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Coachella Weekend 1 Highlights

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The first weekend of Coachella 2018 is in the books and featured some massive performances by Kygo, Beyonce’, Cardi B and Vance Joy to name a few.

You can watch the entire recap of the Coachella weekend 1 experience presented by T-Mobile. Music, food, art installations, epic stage sets and sensory overload. You’re welcome.

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Universal Music Group Launches Accelerator For Music Tech Start-Ups

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The music industry is changing and Universal Music Group is a making a big push to capitalize on new technologies by launching the Capitol Innovation Center.

“Universal Music Group (UMG), the world leader in music-based entertainment, today announced the launch of a first-of-its-kind accelerator engagement network by a major music entertainment company aimed at promoting the… read more

Are Music Festivals Ready for the Legal Use of Marijuana?

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FestForums SF hopes to change the conversation on how to legally integrate cannabis into music festivals and events.

Since music’s inception into society and the very first Monterey Pop Festival and Woodstock, lighting up a joint while listening to your favorite band has been a right of passage. Though technically not legal, most venues have turned a… read more

Neck Deep Make Their U.S. TV Debut on Last Call With Carson Daly

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Neck Deep will be making their Late Night TV debut on an upcoming episode of Last Call with Carson Daly.

Neck Deep is up wrapping up the North American leg of “The Peace and The Panic” world tour. Along the way the performed on Last Call With Carson Daly which will air late night Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at 10:35pm PT.

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Avoiding Gang Life in Compton Through Beats, Bikes, and Street Art

Street artist, DJ, and entrepreneur Rick Ruiz avoided the trap and created his own lane.

Ruiz grew up in South Central L.A. and started building bikes as a kid after finding spare parts in his neighborhood.

He combined that passion with a love of music and street art where he etched his nickname “Fuze” on walls throughout Southern… read more

His Dream of Lions Are More Than Pseudo Stars

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Blending indie rock with new wave and vocal harmonies, His Dream of Lions write pop songs that connect.

When we’re evaluating songs, we’re always looking for those refreshing sounds that don’t even require a critique.

They just grab you from the jump and hold on. His Dream of Lions lead single, “Love Me Like I’m Sick” off of their… read more

Final Vans Warped Tour Lineup Announced

After 24 years, the final Vans Warped Tour lineup has been announced.

All good things must come to an end. The Vans Warped Tour has been a summer staple in music festival culture for three decades.

It’s farewell but see you soon. We look forward to covering the Vans Warped Tour one last time.

We are grateful for Lyman and… read more