LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Pasadena Daydream Festival with The Cure, Deftones, Pixies, and More
The music fest curated by Robert Smith also featured Throwing Muses, Chelsea Wolfe, and Mogwai.
LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Outside Lands 2019 with Childish Gambino, Paul Simon, and More
Record crowds descended upon the San Francisco festival also featuring Kacey Musgraves, Wallows, Anderson .Paak & the Free Nationals, Better Oblivion Community Center, and more.
Aging with the Band: Wilco and the Intersection of Mythologies
On lost love, recovery, and music at Solid Sound 2019.
Portraits from Firefly Music Festival 2019 with Lolo Zouaï, Yungblud, Bob Moses, and More
On the grounds in the Woodlands with Young the Giant, X-Ambassadors, Sir Sly, NoMBe, Klingande, Yoke Lore, Bea Miller, and many more.
Krewe du Kanaval Is Back For a Second Celebration
This fundraising event combines Haitian culture with New Orleans party spirit.
Spinning Fortuna’s Wheel at Voodoo 2018
When Fortuna spins you downward, go out to a music festival and get more out of life.
There’s No Seven-Year Itch at Desert Daze 2018
Desert Daze moves to a new location but keeps the same far out vibe.
LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Treasure Island 2018
After a year’s hiatus, the Bay Area festival returns, albeit in a new location.
Homegrown’s Alright with Texas at Austin City Limits 2018
Amidst heavyweight legends like Paul McCartney and Metallica at this year’s ACL, plenty of fresh-faced acts showcased their love for Texas, and a charity group helped to celebrate music as the best medicine.
LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Ohana Fest 2018
The Eddie Vedder–curated SoCal festival featured all of your favorite artists covering all of your favorite songs.
The Fireworks of Life Is Beautiful
Arcade Fire, Florence + the Machine, Tyler, The Creator, and others (further) illuminated Sin City on the weekend of Vegas’ biggest music and arts festival.
Eat to the Beat: How Instagram-Ready Food Goes from Farm to Festival
We got the scoop on this summer’s hottest festival fare straight from the events’ food curators.
LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Grandoozy 2018
Fifty artists. Three nights. 177 traffic citations. 5,280 feet above sea level.
Mad Mike’s Guide to Glamping Your Van
The “Pimp My Ride” vet is here to show you how to make the most of your music festival road trip.
Jessie and Katey’s Art of Noise
Inside the world of the Lollapalooza poster artists.
LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Outside Lands 2018
Eleven years after its debut, the Golden Gate Park extravaganza continues to push away the fog.
Outlaw Country, Saharan Folk, and Cosmic Sorcery: Into the Woods for Pickathon 2018
The Happy Valley music festival once again stands out during festival season by embracing its natural surroundings and simply enlisting musicians who fit the scene.
Lollapalooza 2018: The Youth Shall Set You Free
As the Chicago-set music festival ages, its audience appears to be getting younger.
Dive in to the 2018 FLOOD Festival Guide, Presented by SiriusXM and Toyota
Featuring cover stories on St. Vincent, in conversation with Phillipa Price, and Arcade Fire, in conversation with Ben Jaffe of Preservation Hall Jazz Band.
The xx Celebrate Bilbao’s Creative Community at Night + Day Festival
Settling into Northern Spain for a week, The xx shined a light on the city’s music, film, and arts scene with a series of shows and parties.
The Radical Earnestness, and Subtle Jubilation, of FORM Arcosanti
In its fourth year, the Hundred Waters–curated weekend proved once again what sets it apart from major music festivals.
Who Says There’s No Leaving New York? A Report From The National’s Homecoming Festival
More a family reunion for the Cincinnati-bred band than an actual festival, Homecoming was a wild party with occasionally tender moments.
SXSW 2018: The Portraits
Photographer Carlo Cavaluzzi captures Kurt Vile, Dr. Octagon, and more between sets.
FLOODfest SXSW 2018, Friday
Day three of FLOODfest SXSW featuring Porches, Kurt Vile, Speedy Ortiz, and more.
FLOODfest SXSW 2018, Thursday
Day two of FLOODfest SXSW featuring Starcrawler, Jukebox the Ghost, Lucy Dacus, and more.
FLOODfest SXSW 2018, Wednesday
Day one of FLOODfest SXSW featuring Dr. Octagon, Hinds, Cut Chemist, and more.
LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Air + Style 2018
In its fourth year, Shaun White’s music and boarding festival brings the Winter Olympics to Downtown LA.
LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Noise Pop 2018
In its twenty-sixth year, San Francisco’s week-long music and arts festival is louder now than it’s ever been.