Oct 20, 2017 Live Web Exclusive

Desert Daze has restored my faith in festivals. The festival, which celebrated its sixth year this past weekend, is unique in a number of ways, not the least of which is its location in Joshua Tree at the Institute of Mentalphysics.  More

Sep 26, 2017 Live

How do you discuss a show that was so uniformly breathtaking without sounding boring? More

Aug 04, 2017 Live Web Exclusive

NYC’s Panorama is a relatively young festival, which makes the smoothness with which it ran very impressive. More

Jul 28, 2017 Live Web Exclusive

It may have taken 13 years, but it looks like the creators of FYF Fest have figured out the key to creating a memorable festival experience-diversity. FYF Fest 2017 proved once over that when festival organizers make a real effort to create a diverse and varied lineup that caters to people across the spectrum, everyone wins. More

Jul 20, 2017 Live

I spent the majority of Positivus Festival giggling with delight. It wasn’t the Black Balsam shots, I swear.

Jul 02, 2017 Live

My only real argument with my mother happened when I was sixteen. It was over Bob Dylan—specifically the fact I wanted to go see his show at the fairgrounds and she wasn’t keen on the idea of her teenage daughter hanging out with NPR hippies. Her response upon finding out I’d see him perform at Montreal Jazz Festival? More

Jun 13, 2017 Live Web Exclusive

At the "Birth Day" anniversary party for Tired Hands Brewing Company, metal masters Baroness thrilled to a sell out crowd. More

Jun 02, 2017 Live

It didn’t matter that I saw her do a near-identical set six months ago in Reykjavík during Iceland Airwaves. More

Apr 07, 2017 Live

Nothing about this year's Isle of Light felt difficult. Just as it should be.