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Music + Events

There’s nothing that brings us out more out than concerts, festivals, and big events like Burning Man.

Each year we take our ground level reporting up a level on everything from film festivals like Sundance to huge music festivals like Coachella, SXSW, and Bonnaroo.

At the same time, the biggest stokes of all might just be stumbling upon lesser known, or fully unknown music, and sharing it with the rest of the world.

Music + Events Articles

Juan Gabriel’s death has revealed an important message about homophobia in Mexico.

by Martina Žoldoš

Montreal: Festival of Lights

by Matador Media House

5 local producers that have made their mark on California’s music scene

by Danielle Dorsey

Culture Trippers in Seattle: Dance

by Matador Media House

From the prairies to the mountains: Country music in Calgary, Alberta

by Matador Media House

8 ways to rock Oktoberfest if you aren’t into beer

by Barbara Litzlfellner

8 can’t miss festivals in Colorado this fall

by Tim Wenger

We are wired for ceremony: Why Burning Man is in our DNA

by Joshywashington

12 Seattle bands and musicians to add to your playlist NOW

by Andrew Elijah and Anne Hoffman

Flipping for Quebec City: Bruno Gagnon and his circus company

by Matador Media House

Asheville’s musicians are blending traditional and contemporary sounds, and the results are phenomenal

by Jason Frye

Where to see incredible live music in Denver

by Tim Wenger

The ultimate, dead-simple packing list for your summer music festival

by Emma Thieme

DJs worldwide give new life to an archive of 35,000 African songs

by PRI's The World

Mississippi is the birthplace of American music. Here’s proof

by Anne Hoffman

Malaysia’s Thaipusam festival. Warning: Some of these pics are gnarly.

by Stefano Tomassetti

Watch: this all-women mariachi band is owning the genre

by Amanda Machado

This African-American duo is breaking K-pop stereotypes

by PRI's The World
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