Music Festivals Are Taking Over Hampton Roads This Weekend!

Music Festivals Are Taking Over Hampton Roads This Weekend!
Funhouse Fest has returned, and this year they are raising the bar! The 3-day music festival has a knock out line-up of music and features tons of delicious foods. Grab a regional craft beer and float between 2 stages that will showcase more than 10 …
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Music festivals are adopting practices to minimalism the impact the events have on the Earth
No matter where you go around the globe, everybody loves a good party. It doesn’t matter if you’re into rap or rock ‘n roll, there’s a gathering somewhere in the world with your name on it. The season for music festivals is year round, especially …

Jake Bugg: I hate music festivals
Jake Bugg ”hates” music festivals. The ‘Lightning Bolt’ singer, who performed at Glastonbury in South East England last weekend, admits he’s not a fan of traipsing through muddy fields but insists it was a privilege to play the event. Speaking before his …
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Festivals will jazz up Labor Day Weekend in Triad

Festivals will jazz up Labor Day Weekend in Triad
Music is in the air tonight and into Labor Day Weekend at various local venues. Here are three notable options to get your toes tapping. The sixth annual Triad Music Festival & AMPD Expo will run from tonight, Aug. 31, through Sept. 2, presented by Sound …
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UK saxophonists to perform with local young musicians
Talented saxophonists from the United Kingdom will play with the local young musicians in “The Enchanting Sound of Sax” concert at 8pm on Sunday (April 8) at the Theatre of the Sheung Wan Civic Centre. The concert will not only bring audiences the …

Listening Post: Two great tenor saxophonists – Sonny Rollins and Ernie Watts
Sonny Rollins, “Holding the Stage: Road Shows Volume 4” (Doxy/Okeh) At first glance, you might be forgiven for any involuntary OMG reactions, you might have. Sonny Rollins may be 85 and still performing, but the idea of the octogenarian Rollins putting …
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Day For Night Is the Future of Music Festivals

Day For Night Is the Future of Music Festivals
It’s the week before Christmas at the Hilton-Americas in downtown Houston, and the signs are everywhere. Beneath one of the lobby’s two ubiquitous Chihuly chandeliers, men in 10-gallon cowboy hats and santa caps gather around an oversized gingerbread …
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Nic Adler weds music festivals with delicious food
On Day One of Arroyo Seco Weekend, a massive music festival held recently on the grounds outside of the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, culinary stars were competing with such stage performers as Jeff Goldblum, Alabama Shakes and Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers.
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Your 2015 guide to summer music festivals
The guard has officially changed. While the “Summer of Love” generation still will line up to catch the Grateful Dead’s “Fare Thee Well” shows in Santa Clara and Chicago this summer, most large-scale music festivals programmed for # …
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Houston’s 11 Best Music Festivals

Houston’s 11 Best Music Festivals
Especially if they don’t live in Houston, people can perhaps be forgiven for not thinking of this city as a “festival town,” at least in the same sense that Austin, Chicago or New Orleans is. It just gives those of us who live here a chance to sound …
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11 Upcoming Music Festivals To Buy Tickets For ASAP
If you’re having Coachella withdrawals or recovering from FOMO from not being at Coachella, fear not. 2017 still has many music festivals left on the calendar in cities across the United States. Let’s hope none of them turn into a Fyre Festival …

How Music Festivals Are Changing
Evan Harrison is the CEO of Huka Entertainment, a company that produces destination-site festivals including Pemberton Music Festival (British Columbia) and Tortuga Music Festival (Ft. Lauderdale). Evan has a long history in the digital music space.


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11 Awesome Asian Music Festivals to Attend in 2017
Until very recently there weren’t very many music festivals in the Far East beyond cultural events. However, over the last few years there has been a surge in large-scale music events – all with awe-inspiring production, international lineups and …

2017 Country Music Festivals Guide
Country music festivals are as much a part of summer as the beach and baseball, but keeping track of them can be a chore. Taste of Country’s Country Music Festival guide actually begins in January with a fest that will remind you of summers past.
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Music Festivals: Peace, Love and a Business Battle
As music fans get ready to listen to Florence + the Machine, Paul McCartney and Alabama Shakes this weekend at Lollapalooza in Chicago, a turf war is heating up in the music-festival business. Lollapalooza, one of the oldest and most popular festivals, is …
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No women allowed: Summer music festivals are dudefests, again

MusicNo women allowed: Summer music festivals are dudefests, again
Texas had just shaken off the last bits of a chilly spring. The elegant Austin City Limits Live’s Moody Theatre was packed in anticipation of a concert by the hot French band Phoenix. Producer Terry Lickona took the stage to give the customary warnings …
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Will travel for music? Nine cool Indian music festivals to attend
Music festivals are magical, combine them with an exciting travel experience and you have the best holiday package. With the Indie music scene growing rapidly in India, music festivals are getting bigger and better. From lit up stages, campsites in the lap …
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Six Music Festivals in July You Need to Attend
Summer is the time to get out and enjoy all the music festivals Virginia has to offer. In July, the great music festivals are not slowing down. Lovers of everything from bluegrass to blues to classical will find something to do this month. Wintergreen …


Are you hungry? This weekend the food festivals in Miami are legion

cusineAre you hungry? This weekend the food festivals in Miami are legion
That’s the kind of Asian fusion happening in Miami … led by the Los Angeles band Capital Cities. Magic City Casino and the food blogger Burger Beast are hosting Weiner Bash, with several Miami restaurants trying their hand at making the best hot dogs …

Cash in hand useless, foreign patients put off surgeries
“After talking to hospitals in Europe, Africa and many Asian countries, I decided to come to India as … However, due to cash crunch, I have no option but to go to bigger restaurants for food and travel in… News Source: http://timesofindia.indiatimes …

Simply Asian restaurant continues under new owner
ASHEBORO — Hungry Thai food customers are finding a new home in Asheboro. On Aug. 1, Rina Pheng took over Simply Asian Thai & Sushi and is not only serving up authentic Thai food, but a warm smile and lots of service. The Cambodian woman is no stranger …
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musicSummer 2014 music festival preview
A general view of the crowd during day 4 of the 2013 Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival on June 16, 2013, in Manchester, Tenn. Stages upon stages and music everywhere you turn. Yes, festival season is officially upon us. 63 Photos Scenes from Coachella 2014 …
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Read Best of Interviews with Film Professionals and Festival Directors
There is more variety in music in film today. Film scores are now a broad church … VanChan or “The Vancouver Channel” is a North American, MONTHLY, webisode festival in where the contestants create a pilot WEB SERIES. Comedy, Drama, Cooking show?

Country music festivals shutting down left and right
Three major country music festivals have been canceled in 2016 with little-to-no explanation provided. Most recently, Dega Jam, set to take place on July 4 weekend at the Talladega Superspeedway in Alabama, was axed. The racetrack’s director of public …
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musicHow music festivals make money
Back in April, more than 150,000 music fans flocked to Indio, Calif., for the Coachella Valley Music and Arts festival. In mid-June, Bonnaroo drew over 100,000 people to Manchester, Tenn., to see Sir Paul McCartney and R. Kelly, among others. Sasquatch …
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10 Events to Check Out This Week
Crooning honky-tonk tunes for the thinking man, the band is known for lighting up dusty Southwestern bars and major music festivals alike. While The Black Lillies’ exuberant stage presence appeals to younger audiences, the easygoing fans of Chris Hillman …

Boiler Room Is Building The First-Ever Virtual Reality Music Venue
“Most of Boiler Room’s audience is made up of global online users who tune in to watch music events they can’t attend in person. We’ve always been driven by using technology to showcase the music we care about in the most authentic way we can …
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music12 bands you can see at North East Calling music festival
North East Calling returns to the region next weekend, and the festival has a great line-up as punk celebrates its 40th anniversary. The all-dayer – formerly known as Durham Punk Festival – is held these days at Northumbria University in Newcastle.
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14 Music Festivals to Check Out In 2014
From Poland to Portland, here are 14 festivals to visit this year It’s Christmastime for music fans. No, not because there’s a new Michael Jackson album coming or because Miley Cyrus is on tour, but because music festival season is upon us. That means …
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Murmuration Festival: 8 things you need to know
And experimental electronic artist Flying Lotus is one of the music headliners — additional cool points. Beyond that, many are still trying to figure out what the festival is all about. It’s the brainchild of Brian Cohen, who started LouFest and left …
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