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Bonanza Campout Returns With Utah’s Most Diverse Lineup

Posted by on Jan 17, 2017 in Festivals, News

Today, Bonanza Campout announces the first round of artists that will perform at the second annual festival, which returns to Utah’s scenic River’s Edge Resort in Heber City on June 23-25, 2017. The boutique music and camping festival launched last year to glowing reviews, and boasts a dynamic and diverse lineup of over 30 live acts, locally curated food and drinks, art installations, plentiful onsite activities including yoga and hiking, and more.

Returning with another must-see lineup, artists announced today include ODESZA, Ms. Lauryn Hill, NAS, Nick Murphy (formerly known as Chet Faker), Cut Copy, Kongos, Airborne Toxic Event,  Duke Dumont, Kongos, Mute Math, Method Man & Redman, Bob Moses, Cherub, D.R.A.M., LANY, EDEN, Jai Wolf, Big Wild, The Knocks, Wacka Flocka Flame, Slow Magic, Robert Delong,  and more! The complete first round artist announcement can be viewed HERE

Hailed in its inaugural year as “the Utah jam we’ve been waiting for” (SLUG Magazine) and for “ushering in a new era for Utah’s music festivals” (Daily Herald), Bonanza Campout is a national celebration of the state’s vibrant outdoor recreation scene and its music and arts communities. Nestled at the base of the Jordanelle Reservoir just North of Park City in Utah’s stunning Rocky Mountains, the “unforgettable” (Salt Lake Magazine) 3-day festival offers attendees the perfect combination of live music, outdoor activities, camping and entertainment, all hosted with undeniable Utah-style. Only a 40 minute drive from downtown Salt Lake City, Bonanza raises the bar on destination music festivals.

Bonanza General Admission 3-Day Passes start at only $150. Upgraded VIP Passes and a variety of camping packages, including onsite cabins, are also available.  Tickets and camping/lodging packages go on sale tomorrow, January 18 beginning at 10 am MST at www.bonanzacampout.com
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Bamboo Bass Festival Announces The Sleeveless Records Take Over

Posted by on Dec 6, 2016 in Festivals, Music

The second annual Bamboo Bass Festival just announced a Sleeveless Records Take Over, going down on Sunday, February 19, 2017, on La Selva Stage, featuring:

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STYLUST BEATS – TRUTH – BUKU – SHLUMP PERKULATOR – CONRANK – PIGEONHOLE – KOWTA – SUBSONIC DROPS – JLEON VS ESQUINA The Sleeveless Records Take Over is curated by label Founder Stylust Beats to showcase the label’s internationalbass artists. The Sleeveless Records roster joins international headliners: EKALI , FALCONS , MALA , SPACE JESUS , ILL GATES vs KJ SAWKA , ILL ESHA , PSYMBIONIC , MIHKAL , LIBRARIAN , PEEP THIS , and LOST CITY.

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BUKU MUSIC + ART PROJECT ANNOUNCES INITIAL TALENT FOR 2017 LINEUP

Posted by on Dec 6, 2016 in Festivals, Music

NEW ORLEANS, LA (December 6, 2016) – BUKU Music + Art Project today announced the first round of talent for the sixth installment of the annual festival, taking place on March 10 + 11, 2017 at the iconic Mardi Gras World in New Orleans. On multiple indoor & outdoor stages, set against a unique industrial backdrop along the Mississippi River, the event will showcase a multi-genre talent roster of some of the most relevant artists in the dance music, hip-hop and indie scenes. Complementing the extensive music lineup, the two-day festival continues its traditional signature arts component that includes an eclectic array of one-of-a kind art installations by local artists and electrifying street performers. After consistently selling out year after year, BUKU remains a celebration of the progressive, youthful subculture that is fueling the new New Orleans. Regular priced 2-day passes go on sale December 8th at 11am CT at www.thebukuproject.com.

Check out BUKU’s official lineup announce video here:

The 2017 festival will showcase an extensive lineup of electronic, hip-hop, and indie acts including: Famed electronic producer Deadmau5, who just released his new album W:/2016ALBUM/ on Friday; chart-topping rappers Travis Scott, Young Thug and 21 Savage; Canadian electronic duo Zeds Dead; Chinese American electronic musician and singer ZHU; indie acts Tycho, Sleigh Bells and Washed Out; young rising EDM star Jauz; visionary Long Beach rapper Vince Staples; underground dance artists including Russian techno DJ/producer Nina Kraviz, the mysteriously masked Malaa melodic house producer Lane 8 and South African-Swiss DJ Nora En Pure; comedic rapper and lyrically-skilled hip-hop artist Lil Dicky; London’s hyped about producer TroyBoi; genre-pushing hip-hop sensation Lil Yachty; a slew of buzzing dance producers including Slushii, Lido, Rezz, Big Wild and San Holo; Louisiana “death rap” duo $uicideboy$; electronic R&B singer Alina Baraz; Brainfeeder bass virtuoso and Kendrick Lamar collaborator Thundercat; critically acclaimed Seattle-based American indie rock group Car Seat Headrest; hip-hop artist/producer and frequent A$AP Rocky collaborator Clams Casino; electronic/funk/jam artists The Floozies and Opiuo; three epic “back-to-back” sets which have become a BUKU staple including trap powerhouses Ghastly B2B Herobust, Dirtbird stalwarts Shiba San B2B Justin Jay and bass producers Minnesota B2B Space Jesus; London-based “hyperkinetic” electro-pop producer Sophie; feel good hip-hop up-and-comers Aminé and Kaiydo; and new-coming electronic producers Whethan and Oshi; . Initial artists announced for the intimate VIP-only S.S. BUKU riverboat, which has become a predictor of the next big things, include electronic producers Ekali, Ganja White Night, Chet Porter, Andrew Luce, Pusher and STéLOUSE. The event will also include local New Orleans artists: R&B singer and Kehlani collaborator Ambré; electronic/Hip-Hop producer AF THE NAYSAYER; EDM DJ Boogie T.; guitar and drum duo Caddywhompus; a B2B set from DJ MUSA and funk DJ Otto; electronic duo sfam; and female techno DJ Lleauna as well as local showcases curated by Solange’s Saint Heron and local DJ collective DOHM Collective.

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BUKU 2017 Initial Talent:

deadmau5

Travis Scott

Zeds Dead

Young Thug

ZHU

Tycho

Jauz

21 Savage

Sleigh Bells

Vince Staples

Nina Kraviz

Lil Dicky

TroyBoi

Lil Yachty

Washed Out

Malaa

Slushii

Ghastly B2B Herobust

Alina Baraz

Thundercat

Lido

Clams Casino

Rezz

$uicideboy$

The Floozies

Car Seat Headrest

Big Wild

Aminé

Shiba San B2B Justin Jay

San Holo

Opiuo

Lane 8

Sophie

Nora En Pure

Minnesota B2B Space Jesus

Kaiydo

Whethan

Oshi

Ambré

AF THE NAYSAYER

Caddywhompus

Boogie T.

MUSA B2B Otto

sfam

Lleauna

VIP S.S. BUKU:

Ekali

Ganja White Night

Chet Porter

Andrew Luce

Pusher

STéLOUSE

LOCAL SHOWCASES:

Saint Heron

DOHM Collective

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