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As HSMF veterans know, it’s about so much more than just the music. Here are seven reasons we keep going back.
This simple flowchart from the Festival Lawyer shows you everything you need to know to protect yourself from being unlawfully arrested.
SHOW REVIEW: Friday’s show demonstrated to a capacity crowd that String Cheese still want to melt some faces, create some new music and generally have a good time with their devoted army.
SHOW REVIEW: The National’s shift from enigmatic indie group to a mainstream success is almost complete after witnessing the group’s magical performances at U.C. Berkeley’s Greek theater over the weekend.
SHOW REVIEW: One of most popular and trailblazing dance acts on the planet, Disclosure, headlined a mini-one-day-fest dubbed “Wild Life” at the intimate Greek Theatre Friday, and the name ended up matching the scene appropriately.
PHOTOS: As the audience followed the dance steps and pop mantras recited by the person in charge of warming things up before The Knife, the night’s main event, we knew that we should expect nothing typical for the rest of the evening.
PHOTOS: The crowd intensity quickly translated from the stage onto the entire venue, with the London-native acting as the master of ceremony, surrounded by talent.
FESTIVAL REVIEW: Coachella has grown to be so much more than simply just a “music and arts festival,” for better or worse, but always retains it’s feeling that something special IS happening on these grass fields.
FESTIVAL PREVIEW: Still choosing which day might be best for you? Here’s our take on the headliner options, along with choice picks and reasons to get there early this August in Golden Gate Park.
By the end of the concert, the bond established between the band and crowd solidified with the stage becoming public domain.
SHOW REVIEW: If Odesza is not on your radar, they soon will be, especially after their sold out performance at the Independent last weekend.
SHOW REVIEW: Adam Granduciel has arrived to the next level, as The War on Drugs have broken through the underground in a big way with their latest release and long awaited tour.
The Festival Lawyer asked the worldwide Festival Community: “What one item did you not know to bring to your first music festival that you always bring now?” These 10 things could make or break your next music fest — what are your must-haves?
SHOW REVIEW: Launching a co-headlining US tour with experimental producer Forest Swords March 17th, Tom Krell of How to Dress Well has arrived at his potential with an expanded formation & incredible new material that is more emotive, poignant and powerful than ever.
SHOW REVIEW: The Chapel in San Francisco featured two groups Tuesday that need your immediate attention.
SHOW REVIEW: Always honest and amusing in an odd way, much like his music, Kozelek turned between-song breaks into hilarious and awkward moments.
SHOW REVIEW + PHOTOS: Surely, The Soft White Sixties are destined to launch onto larger stages and broader success as a band. Ready and poised, all the ingredients are there.