Last year, Bonnaroo made a spectacle of their line-up announcement for an event they lovingly called BLAM— Bonnaroo Lineup Announcement Megathon. This year they’re looking to take BLAM to the next level, a mega BLAM if you will.
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Beatles Ed Sullivan appearance, artists like Sting, Lenny Kravitz and the Flaming Lips are returning to the same stage to honor the Fab Four.
Oh, what could have been.
Kings of Leon, Jackson Browne and the Flaming Lips are teaming up to headline a benefit concert to aid those affected by the string of tornadoes that struck Oklahoma last month.
Flaming Lips frontman Wayne Coyne probably described Friday night’s kick-off of GoogaMooga best. It was not too cold, not too hot, pretty much the perfect night for an outdoor show. It was almost as if you were back in your mother’s womb.
This year’s festival continued to heat up, with star turns from a cavalcade of big-name artists snatching the spotlight from the legions of emerging acts looking for that first big break.
With so much of the industry descending on Austin, Texas, this week, the South By Southwest conference can feel like the center of the universe to diehard music fans. So, SXSW has made it easy to watch the action from your couch.