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Shaky Beats 2016: Review

by ryanjblair
Festival:  Shaky Beats Date: May 20-22 Location: Atlanta, Geogia Type: EDM & Hip-Hop Price: $80 -$185 Overview The first Shaky Beats festival just wrapped up last weekend and I think it’s safe to say that we should be expecting a Shaky Beast 2017 next year. The perfectly executed 3-day festival capitalized on the already existing […]

Bonnaroo 2016: Artist Spotlight ‘Hermitude”

by ryanjblair
Thursday, June 9th the Australian electronic duo known as “Hermitude” will be playing at Bonnaroo 2016 in Manchester, Tennessee. The 15th annual Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival hosts over 80,000 attendees for it’s multi-genre 4-day camping festival that has become known for its high fives, good vibes, and iconic Bonnaroo Arch.

5 Tips For a Wet Music Festival

by ryanjblair
The big day is coming and after weeks or even months of planning the long awaited festival road trip is here. The food, the travel, and the lodging are all taken care of but somethings are just out of the realms of control like the storm clouds that are ready to rain on your parade. […]

Top 5: New Festivals in 2016

by ryanjblair
Each year there are longstanding festivals that suffer the worst of the fates and have to cancel like TommorrowWorld, All Good, and Wakarusa, however with each failing festival a new one pops up in its place. There is something special about first year festivals; it might be the cloud of mystery and the unlimited possibilities, […]

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Excision @ The Rave 3.18 Photos & Review

by ryanjblair
(Milwaukee, WI) – The Rave in Milwaukee showcased back to back nights of bear costumes, robo kittens, and head banging dubstep on March 18th & 19th with Excision, Figure, and Bear Grillz. The two-day stop was not initially announced as a stop on the Paradox tour’s original 40 dates but it didn’t stop Jeff Abel aka Excision […]

Okeechobee 2016: Preview

by ryanjblair
New events pop up all the time, but few have the knowledge and ability to coordinate one that will being re-occurring. The right group of people makes navigating the dangerous waters of the music festival industry a little less intimidating and greatly increases the chance for success. Okeechobee Music & Arts Festival in Okeechobee, Florida […]