Posts Tagged ‘spring awakening music festival’

Lots of LEDs in a Cube

by Erin Riedl
Closing out a music festival is no easy task.  For Joel Zimmerman, better known by his stage name, Deadmau5, however, this comes naturally, especially when he brings his mega visual experience, the Cube. Deadmau5 was one of the closing headliners for Spring Awakening Music Festival, which took place at Addams/Medill Park, on June 8 – […]

Spring Awakening Music Festival After Parties Announced

by meganetarter
There really is nothing worse than a concert ending before you’re ready for it to end. When the lights come on and everybody starts heading towards the exit, you can’t help but feel sad and wish the music and magic would continue forever. The answer to post-show sadness is, of course, after-parties. After-parties can sometimes be more […]

Spring Awakening 2017: Diverse Lineup could bring a Diverse Crowd

by Erin Riedl
There are over 200 neighborhoods in the city of Chicago, making it a city full of diversity. It is only fitting that a music festival held at Addams-Medill Park has a lineup packed with variety. React Presents revealed the first phase of the sixth-annual Spring Awakening music festival on Feb. 15. Among the artists announced were […]

Spring Awakening Countdown: 5 Reasons We Are Hyped About SAMF 2015

by Elaine Omori
There are less that ten days left until Chicago’s fourth annual Spring Awakening Music Festival! While you’re waiting, check out these 5 reasons why we’re totally hyped for SAMF 2015: 1) Soldier Field is an amazing venue Commissioned in 1919, the stadium’s grand opening was held on October 6th, 1924. It was originally named the […]

Back to Where They Started From: Local Chicago DJs at SAMF

by Alexandra Mahoney
With Spring Awakening Music Festival (SAMF) becoming more popular each year, fans have seen the addition of many big name DJs such as Jack Ü by Skrillex and Diplo, Martin Garrix, and Paul van Dyk for 2015. Although SAMF has paved way for EDM’s top DJs, it also holds home to several Chicago based artists […]