Music Festivals October 2017

Music Festivals October 2017

October 7 / 17

Almost forgot…time to look at what music festivals are coming to your area for this month of October. Thanks to Music Festival Wizard, we can get a good idea what’s out there….


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Joshua Tree Festival Fall 2017 / Joshua Tree, CA / October 5-8, 2017

A3C Hip Hop Festival 2017 / Atlanta, GA / October 4-8, 2017

Dirtybird Campout 2017 / Bradley, CA / October 6-8, 2017

The Festy Experience 2017 / Arrington, VA / October 5-8, 2017

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2017 / San Francisco, CA / October 6-8, 2017

Flambeau Fest 2017 / Gonzales, LA / October 7-8, 2017

Austin City Limits 2017 / Austin, TX / October 6-15, 2017

III Points 2017Miami, FL / October 13-15, 2017

Hillberry 2017 / Eureka Springs, AR / October 12-15, 2017

Desert Daze 2017 / Joshua Tree, CA / October 12-15, 2017

Houston Open Air 2017 / The Woodlands, TX / October 14-15, 2017

Suwannee Roots Revival 2017 / Live Oak, FL / October 12-15, 2017

Ye Scallywag! 2017 / San Diego, CA / October 21, 2017

Lost Lake Festival 2017 / Phoenix, AZ / October 20-22, 2017

Escape Psycho Circus 2017 / San Bernardino, CA / October 27-28, 2017

Voodoo Experience 2017 / New Orleans, LA / October 27-29, 2017

Mala Luna Music Festival 2017 / San Antonio, TX / October 28-29, 2017

Hangtown Music Festival 2017 / Placerville, CA / October 26-29, 2019



Suwannee Hulaween 2017 / Live Oak, FL / October 27-29, 2017

The Growlers Six 2017 / San Pedro, CA / October 28-29, 2017

Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival 2017 / Los Angeles, CA / October 28-29, 2017



Remember to click on the links to get all the information you need about which festivals are coming to your city ‘k?



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New Music October 2017

New Music October 2017

October 2 / 17

First Monday….new music. Metacritic has the list of new and familiar acts that are releasing new albums for this month…

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2 OCTOBER 2017

Benjamin Clementine

I Tell A Fly

6 OCTOBER 2017

Alessandro Cortini


Alex Lahey

I Love You Like A Brother

Andrew Hung


[Of Fuck Buttons]

August Burns Red

Phantom Anthem

Blue Hawaii



As You Please




Jersey Devil

Kele Okereke



Take Me Apart

Liam Gallagher

As You Were

Marilyn Manson

Heaven Upside Down

Mark Kozelek with Ben Boye and Jim White

Mark Kozelek with Ben Boye and Jim White

Mister Heavenly

Boxing The Moonlight




The New Monday

Sound of Ceres

The Twin

The Black Dahlia Murder


The Darkness

Pinewood Smile

The Weather Station

The Weather Station

The White Buffalo

Darkest Darks, Lightest Lights


Lune Rouge


Wide Open

Whitney Rose

Rule 62

Wolf Parade

Cry Cry Cry

Yumi Zouma


13 OCTOBER 2017

A. Savage

Thawing Dawn

[Parquet Courts’ frontman Andrew Savage’s solo debut]

Adam Ostrar

Brawls In The Briar



Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile

Lotta Sea Lice


Morning After




Death Revenge

King Krule

The Ooz

Knuckle Puck


L.A. Guns

The Missing Peace


Beautiful Trauma

Pale Honey


Robert Plant

Carry Fire


Wait Don’t Wait

St. Vincent



There Is No Love In Fluorescent Light

Stick To Your Guns

True View

Tegan and Sara

The Con X: Covers

Terra Lightfoot

New Mistakes

The Barr Brothers

Queens Of The Breakers

The Pack A.D.


The Rural Alberta Advantage

The Wild

TJ Kong & The Atomic Bomb

Dancing Out The Door

William Patrick Corgan


[Solo release of Smashing Pumpkins’ Billy Corgan]

Wu-Tang Clan

Wu-Tang: The Saga Continues

20 OCTOBER 2017

And So I Watch You from Afar

The Endless Shimmering

Bell Witch

Mirror Reaper



Chris Barron

Angels & One-Armed Jugglers

Darius Rucker

When Was The Last Time




Mechanics Of Dominio


Walk The Earth


The Blood Of Gods

I the Mighty

Where the Mind Wants to Go / Where You Let it Go

Jessie Ware


John Carpenter

Anthology: Movie Themes 1974-1998


It’s Alright Between Us As It I



Margo Price

All American Made

Matthew Good

Something Like A Storm

Odonis Odonis

No Pop

27 OCTOBER 2017

10 Years

(How To Live) As Ghosts

Baxter Dury

Prince Of Tears

Bootsy Collins

World Wide Funk

Hollywood Undead


John Maus

Screen Memories

Julien Baker

Turn Out The Lights

Kelly Clarkson

The Meaning Of Life

Lee Ann Womack

The Lonely, The Lonesome & The Gone

Out Lines


[Twilight Sad’s James Graham, Kathryn Joseph & Marcus Mackay]

The Used

The Canyon

Ty Dolla $ign

Beach House 3


Pacific Daydream

Dates are subject to change, but you can go to for details. Enjoy the rest of your Monday, be blessed.





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Shadow Spotlight: New Faces In Music

Shadow Spotlight: New Faces In Music

September 11 / 17

Hello! This month’s Shadow Spotlight takes a look at new faces shaking up the music industry. Here are 10 new artists you might want to hear….


Sudan Archives



Santa Cruz



Kacy Hill























Good collection isn’t it? I think it is. Enjoy your Monday, be blessed!





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Music Festivals for September 2017

Music Festivals for September 2017

September 6 / 17

Hello again….now we are concentrating on music festivals. Thanks to Music Festival Wizard, we now have the opportunity to see what festivals are playing this month.

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 LouFest 2017   St. Louis, MO September 9-10, 2017

Russian River Jazz & Blues 2017   Guerneville, CA September 9-10, 2017

Hopscotch Festival 2017  Raleigh, NC  September 7-10, 2017

Dancefestopia 2017  Kansas City, MO  September 7-10, 2017

Middle Waves 2017  Fort Wayne, IN  September 15-16, 2017

Nocturnal Wonderland 2017  San Bernardino, CA  September 15-16, 2017

Ellnora The Guitar Festival 2017  Urbana, IL  September 14-16, 2017

KAABOO 2017  San Diego, CA  September 15-17, 2017

Riot Fest Chicago 2017  Chicago, IL  September 15-17, 2017

FreshGrass Festival 2017  North Adams, MA  September 15-17, 2017

The Meadows Music Festival 2017  New York City, NY  September 15-17, 2017

Telluride Blues and Brews 2017  Telluride, CO  September 15-17, 2017

Grand Point North 2017  Burlington, VT  September 16-17, 2017

Music Midtown 2017  Atlanta, GA  September 16-17, 2017

Americanafest 2017  Nashville, TN  September 12-17, 2017

Cayuga Sound Festival 2017  Ithaca, NY  September 22-23, 2017

High Elevation Festival 2017  Denver, CO  September 22-23, 2017

Imagine Festival 2017  Atlanta, GA  September 22-24, 2017



 Life is Beautiful Festival 2017  Las Vegas, NV  September 22-24, 2017

Pilgrimage Music Festival 2017  Franklin, TN  September 23-24, 2017

Bourbon & Beyond 2017  Louisville, KY  September 23-24, 2017

Pygmalion Music Festival 2017  Champaign, IL  September 20-24, 2017

Music Tastes Good 2017  Long Beach, CA  September 30-October 1, 2017

Sugarlands Mountainfest 2017  Gatlinburg, TN  September 28-October 1, 2017

Meeting of the Minds 2017  Schuylkill Haven, PA  September 29-October 1, 2017



Just click on the links to get the info you need. Come back this Saturday for more new stuff! Enjoy the rest of your Wednesday, be blessed.




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New Music September 2017

New Music September 2017

September 6 / 17

Hello! Time for some new music coming this month, courtesy of Metacritic.

Week of Sep 3, 2017




Arch Enemy

Will To Power


Second Of Spring

Belle Game


Chad VanGaalen

Light Information

David Ramirez

We’re Not Going Anywhere

Death From Above



Mountain Moves

Erin McCarley


Faith Healer

Try 😉

Gregg Allman

Southern Blood

[Final album]

Jack Johnson

All The Light Above It Too

Julie Doiron & The Wrong Guys

Julie Doiron & The Wrong Guys

L.A. Witch

L.A. Witch


Wash & Set

Living Colour


Mount Kimbie

Love What Survives


Play Dead

Neil Young


Nick Mulvey

Wake Up Now

Nosaj Thing




Sean McConnell




Stray From The Path

Only Death Is Real



Ted Leo

The Hanged Man

The Dream Syndicate

How Did I Find Myself Here?

The National

Sleep Well Beast

Thomas Rhett

Life Changes


Legends Of The Shires


The Lower Side Of Uptown

Toby Keith

The Bus Songs

Tony Allen

The Source

Tori Amos

Native Invader

Wild Cub


Zola Jesus



Angus & Julia Stone


Annie Hart

Impossible Accomplice

[Of Au Revoir Simone]

Arcane Roots

Melancholia Hymns

Ariel Pink

Dedicated To Bobby Jameson

Dan Reed


Deer Tick

Deer Tick Vol. 1

Deer Tick

Deer Tick Vol. 2

Emily Haines & The Soft Skeleton

Choir Of The Mind

Foo Fighters

Concrete And Gold

Gary Numan

Savage (Songs From A Broken World)

Gucci Mane

Mr. Davis

Hundred Waters


Kiran Leonard

Derevaun Seraun

Lee Ranaldo

Electric Trim

Nothing More

The Stories We Tell Ourselves

Open Mike Eagle

Brick Body Kids Still Daydream

Prophets Of Rage

Prophets Of Rage

Ringo Starr

Give More Love




Try Not To Freak Out

Son Little

New Magic

The Lone Bellow

Walk Into A Storm

Wyclef Jean

Carnival III: The Rise And Fall Of A Refugee


The Laughing Apple


Black Country Communion


Chris Hillman

Bidin’ My Time

Circa Survive

The Amulet

Cold Specks

Fool’s Paradise


You’re Not You Anymore

Cristobal And The Sea


Cut Copy

Haiku From Zero

DJ Kay Slay

The Big Brother

Enter Shikari

The Spark


Double Dutchess

Godspeed You! Black Emperor

Luciferian Towers



What’s That Sound?

Hiss Golden Messenger

Hallelujah Anyhow

Jaws of Love.

Tasha Sits Close To The Piano

[Local Natives’ Kelcey Ayer]


Let Love Rule

Leon Russell

On a Distant Shore

[posthumous release]


Skin & Earth

Linda Perhacs

I’m A Harmony


A Sentimental Education


A Place Of Greater Safety





Strange Peace

Moses Sumney


Noah Gundersen

White Noise

Phoebe Bridgers

Stranger In The Alps

Roadcase Royale

First Things First

[New band for Heart’s Nancy Wilson]


Deep Calleth Upon Deep

Shout Out Louds

Ease My Mind

Sleeping with Sirens


Stephen Stills and Judy Collins

Everybody Knows

The Blow

Brand New Abyss

The Bronx


The Clientele

Music For The Age Of Miracles

The Horrors


The Killers

Wonderful Wonderful

The Movielife

Cities In Search Of A Heart



Van Morrison

Roll With The Punches

Wolves in the Throne Room

Thrice Woven

Chelsea Wolfe

Hiss Spun


Action Skulls

Angels Hear

Ben Frost

The Centre Cannot Hold

David Crosby

Sky Trails

Demi Lovato

Tell Me You Love Me


Inside A Dream





J Roddy Walston And The Business

Destroyers Of The Soft Life

Jessica Lea Mayfield

Sorry Is Gone

Keep Shelly in Athens


Keep Shelly in Athens


Loney dear

Loney dear

[Emil Svanängen]

Miley Cyrus

Younger Now



Pere Ubu

20 Years In A Montana Missile Silo


The Desaturating Seven


Victory Lap


Relatives In Descent

Shania Twain


The World Is a Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid to Die

Always Foreign


Three Futures


The Great Distraction

Wolf Alice

Visions Of A Life

Remember, these dates are subject to change.





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New Music August 2017

New Music August 2017

August 8 / 17

Hello and good morning! It’s new music for this month of August 2017.  I always turn to Metacritic for the latest in new albums every month. Here is the list for August….

credit source: metacritic

Week of Aug 6, 2017


11 AUGUST 2017
5 Billion In Diamonds 5 Billion In Diamonds [Butch Vig’s new group with James Grillo, Andy Jenks, Alex Lee, Sean Cook, & Damon Reece]
David Rawlings Poor David’s Almanack
Downtown Boys Cost Of Living
Frankie Rose Cage Tropical
Kesha Rainbow
Mark Bryan Songs Of The Fortnight
Oneohtrix Point Never The Good Time [OST]
Paul Kelly Life Is Fine
So Much Light Oh, Yuck
The Cribs 24-7 Rock Star Shit
18 AUGUST 2017
Everything Everything Fever Dream
Ghostpoet Dark Days & Canapés
Grizzly Bear Painted Ruins
Mozzy 1 Up Top Ahk
Phora Yours Truly Forever
Rainer Maria S/T
Ray Wylie Hubbard Tell The Devil I’m Gettin’ There As Fast As I Can
Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer Not Dark Yet
Steve Wilson To The Bone
UNKLE The Road Part 1
25 AUGUST 2017
A$AP Mob Cozy Tapes Vol. 2: Too Cozy
Angelo De Augustine Swim Inside The Moon
Cymbals Light In Your Mind
EMA Exile In The Outer Ring
Fifth Harmony Fifth Harmony
Filthy Friends Invitation [Peter Buck, Kurt Bloch, Scott McCaughey, Bill Rieflin, and Corin Tucker]
Gogol Bordello Seekers And Finders
Hype Williams Rainbow Edition
Iron & Wine Beast Epic
Jack Cooper Sandgrown [Of Ultimate Painting]
Joseph Shabason Aytche [Of Destroyer/DIANA]
Liars TFCF (Themes From Crying Fountain)
Nadine Shah Holiday Destination
Oh Sees Orc [Name shortened from Thee Oh Sees]
Old Dominion Happy Endings
Pvris All We Know Of Heaven, All We Need Of Hell
Queens of the Stone Age Villains
Savoy Brown Witchy Feelin’
Stephen Doster New Black Suit
Tera Melos Trash Generator
The Cadillac Three Legacy
The Fresh & Onlys Wolf Lie Down
The War on Drugs A Deeper Understanding
Walter Trout We’re All In This Together
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Music Festivals August 2017

Music Festivals August 2017

Aug. 5 / 17

Hello, it’s time to see what this month has in store in terms of music festivals. Most of them have already started, so if you couldn’t make it, there is always next year. It’s a long list but read on…..

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 WE Fest 2017 ♦ Detroit Lakes, MN ♦ August 3-5, 2017

Hinterland Festival 2017 ♦ Des Moines, IA ♦ August 4-5, 2017

The Werk Out 2017 ♦ Thornville, OH ♦ August 3-5, 2017

Secret Stages Festival 2017 ♦ Birmingham, AL ♦ August 4-5, 2017

Flood City Festival 2017 ♦ Johnstown, PA ♦ August 4-5, 2017

Lollapalooza Chicago 2017 ♦ Chicago, IL ♦ August 3-6, 2017

Warped Tour 2017 ♦ US Tour ♦ June 16-August 6, 2017

Pickathon 2017 ♦ Happy Valley, OR ♦ August 3-6, 2017

Hard Summer 2017 ♦ Fontana, CA ♦ August 5-6, 2017

Newport Jazz Festival 2017 ♦ Newport, RI ♦ August 4-6, 2017

Arise Music Festival 2017 ♦ Loveland, CO ♦ August 4-7, 2017

Oregon Jamboree 2017 ♦ Sweet Home, OR ♦ August 4-7, 2017

Outside Lands 2017 ♦ San Francisco, CA ♦ August 11-13, 2017

Summer Meltdown 2017 ♦ Darrington, WA ♦ August 10-13, 2017

The Peach Music Festival 2017 ♦ Scranton, PA ♦ August 10-13, 2017

Musikfest 2017 ♦ Bethlehem, PA ♦ August 4-13, 2017

Travelers’ Rest Festival 2017 ♦ Missoula, MT ♦ August 12-13, 2017

Elements Festival NYC 2017 ♦ New York City, NY ♦ August 12-13, 2017

 Summer Set Music Festival 2017 ♦ Somerset, WI ♦ August 11-13, 2017

Moonrise Festival 2017 ♦ Baltimore, MD ♦ August 12-13, 2017

MAHA Music Festival 2017 ♦ Omaha, NE ♦ August 19, 2017

Das Energi Festival 2017 ♦ Salt Lake City, UT ♦ August 18-19, 2017

Psycho Las Vegas 2017 ♦ Las Vegas, NV ♦ August 18-20, 2017

Billboard Hot 100 Festival 2017 ♦ Long Island, NY ♦ August 19-20, 2017

Oregon Eclipse 2017 ♦ Big Summit Prairie, OR ♦ August 17-23, 2017

Huichica East Festival 2017 ♦ Pine Plains, NY ♦ August 25-26, 2017

Lockn’ Festival 2017 ♦ Arrington, VA ♦ August 24-27, 2017

Afropunk 2017 ♦ Brooklyn, NY ♦ August 26-27, 2017

MFNW Presents Project Pabst 2017 ♦ Portland, OR ♦ August 26-27, 2017

Burning Man 2017 ♦ Black Rock Desert, NV ♦ August 27- September 4, 2017


That’s all for this month. Can’t wait for what September has in store. Enjoy the rest of your weekend, be always blessed.























































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Music Festivals July 2017

Music Festivals July 2017

July 7 / 17

Time for some more Summer Music Festivals. Take a look at these for this month of July….

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      80/35 Music Festival 2017 /Des                                 Moines, IA / July 7-8, 2016

Summerfest 2017 /Milwaukee, WI / June 28-July 9, 2017

The Ride Festival 2017Telluride, CO / July 8-9, 2017

Levitate Festival 2017Marshfield, MA / July 8-9, 2017

Rock Fest Wisconsin 2017Cadott, WI / July 13-15, 2017

Camp Bisco 2017Scranton, PA / July 13-15, 2017

Pitchfork Festival 2017Chicago, IL / July 14-16, 2017

Country Thunder Wisconsin 2017Twin Lakes, WI / July 13-16, 2017

Forecastle Festival 2017Louisville, KY / July 14-16, 2017

Northwest String Summit 2017North Plains, OR / July 13-16, 2017

Great South Bay Music Festival 2017Patchogue, NY / July 13-16, 2017

Chicago Open Air 2017Bridgeview, IL / July 14-16, 2017

Sloss Festival 2017Birmingham, AL / July 15-16, 2016

Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival 2017Brooklyn, NY / July 10-16, 2017

Jamboree in the Hills 2017Morristown, OH / July 13-16, 2017

Country Jam USA 2017Eau Claire, WI / July 20-22, 2017

Moondance Jam 2017Walker, MN /July 20-22, 2017

Wanderlust Squaw Valley 2017Squaw Valley, CA /July 20-23, 2017


      Capitol Hill Block Party 2017 /                                    Seattle, WA /July 21-23, 2017

Karoondinha Festival 2017Centre Hall, PA / July 21-23, 2017

Float Fest 2017San Marcos, TX /July 22-23, 2017

Grassroots Festival 2017Trumansburg, NY / July 20-23, 2017

Newport Folk Festival 2017Newport, RI / July 28-30, 2017

Floydfest 2017Floyd, VA / July 26-30, 2017

Big Dub Festival 2017Artemas, PA / July 26-30, 2017

Watershed Festival 2017George, WA / July 28-30, 2017

Rockygrass Festival 2017Lyons, CO / July 28-30, 2017

Panorama Music Festival 2017New York City, NY / July 28-30, 2017

XPoNential Music Festival 2017Camden, NJ / July 28-30, 2017

Mo Pop Festival 2017Detroit, MI / July 29-30, 2017

Underground Music Showcase (UMS) 2017Denver, Co / July 27-30, 2017

Mountain Home 2017Mountain Home, ID / July 28-39, 2017


This the complete list of festivals happening in the US in July. Click on the turquoise to get the information you need. This is a perfect time to go and fun, right? Enjoy the rest of your Friday, be blessed.











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