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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

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

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

by Anne Hoffman

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

by Amanda Machado

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

by Stefano Tomassetti

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

by PRI's The World

This African-American duo is breaking K-pop stereotypes

by PRI's The World

8 underground music festivals to check out before they go mainstream

by Shannon Dell

South Africa is telling some radio stations they need to play almost all local music

by PRI's The World

Watch this Zapotec woman’s incredible MC skills as she rhymes for social equality in Mexico

by Amanda Machado

The 5 best European LGBT festivals left in 2016

by Adam Groffman

8 must-see LGBT festivals around the world

by All in Life

16 things you’re doing wrong at concerts (according to your bouncer)

by Jon Young

5 things you didn’t know about Cinco de Mayo

by Alice Latham

11 of the best cities in the US for live music

by Colin Heinrich

6 wildest electronic music festivals worldwide

by Sejal Saraiya

San Antonio, chili not chilly: Bringing the heat to Chicago

by Matador Media House

Your ultimate Canadian summer event calendar: What’s going on up there in 2016

by Carlo Alcos
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