The official Lollapalooza lineup has been announced, and it’s even better than we expected. The 2017 installment will welcome some of the biggest names in music with performances from Chicago’s own Chance the Rapper, The Killers, Arcade Fire, Muse, Blink-182, Justice, Wiz Khalifa and countless others.
We are giving away two (2) free tickets to SweetWater 420 Fest taking place April 21-23 in Atlanta, Georgia featuring performances by Widespread Panic, Trey Anastasio Band, Ween and many more. Just follow us on Instagram and Twitter below and post using the hashtag #sweetwateruphorictv on each platform for your chance to win!
We’ve witnessed some impressive lineup announcements this year, but FYF Fest just made a major play for the top spot. The 14th annual music event takes place July 21-23 in Downtown Los Angeles at Exposition Park with performances by Frank Ocean, Nine Inch Nails, A Tribe Called Quest, Missy Elliott, and many more.
In this edition of The Bucket List, we’re taking it across the pond. Like the US, festivals in England are abundant these days and this list will help you navigate the crowded scene. From classic rock to EDM, there’s something for every music fan. But when it comes to doing it big, these festivals get it right. So before you apply for a passport and buy a ticket, take a look at our picks for five essential UK music festivals.
In 1997, a V-shaped UFO left the city of Phoenix scratching their heads and searching for answers. Two decades later, thousands of candy-colored festival fanatics are descending upon the city’s arts district for two days of nonstop bass and otherworldly experiences at Phoenix Lights, an electronic music festival themed after the ’97 phenomenon.
Next week, thousands of EDM fanatics will descend upon the picturesque Bayfront Park in Miami, Florida for the nineteenth installation of the world’s biggest electronic music showcase. Ultra Music Festival will take place March 24-26 during Miami Music Week, and marks the official start of festival season. This year, the four-day outdoor dance-a-thon is completely sold out, so pass holders get ready for a non-stop rager.
Tmrw.Tday Culture Fest will make its debut May 17-23 in Negril, Jamaica with an eclectic lineup featuring some of the top names in reggae and house music. Between performances, fans can soak up the irie vibes while exploring the island’s best cuisine with experiential farm-to-table dinners and a massive 7-Mile Organic Food Festival.
If you’re heading south for the seventh annual Ultimate Music Experience (UME), get your pregame on with our UME Spotify playlist. Our collection of EDM hits and new finds is guaranteed to get you pumped for the four-day Spring Break celebration taking place March 15-18 on the beautiful beaches of South Padre Island, Texas.
We packed our camping gear, yoga mats, and cameras to head south for three days of camaraderie and nonstop dancing at the second edition of Okeechobee Music & Arts Festival. This year’s installation was completely sold out and chock-full of moments we still can’t believe happened (like Solange with Michael McDonald). Keep reading for a recap of our experience in the portal.
Morocco’s Oasis Festival is bringing the finest slice of festival paradise to The Source Music Resort in Marrakech September 15-17 to create a truly unique cultural experience for fans from around the globe. Each year, the festival showcases top international talent, while shining a spotlight on the growing Moroccan music scene.
Before you know it, April will be here and for thousands of festival fans that means three-days of live music at Euphoria Music & Camping Festival. The sixth annual, multi-stage affair takes place April 6-9 at Carson Creek Ranch near Downtown Austin and boasts a lineup complete with go-to party kings Chromeo, Atlanta hitmaker Young Thug, and jamband legends The Disco Biscuits.
Minus Zero Winter & Sports Festival is back to the slopes April 7-8 to close out another incredible winter ski season. This unique music festival takes place in Stratton Mountain, Vermont, and features a lineup jam-packed with international, national, and regional DJs. The multi-day event goes down on a mountain resort providing a stunning setting for winter sports fans before the summer months set in.
Even though we’re over the moon that Beyoncé is pregnant with twins, we were quickly crushed to hear she’d be stepping down from her headlining performance at Coachella. Fans can now rejoice as the festival announced that another pop superstar with legendary status will be taking her place.
On a 1,600-acre cave and wildlife park in Centre Hall, Pennsylvania, the inaugural Karoondinha Music & Arts Festival will open its gates July 21-23 to fans ready to lose themselves beneath the stars. During the destination event, festival attendees will explore caves, immerse themselves in art installations, find zen at daily workshops, and enjoy an array of gourmet food options in the most beautiful, natural setting.
Okeechobee Music & Arts Festival kicks off Thursday, welcoming an extended weekend of music and camping in Central Florida. If you have plans to attend, a playlist for the long haul to Okeechobee, Florida and the bumper-to-bumper traffic you’ll meet as you enter festival limits is a must.
Spring Break is just around the corner, and thousands of ravers have plans to head south for the seventh annual Ultimate Music Experience (UME) March 15-18 at Clayton’s Outdoors. For four days the beautiful beaches of South Padre Island, Texas will transform into a tropical dance music paradise and play host to top-tier DJs from around the globe.
We all know about the vast array of neon-drenched EDM ragers popping up these days, but hip-hop culture has far fewer festivals to call its own. From Philly’s Roots Picnic to Miami’s Rolling Loud, these trailblazing events are bringing together the scene’s hottest names and cementing the genre’s place in the festival landscape.
The countdown to Okeechobee has commenced, and social media is buzzing with eager fans ready to enter the portal. If you already have tickets, by now you know which headlining acts you plan to catch. But what about the supporting artists fighting for a chance to win you over? Keep reading for five acts you can’t miss at Okeechobee.
Since 2012, Boise, Idaho has played host to Treefort, an annual music and arts festival that celebrates the independent music scene. The four-day event features nearly 400 performers traveling from all corners of the globe to throw down March 22-26. Hailed as a cultural milestone for the city, Treefort will lead you through a discovery of music, film, art, and comedy leaving you with memories that will last a lifetime.
We know you’re excited for the spring / summer festival season, but before you and your crew embark on the perfect getaway, expand your musical library and explore the UphoricTV 2017 Festival Favorites playlist. Packed with legends and newcomers from some of our favorite lineups of the year, this list of jams is guaranteed to get you pumped for Okeechobee, Starry Nites, Buku Project, Phoenix Lights and more.
Euphoria Music & Camping Festival takes place April 6-9 at Carson Creek Ranch in Austin, Texas with a top-notch lineup, immersive art installations, yoga workshops and much more. Since 2012, this eclectic event has drawn music fans from around the world and you can watch the live broadcast for FREE via UphoricTV!
The 13th annual SweetWater 420 Fest will roll into Atlanta’s Centennial Olympic Park on April 21-23 with an extensive and diverse lineup that’s guaranteed to free your mind. This chilled out, environmentally conscious festival is an Earth Day celebration like no other and you can watch the live broadcast for FREE via UphoricTV!
Grab your squad and get hype for the 2017 festival season at Arizona’s longest standing EDM festival, Crush AZ. The eighth annual edition takes place February 18 at the Rawhide Event Center and will be a night packed with incredible music, hypnotizing lights, and non-stop dancing. This year’s event will feature Black Tiger Sex Machine, Chris Lorenzo, DVBBS, GTA, Jason Ross, Yellow Claw and more.
Since 2013, JMBLYA has hit the pavement every summer to bring a small, carefully curated festival featuring hip-hop’s hottest names to various cities throughout Texas. This year’s charge will be led by breakout superstars Chance The Rapper, Migos, Lil Uzi Vert and others, with stops in Dallas on May 5 and Austin on May 6.
In 2014, Mysteryland USA landed on the legendary grounds of Woodstock and have called the historic Upstate New York site home ever since. Each year the festival draws thousands of fans ready to kick back and enjoy four days of electronic music, culture, and arts, and we expect 2017 to be no different. The official lineup dropped today and top acts include G-Eazy, LCD Soundsystem and Major Lazer.