Posts Tagged ‘Festivals in California’

FYF Festival, Los Angeles, CaliforniaFYF Fest set time schedue 2012UPDATED SET TIME SCHEDULE FOR FYF FEST!

Organizers have updated the set times, the changes are very small but they know that this will give you, the fan, a better experience. Get ready.

Weekend Passes will be available at Amoeba and Vacation Vinyl until closing tomorrow (or until they sell out). Our good friends Origami Vinyl are also selling weekend passes but they are closing up shop at 6:00pm tomorrow. They are bringing their entire store to FYF Fest. Unreal. So much love for them.

Tickets are also available but there aren’t many left.

For more FYF FEST 2012 information and line up – click here >>>

Treasure Island Music Festival 2012Treasure Island Festival 2012, CaliforniaTREASURE ISLAND FESTIVAL 2012 LINE UP ANNOUNCED!

Festival organizers Noise Pop and Another Planet Entertainment have announced the lineup for the sixth running of the Treasure Island Music Festival on October 13th & 14th, 2012.

Saturday, October 13th will be headlined by Girl Talk, making him the first artist to ever return to Treasure Island, while Sunday, October 14th will be headlined by The xx, who will be making their only U.S. festival appearance in 2012.

The lineup also includes Public Enemy (marking their 25th Anniversary), M83, The Presets, Grimes, Gossip (making their first stop back in the Bay Area since 2009), Best Coast, Porter Robinson, SBTRKT, Divine Fits (Spoon’s Britt Daniel and Wolf Parade’s Dan Boeckner making their Bay Area debut), and Los Campesinos!. The San Francisco Bay Area will be well-represented by Toro Y Moi, Tycho, Ty Segall, The Coup, Imperial Teen, K.Flay, and Dirty Ghosts. The lineup is rounded out by the likes of Araabmuzik, Youth Lagoon, Matthew Dear, The War On Drugs, Hospitality and The Neighbourhood.

For more TREASURE ISLAND MUSIC FESTIVAL 2012 information and line up – click here >>>

San Francisco Outside Lands FestivalDJ LINE UP ANNOUNCED FOR THE DOME!

Open Your World at The Dome by Heineken with cold beer and great dance music!
The Dome at Outside Lands 2012
Try a refreshing Heineken Light or our heritage Heineken Lager in the Star Bar Dome then head to the Dance Dome for old school meets young hip sounds with Jeno, Justin Martin, Gene Hunt, the amazing EC Twins, Julius Papp, Mark Farina, and the GodFather of house, Roy Davis Jr. So get there early and keep your place because once at capacity the doors close! Heineken-Open Your World.

For more OUTSIDE LANDS FESTIVAL 2012 information and line up – click here >>>

San Francisco Outside Lands FestivalOUTSIDE LANDS ADDS MORE ARTISTS TO THIS YEAR’S LINE UP!

Ranger Dave has just added Tom Morello, Antibalas, Jukebox the Ghost, Cory Chisel & the Wandering Sons, Futurebirds and Infantree to the 2012 lineup.

For more OUTSIDE LANDS FESTIVAL 2012 information and line up – click here >>>

High Sierra Festival, Quincy, CaliforniaHIGH SIERRA MUSIC FESTIVAL NAMES MORE ARTISTS!

Organizers have just announced that Matisyahu will be making his High Sierra debut and have also added fan favorites Mocean Worker, Rubblebucket, Dead Winter Carpenters, Silent Frisco, Big Light, The Nibblers, and Living Folklore to the bill!

For more HIGH SIERRA MUSIC FESTIVAL 2012 information and line up – click here >>>

Hard Summer Festival USAINITIAL LINE UP AND TICKETS ON SALE!

The initial line up for this year’s Hard Summer Festival that takes place on the 3rd & 4th August in LA has been announced.  There are some  great acts be confirmed including Skrillex, Bloc Party, Miike Snow (live), Boys Noize, Nero (live), Bloody Beetroots (DJ-Set), Squarepusher, A-Trak ·Chromeo (DJ Set), Magnetic Man, James Murphy, Little Dragon, Erol Alkan, Datsik and many more!

For more HARD SUMMER FESTIVAL LA 2012 information and full line up – click here >>>

San Francisco Outside Lands FestivalTHE OUTSIDE LANDS FESTIVAL LINE UP IS HERE….!

The moment you have been waiting for is finally here and what a great line up announcement with something for everyone including Metallica, Beck, Skrillex, Neil Young, Stevie Wonder, Justice and so much more, click the Line Up tab above for full details!

Early bird tickets are sold out but special 3 day passes go back on sale on 19th April at 12 noon PST, so be sure to get yours quickly as they won’t hang around at that price!

Here’s the announcement in full:
Metallica, Stevie Wonder, Neil Young & Crazy Horse, Jack White, Foo Fighters, Beck, Skrillex, Sigur Ros, Justice, Norah Jones, Dispatch, The Kills, Regina Spektor , Passion Pit, Andrew Bird, Grandaddy, Big Boi , Bloc Party, Explosions in the Sky, Santigold, Franz Ferdinand , MSTRKRFT, Rebelution, Die Antwoord, Fitz and The Tantrums , Portugal. The Man, Amadou & Mariam, Wolfgang Gartner, fun., Dr. Dog, The Walkmen, Washed Out, City and Colour , Two Gallants, Of Monsters and Men, MiMOsa, Alabama Shakes, Reggie Watts, Trampled by Turtles, Tame Impala, Jovanotti, The Be Good Tanyas, Geographer, Sharon Van Etten, YACHT, Sean Hayes, Bomba Estereo, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Big Gigantic, Thee Oh Sees, Wallpaper, Tennis, Zola Jesus, White Denim, Allen Stone, The M Machine, Michael Kiwanuka, Tanlines, Father John Misty, Electric Guest, Caveman, Yellow Ostrich, PAPA, Honey Island Swamp Band, Animal Kingdom

For more OUTSIDE LANDS FESTIVAL 2012 information and line up – click here >>>

High Sierra Festival, Quincy, CaliforniaHIGH SIERRA ANNOUNCES INITIAL LINE UP FOR 2012

Recently announced on their Facebook page High Sierra Music Festival has released their initial line up, check it out:  Ben Harper, STS9, Railroad Earth, Galactic, Built To Spill, Toots and the Maytals, Ryan Bingham, ALO, Lotus, Delta Spirit, Soulive, Heartless Bastards, The Devil Makes Three, Deer Tick, Greensky Bluegrass, The Slip, Lettuce, Surprise Me Mr. Davis, Grupo Fantasma, MarchFourth Marching Band, The Motet: Funk Is Dead!, Skerik’s Bandalabra, Red Baraat, The Stooges Brass Band, The New Orleans Suspects, Nathan Moore, The Lumineers, Marco Benevento, Elephant Revival, Papadosio, Brokedown in Bakersfield, Gardens & Villa, Mike Dillon Band, Steve Poltz

The High Sierra Music Festival takes place in Quincy, California from the 5th – 8th July 2012. Early Bird tickets are on sale now for $185 and are available through 14th May or until the limited allocation runs out!

For more HIGH SIERRA MUSIC FESTIVAL 2012 information and line up – click here >>>

Paid Dues Festival 2012, CaliforniaFULL LINE UP NOW COMPLETE FOR THE 2012 EDITION OF PAID DUES FESTIVAL!

Organizers have just added Mac Miller, Brother Ali, People Under the Stairs, Doomtree, Cunninlynguists, LA Symphony, Living Legends, Dipset, Hieroglyphics, Kendrick Lamar, Psycho Realm, Dilated Peoples and more to the line up!

For more PAID DUES FESTIVAL 2012 information and full line up – click here >>>

Strawberry Festival California 2012STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL NAMES 3 MORE FOR FALL FESTIVAL!

Strawberry festival organizers have announced that three new performances have been added to the Fall Festival lineup. Festival favorite Jimmy LaFave will be performing with his band as will the talented duo Sarah Lee Guthrie and  Johnny Irion.

In addition, a special tribute to the music of Woody Guthrie titled “Walking Woody’s Road,” will be performed by Jimmy LaFave, Sarah Lee Guthrie, Johnny Irion, Eliza Gilkyson and Slaid Cleeves. And although we won’t tell you /where/ they’ll be showing up, you can probably count on a special performance by Eliza and Slaid as well!

For more STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL 2012 information and line up – click here >>>

Sierra Nevada World Music Festival 2012SIERRA NEVADA WORLD MUSIC FESTIVAL DATES AND INTIAL LINE UP ANNOUNCED.

The 19th annual Sierra Nevada World Music Festival will take place on June 22nd – 24th at the Mendocino County Fairgrounds located in the heart of the majestic Anderson Valley in Boonville, California.

Here is the list of initial artists that have been confirmed for SNWMF 2012. The festival is more than 4 months away, and many more will be announced in the weeks to come – Luciano, Third World, The Twinkle Brothers, Lutan Fyah, Johnny Osbourne, Romain Virgo, David Rodigan, Perfect, Locos Por Juana, Zion Train, Dub Nation

Limited Early-Bird 3 Day Music Tickets On Sale Now / Limited On-Site Camping Tickets On Sale Now!

For more SIERRA NEVADA WORLD MUSIC FESTIVAL 2012 information and line up – click here >>>

Strawberry Festival CaliforniaGRAMMY AWARD WINNER K.D.LANG JOIN STRAWBERRY FALL FESTIVAL!

If the 2012 Strawberry lineup wasn’t filled with enough stars yet, you’re gonna LOVE this news – multiple Grammy Award winner, K.D. Lang, will be joining the fall festival along with her band, Siss  Boom Bang.

Considered the “best singer of her generation” by Tony Bennett, K.D.’s talents will help to make the Fall 2012 Strawberry Music Festival absolutely brilliant!

For more STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL 2012 information and line up – click here >>>

Noise Pop Festival 2012, San FranciscoLAST HEADLINERS ANNOUNCED! ATLAS SOUND, PAPERCUTS, SONNY AND THE SUNSETS

Noise Pop is proud to announce two more shows to our already stellar lineup – Atlas Sound at Bimbo’s 365 Club on Saturday, February 25th.

Papercuts and Sonny & The Sunsets (Co-Headline) at The Independent, Wednesday, February 22nd. Papercuts will be celebrating the re-issue of their second album, Mockingbird, coming out Feb 14 (first time on vinyl!)

Individual tickets for both shows will go on-sale Friday, January 20th, 2012 at 10am PST. Tickets to Flaming Lips and Bob Mould are sold out but you can still buy a Festival Badge to gain access to those shows and many more!

For more NOISE POP FESTIVAL 2012 information and line up – click here >>>

Noise Pop Festival 2012, San FranciscoNEWS – MORE BANDS JOIN THE 2012 LINE UP!

Noise Pop organizers have announced the following additional headliners to the 2012 festival lineup: The Flaming Lips perform The Soft Bulletin, Bob Mould plays Copper Blue, Sleigh Bells and Mac McCaughan of Superchunk (solo).

Also added are Two Gallants, Class Actress (pre-party at Cal Academy of Science), The Fresh & Onlys, Release The Sunbird, Noise Pop reunion show featuring Overwhelming Colorfast, Oranger, Slouching Stars (members of Carlos) and Peppercorn.

Also featuring support from Big Sleep, Maus Haus, Exray’s, Shannon & the Clams and Sister Crayon.

For more NOISE POP FESTIVAL 2012 information and line up – click here >>>

Coachella festival, CaliforniaCOACHELLA LINE UP NOW OFFICIAL!

Organizers have revealed the ‘official’ line up for this year’s twin Coachella festival weekends – taking place at the Empire Polo Club, Indio, California on April 13-15 and April 20-22!

Acts revealed today include Afrojack, Alesso, Amon Tobin, Arctic Monkeys, Atari Teenage Riot, Band of Skulls, Dr. Dre & Snoop Dogg, Justice, La Roux, Lissie, Metronomy, Modeselektor and many more!

For more COACHELLA 2012 information and full line up – click here >>>

Noise Pop Festival 2012, San FranciscoMORE ADDITIONS FOR NOISE POP FESTIVAL 2012

Noise Pop organizers are pleased to announce the following additions to the festival’s lineup:  DIRTY GHOSTS, BARE WIRES, CHAPTER 24, THE SOFT PACK, WYE OAK, BIG FREEDIA, THE DODOS, AU

Also added to the Noise Pop 2012 lineup are Tyler Lyle, 20 Minute Loop, Talkdemonic, Brilliant Colors, Yalls, and Carlos Forster. Tickets to these and all other announced shows are available on the festival website

For more NOISE POP FESTIVAL 2012 information and line up – click here >>>

Noise Pop Festival 2012, San FranciscoNOISEPOP IS TURNING 20 IN 2012 AND MAKES FIRST BAND ANNOUNCEMENT

Noise Pop turns 20 this year. Where did the time go? We can hardly believe it ourselves. We are thrilled to be able to celebrate in style and as such have put together a fantastic collection of bands. There’ll be plenty more additions to come, but for now you can get excited about indie mainstays such as Built to Spill, Archers of Loaf (played NP in 1997!), Cursive (played NP in 2001!) and Imperial Teen (played NP in 1999!). We’ve also included some genre-bending acts to the lineup including: Die Antwoord, Budos Band and Grimes. Check out the first leg of the lineup here.

More bands will be announced soon, along with more information about our Film Series, Pop Up Shop, the return of Culture Club and much more. In the meantime browse around the site: buy your Early Bird Badges NOW (they are in limited supply and include entrance to the Die Antwoord show)

For more NOISEPOP FESTIVAL information and line up – click here >>>

Stagecoach Festival, CaliforniaSTAGECOACH TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY 28TH OCTOBER 10AM PT!

Organizers have released the first batch of Stagecoach tickets for next year’s festival

The first 5000 GA passes will be $149.
The next 5000 GA passes will be $169.
The remaining GA passes will be $199.

To expedite your ordering process, please log on to Frontgate and set up an account prior to 10am tomorrow. Go to Stagecoachfestival.com to review all your pass and camping choices.

For more STAGECOACH FESTIVAL information & Line Up – click here >>>

Audiotistic Festoval, San Bernadino, CaliforniaWOLFGANG GARTNER JOINS AUDIOTISTIC LINE UP

Insomniac is excited to announce the addition of Wolfgang Gartner to the Audiotistic 2011 lineup this Saturday! Wolfgang Gartner is sure to bring a dynamic edge to the already exciting Audio soundtrack.

Audiotistic is all about cutting-edge sound and Wolfgang Gartner firmly believes in keeping things fresh. “Right now, I feel like I have a responsibility to advance the genre,” he says. “I have to come up with something completely new, that’s never been done before.” Wolfgang Gartner is known for surprising his audience, using rapid-fire samples mixed with solid hooks, and experimenting with his productions.

Tickets will be available at the door but you can save money by purchasing a presale online today.

For more AUDIOTISTIC FESTIVAL information and tickets – click here >>>

San Francisco Outside Lands FestivalOUTSIDE LANDS ADDS A NEW ARTIST FOR SATURDAY!

Organizers have announced the addition of PAPER DIAMOND to Saturday’s lineup. Paper Diamond’s sound has raw energy and the kind of dramatic anticipation only a seasoned producer can incite. Driving beats and bass grab on tight while deep, rich tones rumble under layers of spacey synthesizers, sweet melodies, and catchy vocals

For more OUTSIDE LANDS FESTIVAL information – click here >>>