Pitchfork Music Festival

tour diaries

This Is What It's Like to Tour Like a Goddamn Adult with Vagabon

We hit the road for five days with the rising indie rock act on the way to play Pitchfork Music Festival.
Maria Sherman
8.3.17
thump news

LCD Soundsystem to Headline Pitchfork Music Festival 2017

A Tribe Called Quest and Solange have also been announced as headliners for the Chicago event.
Alexander Iadarola
2.27.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Has FKA twigs Created the Boldest Live Show in the World Right Now?

Seriously, watch this from beginning to end.
Daisy Jones
8.31.16
festivals 2016

Jeremih's Great Big Chicago Birthday Bash Was Better Than Sex

The Chicago singer's Pitchfork Music Festival set was like a citywide holiday.
Kyle Kramer
7.18.16
Pitchfork Festival 2015

Meet Really Rakiya, the 9-Year-Old Rapper Spitting in Your Face Outside of Pitchfork Music Festival

She kicks ass.
Yung Costanza
7.19.15
Pitchfork Festival 2014

Just for a Day: On Seeing Slowdive Be Relevant Forever

The legendary shoegaze band delivered everything we wanted.
Kayla Monetta
7.22.14
Pitchfork Festival 2014

Pusha T Is Fucking Awesome

The wait for the rapper's performance at Pitchfork Music Festival was almost longer than his set, but who cares?
Eric Sundermann
7.20.14
Pitchfork Festival 2014

Pitchfork Festival Preview: Can I Sleep Through This Band's Set?

As you make your festival itinerary, there’s only one question that really matters.
Devin Schiff
7.17.14
Pitchfork Festival 2013

The Best (Worst) Pitchfork Festival Craigslist Missed Connections

We already know that music festivals are maybe the worst possible environment for a budding romance, and still, people are treating the pre-headliner Port-a-Potty line like their own personal Bunny Ranch lineup.
Sasha Hecht
7.23.13
Editoriales

See And Listen To R. Kelly's 38-Song 2013 Pitchfork Music Festival Setlist

Plus, a smooth jazz cover of "Sex In The Kitchen."
Eric Sundermann
7.22.13