live music

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Idaho's Treefort Is Better Than the Mega-Festivals

Why I traveled all the way from Australia to Boise, Idaho in a time when the lineups for most music festivals all seem the same.
Shaad D’Souza
4.2.19
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The 10 Most Bizarre Things We Saw at SXSW

Those hoping to see Lady Gaga perform in a Doritos vending machine may have been disappointed, but there’s still no better place on earth to be a curious music fan.
Dan Gentile
3.19.19
Essays

I'm a 26-Year-Old Black Woman and I Love Dave Matthews Band

I'm not what people think of when they envision a typical fan of the band that could be considered the epitome of "white people music," and this is my story.
Char Adams
1.28.19
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Hologram Concerts Don't Suck, You're Just a Hater

I went to see hologram Roy Orbison in concert because why the hell not?
Eve Peyser
12.12.18
Pity Party

I'm Getting Old, so I Loved Robert Smith's Introspective Meltdown Festival

My inner Music Dad was delighted.
Lauren O'Neill
6.27.18
coachella 2018

The Worst People at Coachella, According to People at Coachella

We ventured into the scantily-clad wilderness to hear from festgoers themselves about whom is the one to harsh their mellow.
Andrea Domanick
4.16.18
Op-Eds

Live Shows Were Killing My Love for Music

How taking a year off from late nights, loud bands, spilled beer, and forced conversations made me a better music fan.
Chris Krovatin
1.12.18
LAS VEGAS

Concert Security Will Get Way More Intense After Vegas

The historic mass shooting is set to inspire drastic new safety measures at future concerts and festivals, security experts specializing in large-scale events told us.
Francisco Alvarado
10.3.17
Noisey News

The Day the Music Died: Chuck E. Cheese Plans to Phase out Animatronic Band

#TheChuckStopsHere
Kyle Kramer
8.18.17
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Backstage Photos of Action Bronson Playing the Final Show at Webster Hall

The NYC venue is closing for two years before reopening under new ownership.
Noisey Staff
8.14.17
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Joey Bada$$ Celebrated the Anniversary of '1999' with Shows in Three Cities

The rapper looks back on the mixtape that jumpstarted his career with a mini-tour that stopped in London, New York, and LA.
Noisey Staff
6.26.17
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See JMSN Bring Soulful Vibes to LA

Watch the artist as he preps for the stage, then brings the house down at the Regent.
Noisey Staff
6.22.17
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