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Festivalist ’13: Music Midtown – 9/20-9/21 – Atlanta, GA

What: Music Midtown When: September 20-21 Where: Piedmont Park, Atlanta, GA Who: Friday, 9/20 – Journey, Jane’s Addiction, 2 Chainz, Phoenix, Cake, North Mississippi Allstars, The Mowgli’s, Drivin N Cryin. Saturday, 9/21 – Red Hot Chili Peppers, Queens of the Stone Age, Imagine Dragons, Weezer, Kendrick Lamar, Arctic Monkeys, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Tegan and Sara, […]

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2012 Wrap-Up: Top Concerts of 2012

I’m fairly certain I wrote this at the end of 2011, but I don’t see how any year could ever top the live performances I saw this year. Though not as plentiful as last year, 2012 was a combination of luck and eagerness on my part and it couldn’t have been better. Good luck 2013. […]

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FESTIVALIST ’12: Music Midtown Playlists

In preparation for Music Midtown 2012, I opted for streaming playlists instead of compiling downloadable mixtapes (UPDATE: Here is a download anyways). This seemed to make the most sense for 2 reasons: a) Most of you probably already have these songs, b) I’m curious what your go-to streaming playlist service is. While Spotify can’t legally […]

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Festivalist ’12: Music Midtown – Sept. 21st & 22nd – Atlanta, GA

Special thanks to Atlanta Music Guide (see my post here) and 360 Media for allowing me to cover the Music Midtown announcement in person. What: Music Midtown When: Sept. 21st and 22nd Where: Piedmont Park Who: Friday: Foo Fighters, Van Hunt, TI, Joan Jett and The Blackhearts, The Avett Brothers and Saturday includes: Pearl Jam, […]

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MUSIC MIDTOWN 2K11: Get Ready ATL

Only 1 day until Music Midtown! The most beautiful thing about this festival is that fact is that there isn’t a single tough decision since all bands play at separate times. The toughest choice of the day will be if I need to leave Young the Giant early to get a good spot for the […]

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NEW MIXTAPE: Music Midtown 2K11

A lot have people have criticized the resurrection of Music Midtown. All I can say is: A) Its the largest festival in Atlanta and you don’t have to drive 4 hours away B) The ticket cost is about what Coldplay would cost to see on their own and probably what Black Keys fans will be […]