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LIVE REVIEW: MO POP Festival Highlights – Sterling Heights, MI – 7/12/14

The second edition of Mo Pop Festival went off without a hitch last Saturday and brought together a laundry list of indie pop/folk bands on an ideal sunny day. Fans could legitimately see 14 bands across two stages in one day, not to mention gorge on craft beer, Detroit’s finest food trucks, vaudeville performances and […]

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SHOW PREVIEW: MO POP Fest – Freedom Hill – 7/12/14

The second iteration of Freedom Hill’s MO POP Festival returns this weekend with a line-up that reads like your favorite blogger’s wish list. If you want established folk and rock acts, MO POP has City and Colour, Cold War Kids and Young the Giant. Are you into rising indie artists like The Neighbourhood, Bad Suns […]

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Mar. 2014 Detroit Show Tracker: Arcade Fire, Mayer Hawthorne, Pusha T & more

There are considerably fewer quality shows coming to Metro Detroit in March, but let’s face it: Michigan is “turrible” in March. All the more reason to catch a show to beat the (hopefully) end of Winter blues. Your options include the biggest “indie” band in North America with Arcade Fire, Warpaint and Oscar winner Juicy […]

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Festivalist Indie Mixtape

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 […]

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Festivalist ’11: Music Midtown – Piedmont Park – Atlanta, GA – 9/24

So this is happening… WHAT: Music Midtown 2011 WHERE: Piedmont Park, Atlanta, GA WHEN: Saturday, September 24th, Noon to 11pm LINEUP: Coldplay, The Black Keys, Cage the Elephant, Manchester Orchestra, Young the Giant, The Joy Formidable, Band of Skulls, The Constellations, The Postelles, Mona ABOUT: Music Midtown returns in a one-day, two stage format at […]