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Governors Ball reveal James Blake on 2018 lineup

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The hidden name on the NYC festival’s 2018 lineup turned out to be James Blake.

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Forecastle 2018 lineup (Arcade Fire, Chris Stapleton, Modest Mouse & more)

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The Louisville fest also includes Jason Isbell, The War On Drugs, Father John Misty, Courtney Barnett, Jimmy Eat World, Kurt Vile, Jenny Lewis, Margo Price and more.

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Governors Ball 2018 Lineup Announced

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Eminem, Jack White, Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Travis Scott get top billing at this year’s Governors Ball which takes place June 1 – 3 in NYC.

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a guide to 2017 Thanksgiving Weekend events in NYC

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Read our day-by-day guide to the various events taking place around the city on Thanksgiving Weekend.

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Stevie Wonder added to TIDAL X Brooklyn hurricane benefit concert

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Stevie will join Jay-Z, Cardi B, DJ Khaled, Fat Joe, Remy Ma, A$AP Ferg, Vic Mensa, Joey Bada$$, A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, Princess Nokia, Tee Grizzley, Rapsody, Chloe x Halle and more at Barclays Center this week to benefit hurricane relief.

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Jay-Z, Cardi B, A$AP Ferg, Joey Bada$$, Vic Mensa, more playing charity concert at Barclays Center

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The third annual TIDAL X Charity Concert also includes Rapsody, Princess Nokia, DJ Khaled, Fat Joe, Remy Ma, and many, many more.

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Vic Mensa playing Hurricane Harvey benefit pop-ups in LA & NYC

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Much sooner than Vic Mensa heads out on tour with Jay-Z, he’ll play benefit shows for Hurricane Harvey victims in NYC and LA. Presented by TIDAL and MusiCares, they’re pop-up shows happening at unannounced locations…

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Jay-Z adds Vic Mensa and Vince Staples to tour

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Having just headlined NYC fest The Meadows, Jay-Z has announced openers for his 4:44 Tour. Most dates are with rising rapper Vic Mensa, who played Riot Fest the same weekend Jay played The Meadows, and who is signed to Jay’s Roc Nation company…

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more Riot Fest 2017 Friday pics (Vic Mensa, X, Death from Above, more)

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Riot Fest kicked off its 2017 edition with sets from New Order, Ministry, Vic Mensa, X, Liars, The Hotelier, Death from Above, The Cribs, Tobacco, and more. We posted a recap and photos from Friday at Riot Fest, and here’s a second set of pictures.

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Riot Fest 2017 Friday pics/recap (NIN, New Order, Buzzcocks, Ministry, more)

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We’ve already applauded Chicago’s Riot Fest 2017 for its stacked lineup, but praise is also due for its schedule. Of the festival’s five stages, the two main stages (Riot Stage and Roots Stage) are right next to each other, meaning you’re never waiting around for music to start and you hardly have to move…

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32 essential songs by acts playing Riot Fest 2017

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Chicago’s Riot Fest begins Friday (9/15) — and the aftershows begin tonight (9/14). We’ve made a playlist of 32 essential songs by acts on the ridiculously stacked lineup.

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Made in America 2017 Saturday pics (J. Cole, Solange, Migos, more)

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The 2017 edition of Made in America Festival kicked off on a rainy Saturday (9/2) this Labor Day weekend with sets from J. Cole, Solange, Stormzy, Vic Mensa, Migos, Sampha, Cardi B, Francis and the Lights, Lizzo, Rapsody, and more.

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Made In America 2017 set times

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Tigers Jaw vs Run the Jewels and Japanese Breakfast vs Pusha T are among the conflicts at this weekend’s Philly festival.

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Lollapalooza 2017 Friday pics & video (Run the Jewels, Ryan Adams, more)

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Lollapalooza continued on Friday with sets from blink-182, Crystal Castles, Vic Mensa, Little Dragon, Run the Jewels, Ryan Adams, Bishop Biggs, Tegan & Sara, Mura Masa, The Lemon Twigs, Cloud Nothings, PUP, and more.

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A$AP Rocky joined Twelvyy @ Babys; “Hop Out” video & “East Coast” remix out now

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A$AP Ferg’s “East Coast” remix features A$AP Rocky, Busta Rhymes, Snoop Dogg, French Montana, Rick Ross, and Dave East.

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R. Kelly cancels tour dates after “abusive cult” allegations

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At least three of R Kelly’s upcoming tour dates have been cancelled due to poor ticket sales in the wake of the latest round of allegations against him, that he’s at the center of an “abusive cult.” Vic Mensa and Vince Staples spoke out against the controversial singer, as well.

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Five Notable Releases of the Week (7/28)

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This week’s Notable Releases include Manchester Orchestra’s best LP in years, Vic Mensa’s long-awaited debut, Arcade Fire’s disappointing ‘Everything Now,’ and more.

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Justin Bieber cancels tour with Migos and Vic Mensa

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Just about a week after it was revealed that Migos and Vic Mensa would be opening Justin Bieber‘s imminent tour, all tour dates — including the two MetLife Stadium shows — have been cancelled “due to unforeseen circumstances.”

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Joey Bada$$, Vic Mensa, more to play inaugural Spaceland Block Party in L.A.

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Spaceland Block Party will debut in LA this September with sets from Joey Bada$$, Vic Mensa, The Horrors, Black Kids, Wavves, Preoccupations, Porches, Tijuana Panthers, Oddisee & Good Compny, LVL UP, Slothrust, Bayonne, Mourn, Dude York, Palm, Wilsen, Alex Cameron, and others.

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Full Moon Fest 2017 in pics (Vic Mensa, Kelela, Connan Mockasin, more)

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“Boutique” music festival Full Moon returned to Governors Island with an eclectic lineup that included Vic Mensa, Kelela, Connan Mockasin, Abra, TOPS, Awesome Tapes From Africa, and others.

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