are always a good time (did you see this clip of Flea in free-spirited interpretive dance mode?). … Continue reading News: Boston Calling Lineup announced!
Must-see or Meh? Vote below!! Meh (1) – – – – > Must-See (5) What’s that? A newbie to the rock festival world you say? SOLD! In an ever-changing rock fest universe, this Grand Rapids, MI newb promises big things. Headliners Disturbed, Skillet, Staind and Chevelle are not tiny names to balk at… a solid … Continue reading News: Upheaval Fest Lineup announced!
Innings Festival – Must See This will be our first fest of the decade, and it’s a no-brainer. Held in Tempe AZ (Phoenix area, for those not familiar) from Feb 29-Mar 1 – because where else would you want to be on Leap Year day? With headliners Dave Matthews Band and Weezer, we’re stoked already. … Continue reading Spring 2020 Festivals: Must-Sees & Mehs
Must-see or Meh? Vote below!! Meh (1) – – – – > Must-See (5) What a beautiful, diverse, colorful, genre-bending lineup for their 10th annual festival… wow, just wow. This is a delight. We are so stoked to see String Cheese Incident in the top spot and tbh… Bassnectar is also not terrible. But there … Continue reading News: 10th Annual Electric Forest Lineup announced!
Must-see or Meh? Vote below!! Meh (1) – – – – > Must-See (5) My head was spinning before I’d even read half of this lineup… Hangout is known for BIG lineups (and a great beach… and the perfect spot to drag the squad for a weekend of careless revelry…) but this is bigger than … Continue reading News: hangout Fest Lineup announced!
It’s obscenely hot; Texas hot, where the air is thick and soupy and you feel the sweat dripping down the small of your back. My shoes are melting on the asphalt. It’s still a few minutes before 10am, and Dominic Harrison, the force we know as Yungblud, is dancing through crowds lined at the parking … Continue reading Remix: Interview with Yungblud, 2018
Levitation Music Festival 2019 Inspired by the creativity, color and music of the 1960’s, Levitation is an annual three-day psych rock music festival held in Austin, TX. In 2008, a creative collective called The Reverberation Appreciation Society banded together to host a one-day festival, then called the Austin Psych Fest in North Austin. It has … Continue reading Levitation 2019
The inaugural festival drew rock and metal fans from
across the US for an unforgettable weekend of incredible music. Exit 111 brought cult classic favorites, peppered the weekend with the biggest stars in today’s rock world and introduced some ‘newbies’ of the highest caliber.
The Good, The Bad and The Ugly (Spoiler: not much Bad, very little Ugly, so much overwhelming Good) Story & photography: Kail Rose It feels like we were just recently sitting on the lawn at Zilker for Paul McCartney: Austin City Limits 2018, but alas, here we are a full year later and ACL Festival 2019 is … Continue reading Austin City Limits 2019
Must-see or Meh? Vote below!! Meh (1) – – – – > Must-See (5) This is a candy-delicious lineup with so much variety. None of the headliners will disappoint – Bon Iver has been a major bucket list for just about everyone in the dRiFFt offices, but we can’t say we’re disappointed about pretty much … Continue reading News: M3F Festival Lineup announced!
It’s roughly 3pm, though you’re not entirely sure because your cell phone battery died hours ago and you made the decision to leave it somewhere in the backseat of your car after unpacking the tent, cooler and camp chairs. Cell phones aren’t needed here. A gentle breeze whispers through the cypress and your feet dangle … Continue reading River Revival Music Fest: Texas’ best-kept festival secret (…ssshhh!!)
KAABOO Del Mar beats Cayman and Texas to become the unmistakable pinnacle of the 2019 KAABOO trifecta From the nostalgia of REO Speedwagon, Duran Duran and The Cult to the mindblowing headliners Dave Matthews Band, Kings of Leon and Mumford and Sons: KAABOO Del Mar 2019 was an expertly curated, action-packed weekend. Complementing the diverse lineup … Continue reading KAABOO Del Mar 2019
Camp Anarchy has compiled the best of punk rock culture and history into one weekend, a getaway of sorts. From craft beer, to giant beer pong and dodgeball. Plus a killer lineup featuring The Offspring, X, Rancid, Pennywise, NOFX and Bad Religion – what’s not to love? A highlight of my year: attending Camp Anarchy just … Continue reading Camp Anarchy 2019
Love Street Music festival is very much like your favorite neighbor’s annual block party. It’s a perfect, laid-back summer afternoon; puffy white clouds dot the endless blue skies. It’s just warm enough that you remember to slather on some sunscreen. You head down the block for the party; picnic blanket and snack cooler in one … Continue reading Love Street Music Fest 2019
2019’s inaugural festival held at AT&T Stadium May 10-12 brings the KAABOO brand to a new market. This past weekend, KAABOO hosted their inaugural Texas festival at AT&T stadium in Arlington. True to form, they brought incredible music, beautiful art, great food, hilarious comedy and an upscale luxury festival experience with some definite highlights to … Continue reading KAABOO Texas 2019