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Electric Forest Adds 95+ Artists

Posted by on Feb 17, 2017 in Festivals, Moist Things

Over 95 Additional Artists
Announced for Electric Forest 2017
June 22–June 25 and June 29–July 2

Tycho, Nahko and Medicine for the People, Kamasi Washington, The Revivalists, Conspirator, Snakehips, EOTO, Break Science, and over 80 additional artists
 join previously announced acts including String Cheese Incident, Bassnectar, Flume, ODESZA, Above & Beyond, My Morning Jacket, DJ Snake, Big Gigantic, and Dillon Francis

Rothbury, Mich. – Electric Forest (EF) announced over 95 additional artists to its lineup for the seventh annual music and camping festival in Rothbury, Michigan. For the first time ever, the beloved forest festival will expand to two distinct weekends in 2017, from June 22–June 25 and June 29–July 2, 2017.

Among the list of new artists announced today to perform both weekends of Electric Forest 2017 are The Revivalists, Snakehips, Haywyre, EOTO, DJ EZ, StéLOUSE, Tom Misch (DJ Set), and Bluegrass Generals featuring Chris Pandolfi, Andy Hall, Bill Nershi and Keith Moseley. They join The String Cheese Incident, Bassnectar, Big Gigantic, Dillon Francis, Claude VonStroke, 12th Planet, Jai Wolf, Lettuce, The Floozies, The Infamous Stringdusters, and more legendary artists who will also performing both the First and Second Weekend of EF2017.

Tycho, Breaking Biscuits, Maya Jane Coles, Kamasi Washington and Andy C join the roster of acts performing exclusively on the First Weekend of EF2017 – which also includes ODESZA, Above & Beyond, My Morning Jacket, Nero (Live), Pendulum (DJ Set), TroyBoi, Viceroy, and AC Slater, among others.

Conspirator, Nahko and Medicine for the People, Black Tiger Sex Machine, Break Science, Delta Heavy, Dr. Fresch, Oddisee & Good Company, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, River Tiber, and Kalya Scintilla & Eve Olution are also among artists announced today performing exclusively on the Second Weekend of EF2017.  They will join Flume, DJ Snake, RL Grime, Thievery Corporation, Cashmere Cat, Sub Focus, GTA, Alison Wonderland, Mick Jenkins and more.

A complete list of artist lineup additions included below, with a full list of artists performing at EF2017 is available HERE.

GA Tickets for the First Weekend of EF2017 are SOLD OUT, while VIP passes are still available. Both GA and VIP options are still available for the Second Weekend. Tickets for Electric Forest 2017 are on sale now at www.electricforestfestival.com/tickets

In addition to Electric Forest’s incredible performance lineup, EF is known for offering “the ultimate festival experience.” From its carefully curated musical lineup, to the jaw-dropping Sherwood Forest, to the festival’s unprecedented participatory spirit via its “Plug In” program, to the site’s incomparable features and amenities – Electric Forest offers astonishing and unparalleled integration of music, art and community.

Electric Forest’s “Her Forest,” which launched last year as part of EF’s Plug In Program, is demonstrative of EF’s commitment toward creating a truly unique festival experience. Watch/embed EF’s just-release Her Forest Highlight Video HERE

The Her Forest program strives to nurture Connection, Inspiration, and Comfort within the EF community. Her Forest activities – including the Her Forest Women’s Camp, the Her Forest Artist Panel, and Her Forest Women’s Circles – are intended to help create the most supportive and empowering environment possible for festival attendees, especially for those who identify as female. New this year to the Her Forest program is a Her Forest Curated Event. The “stage–takeover” is now accepting submissions from dancers, musicians, and DJs from all over the world who would like to be considered to perform in a celebration of women and all they offer to art. Complete info on EF2017 Her Forest available HERE

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The complete list of artists announced today as follows:

Weekend 1 Weekend 2 Both Weekends
Tycho Nahko and Medicine for the People The Revivalists
Breaking Biscuits Conspirator Bluegrass Generals featuring
Chris Pandolfi, Andy Hall,
Bill Nershi & Keith Moseley
Maya Jane Coles Afsheen Cbdb
Andy C Alix Perez Chris Lake
Ardalan Beans on Toast COBI
Bot Black Tiger Sex Machine Consider The Source
Chet Porter BlackGummy Crywolf
Choir!Choir!Choir! Break Science Dirty Audio
Crizzly brohug DJ EZ
Dimond Saints Castmusic ECHOS
Eptic Delta Heavy EOTO
Everyone Orchestra Dr. Fresch Haywyre
Fury + MC Dino EPROM Honey Larochelle
HER Flint Eastwood Joe Hertler and the Rainbow Seekers
Jack Beats FuntCase Lynx & The Servants of Song
Jimmy Edgar Gentlemen Callers of LA Pham
Kamasi Washington Jon Wayne and The Pain Protoje
Liquid Stranger Kalya Scintilla & Eve Olution SAINT WKND
Pluto Kyle Hollingsworth Band Sepiatonic
Redlight L D R U SHAED
Shift K3Y Lido Southern Avenue
Sinden Merkaba StéLOUSE
Sonny Fodera No Regular Play The Accidentals
Space Jesus Oddisee & Good Compny The Hip Abduction
Tortuga Preservation Hall Jazz Band Thriftworks
Trampa River Tiber Tom Misch (DJ Set)
Walker & Royce SHADES Two Friends
Xenia Rubinos Taylor Bennett Vourteque
Team EZY Win and Woo
The Golden Pony
The Movement
The Skins
The Upbeats
Tor
Touch Sensitive
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Bonanza Campout Returns With Utah’s Most Diverse Lineup

Posted by on Jan 17, 2017 in Festivals, Moist Things

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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