Category: Festivals

Philly Music and Arts Festival Highlights

Last weekend, World Cafe Live hosted the inaugural Philly Music and Arts Festival, a festival that boasted all local acts (and, just as importantly, all local brews). The festival was a non-profit endeavor, with all the proceeds going to music education charities. In its first year, the festival established itself as a benchmark of the ...

Motel Mozaique 2017 in Photos

Motel Mozaique, a music and art festival in Rotterdam in the Netherlands, celebrated its 17th year this year. Featuring musical acts from the US, UK, and across Europe, Motel Mozaique hosted concerts across venues around the city over April 7th and 8th. Standout performers included retro-rockers the Lemon Twigs, who treated audiences to an acoustic ...

Preview: Student Grooves pt. II (2/25)

Tomorrow, February 25th, SPEC Jazz & Grooves, SPEC Art Collective, and WQHS Radio are collaborating to bring you the second part of their Student Grooves show. Starting at 1:30PM, there will be live sets from Penn students, along with a variety of products being sold by different vendors. We learned more about a few of the people ...

Air + Style Festival in Innsbruck, Austria

A crowd of thousands roars as the last snowboarder lands a jump perfectly at the bottom of the 16-story high ramp. He’s the last competitor of this round, so the crowd shuffles over to the Main Stage, a huge outdoor festival stage framed by the snowy mountain peaks of the Alps. The lights come alive, ...

INTERVIEW: Grammy Nominee Gallant

R&B superstar Gallant has had an amazing year, from being named a ­­­featured member of Forbes’ 30 under 30 to the release and subsequent Grammy nomination of his debut album Ology. ­­­­­­Just last week, he released a new track titled “Cave Me In”, a collaboration with South Korean superstars Eric Nam and Tablo. In light ...

BEST OF 2016: Made in America

One of our favorite music events in Philly this year was Budweiser's Made in America Festival. If you missed it the first time around, check out our write-up and photos from the fall! Over Labor Day Weekend, Budweiser’s Philly music festival Made in America drew crowds, artists, and celebrities to the Benjamin Franklin parkway for ...

BEST OF 2016: Vans Warped Tour Photo Gallery

Vans Warped Tour, the annual summer heaven for pop-punk and metal lovers, recently announced dates for their 2017 run. To celebrate, check out photos taken at the San Diego date of Warped Tour on August 5th, 2016. (Click on the first photo to enter the gallery, or just hover over the photos for bands/people pictured.) Be sure ...

Mysteryland USA 2016: Saturday Music Recap

Saturday at Mysteryland was the second full day of music, building up to headliner Skrillex’s performance at 11:30 PM. Big Top, a stage covered by a circus-style tent, hosted Penguin Prison around 5PM, after festival-goers had just started to trickle into the festival grounds. Penguin Prison is the dance-pop project of Chris Glover, but Chris ...

Mysteryland USA 2016: An Overview

From June 10-13, Mysteryland 2016 took over the Woodstock festival grounds at Bethel Woods in upstate New York. With a music lineup that featured emerging and veteran electronic artists, countless art installations, a comedy stage, a speaker series, yoga classes, and more, Mysteryland transformed Bethel Woods into a haven of music and art. The Holy ...