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Q&A: Flume at St. Jerome’s Laneway Music Fest 2013

If you were at the first edition of St. Jerome’s Laneway Fest in September, you probably wouldn’t have easily been able to pick out Harley Streten aka Australian producer Flume. The rising musician graced the Meadowbrook Music Festival grounds with a sly smile, quiet manner and hoodie that understated his global success. With a number […]

Detroit Festivalist Live Review

LIVE REVIEW: St. Jerome’s Laneway Fest – Meadowbrook – 9/14/13

Metro Detroit and the state of Michigan have benefited from a growth in music festival options in 2013. From newcomers like Metallica’s Orion Music + More and Mo Pop Festival to mainstays like Movement and Electric Forest, Michigan music fans have had many weekends and line-ups to chose from. Perhaps the most intriguing name attached […]

Detroit Festivalist remix Remix Friday

Remix Friday: Laneway Fest Edition ft Washed Out, Shigeto, CHVRCHES & more

The inaugural US edition of St. Jerome’s Laneway Fest is almost upon us, so it is only right that Remix Friday features Laneway acts. Check out these new spins on tracks by Laneway artists like Washed out, Flume and Icona Pop and hear CHVRCHES, Shigeto and Washed Out rework songs by others. Washed Out – […]

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Laneway Fest Preview: CHVRCHES – Pavilion Stage – 3:15pm

Whether Laneway Festival organizers knew it or not, they packed the first US edition of the fest with lady power galore. From R&B chameleon Solange to bruising punk rockers Savages, Saturday at Meadowbrook is beaming with ladies who know how to command a stage. Aside from Alunageorge and Icona Pop, Scottish trio CHVRCHES is the […]

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Laneway Fest Preview: Background & Game Plan

Going to Laneway Fest on Saturday? Great. If not, you need to be. This week I’ll share a few posts of why you should be attending the first ever US edition of St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival. First of all, what is a laneway? Essentially, us Americans would just call them alleys. However, in Melbourne, Australia, […]

Detroit Festivalist

Festivalist ’13: St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival – – 9/14/13 – Meadowbrook – Rochester Hills, MI

What: St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival When: Saturday, September 14th Where: Meadow Brook Music Festival grounds, Rochester Hills, MI Who: The National, Sigur Rós, Deerhunter, The Dismemberment Plan, Solange, El-P and Killer Mike as Run The Jewels, Frightened Rabbit, CHVRCHES, AlunaGeorge, Charli XCX, Savages, Warpaint, Phosphorescent, Youth Lagoon, Washed Out, Icona Pop, Flume, My Brightest Diamond, […]


Festivalist ’13: Detroit Fest Update w/Orion, Movement, Mo Pop & Oakaloosa

2013 music festival season just got a lot more exciting with new additions to the Metro Detroit scene. See below for updates and details on gatherings of good music in and around the D this Summer. Which will you attend? Orion Music + More, Belle Isle, June 8th & 9th (tickets) I haven’t had much […]