Artist Sam Vladimirsky Gives A New Twist To The Imitation Game By Recreating His Family History Through An Unconventional Form Of Portraiture

An attempt to interpret, understand and respond to this history utilizing imaginative investment, projection, and creation, perceived through the lens of indirect experience, or second-hand vision is the basis of Sam Valdimirsky photographic series Second-Hand Vision.

Valdimirsky is a documentary filmmaker and artist working primarily in photo and film. His interdisciplinary practice often intersects performance with photography, in which he explores self-portraiture and autobiographical themes through the other, using masks, makeup, costumes, constructed sets, and green screens to stage fictions grounded in history.

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The Future of Festivals: III Points Miami

Miami’s III Points festival is a pioneer in the festival industry of the future. It’s more than just a festival, it’s an immersive and impactful artistic experience. Boasting an expansive 6+ stages, late night activities and performances, in Miami’s Mana Wynwood Convention Center, III Points is surrounded by one of the most unique creative communities in the world. 

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THE WEST COAST LEGEND CONTINUES .... THE BEACH BOYS COME TO SEGERSTROM CENTER FOR THE ARTS

As The Beach Boys mark more than a half century of making music and having performed more concerts than any major rock band in history, the group continues to ride the crest of an endless wave unequalled in America’s musical history. The Beach Boys have become synonymous with the California lifestyle and an American icon to fans around the world. The Beach Boys will pull into Costa Mesa to entertain their Orange County fans at Segerstrom Center for the Arts on January 31st.

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THE BEACHLIFE FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES ITS INAUGURAL MUSIC LINEUP

The BeachLife Festival is excited to announce its 2019 music lineup for a first-of-its-kind coastal event in Los Angeles happening May 3 - 5, 2019 at Redondo Beach, CA’s Seaside Lagoon. The three-day immersive experience celebrating Southern California beach culture will feature iconic headliners Brian Wilson, Bob Weir and Willie Nelson performing oceanside, along with artists who are synonymous with SoCal ‘beach life’ including Ziggy MarleyViolent FemmesSteel PulseGrace PotterBlues TravelerBruce HornsbyEverclear,  Chevy MetalSugar RayDonavon Frankenreiter, and many more.

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Second Annual iHeartRadio ALTer Ego Boasts Strong Lineup and Sold Out Show

Alternative rock is alive and well in 2019. And whether your new year's resolution is to travel more, practice self-care, or spend more time with friends and family, you’ll feel good knowing the leading audio company in the U.S. has your back.

Because as any rock fan knows, the only way to check off all those lofty boxes and ring in the new year right, is with the perfect concert.

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III POINTS ANNOUNCES LIMITED SINGLE DAY TICKETS IN SPECIAL BLACK FRIDAY SALE ON SALE NOW THROUGH 11/26!

III Points is giving an early holiday gift to fans!  Starting now and running through Cyber Monday November 26th, a very limited quantity of special single day festival tickets are on sale for just $65.00.  As part of the offer, fans can buy a single-day ticket now and then assign the day in December when the schedule of music performances are announced.  This is the perfect treat for all the music fans on your holiday gift list or to just treat yourself. 

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Dazed in the Desert: A Psychedelic Trip through 2018’s Untamed Anti-Festival

Somewhere between a secluded desert and a cosmic playground, we find ourselves in a mirage of majestic mountains, phantasmagoric illuminations, and a balmy lake of inner reflections to dive into. Desert Daze’s 2018 psychedelic music festival took us on an ethereal trip from their previous deserted Joshua Tree location to a new land of wonders to get lost in at Moreno Valley’s Lake Perris Recreation Area, just an hour east of Los Angeles, California.

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Surf City Blitz Reveals Band Performance & Moto Beach Classic Motorcycle Event Times, Onsite Activities & More At Huntington State Beach in Orange County, CA

Surf City Blitz takes over Huntington State Beach this weekend, bringing together one of the greatest punk rock lineups in the history of Southern California with Roland Sands Presents The Moto Beach Classic's world-class motorcycle racing. This brand new, all ages event takes place on Saturday, October 27 and Sunday, October 28 at Huntington State Beach as part of the SeaLegs Live Event Series, and will feature an all-star lineup of punk rock legends including The Offspring, Social Distortion, Pennywise, Rancid, Suicidal Tendencies, Bad Religion, and many more, performing on the shore of the Pacific Ocean in picturesque Orange County, California.

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IFC's Stan Against Evil, TBS's Wrecked & More Onsite Experiences & Activations Announced For Alt 98.7 Presents Big Adventure: Music, Comedy & Comic Con Festival, Nov 3-4 in Orange County

In less than a month, Alt 98.7 Presents Big Adventure makes its debut, taking over the OC Fair & Event Center in Costa Mesa, CA on Saturday, November 3 and Sunday, November 4. Celebrating pop culture and fandom of all sorts, this one-of-a-kind entertainment experience is set to immerse attendees in a world where comics, sci-fi, fantasy, and gaming collide with music and comedy.

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Southern California's Greatest Punk Rock Lineup + The Moto Beach Classic = Surf City Blitz

Surf City Blitz brings one of the greatest punk rock lineups in the history of Southern California—including some of the biggest bands to come out of Orange County—together with Roland Sands Presents The Moto Beach Classic's world-class motorcycle racing, and more on Saturday, October 27 and Sunday, October 28 at the world famous Huntington State Beach as a part of the SeaLegs Live Event Series. This new weekend destination festival will feature an all-star lineup of punk rock legends performing on the shore of the Pacific Ocean in picturesque Orange County, California. With the support of California State Parks, this incredible event is sure to make a splash in its inaugural year.

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Homegrown Fest

There’s something about supporting local companies and startups that make Miami events even more special. This year was the first ever HomeGrown festival- an event that supports everything 305 related. From Miami’s best food, up and coming local bands to our best breweries around town!

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KAABOO Del Mar Brings Throwback Tunes to the Trestles Stage

For the fourth year running, KAABOO Del Mar had once again curated a stellar lineup of musical talent. Ranging from current hits to past idols, the California festival’s first sold out status attests to great taste in music both new and old. With legendary  powerhouses including The Zombies, Tower of Power, Blondie, and The English Beat, Friday at the Trestles stage was clearly throwback heaven for ska, rock, pop, and soul music fans alike.

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Get to Know The Past, Present, and Future of Music at III Points 2019

Known for its bold and diverse curation of artists every year, III Points did not hold back on their 2019 lineup announcement with modern, genre-blurring Hip-Hop/R&B artists topping the bill like SZA, Tyler, the Creator, A$AP Rocky, & Blood Orange. The festival proves its creative reach for bringing in acts typically not seen touring in Florida too often with early, soulful inspirations like Erykah Badu and Herbie Hancock.

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The Ultimate Voodoo Planning

Formally known as The Voodoo Experience, Voodoo Music + Arts Experience has been around since 1999. It has featured over 2,000 artists since its inception like The Roots, Eminem, Snoop Dogg, Metallica, Neil Young, The Weeknd and more. This year will be the 20th anniversary taking place October 26th-28th in City Park New Orleans. Headlining this year is Mumford & Sons, Childish Gambino, Arctic Monkeys and Marilyn Manson. Yes, Marilyn Manson for Halloween!

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Why Your Local Scene Matters: No More Dysphoria’s Third Annual Benefit Show at Asbury Park Brewery on September 23rd, 2018.

Sunday’s are usually for rest and relaxation but that wasn’t the case at Asbury Park Brewery. This past Sunday the Brewery and Aftermath Collective housed No More Dysphoria’s third annual benefit show. No More Dysphoria (NMD) is a Montclair, NJ based non-profit organization that helps transgender and gender non-conforming people pay for major aspects of their transitions.

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Dive In and Enjoy The Adult Swim Festival

Adult Swims approach to entertainment is aptly described on Wikipedia as “experimental, risqué, unorthodox, crude, dry, and improvisational humor”; this brash and new approach to entertainment was the brain child of Mike Lazzo. And what a child it is; realizing the potential for increasing viewing in the off hours on Cartoon Network, Lazzo, went to work creating content for the ever-restless adult population. The first original series Space Ghost Coast to Coast debuted in 1994, well before the official launch of Adult Swim, September 2nd, 2001. They burst onto the late-night scene with a plethora of raunchy and unique shows like Sealab 2021, Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law, Aqua Teen Hunger Force and The Brak Show. Fast forward 17 years and we are about to witness another first for the once obscure television block, Adult Swim Festival.

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Nude Art LA - An Expression of the Human Spirit

Saturday night on the corner of 4th Place and Hewitt Street in Downtown LA’s Arts District, there was a line of people stretching out from the Art Share LA’s studio door entrance. Awaiting inside the doors was an artistic amalgamation of the naked form—produced in painting, performance, photography and more. Nude Art LA is a pop-up art exhibition/live show that celebrates the human form at its barest and on showcases like these, creators, performers and lovers of art gather together to observe, wonder, and appreciate the human body in all of its glorious shapes and sizes.

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Miami’s First HomeGrown Festival

Homebrewing, craft beers and beer festivals are quickly becoming the next best thing in south Florida. HomeGrown is the first indoor festival in Miami that will be featuring the finest local food, music, art and beer! The event will take place at the Watsco Center at the University of Miami on September 23rd from 12:00-8:00PM; tickets are $25 and kids 12 and under are free.

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House of Creatives Music & Arts Festival announces Day-by-Day Lineup

House of Creatives Music & Arts Festival has announced its day-by-day lineup for the upcoming edition of the Miami festival, which is set to return this November 10 & 11. 

Saturday will see Foster The People, Chromeo, Sofi Tukker, and others take the stage, while Sunday will see M.I.A.'s long-awaited return to Miami alongside Little Dragon, SAINt JHN and many more.

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Sea You at Treasure Island Music Festival

Treasure Island Music Festival will be taking place on October 13th and 14th at the Middle Harbor Shoreline Park in Oakland California. Since 2007, Treasure Island has delivered exciting lineups for those with wide-ranging tastes in music. This year’s lives up to the consistent high caliber.

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