Festival Season Is Upon Us
FESTIVAL FANS FROM THE FOUR CORNERS OF THE WORLD WILL BE COMING TOGETHER AT THE WORLD’S MAJOR FESTIVALS IN JULY. HERE ARE A FEW OF OUR FAVORITES...
One of America’s most prestigious festivals, Pitchfork is taking place on July 18, 19 and 20. The festival, organized by music news website Pitchfork Media, is hosting its visitors at Union Park in Chicago. Beck, Grimes and Tune-Yards are among this year’s headline bands.
Eagerly anticipated by Scandinavia’s young people, the Roskilde Festival is Northern Europe’s biggest. The festival, which has been taking place since 1971, kicked off this year on June 29 and ends on July 6. The legendary British rock band, The Rolling Stones, is among those taking the stage at this festival in Copenhagen’s neighboring city of Roskilde.
A horde of music buffs from Turkey descend every year on the Exit festival, held in the Serbian city of Novy Sad. Queens of the Stone Age are this year’s main band at the festival, July 10 to 13.