LISTEN: Top 18 Songs For The Summer of `18

With the summer solstice upon us, the summer of 2018 is in high gear and ready for memories to be made. Of course, summers are marked by the care-free attitude of fun with friends, parties, weekend get-aways, vacations and a soundtrack to go along with them. A lot of great music has already been released this year with notable tracks that deserve to be on numerous playlists as part of your summer soundtrack. Here at B-Sides, we’ve picked out 18 tracks(in no particular order) that will enhance those good time summer vibes. 16230

10 Artists You Need To See At Outside Lands 2016

As with every major festival, the headliners cap off what would otherwise already be a full-day of musical discovery and soundtrack to memorable moments with friends and family. The 2016 edition of Outside Lands brings back Radiohead, the band that headlined the inaugural Outside Lands in 2008. LCD Soundsystem and Lionel Richie are the other weekend’s headliners in addition to J. Cole, Lana Del Rey, Zedd, Halsey, Major Lazer, Duran Duran, Grimes, Miike Snow, Beach House and many others. Outside Lands not only has expanded its breadth in the musical component but also its comedy lineup headlined by Fred Armison and

2016 Bonnaroo Music Festival Recommendations

The Summer festival season is upon us, and no summer is complete without the diverse oddities emanating from the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, TN. Each year the small town grows to 8x its usual population for 3 days of music, art, and good eats against a rural backdrop. This year marks the 14th incarnation of the festival which has launched many acts into the stratosphere. Headliners this year will include Pearl Jam, two sets from Dead & Company and LCD Soundsystem. For those just catching up, Dead & Company consists of Grateful Dead members

VIDEO: Interview – The Knocks Talk Memes, Soundcloud, Debut Album

Electronic music producers, The Knocks, have been producing and remixing catchy tunes for nearly five years. The New York City-based duo garnered much recognition from their remixes of songs by Ellie Goulding, Britney Spears, Katy Perry and others while also displaying their talent on original music. The track “Classic” was released late 2014 to positive reviews and online response. Although The Knocks have released material for many years through EPs and individual tracks, they will release their official debut album late 2015. 11616