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Power Trip’s 2020 Evil Beat Festival features Deafheaven, Carcass, and more

Power Trip have announced the second edition of their Evil Beat Festival, held in the band’s hometown of Dallas, Texas. The one-day metal extravaganza also promises performances from Deafheaven, Carcass, Vio-lence, Torche, Razor, Sheer Mag, and more. The Evil Beat Vol. 2 Fest takes place on January 11th at the South Side Ballroom. Joining Power Trip

Outside Lands to become first major US festival to sell cannabis on site

Outside Lands will be a whole lot greener this year. This weekend’s festival will allow cannabis sales and a designated smoking area on site for the first time ever, according to a press release. Festival-goers will be able to buy up to seven grams of non-concentrated cannabis and two grams of cannabis concentrates across all

Wu-Tang Clan, ASAP Rocky (pending release from prison), Travis Scott to headline first-ever NYC edition of Rolling Loud Festival

Rolling Loud has announced a new edition of its popular hip-hop festival to take place in New York City. The  inaugural Rolling Loud NYC will take place over two days, October 12th-13th, at Citi Field in Queens. Headliners include Staten Island’s own Wu-Tang Clan, Travis Scott, Meek Mill, and Lil Uzi Vert. ASAP Rocky, who

Ultra Music Festival is leaving Miami after 21 years

Though Florida is no stranger to shocking news, the latest news from Ultra Music Festival is both surprising and simultaneously expected. After being based in Miami for 21 years ever since it’s inaugural festival in 1999, Ultra Music Festival is now looking for a new home. According to an open letter the festival shared today,

Woodstock co-founder maintains 50th anniversary festival hasn’t been canceled

Earlier today brought news of Woodstock 50’s cancelation. A statement attributed to Dentsu Aegis Network, the primary investor behind the festival, said, “we don’t believe the production of the festival can be executed as an event worthy of the Woodstock Brand name while also ensuring the health and safety of the artists, partners and attendees.” Now,

LL Cool J wins trademark lawsuit over Rock the Bells Festival

Back in November, we learned that LL Cool J filed a trademark lawsuit against the promoters behind the hip-hop music festival Rock the Bells for lifting the name from his 1985 single. Well, he won. #mamasaidknockyouout According to Billboard, a California federal judge has ruled that Guerrilla Union must refrain from using the title without his

Coachella stagehand dies while setting up festival

Coachella has suffered a tragedy a week ahead of its festivities. According to TMZ, a stagehand fell 60 feet to his death on Saturday morning while setting up one of the stages on the Empire Polo Club grounds in Indio, California. Eyewitnesses claim he was climbing the stage scaffolding, and that he wasn’t wearing a