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Five Celebrities Who Never Miss Attending Coachella

April 14, 2014 at 3:01 PM | by | Comments (0)

It's no secret that celebrities love Coachella, but some celebs are more passionate about it than others.

Here's a look at 5 stars who never miss the annual music fest:

· Not even probation has stopped Lindsay Lohan from attending Coachella in the past, and this year was no different. Even though LiLo is fresh out of rehab she was spotted partying until 3:30 AM Saturday morning.

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Last Chance to Score Tickets for Lollapalooza 2014

April 1, 2014 at 2:56 PM | by | Comments (0)

With a lineup including Eminem, Outkast, Kings of Leon, The Avett Brothers, Lorde and more than 75 other acts, it's no surprise tickets for Lollapalooza 2014 almost completely sold out in less than a week.

The only tickets still available for the music fest, taking place Aug. 1-3 at Chicago's Grant Park, are Platinum Tickets that include everything from golf cart transportation to air conditioned restrooms and can only be purchased by calling 1-888-519-0382 or email at platinum@cidentertainment.com.

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How to Get Tickets to the 2014 Ultra Music Festival

March 18, 2014 at 3:31 PM | by | Comments (0)

Miami’s Ultra Music Festival is less than two weeks away and tickets to the EDM-focused event are almost gone.

The traditionally electronic dance music fest is continuing to broadened their lineup for 2014. Along with DJs like Afrojack, Avicii, David Guetta, and Tiesto, rapper M.I.A., MGMT, and the Australian band Cut/Copy are also on the roster.

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The Rolling Stones' Private Jet is Bigger Than Yours

March 18, 2014 at 10:12 AM | by | Comments (0)

Keep your eye out this month, Australia, as The Rolling Stones are flying around in their very own Boeing 767 painted with their lips-and-tongue logo. The 767, tail number ZS-DJI, is pretty minimal otherwise (but we bet the interior's anything but!). That's not a tiny private jet, by the way; a Delta 767, for comparison, holds just over 200 passengers.

The band landed in Perth yesterday to being their Australia tour, and today received the news that L'Wren Scott, acclaimed fashion designer and longtime girlfriend of Mick Jagger, had died.

The show must go on, however, and the Stones are all set to take their private jet around the continent for shows in Adelaide, Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Hanging Rock, and even down to Auckland, New Zealand. The Perth Airport Spotter's Blog has a few images of the plane in daylight.

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In the Spirit of SXSW, Austin's Airport Will Keep the Live Music Coming

March 10, 2014 at 11:32 AM | by | Comments (0)

We’re right in the middle of SXSW, and if you’re lucky enough to be in attendance this year chances are that AUS will be in your plans. We discussed some of our favorite airport eats last year, and the same holds true in 2014—get some ice cream and barbeque before departing town. This year Austin-Bergstrom International Airport is rolling out the welcome mat for visitors yet again, as they’re bringing plenty of live music and other entertainment right into the terminal.

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Why April Happens to Be the Best Month for Partying in Palm Springs

January 24, 2014 at 11:59 AM | by | Comments (0)

If case you haven't noticed, we've made no bones about our love for Palm Springs. In fact, we've even shared our 27 reasons why we think it's the bomb dignity. Naturally we aren't the only ones enamored with this oasis of retro style in the Californian desert, and it's becoming increasingly obvious that Palm Springs is becoming the place for festivals both new and old, for people of all persuasions.

In fact, spring 2014 will be the hottest season for happenings in the city, and the Palm Springs Board of Tourism shares the six most sizzling events, all in April:

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How To Get Tickets To the 2014 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival

January 14, 2014 at 3:04 PM | by | Comments (0)

Today the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival announced its 2014 music lineup, including Eric Clapton, Robin Thicke, Christina Aguilera, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, and Arcade Fire, which prompted music fans around the world to start making plans.

Once again hundreds of musicians and fans will descend on NOLA's Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots for the festivities on April 25-27 and May 1-4.

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On Your Mark, Get Set, Coachella 2014

January 9, 2014 at 11:34 AM | by | Comments (0)

HOLY SMOKES, you guys. The dates have already been announced for Coachella 2014 and ticket sales begin tomorrow! They've timed it perfectly; now is the perfect time to make California desert plans when much of the country is snowed in or blown about by icy winds.

The dates you need to set aside in your iCal are: April 11-13 and April 18-20.

As with Coachella 2013 and 2012, 2014's version will be split into two identical weekends of performances from musicians old and new (Outkast is reuniting!), with a hologram or two thrown in for max viral appeal. The only thing that won't be identical are the attendees, since you have the option of hitting up the first weekend and being surprised, or hitting up the second and being well prepared. Either way, we recommend you start phoning your choice Palm Springs hotel now to inquire about early booking deals.

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Start Planning for These 2014 Music Festivals Right Now

December 12, 2013 at 3:05 PM | by | Comments (0)

With 2013 coming to a close it's time to start making your 2014 festival plans now.

Here are five music fests taking place in 2014 that you should already be saving for:

The Governors Ball Music Festival has emerged as New York's best music fest. The three-day event is set to return to Randall's Island with a mix of hip-hop, rock, and indie darlings in June 2014. Past performers have included Kanye West, Kings of Leon, Guns and Roses,Erykah Badu, and Miguel. Signs up for ticket updates at governorsballmusicfestival.com.

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How to Get Tickets to the Wanderlust Festivals in Santiago and Oahu

December 3, 2013 at 3:18 PM | by | Comments (0)

The Wanderlust Festival, which brings together top yoga instructors, speakers, and acclaimed musicians in popular outdoor venues, has announced its full 2014 schedule.

Winter events will be take place February 28-March 2, 2014 in Termas de Chillan, Santiago, Chile and February 27-March 2, 2014 at O'ahu's Turtle Bay Resort. But that's not all.

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Armed with Snoop Dogg and a Taco Cannon, the 'Fun Fun Fun Fest' Returns to Austin

October 30, 2013 at 11:35 AM | by | Comments (0)

It might have one of the worst names in festival history, but it sure has caught on and gathered attention as a pretty big deal in Austin, a city that doesn't take its music lightly. The Fun Fun Fun Fest returns for its 8th year on November 8-10 with a lineup that goes well beyond music to showcase stand-up comedy, alternative sports, and the local food scene.

In addition to big acts like Snoop Dog (Lion), M.I.A., and Slayer, the FFF Fest will feature dozens of musicians as well as comedians, led by Sarah Silverman and Tenacious D. You can see the full lineup here. There will also be some extreme sports on site, including vert ramp skating and biking, wrestling (there's apparently a ring), and the good ole' fashioned Texas favorite, the mechanical bull.

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How to Get Tickets to The New Fall Festival in Düsseldorf, Germany

September 3, 2013 at 2:06 PM | by | Comments (0)

The line-up for this year's New Fall Festival in Dusseldorf, Germany has been announced and includes everything from classical to singer/songwriters to electro and indie music.

The fest, taking place October 31 – November 3, 2013, prides itself on being truly eclectic, from the performances to the venues. This year's events will take place at the planetarium-turned-concert hall Tonhalle, home to Düsseldorf’s symphonic orchestra and the Robert-Schumann-Hall, an established classical music venue, among other unlikely locations.

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