Panorama Music Festival Announces Set times and Delectable Food Vendors Line-up

Panorama 2018 Food lineup

Goldenvoice presents Panorama Music Festival, where Music meets Art meets Technology meets Fashion, yup, they have it all! The festival fondly referred to as the Coachella of the East Coast due to not only its presenters, but also the vibe, has held true to its name since the past two years. In it’s third outing in New York City, Panorama is all set to take over Randalls Island Park from July 27-29th, 2018.

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Special art auction raising money for Cy Young Days Festival

A native Akron artist is auctioning 125 original pieces of art to raise money for the Cy Young Days Festival in Newcomerstown.

Organizers of the Cy Young Days Festival are hoping a special art auction could give the small-town summer event a huge financial boost.

Akron native Mark Lewis – a distant relative to Hall of Fame pitcher Cy Young – is donating for auction 125 pieces of art, which can be viewed online. In addition to Young, his colorful portraits include a range of modern and older-era artists, entertainers and historical figures.

The pieces are valued at $164,000.

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The Reader’s guide to the 2018 Pitchfork Music Festival

You have until noon on Thursday, July 19, to enter our - Pitchfork cover contest. - JASON WYATT FREDERICK

When Pitchfork curated the Intonation Music Festival in 2005, the concept was relatively novel: a big, multiday outdoor festival dedicated to indie music. But in 2018, outdoor fests of all stripes (a few of them significantly more esoteric than Pitchfork) clog concert calendars all over the country. Some similar events have gone belly-up—this summer’s FYF Fest, for example, was canceled in May—but Pitchfork has continued to evolve and thrive, becoming one of the most respected festivals in the country.

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Gilroy Garlic Festival 2018: Your guide to the food, the celebs and more

That sweetly pungent smell wafting up from the south can mean only one thing: the Gilroy Garlic Festival. This one is a biggie — the 40th annual — and will be held, as always, on the last Friday, Saturday and Sunday of the month (July 27-29) at the city’s Christmas Hill Park, with garlicky food, cooking competitions, recipe demos, live music and vendors.

Iron Chef Michael Symon will host the Garlic Showdown at the 2018 Gilroy Garlic Festival. (Photo courtesy of William Morris Agency)
Here’s what’s new this year, plus a refresher on tickets, transportation and more:

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Red Bull Music Festival Berlin Announces 2018 Lineup

Red Bull Music Festival

Over five weeks in September and October, Red Bull Music Festival will bring a characteristically wide and wild mixture of concerts, club nights and public talks to Berlin: Highlights include world premieres from Oneohtrix Point Never, Jlin, Sevdaliza and Robot Koch; talks with Janelle Monae and Pusha T; and performances from Tony Allen, Nina Kraviz, Dixon and many more.

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16 days of concerts at Endless Mountain Music Festival in NY, Pa.


The 13th annual Endless Mountain Music Festival will offer 16 days of music from the opening performance on Friday to the closing concert on Saturday, Aug. 4.

There will be a different concert every night, with Pennsylvania performances in Knoxville, Mansfield, Tioga, Wellsboro and at Cherry Springs State Park outdoors under the stars, as well as New York performances in Corning and Elmira.

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The new Country Smooth Fest mixes music, fast cars and whiskey

New Orleans has a new country music festival, brought to you by a whiskey brand. Country Smooth Fest will be Oct. 20-21 at NOLA Motorsports Park in Avondale, and headliners include Justin Moore and Louisiana’s own Hunter Hayes, of Breaux Bridge.

Locating the festival at NOLA Motorsports means attendees can take advantage of the fun activities available at the track, including go-karts, said Country Smooth founder and CEO Lori Carcich. And yes, Country Smooth whiskey will be sold at the fest, but we all know drinking and driving don’t mix, so get your thrill on before you start sipping.

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40 Can’t-Miss Shows at The 2018 Underground Music Showcase

Spotlighting indie music, the Underground Music Showcase is the perfect opportunity for any music-lover to discover the next big thing or even their personal next favorite thing. With over 300 performances taking place over the course of only three days, there’s a plethora of talent to sort through. And though there are more incredible performances on the lineup than we can even count, here are some that we’re really looking forward to. In addition, we recommend you go here for the UMS Spotify integration where Spotify makes your very own UMS playlist based on your musical tastes.

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