Boston Calling 2015 Preview

Winter has finally let up in Boston, and with it's exit, we welcome the fifth semiannual Boston Calling music festival. As always, one of, if not the smallest festival in the circuit more than makes up for it's size with a superb and diverse line-up. B-Sides will be on-site to grab the sights and sounds for you but in the meantime, here's our pick of a few must-do's and who to watch while you're there. 11443

VIDEO INTERVIEW: Run The Jewels Talk Critical Acclaim, Lebron James

Run The Jewels has garnered much critical acclaim after releasing their self-titled debut album in 2013. The duo comprised of rappers Killer Mike and El-P, each experienced recognition for their individual works early in their career. Killer Mike was featured with Outkast on their album “Stankonia” released in 2000 as well as “The Whole World” that was on their greatest hits LP, “Big Boi and Dre Present…Outkast”. El-P got involved in hip-hop at an early age, forming the group Company Flow and eventually starting his own record label, Definitive Jux. As his individual work was received

Sasquatch Festival 2013 Lineup Announced

The lineup for Sasquatch Festival 2013 has been announced. Performers for the three-day festival includes, Mumford & Sons, Vampire Weekend, The Postal SErvice, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, The Lumineers, the XX, Sigur Ros, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Cake, Arctic Monkeys, Steve Aoki, Primus (3D), Bloc Party, Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros and more. Taking place over Memorial Day weekend, May 24-27, 2013, the Sasquatch Festival will once again take place at The Gorge in George, WA. 2928

CMJ 2012 Artist Lineup Announced

CMJ announced today its full artist schedule for CMJ Music Marathon 2012, October 16-20 in New York City. Artists confirmed to appear include The Walkmen, The Mountain Goats, Kimbra, GZA, Ghostface Killah, Asher Roth, Dum Dum Girls, AraabMUZIK, Savages, OFF!, Sky Ferreira, Killer Mike, Mr. Muthafuckin' eXquire, King Tuff, Eleanor Friedberger, Q-Tip, Theophilus London, Com Truise, DIIV, Pig Destroyer and many more. The annual event will feature over 80 panels, seminars and special events and available for music fans to attend along with music industry professionals, college radio tastemakers, bloggers, press, and musicians. 2370

S.S. Coachella Lineup Announced

Goldenvoice, the promoters of Coachella have announced a music festival cruise dubbed, S.S. Coachella. The maiden voyages will include headliners Pulp, along with Hot Chip, Yeasayer, Girl Talk, James Murphy (DJ Set), Sleigh Bells, Simian Mobile Disco, Z-Trip, !!!, Warpaint, DJ Harvey, El-P, Killer Mike, Black Lips, Gaslamp Killer, Grimes, Cloud Nothings, Jason Bentley, Rapture (DJ Set), Father John Misty, Tokimonsta and Alf Alpha. The cruises will span a week, with the first cruise hitting the Bahamas from December 16-19, and the second cruise hits Jamaica on December 19-23. The voyage will take place on the Celebrity Silhouette,