Electric Forest Drops 2018 Lineups: Bassnectar, GRiZ, Bonobo + many more.

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img_8655Happy holidays Forest Fam! Christmas came early as Electric Forest just dropped the entire 2018 lineup and it’s a banger! Two magical weekends of The String Cheese Incident, GRiZ live band, Bassnectar, RÜFÜS / RÜFÜS DU SOL and ZHU.


Wristbands and Lodging Packages for both weekends go to public sale on December 15, and for returning Forest Family 2018 Loyalty On Sales start as soon as December 7: CLICK HERE FOR TICKET INFO

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Rock on the Range Unveils 2018 Lineup 

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img_8628Rock On The Range has announced its lineup for this upcoming summer and it’s pretty damn wild.
Headlining the festival are Avenged Sevenfold, Tool and Alice In Chains. Stacking the lineup are Godsmack, A Perfect Circle, Breaking Benjamin, Stone Temple Pilots and many more. See the entire lineup below.



Papa Roach and Dillinger Escape Plan, Rock on the Range 2016

Rock On The Range is known to be one of the heaviest music festivals in the country. In past years, the festival has been headlined by Metallica, ZZ Top, Rob Zombie, Slipknot, Marilyn Manson and many more.
Last year attendees were plagued by the the weather and even more so devastated by the death of Chris Cornell in Detroit on May 18th was just hours before he was set to play Rock on the Range with his band, Soundgarden.
That day Rock on the Range acts performed emotional tributes to Cornell’s passing. Slipknot Corey Taylor and Stone Sour’s Christian Martucci dedicated a cover of Pink Floyd’s “Wish You Were Here” to Cornell. They also covered Temple of the Dog’s “Hunger Strike.” Live joined in the recognitions by covering Audioslave’s “I Am the Highway,” and Bush played the refrain of “Black Hole Sun” before launching into R.E.M.’s“The One I Love.”


A Day To Remember in 2017

The 12th anniversary of Rock On The Range takes place on May 18, 19 and 20 at MAPFRE Stadium in Columbus. The full lineup includes: Tool, Avenged Sevenfold, Alice In Chains, Godsmack, A Perfect Circle, Stone Sour, Breaking Benjamin, Three Days Grace, Stone Temple Pilots, Machine Gun Kelly, Bullet For My Valentine, The Used, Underoath, Tech N9ne, BABYMETAL, Black Veil Brides, Asking Alexandria, I Prevail, Greta Van Fleet, Yelawolf, Trivium, Body Count, Quicksand, Red Sun Rising, Baroness, Andrew W.K., Atreyu, Anti-Flag, We Came As Romans, The Bronx, 10 Years, Senses Fail, New Years Day, Emmure, Hawthorne Heights, Turnstile, Miss May I, Code Orange, Power Trip, Dance Gavin Dance, Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown, Stick To Your Guns, Wilson, From Ashes To New, Black Foxxes, Like A Storm, Shaman’s Harvest, While She Sleeps, The Fever 333, I See Stars, Mutoid Man, My Ticket Home, Cane Hill, Joyous Wolf, Stitched Up Heart, Them Evils, Spirit Animal, Like Moths To Flames and Shim.

Photos by Stephanie Rekowski – stephrekphotography.com

Gogol Bordello at Riot Fest: Multiculturalism Through Music

In Gogol Bordellos world: everyone is welcome.

Riot Fest welcomed back New York City gypsy punks, Gogol Bordello, to their stages after 5 years and they came out swinging. Gogol Bordello is an American Gypsy punk band that’s been around since the late 90’s. They hail from the Lower East Side of Manhattan and are best recognized for their theatrical stage shows and persistent touring.  Continue reading

Mid-summer Excitement for 2018 Adventures

While the summer of 2017 is still in full swing, the summer of 2018 is building hype among festival patrons as early as possible. Perhaps a sign of the market tightening before the widely discussed “festival bubble” pops, these early releases of information and tickets are a win for those wanting to plan ahead and perhaps even save some cash on next year’s adventures.

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Our Favorite Undercard Artists of This Festival Season

While the headliners are typically what draw the most of your attention and strongly decide your festi-fate, I encourage you to change pace and tune into some major hitters in undercards this season. Continue reading