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Australia's Blues & Roots Music Festival 2019

Posted April 10, 2019, 3:53 p.m.
Australia's Blues & Roots Music Festival 2019

Showcasing music from every corner of this earthround – not at all merely limited to Blues - on the Easter long weekend close to the beauty that is Byron Bay, Bluesfest serves as the forum for over two-hundred performances over five full days, framed in a context of artisanal food offerings, bars and markets.

The line-up for the 2019 instalment, which marks the 30th anniversary of the festival, has to be read to be believed as the range and quality of acts that will channel their alchemy is of a scale that is hard to rival – see details below.

We specifically look forward to covering one of the rare sideshows of one of the most iconic musical figures in American history, i.e. headliner George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic, who will play both a Melbourne and Sydney date before his Funk-a-thon farewell to the land down under.

Having revolutionised R&B during the ‘70s, twisting soul music into Funk by adding influences from several late 1960s acid heroes such as Jimi Hendrix, Frank Zappa and Sly Stone, it is hard to imagine modern music without their input and impact on shaping and changing it.

Hit the bump for the full listing and flyer.

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Fest 18: dates and wave 1 lineup announcements

Posted April 7, 2019, 5:53 p.m.
Fest 18: dates and wave 1 lineup announcements

The Fest returns again from November 1-3, 2019. The Fest 18 will take place over three days in Gainesville, FL, with hundreds of bands hitting town and playing across multiple venues over three days.

The festival opened ticket sales this past week and announced first of multiple waves of lineup announcements. This year includes sets by Jawbreaker, Jaxbox, Dag Nasty, plus Mariachi El Bronx, Planes Mistaken For Stars, Off With Their Heads, Brendan Kelly, Joyce Manor, and many many more.

Scene Point Blank has attended many Fests, dating back to #5. Read last year's recap, plus photo gallery.

Get more lineup and ticket info here.

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Shows Full lineup for Electric Funeral Fest IV

Posted April 6, 2019, 1:04 p.m.

Full lineup for Electric Funeral Fest IV

Taking place across three venues in Denver, CO from June 14-15, Electric Funeral Fest IV tickets are on sale. The Friday-Saturday festival features bands like Torche, Thou, Dead Meadow, Tombs, and Un, and is set ...

Shows Pitchfork 2019 lineup

Posted March 31, 2019, 4:10 p.m.

Pitchfork 2019 lineup

Scheduled for July 19-21 at Union Park in Chicago, IL, Pitchfrok Music Festival 2019 has unveiled its full lineup for the 3-day musical-focused event. Headliners include HAIM, The Isley Brothers, and Belle & Sebastian. Other notable ...

Shows Nicefest 2019

Posted March 30, 2019, 12:58 p.m.

Nicefest 2019

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The Art As Catharsis showcase NICEFEST will return for 2019 in Sydnet, Melbourne, and Brisbane, taking place on May 11, May 17, and June 1 in the respective Australian cities. The lineup for each of ...

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Shows Additional announcements for Psycho Las Vegas 2019

Posted March 23, 2019, 12:10 p.m. in Shows by Loren

Additional announcements for Psycho Las Vegas 2019

The annual Psycho Las Vegas 2019, taking place this year August 16-18, has added Deafheaven, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Bad Religion, Old Man Gloom, and ...

PSYCHO LAS VEGAS 2019 Lineup (alphabetical; more to be announced):
AmenraBad ReligionBeach HouseBlack MountainCandyCarcassClutchCold CaveDeafheavenDevil MasterDvneElectric WizardEn MinorFu ManchuGlassjawGoatwhoreGodspeed You! Black EmperorGrailsGraveyardHangman's ChairHigh On FireIlsaKadavarL.A. WitchMark LaneganNight HorseNothingOld Man GloomOranssi PazuzuPerturbatorPower TripRotting ChristRoyal ThunderSoft KillThe Black AngelsThe Crazy World Of Arthur BrownThe FaintThe ObsessedTobaccoTomb MoldTriumph Of DeathTruckfightersUncle Acid & The DeadbeatsWarhorseYOB

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Shows Damaged City 2019 full lineup

Posted March 3, 2019, 11:47 a.m. in Shows by Loren

Damaged City 2019 full lineup

Damaged City Fest is back for 2019, running April 11-14 at a handful of venues in the city. The annual event is an all ages ...

DAMAGED CITY FEST 2019 FULL LINEUP:
Acquisition (DC)Aertex (DC)Asesinato (DC)Bad Sports (TX)Blu Anxxiety (NY)Body Pressure (TX)Coke Bust (DC)Corrode (MA)Corvo (DC)Dare (CA)Despise You (LA)Devil Master (PA)Frisk (UK)Hank Wood & The Hammerheads (NY)Haram (NY)Impulso (Italy)Inmates (OH)Jackal (FL)Kaleidoscope (NY)Krimewatch (NY)Low Vision (Japan)Μάτι (NY)Mil-Spec (CAN)Milk (Japan)Narrow Head (TX)Night Birds (NJ)Plastic Taste (VA)Protester (DC)Raw Brigade (Colombia)Regional Justice Center (WA)Rotten Mind (Sweden)S.H.I.T. (CAN)Screaming Females (NJ)Sex Pill (TX)Stigmatism (NY)Syringe (MD)The Ire (PA)The Pose (TX)The Rememberables (DC)The Wound (UK)Torso (CA)Truth Cult (MD)Zorn (PA)
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Thursday, April 11thPre Show at Slash Run201 Upshur St. NW$10: Doors 7pm / Show 8pm
Bad Sports (TX)Body Pressure (TX)Acquisition (DC)Plastic Taste (DC)Dare (CA)______________________
Friday, April 12thMain Show at The Black Cat1811 14th St. NW$30: Doors 6pm / 6:30pm Show
Hank Wood & the Hammerheads (NY)Screaming Females (NJ)S.H.I.T. (CAN)Night Birds (NJ)Milk (Japan)Rotten Mind (Sweden)The Wound (UK)Asesinato (DC)______________________
Friday, April 12thFriday - After Show at The Pinch3548 14th St. NW$10: 11pm Doors / 12am Show
Regional Justice Center (WA)Impulso (Italy)Sex Pill (TX)Frisk (UK)Syringe (MD)______________________
Saturday, April 13thMain Show at The Black Cat1811 14th St. NW$35: 3pm Doors / 3:30pm Show
Despise You (LA)Inmates (OH)Haram (NY)Torso (CA)Coke Bust (DC)Low Vision (Japan)Narrow Head (TX)Protester (DC)Mil-Spec (CAN)Raw Brigade (Colombia)Kaleidoscope (NY)Stigmatism (NY)Μάτι (NY)Jackal (FL)Corrode (MA)Corvo (DC)______________________
Saturday, April 13thAfter Show at The Pinch3548 14th St. NW$10: 11pm Doors / 12am Show
Krimewatch (NY)Milk (Japan)Blu Anxxiety (NY)The Pose (TX)Aertex (DC)
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Sunday, April 14thArt Show at Hole in the Sky2110 5th St. NE 2nd. Floor$10: 2pm Art Show Starts, Bands at 4pmARTISTS TBA!
Bands:Devil Master (PA)Zorn (PA)The Ire (PA)The Rememberables (DC)Truth Cult (MD)______________________
VENUE INFO:
SLASH RUN201 Upshur St NWWashington, DC 20011Metro = Georgia Ave / Petworth*Hosting the Thursday (4/11) Pre Show
THE BLACK CAT1811 14th St. NWWashington, DC 20009Metro = U St. Cardozo*Hosting the Friday (4/12) and Saturday (4/13 Main Shows.
THE PINCH3548 14th St. NWWashington, DC 20010Metro = Columbia Heights*Hosting the Friday (4/12) and Saturday (4/13) After Shows.
HOLE IN THE SKY2110 5th St. NE 2nd. FloorWashington, DC 20002Metro = Rhode Island Ave.*Hosting the Sunday (4/14) Art Show

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Shows Groezrock line-up continues to grow

Posted Feb. 15, 2019, 9 p.m. in Shows by Loren

Groezrock line-up continues to grow

photo by Loren Green

Taking place April 25-27 in Belgium, Groezrock 2019 has announced 34 more acts, with 10 more still to come. With more than 80 artists performing ...

Get the full scoop at the Groezrock website.

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Shows Sabroso Craft Beer, Taco & Music Festival

Posted Feb. 2, 2019, 1:58 p.m. in Shows by Loren

Sabroso Craft Beer, Taco & Music Festival

A two-day event in April will showcase a whole lot of classic punk bands, plus tacos and beer in large quantities. Scheduled for April 6-7 ...

The music lineup for Sabroso Craft Beer, Taco & Music Festival is as follows (subject to change):Saturday, April 6: Flogging Molly, Bad Religion, Good Charlotte, Lagwagon, Strung Out, The Suicide Machines, and D.I.Sunday, April 7: The Offspring, Descendents, Black Flag, Face To Face, Plague Vendor, Red City Radio, and Orange Blossom Special
Pictured: Bad Religion

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Shows Manchester Punk Festival full line-up

Posted Feb. 2, 2019, 12:07 p.m. in Shows by Loren

Manchester Punk Festival full line-up

Taking place April 19-21, 2019 (Easter weekend), Manchester Punk Festival has announced the full line-up for its fifth interation. This year's festival features more ...

Pictured: 88 Fingers Louie

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Shows Changeville 2019

Posted Jan. 26, 2019, 8:59 p.m. in Shows by Loren

Changeville 2019

photo by Loren Green

The Changeville Festival, a music and arts festival geared toward social change, will take place Feb. 7-8 in Gainesville, FL. The event takes place in ...

Tickets are available now.

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Shows Burger Boogaloo set for July 6-7

Posted Jan. 20, 2019, 10:32 a.m. in Shows by Loren

Burger Boogaloo set for July 6-7

The 10th anniversary Burger Boogaloo, thrown by Burger Records, will return to Oakland's Mosswood Park on July 6-7, 2019. Hosted again by John Waters ...

BURGER BOOGALOO 2019 LINEUP
The Jesus and Mary Chain The ScientistsShannon and the Clams Sheer Mag Dead Boys Jayne County & the Electric Chairs Amyl and the Sniffers Billy Childish Phantom Surfers Nikki Corvette Terry & Louie Derv Gordon of the Equals

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