4th of July in Chicago

Falling on a Tuesday, 4th of July is weird this year. Most people plan to bbq, spend time with family, maybe got to the neighborhood block party. The craziest that […]

Mamby Weekend in Chicago 6.23

Festival weekends in Chicago are always jam packed with options. Dozens of artists flying in to play Mamby on The Beach this weekend can mean only one thing: Afterparties and […]

Top 4 Must See acts at Mamby on the Beach 2017

Celebrating its third year this upcoming weekend, Mamby on the Beach is one of my favorite Chicago festivals. Taking place at Oakwood Beach on Chicago’s south side, the festival is […]

Sunset Music Festival 2017 Brings The Heat

Photo by aLive For the past six years, on Memorial Day weekend, Tampa has become the home to Sunset Music Festival at Raymond James Stadium. Each year they bring a […]

This Weekend In Chicago 6/16

In most cities, the weekend after a major festival has come to town is a crapshoot at best, complete party dud at worst. With last weekend’s Spring Awakening Music Festival […]

Paradiso Festival Top 5 Anticipated Sets

With less than two weeks remaining until Paradiso Festival is in full swing, everything is starting to feel a bit more real. It’s time to start giving in to that […]

Paradiso Festival: Where Digital Meets Nature

“Where digital meets nature.” For the past five years, this has been the mantra for the premier Pacific Northwest dance music festival Paradiso. Tucked away two and a half hours east […]

3 Lessons Learned from Lightning In a Bottle

Lightning In a Bottle is a mind-blowing festival, without a doubt. Few other festivals can come close with the level of programming, architectural and displayed art, expressive attendees, wealth of […]