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Riot Fest Drops Amazing 2019 Lineup: Blink-182, Slayer, The Flaming Lips & More

BY TER STAFF

Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration

While other festivals boast mediocre lineups, Riot Fest went against the grain and dropped an amazing lineup for their 15th anniversary.

With headlining performances from Blink-182, The Raconteurs, Rise Against, Slayer, Bikini Kill and more, the Chicago festival will also host anticipated performances from Ween, Die Antwoord, Violent Femmes, Taking Back Sunday, Against Me!, Pennywise, the Village People and many more. Riot Fest will also host a variety of album performances from some of your favorite bands.

There is no better place to be than Douglas Park on September 13-15, so get your tickets while they’re still available at Riot Fest’s official website.

Check out Riot Fest’s full 2019 lineup below!

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Summerfest Day 9 In Photos: BØRNS, The Flaming Lips & More

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Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration

In addition to boasting itself as the World’s Largest Music Festival, Milwaukee’s Summerfest consistently has one of the most diverse lineups in music today.

That diversity continued today as artists like The Flaming Lips, BØRNS, Janelle Monae and more all took stage to headline their respective stages on Friday night.

Check out our photos of day nine of Summerfest 2018 below.

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Taste of Chicago Shares 2018 Headliners: Black Star, The Flaming Lips & More

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Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration

The Windy City’s Taste of Chicago has shared perhaps its best lineup in years. Not only can people sample food from some of the best restaurants that Chicago has to offer, but you can also catch performances from some of the best names in music.

Headlining Taste of Chicago in 2018, from Wednesday, July 11th to Sunday, July 15th, will be Brandi Carlile, Juanes, Black Star (Talib Kweli and Mos Def), The Flaming Lips, BJ the Chicago Kid, George Clinton and more! The food portion of the festival is free, but if you want a good seat in the Petrillo Music Shell (where the headliners perform), tickets range from $18 to $50. Tickets go on sale at 10AM this Friday.

Check out Taste of Chicago’s talented cast of headliners below and visit the City of Chicago’s official website for more info.

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Miley Cyrus Announces New Tour with Intimate Venue Performances and The Flaming Lips

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Following her appearance hosting the season premiere of Saturday Night Live, Miley Cyrus has announced a new U.S. tour where she will be giving a number of intimate performances. And when we say “intimate performances” the men of the world need not get their hopes up, because what we mean is she will be performing at a number of smaller venues throughout the city, which you definitely won’t want miss. Miley will be touring as part of her side-group, “Miley Cyrus & Her Dead Petz”, where she will be joined by The Flaming Lips as her live band. This tour will kick off in Chicago on November 19th at the Riviera Theatre in Chicago, and will also hit stops at The Fillmore in Chicago, New York’s Terminal 5, the House of Blues in Boston, and more.

Check out the tour dates for Miley’s new tour below and look out for tickets here on October 7th (they will go fast)!

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The Most Anticipated Acts of Summerfest 2015

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Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration
Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration

Milwaukee’s Summerfest lineup this year is diverse as always. Early today Summerfest revealed over 90 of its 2015 performers and headliners and now we have our most anticipated acts for “the World’s Largest Music Festival.” This year Summerfest takes place from June 24-28 and June 30 – July 5 at the Summerfest Grounds in Milwaukee, WI and you can check here for ticket information. Ticket prices start at just $12, with various promotions that run all festival long.

It wasn’t easy to decide who we are most excited to see at Summerfest this year, but definitely hit the jump to check out our ten most anticipated acts of Summerfest 2015. Also be sure to check out Summerfest.com for more information.

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Summerfest Reveals its 2015 Lineup

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Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration
Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration

“The World’s Largest Music Festival” Summerfest has just revealed its 2015 lineup, and as always it is long and diverse! This year’s Marcus Amphitheater headliners include Kendrick Lamar with Schoolboy Q, Kings of Leon, Zac Brown Band, and Linkin Park, Ed Sheeran and more. Those tickets can be purchased separately at Ticketmaster.com (which include admission into the Summerfest grounds).

Highlights for the ground stage performers on this year’s line-up includes Lupe Fiasco, The Flaming Lips, Weird Al Yankovic, Magic!, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Lecrea, Meg Myers, Bastille, AWOLNATION, Vance Joy, a DJ set from Paris Hilton, Public Enemy, Santigold, The New Pornographers, Kansas, Gary Clark Jr. Summerfest runs from June 24-28 and June 30 – July 5 in Milwaukee, WI.

Check out the announcement video and performers below, and visit Summerfest.com for more information.

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Releases for Record Store Day Black Friday (Including Outkast, Death Grips, Green Day, Diplo, and South Park)

BY MATT MONROE

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Ever since 2008, vinyl has been seeing a huge revival, with more and more records being bought each year. In fact, vinyl sales this year are projected to go up 8.9 million this year. One of the reasons for this comeback has been Record Store Day, which was started in 2007 by independent record store owners who wanted to celebrate and spread the spotlight on themselves. Since then, the day has grown bigger and bigger and this year, they will be celebrating Black Friday by having exclusive releases for independent record stores. The list of releases this year is down below via The Future Heart.

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Las Vegas’ ‘Life Is Beautiful’ Fest Reveals Lineup

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The Life Is Beautiful festival, located in downtown Las Vegas, has revealed its 2014 lineup. The festival takes place October 24-26, with a lineup that features acts such as Outkast, Kanye West, Foo Fighters, and many more.

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Music Fest Moneyball

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A couple of weeks ago Consequence of Sound posted a feature titled “Let’s Play Moneyball with a Summer Music Festival” about a piece wrote by The Early Registration’s Dan Garcia. In the piece Garcia used price quotes of popular artists in music to drop and add acts to the World’s Largest Music Festival, Summerfest, located in Milwaukee, WI in attempts to also make it the world’s best music festival.

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