Road Rave Drive-In Music Festival Cancelled
EDM fans were going to experience the country’s first drive-in music festival in Florida this weekend, but due to weather conditions, the event has been called-off. The festival, dubbed Road Rave, was originally set to take place on June 6 with performances from Carnage, Riot, Ten, Blunts & Blondes,... Read more
Shaky Knees Music Festival Calls Off 2020 Edition
Atlanta’s Shaky Knees Music Festival, which was previously postponed to the fall, will no longer go on as planned. Originally, the event was scheduled to take place in early May, however, amid the coronavirus pandemic, the festival was rescheduled to October. Now, as the pandemic has remained rampant across... Read more
Riot Fest Announces Dates, Lineup For 2021 Edition
Chicago’s Riot Fest has been called-off amid the coronavirus pandemic, though festivalgoers can look forward to a 2021 edition of the event with some of the same headliners. Originally, the event was slated to run from September 11-13 in Douglas Park, but out of safety concerns, organizers had to... Read more
Michelle Obama Joins Roots Picnic Virtual Festival
Famed hip-hop outfit The Roots have recruited Michelle Obama to co-host the annual Roots Picnic, which is being presented virtually this year as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. The 2020 event will be presented on YouTube June 27 rather than its standard takeover of Philadelphia neighborhoods. Obama’s national... Read more
Railbird Festival Cancels 2020 Edition Due To Pandemic
Kentucky’s Railbird Music Festival has been officially called-off amid the coronavirus pandemic. Originally, the country-alternative festival was slated to take over the Keeneland Race Course in Lexington from August 22 to 23, though out of “circumstances beyond our control,” organizers had to cancel this year’s edition. “The health and... Read more
Coachella Promoters Consider Holding Replacement Festival
California’s Coachella Valley Arts and Music Festival and Stagecoach Country Music Festival have both been cancelled amid the coronavirus pandemic, though music fans may have the chance to head to the desert this fall for a similar concert. Coachella and Stagecoach promoter Goldenvoice is reportedly considering putting on an... Read more
Saudi Arabia’s MDLBeast Festival To Go Virtual This Weekend
Saudi Arabia’s MDLBEAST EDM music festival is not holding an in-person event, but organizers have planned a massive 12-hour digital version of the fest this weekend. The first edition of the festival, dubbed Soundstorm, launched last year in Riyadh, bringing in 400,000 people. Now, during the digital edition, fans... Read more
Coachella Cancellation Leaves Other California Festivals In Limbo
A handful of music festivals this spring and summer were been postponed to the fall, though as coronavirus remains rampant across the states, many events remain in limbo. Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival – the country’s largest music festival, was originally set to take place throughout April, alongside... Read more
Firewater Festival Lineup Revealed As Event Remains Scheduled
Whiskey Myers are still planning for their Firewater Festival to happen this October and cemented the plans by revealing their lineup for the inaugural festival. The three-day bash – set for October 1-3 just outside of Kansas City – will feature a headlining performance from the Southern rock outfit... Read more
Hometown Country Jam Music Festival Approved For September Date
The Hometown Country Jam Music Festival, which was postponed in May, will now commence this fall. “There is nothing more important to us than the health and safety of our fans, artists, team members, and community as a whole,” organizers said in a press release this week. “In accordance... Read more