July 20th – 22nd in Seattle: Neko Case, Major Lazer, Phantogram, Grimes, Diplo, Youth Lagoon, Cloud Nothings, Twin Shadow, Porcelain Raft, Thee Oh Sees, Trust and lots more.
Houston, TX is the place to be June 2nd & 3rd for the Free Press Summer Fest: The Avett Brothers, Snoop Dogg, Willie Nelson, Primus, Flaming Lips, Afrojack, Major Lazer, Best Coast, Danny Brown, Shabazz Palaces, Diplo, JEFF The Brotherhood and lots more.
The Governors Ball 2012 Lineup: one day of dance with Passion Pit, Duck Sauce, Chromeo, James Murphy & Pat Mahoney, Major Lazer, Santigold and Atmosphere. One day of indie & rock with Beck, Modest Mouse, Explosions In The Sky, Devendra Banhart, Cage The Elephant, Built To Spill, Cults, Phantogram and the return of Fiona Apple.
The Bonnaroo lineup is madness: Radiohead, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Phish headline with The Beach Boys, Bon Iver, Skrillex, Foster The People, The Roots, Alice Cooper, Black Star, Major Lazer, Flying Lotus, St. Vincent, Phantogram, The Black Lips, The War On Drugs, EMA, Kurt Vile, Yelawolf, Bad Brains, Danny Brown a whole bunch more on the roster.
Favorite video of the week: the new one from Major Lazer, aka Diplo and Switch, features some suburban Jian sword dancing and there’s also a tiny pair of nunchucks. Granny observes all, Diplo is on the couch. It’s all very Napoleon Dynamite.
Get psyched – Major Lazer just dropped an all-new mixtape in collaboration with singer La Roux, and it owns. Download it free.
Today’s premium headphone fuel comes courtesy Plastic Thumbs, two DJs from far-flung corners of the United Kingdom who seem to […]
So you’ve had a chance to check out Sumosonic, right? You – you haven’t? What more impetus do you need to peep the latest tracks from some of today’s hottest breaking bands? Do I have to hold your hand and walk you over there? OK, I will.