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Made In America Festival 2015 Lineup feat. Beyoncé, The Weeknd, J. Cole, Vic Mensa

posted by Oscar June 23, 2015

Made In America 2015

 

The Jay Z-curated festival has announced its 2015 lineup and yet again, it looks like Made In America is set to be one of the best musical experiences of the year. This year’s lineup will see headliners Beyoncé and The Weeknd head to Philadelphia’s Benjamin Franklin Parkway on September 5th and 6th.

The rest of the roster is just as stacked with some of the immediate standouts being J. Cole, Modest Mouse, Big Sean, A-Trak, De La Soul, Banks, Vic Mensa, and Action Bronson. Some of the other dope artists we dig on this bill include Earl Sweatshirt, Metric, Flatbush Zombies, Lola Wolf, Mick Jenkins, and Omen.

American Express Card Members can get pre-sale tickets starting tomorrow at 10am ET. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Monday, June 29th at noon ET.http://smarturl.it/MIAFestival?IQid=fb

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Life is Beautiful Festival 2015 Lineup feat. Stevie Wonder, Kendrick Lamar, Weezer

posted by Oscar May 19, 2015

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Las Vegas’ signature music festival today announced their 2015 lineup and it has yet again delivered an amazing collection of artists. This year’s roster for Life Is Beautiful Fest boasts headliners Imagine Dragons, Kendrick Lamar, and the legendary Stevie Wonder performing in downtown Las Vegas from September 25-27.

Also appearing on the list are POD regulars Kid Cudi, Weezer, Death Cab For Cutie, Run The Jewels, and Walk The Moon. Joining them are also Brandon Flowers, Duran Duran, Hozier, Atmosphere, and Royal Blood. Check out the full lineup in the poster above (*more artists are to be announced).

Buy your General Admission and VIP tickets starting today through the festival’s website.

 

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Metric – “The Fatal Gift”

posted by Oscar December 28, 2014

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On Christmas Day Metric unveiled a new tune that is the first of the band’s latest batch of new material. Lead singer Emily Haines wrote on the band’s website about the new release: “(we’re) fully immersed in fresh music and somewhat amazed that we’ve managed to keep on loving what we do for this long.”

Hear the new track below. Continue Reading

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Riot Fest & Carnival 2014 Chicago Daily Lineup

posted by Oscar July 24, 2014

Riot Fest 2014 Daily Lineup

One of our favorite music festivals, Riot Fest, has today announced the daily lineup for Riot Fest & Carnival 2014 Chicago. The fest will take play Friday, 9/12 to Sunday, 9/14 at Humboldt Park. Friday will see acts like Jane’s Addiction, Rise Against, Slayer and The Offspring. Saturday has The National, The Flaming Lips, the Wu-Tang Clan, The Orwells and Skaters. Finally, Sunday’s lineup boasts The Cure, Weezer, Cheap Trick, Andrew W.K. and ShowYouSuck.

The image above shows the entire lineup so you can see when bands like Pussy Riot, GWAR, Metric, Taking Back Sunday, The Used, and Dashboard Confessional will be playing.

Buy your single day and 2-day tickets here:http://goo.gl/SVgQ5k

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Made In America Los Angeles 2014 Lineup feat. Kendrick Lamar, Rise Against, Chance The Rapper

posted by Oscar May 22, 2014

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Earlier today we got the lineup for the Philly leg of  Budweiser’s Made In America festival, and now we have the LA roster and it’s damn good. Getting top billing on this lineup are Kendrick Lamar and Rise Against, while other big acts featured on this include Weezer, Sublime w/Rome, Metric, ScHoolboy Q, and our dude, Chance The Rapper. Other noteworthy names hitting the city of angels are John Mayer, Juanes, Imagine Dragons, Cypress Hill, Rita Ora, Yg, and Ab-Soul.

Tough part now is deciding which one’s a better lineup, this one or Philly’s

The LA leg of the Jay Z-curated fest will hit Grand Park on Labor Day Weekend, August 30th-31st.

Buy tickets below:

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Riot Fest 2014 [Toronto] Lineup feat. Metric, Rise Against, The Flaming Lips

posted by Oscar May 6, 2014

Riot Fest 2014 Toronto

A lot of the major festivals have announced their lineups for this year and today we got the roster for Riot Fest & Expo Toronto. The lineup features Metric, The National, Rise Against, The Flaming Lips, and City and Colour. Some of the other acts hitting Toronto’s  Downsview Park between September 6 & 7 include Dropkick Murphys, Tokyo Police Club, New Found Glory, and Alkaline Trio. The fest will have 50 bands, hitting 4 stages, plus carnival rides, and more.

See the full lineup above. Tickets go on sale Saturday, May 10th at 10 a.m EDT: http://goo.gl/QZnqtK

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Video: METRIC – “Synthetica”

posted by Oscar November 5, 2013

METRIC have unveiled their latest set of visuals for their track “Synthetica.” The video mostly shows lead singer Emily Haines with multiple mirrored effects as she’s dancing and lip-synching. One YouTube commenter put it best when he wrote:

“The only thing better than Emily Haines is four of her.”

See the video above.