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Festival Pass: Spend NYE in a parking lot with Deadmau5; how to snag Coachella swag

Festival Pass is a newsletter that lands in your inbox weekly. But during prime festival season you get bonus editions, too! Subscribe now. Festival Pass is coming to you early due to the holiday. Even though it’s just my husband and I for the holiday, I’m looking forward to a long weekend of leftover turkey and catching up on the Hallmark movies I talked about last week that are filling up my DVR. And while I’m not doing my crazy Black Friday run this year, I will lift my personal ban on playi...
Tags: California, New York City, Digital, America, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Music Festivals, Philadelphia, Coachella, Riverside County, Keith Haring, Bay Area, Claude Vonstroke, Green Velvet

NOS Events Center to host Deadmau5 for New Year’s drive-in concerts

There haven’t been many chances to rave in 2020, but you can ring in the new year with one of the biggest names in EDM: Deadmau5. Promoter Insomniac has added several new drive-in concerts to its Park ‘N Rave Concert Series at the NOS Events Center in San Bernardino. The venue will host Los Angeles-based DJ Valentino Khan for a pair of shows Friday, Dec. 18 and Saturday, Dec. 19. Deadmau5 will perform Dec. 31 and Jan 1; and he will perform as techno alter ego Testpilot on Jan. 2. Passes for the ...
Tags: California, America, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Coachella, New Year's Eve, Magnolia, San Bernardino, New Year's Day, Louie Anderson, Costa Mesa, Valentino Khan, Aimee Mann, NOS Events Center

Aimee Mann weds ‘Bachelor No. 2’ and ‘Magnolia’ albums together for Black Friday Record Store Day reissue

Singer-songwriter Aimee Mann says it was just luck that she was working on songs for the album that became “Bachelor No. 2,” while her friend the writer-director Paul Thomas Anderson was writing the screenplay for “Magnolia.” “We were both starting our creative processes at the same time,” Mann says recently from her home in Los Angeles. “And so we were talking about the themes that we were writing about. “I remember him coming to the studio a couple of times while we were recording,” she says. ...
Tags: Music, California, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Long Beach, Paul Thomas Anderson, Coachella, Jimmy Iovine, Anderson, Interscope, Harry Nilsson, Napa Valley, Mann, Jerry Maguire

Festival Pass: Get ready for drive-in concerts with some very beachy vibes

Festival Pass is a newsletter that lands in your inbox weekly. But during prime festival season you get bonus editions, too! Subscribe now. Wynonna Judd, Kix Brooks, Sara Evans, RaeLynn. That sounds like a Stagecoach lineup, right? While I think I’ve seen those artists perform out in Indio over the years, they’re actually all cast members of “A Nashville Christmas Carol,” which premieres on the Hallmark Channel this weekend. Here’s the thing — I LOVE Hallmark Christmas movies. I know they’re fo...
Tags: Apple, Better Call Saul, Nbc, California, La, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Gwen Stefani, Brian Wilson, Music Festivals, Coachella, Stagecoach, John Stamos, Disney California Adventure Park

Digital Mirage will stream a music festival Thanksgiving weekend

How about a side of EDM with your turkey leftovers? Digital Mirage, a streaming music festival that’s had two previous editions this year, is gearing up for a third helping with a Thanksgiving weekend event. Dubbed “Digital Mirage Friendsgiving,” the festival will run Nov. 27-28 with sets from The Glitch Mob, Tiesto, JSTJR, Louis the Child and more than two dozen other bands and artists, according to a news release. The event will stream on YouTube, Twitch, Playstation Network, androidTV and art...
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Meet the 'VIPER Girls,' the female nightlife entrepreneurs who couldn't get a credit card 4 years ago and now field requests to work the Super Bowl

Kelsi Kitchener, left, and Celeste Durve. Courtesy of Kelsi Kitchener and Celeste Durve When Kelsi Kitchener, 28, and Celeste Durve, 24, cofounded their nightlife company VIPER by KCH four years ago, they "couldn't get any credit cards, Durve said. Kitchener said the first year was so hard that she "cried a lot," but they worked so hard on outreach that they landed three jobs at Coachella in 2016.  Now VIPER has worked with some of the biggest celebrities and global brands, including Drake...
Tags: La, US, NFL, Los Angeles, Trends, Nba, Drake, Coachella, Hulu, Kitchener, Mears, Nylon, Kelsi, Ashley Mears, DOMINICK REUTER, Dominic Madori Davis

Coachella festival to release clothing collections: Here’s how you can snag some swag

The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival isn’t just a tastemaker in music, but also in fashion, with popular brands marketing festival looks just in time for April. Now the Indio based festival has announced its own clothing collections but you won’t find any flower crowns, fairy wings or bedazzled items. The festival, which didn’t happen this year due to the novel coronavirus, is releasing a pair of clothing collections that include of T-shirts, hoodies and hats. The clothing will be availa...
Tags: Instagram, California, Nike, Sport, Kanye West, Things To Do, Soccer, Gwen Stefani, Music Festivals, Spike Lee, Coachella, Voice, Anaheim, Indio, Boardley, Coachella Festival

Festival Pass: A festival plots a 2021 return; Foo Fighters to play the Sunset Strip

Festival Pass is a newsletter that lands in your inbox weekly. But during prime festival season you get bonus editions, too! Subscribe now. If you’re here in Southern California, we’re finally having fall weather. I love this time of the year because I can wear all of the hooded sweatshirts I’ve picked up at various festivals and concerts without feeling like I’m going to spontaneously combust. I didn’t add any to my collection this year, obviously, but maybe 2021 will be different. The people ...
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So Cal Hoedown festival will return in 2021 with Bouncing Souls, Reel Big Fish and more

After the novel coronavirus pandemic forced the cancellation of this year’s So Cal Hoedown, festival organizers plan a 2021 return to San Pedro for the punk, psychobilly and rockabilly hootenanny. The fourth edition of festival will take place June 26 at the Port of Los Angeles, and will feature music on multiple stages from artists such as Fishbone, Bouncing Souls, Reel Big Fish, The Untouchables and Long Beach’s TSOL. More bands will be announced in the coming months. Sign up for our Festival...
Tags: California, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Port Of Los Angeles, Long Beach, Music Festivals, Coachella, San Pedro, Anaheim, Santa Ana, Jingle Ball, John Densmore, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories OCR, Top Stories PE

Festival Pass: Drive-in Christmas concert; a virtual Jingle Ball and more

Festival Pass is a newsletter that lands in your inbox weekly. But during prime festival season you get bonus editions, too! Subscribe now. Even though I work in our entertainment and features department, any election week is stressful in newsrooms. So I’ve been focusing on my plants. As I’ve mentioned here before, my pandemic hobby (obsession?) has been houseplant parenthood. I try to name them after rock stars whose material I own on vinyl because I like to give the plants listening sessions ...
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Composer Michael Giacchino Shares the Genesis of His Debut Album and Why He Leans on Hope [Interview]

Academy-award winning composer Michael Giacchino has finally made his debut album. Travelogue Volume 1 by Michael Giacchino and his Nouvelle Modernica Orchestra tells the story of an alien’s journey on Earth. Each song opens with a narration of the alien describing her experience before Giacchino and his orchestra launch into snappy, melancholic, or adventurous foot-tapping and finger-snapping tunes. The album is a throwback to the old radio shows the composer grew up loving, the sound both nos...
Tags: London, Movies, Interviews, Spider-Man, Sci-fi, Star-Trek, Features, Coachella, Pixar, Ben Schwartz, Patton Oswalt, Mondo, J.j. Abrams, Royal Albert Hall, Michael Giacchino, Les Baxter

Festival Pass: Finally, some good news for 2020! A beloved SoCal venue is saved

Festival Pass is a newsletter that lands in your inbox weekly. But during prime festival season you get bonus editions, too! Subscribe now. Keeping up with the spooky spirit of Halloween week, one Southern California venue is back from the dead! Last week, Kelli Skye Fadroski reported that Chain Reaction, the hallowed all-ages venue in Anaheim, announced it was closing due to the pandemic. But a bunch of musicians and fans rallied to save the venue. Now this is the kind of zombie story I can ge...
Tags: Amazon, New York, California, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Long Beach, Music Festivals, Coachella, Fifth Avenue, Orange County, Ryan Murphy, Southern California, Queen Mary, Anaheim, City National Grove

PORTL Hologram raises $3M to put a hologram machine in every home

What does a hologram-obsessed entrepreneur do for a second act after setting up a virtual Ronald Reagan in the Reagan Memorial Library, or beaming Jimmy Kimmel all the way from Hollywood to the Country Music Awards in Nashville? If that entrepreneur is David Nussbaum, the founder of PORTL Hologram, the next logical step is to build a machine that can bring the joy of hologram-based communication to the masses. That’s the goal thanks to a new $3 million round that Nussbaum’s company raised from f...
Tags: Startups, TC, Hollywood, London, Jimmy Kimmel, Tech, Ronald Reagan, Nashville, Julian Assange, Coachella, Tim Draper, 3d Imaging, Tupac Shakur, Draper, Electronic Arts, Doug Barry

Danny Elfman Shares First Solo Music In 36 Years, A Creepy Song He Wrote For Coachella

Iconic film composer and former Oingo Boingo leader Danny Elfman was supposed to play a special career-spanning set at Coachella this year. Obviously, that didn't happen. But today, Elfman has announced that he's signed to ANTI-/Epitaph to release his first solo music in 36 years, a creepy new single called "Happy," which he wrote for … More »
Tags: Music, Coachella, Oingo Boingo, Danny Elfman, Elfman, Aron Johnson

Festival Pass: Drive-ins, hair bands and a streaming music fest, oh my

Festival Pass is a newsletter that lands in your inbox weekly. But during prime festival season you get bonus editions, too! Subscribe now. I’m a big football fan. A cardboard cutout version of me may be sitting at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore — where the Ravens play — as you read this. (My mom, my husband and I are sitting behind Edgar Allan Poe in the “Baltimore” end zone. Seriously.) One of my favorite things on NFL Sundays is to listen for the music played around commercial breaks. Lately,...
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Joshua Tree Music Festival will host streaming event Oct. 23-25

The novel coronavirus may be keeping in-person festivals from happening, but it’s also created an array of online streaming events for fans to enjoy, from Insomniac’s virtual Rave-A-Thon’s to the BeachLife Festival’s summer livestream series. And now even the smaller festivals are getting in on the action. Joshua Tree Music Festival, which considers itself the anti-Coachella, announced that it will have a streaming event later this month dubbed “Joshua Tree Music Festival Presents: From the Dese...
Tags: California, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Streaming, Music Festivals, Coachella, Joshua, Thon, Joshua Tree, Insomniac, Tragic Kingdom, Music + Concerts, Balkan Bump, Heather Christie Afrolicious

Duck Sauce – “Mesmerize”

Duck Sauce, the dance music production duo of DJs A-Trak and Armand Van Helden, returned at the beginning of this cursed year with "Smiley Face," their first new song in six years. They were supposed to play Coachella this year, too, although that obviously didn't happen. But regardless, they're … More »
Tags: Music, Coachella, Armand Van Helden, Trak, A-trak, Smiley Face, Duck Sauce

King Princess – “Only Time Makes It Human”

Mikaela Straus, the young pop upstart better known as King Princess, released her debut album Cheap Queen last year. Since then, she's gone on SNL and Colbert and played at huge festivals like Coachella and Glastonbury (remember those?). And today, she's back with a new single called "Only Time … More »
Tags: Music, Colbert, Mark Ronson, Coachella, Glastonbury, King Princess, Mikaela Straus, Quinn Wilson, Mike Malchicoff

Playful Palm Springs Wedding With A Winding Flower Aisle

Melissa and JL’s playful Palm Springs wedding took place in the very spot where everyone’s favorite music festival, Coachella, happens each year, but their enchantingly romantic fete told a love story that was entirely their own. A winding flower aisle and verdant chuppah peppered with ivory roses greeted guests as they entered the relaxed, open… Playful Palm Springs Wedding With A Winding Flower Aisle - Ruffled
Tags: Wedding, Coachella, Palm Springs, Melissa, Tessa, Elegant Weddings, Escort Card Display, Chuppah, Katie Shuler, Wedding Draping, Greenery Wedding, Butterfly Florals

Hard Summer Music Festival announces 2021 dates and a new location

Hard Summer, festival promoter Insomniac’s EDM and hip-hop festival, will return in 2021 at a different, but familiar venue. The event, which didn’t happen this summer because of the novel coronavirus pandemic, will return July 31 and Aug. 1, 2021 at the NOS Events Center in San Bernardino, a move eastward from Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, where the festival had been a fixture in recent years. Tickets, open to guests 18 and older only, go on sale at noon Thursday, Oct. 15. Hard Summer was one ...
Tags: Facebook, California, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Music Festivals, Coachella, Southern California, San Pedro, San Bernardino, Bonnaroo, Fontana, Orange Show Speedway, DeVore, Auto Club Speedway, Ohana

Festival Pass: More drive-in shows announced; reflecting on the musical genius of Eddie Van Halen

Festival Pass is a newsletter that lands in your inbox weekly. But during prime festival season you get bonus editions, too! Subscribe now. Like many music fans, I’ve been thinking a lot about the loss of Eddie Van Halen this week. Some of my earliest musical memories are being OBSESSED with the videos off the “1984” album.  I’ve always marveled at Van Halen’s playing. Obviously, there’s “Eruption” and that lightning-fast solo that follows the epic drum intro of “Hot for Teacher,” but also on s...
Tags: California, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Music Festivals, Hannibal Buress, Coachella, West Coast, Disneyland, Pasadena, Orange County, Donald Trump, Rose Bowl, Gavin Newsom, Southern California, Cortez

Coachella Producer Goldenvoice Unveils Social Justice Initiatives, Clothing Lines 

Goldenvoice, founder and producer of the Coachella Festival, has announced several social-justice initiatives including Black Lives Matter-inspired clothing by four Black designers based in California. The initiatives, launched by GV Black, an internal organization launched in 2017 to “guide the venues, festivals, and company forward in the mission to expand on racial justice work,” include: We […]
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Festival Pass: No Doubt reflects on 25 years of ‘Tragic Kingdom’ in exclusive interviews

Festival Pass is a newsletter that lands in your inbox weekly. But during prime festival season you get bonus editions, too! Subscribe now. Happy Rocktober! Warning: I’m probably about to make you feel old. On Oct. 10, 1995, a band out of Orange County released an album that would become one of the pillars of alternative rock in that decade and catapult the group into megastardom. The band: No Doubt. The album: “Tragic Kingdom.” I know. I can’t believe it’s been 25 years since I started listeni...
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Insomniac’s Beyond Wonderland will return to San Bernardino in 2021

Insomniac Events announced that Beyond Wonderland will return in 2021 to celebrate its 10th anniversary. The two-day EDM fest will take place June 25-26 at NOS Events Center in San Bernardino. Though Insomniac didn’t announce the lineup, the festival promoter did reveal a few of the details for the festivities. Beyond Wonderland is for those 18-and-over only and will take guests “down the rabbit hole” with art installations, costumed performers, games and rides and dance music that will be sprea...
Tags: California, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Music Festivals, Coachella, Slipknot, Corey Taylor, San Bernardino, Ohana, Insomniac, NOS Events Center, Insomniac Events, Top Stories PE, Top Stories Sun, Music + Concerts

Festival Pass: How to watch Ohana and Bonnaroo online this weekend; more streaming shows

Festival Pass is a newsletter that lands in your inbox weekly. But during prime festival season you get bonus editions, too! Subscribe now. I’m worried about Simon Le Bon. Not the Duran Duran frontman, but my houseplant (a stunning calathea ornata beauty star I named after the singer) that has spider mites. I’ve mentioned it before, but I’ve gotten REALLY into houseplants during the pandemic. I also name them after rock stars so they have a built-in soundtrack. (Didn’t we all do that elementary...
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Poetic Kinetics wants you to speak out about the pandemic for its next art project

In Southern California, Poetic Kinetics is perhaps  best known for creating enormous iconic art installations such as the giant astronaut, a roaming caterpillar and butterfly and an 80-foot-long snail at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival through the years. Now, Los Angeles-based Poetic Kinetics needs your help for its next massive art project that may travel the country before waving through the air in Washington D.C. The art group, which specializes in large-scale art installations, ...
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Festival Pass: Nocturnal Wonderland announces a return; watch a free blues fest

Festival Pass is a newsletter that lands in your inbox weekly. But during prime festival season you get bonus editions, too! Subscribe now. Last week, I finally felt somewhat normal for the first time in six months. Pro football coming back made me positively gleeful. I was so happy I was even getting all the feels for the commercial showing
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Get the blues for free with this livestreamed concert featuring Keb’ Mo’ and Robert Cray

Music fans can try to forget about the COVID-19 blues for a while by listening to the actual blues for hours during a free day-long live online festival. Organized by the Long Beach Blues Society and Long Beach Gives, the virtual festival dubbed A Day of Blues will be streamed live on Facebook starting at 10 a.m. Sept. 24 with a lineup of more than two dozen acts slated to perform during the 10-hour event. Sign up for our Festival Pass newsletter. Whether you are a Coachella lifer or prefer to ...
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La Quinta Resort near Palm Springs offers stunning scenery, socially distant rooms, sprawling grounds, and 41 pools — here's what it's like to visit during the pandemic

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Alesandra Dubin/Business Insider The La Quinta Resort & Club, A Waldorf Astoria Resort just reopened in the Palm Springs desert area after a long closure during the pandemic.I booked a stay with my family based on the spacious grounds with 41 pools, which I thought would allow for comfortable and safe social distancing.Standard Resort Casita rooms start around $200, and my mid-tier Starlight Casita...
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Covid-19 Delays Popoular Music Fesitival

MusicWatch - #1 Internet Music Media SiteThe Coachella and Stagecoach 2020 music festival, scheduled to take place in October of 2020, has been cancelled to due to the safety concerns over the Coronavirus pandemic regarding the well-being of music fans and festival workers. The new tentative dates added are April 9 – 11, 2021, April 16 – 18, 2021, and Stagecoach for  April 23 – 25, 2021. Top music acts scheduled are "Travis Scott, Rage Against The Machine, Frank Ocean, Megan Thee Stallion, Thom ...
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