During the weekend of June 25 through June 28, music fans will descend upon Rothbury, Michigan for Electric Forest Festival. The sold-out festival is in its 5th year, and includes Electronic dance music, live bands, curated events, rides, and artwork, all within a unique environment in the forest that is unlike any other.
From June 19th to the 21st, festival-goers from all over the world come to Las Vegas for the Electric Daisy Carnival. Electronic dance music, eccentric performances and artwork, and carnival rides complement the festival's colorful theme. Immediately following the EDM Biz Conference & Expo, EDC showcases some of the biggest artists in electronic music today.
The long list for the 2015 Polaris Music Prize includes nine artists from The Windish Agency. Congratulations to nominees Lydia Ainsworth, Alvvays, Braids, Metz, Tobias Jesso Jr, Viet Cong, White Lung and former prize winners Caribou (2008) and Patrick Watson (2007)! This annual award celebrates the best album released by a Canadian artist based strictly on artistic merit. The short list will be announced on July 16.
The Spring Awakening Music Festival has quickly proven to be the Midwest's largest and most vibrant electronic music festival since its inception in 2012. The three-day festival is packed with over 100 of the world's most popular DJs and producers, all taking place on the grounds of Chicago's famous Soldier Field. If you're not able to make it to the fest this weekend, you can catch select artists on the official Spring Awakening live-stream.
For four straight days, the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival boasts over 150 live performances from some of the biggest names in hip-hop, dance, rock and pop. Thousands of campers take over the 700-acre farm of Great Stage Park in Manchester, Tennessee, for one of the most popular music festivals in the world. If you're not making the journey, you can watch select sets from Windish artists (and more) on the official Bonnaroo live-stream this weekend courtesy of Red Bull TV.
New York's Governors Ball Music Festival returns to Randall's Island Park this weekend for three days of the biggest names in rock, hip-hop and dance music. VIP passes are sold out, but three-day general admission passes are still available here. 'Read More' to see set times for all of the Windish artists performing at Governor's Ball this year.
Dance music fans from across the globe will once again gather in Detroit this Memorial Day weekend for the annual Movement Electronic Music Festival. Running May 23-25, the festival boasts some of the most highly acclaimed DJs and artists in electronic music. Single day tickets, three-day and VIP passes are available here.
After a massive three-day event in 2014, the Sasquatch Music Festival is returning to its former format as a four-day event, bringing over 100 artists to the Gorge in Quincy, Washington, this Memorial Day weekend. Some of the biggest acts in hip-hop, folk, rock and electronic music will perform at the fest, including over two dozen artists from The Windish Agency. Click ‘Read More' to see the set times for all of our artists playing this year. Festival passes are still available here.
The Billboard Music Awards will air on ABC this Sunday, May 17, at 8PM ET, where two Windish artists are up for awards. Lorde won two awards at last year's ceremony, and is back for more in 2015 with nominations for 'Top Rock Artist' and 'Top Rock Album.' Tove Lo has received her first nomination, 'Top Streaming Song (Audio)' for "Habits (Stay High)." Best of luck to both artists and congratulations on the well-deserved nominations!
Formerly known as the Austin Psych Fest, Levitation is Austin's internationally renowned celebration of all things psychedelic. The festival is located at the Carson Creek Ranch where attendees can either camp out for the weekend or just check out a night or two of the fest with single-day passes. For its 8th year as a festival, the lineup at Levitation is bigger than ever, with dozens of guitar-heavy bands set to play this weekend.