You’ve waited all summer and now it’s almost here. With a massive lineup, the Roots Picnic will drop a two day festival blowout in the heart of Bryant Park, NYC. Scheduled for this October 1 & 2, the lineup will include over 30 artists featuring some of the most notable talent in hip hop, funk, blues and jazz. To learn more visit Ticketmaster.
Time to shake off the cold and begin gearing up for the upcoming summer festival season. Scheduled to take place this August 7-10, at Salmo River Ranch in British Columbia, the 18th annual Shambhala Music Festival returns with an all-star lineup to include music heavyweights Big Gigantic, Bonobo, Datsik, DJ Harvey, Jazzy Jeff, Mix Master Mike, Pretty Lights and many more.
Returning to New York City for a third consecutive year, the Red Bull Music Academy. is proud to present Red Bull Music Academy Festival New York 2015. The month-long New York festival explores and celebrates the city’s rich cultural heritage while spotlighting the modern music landscape. The festival will put on a multifaceted program throughout the month of May, presenting live performances, club nights, lectures and workshops at some of the city’s most stunning venues.
CONCERTS | FESTIVALS: Basement Jaxx Announces North American DJ Dates In Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York & Toronto This July
Following their electrifying live performance at this year’s Ultra Music Festival in Miami this past March, Basement Jaxx, the legendary producer duo Felix Buxton and Simon Ratcliffe are scheduled to return to North America this summer for a short run of exclusive DJ club dates. Beginning July 11 at 333 in Los Angeles, the duo will also appear at Public Works July 12 in San Francisco, Verboten July 16 in New York and The Hoxton July 17 in Toronto. At these shows, they will highlight music from their upcoming new album JUNTO, due for release on August 26 via Atlantic Jaxx/PIAS, alongside some of their previous catalogue and other treasured dance floor cuts.
The Hudson Project has expanded the line-up for the inaugural event July 11-13 at Winston Farm in Saugerties, New York with the addition of more than 20 acts to a bill that include: Kendrick Lamar, Bassnectar, Modest Mouse and The Flaming Lips. The first-year festival will offer concert-goers the ultimate fusion of more than 85 genre-defying musical acts performing on four stages, all set against the backdrop of the magical Catskill Mountains.
The Mad Decent Block Party have announced the lineups for their incredibly successful block party that’s rolling through 13 cities this year featuring Major Lazer, Flosstradamus, Dillon Francis and RIFF RAFF on select dates. Starting July 19th in Calgary and ending September 15th in San Diego, 2013’s Mad Decent Block Party will be setting off on its largest festival undertaking to date, bringing a full day of musical performances and on-site activities.
We still have fond memories and are partial to the Mad Decent Block party when it was last held at the South Street Seaport in NYC back in 2011, but you can purchase a limited run of early bird tickets which are now on sale. Each $20 purchase comes with a FREE one month subscription to Mad Decent Premium.For further tickets and to purchase tickets visit here. Stay tuned for further details.