Village Voice Media hosted its annual Showdown at SXSW Music on March 20 at La Zona Rosa. Doors opened at 12 noon and by 12:15 the venue was packed with 500 people and later hit capacity. This year's lineup featured Surfer Blood, The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, Superchunk and the XX. Read more in Jennifer Maerz's review here.
Electric Daisy Carnival kicked off its first day in Las Vegas, as bassheads from across the country gathered at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway for the nation's biggest EDC musical fest. All photos by Christopher Victorio.
Sure, Pitchfork Music Festival includes musicians from across the indie universe, but it also had plenty of pretty girls among its 10,000 fans. Shot during the Chicago-based festival over the weekend of July 16-18, 2010. (If you've got a thing for women in glasses, this is your gallery.) Photos by
Coachella is a place where you can really be yourself. Festival goers let out their inner animal, Native American and superhero on Friday.
What My Spirit Hood Means To Me: Coachella-Goers Explain
The Best Of Coachella: Friday, April 13
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Village Voice Media commissioned artists associated with the Phoenix-based cultural collective Xico to produce a series of covers for its papers -- each one is unique to each city -- for its national story on Arizona SB1070, "Crossing the Line." Here are those images with additional artworks...
Whether you think of 4/20 as a celebration for an oppressed minority or just another day for layabouts to get high, this weekend stoners across the country got baked. So from the east to west, from states with legal access to medical marijuana to states without, here are the highest people...
El-P, a Skeletor painting, Liars, Wyatt Cenac, Robyn, Yowza!, Modest Mouse, Free Energy, Real Estate, Kurt Vile, Titus Andronicus, Raekwon of the Wu-Tang Clan, Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, Panda Bear, Freddie Gibbs, LCD Soundsystem, Lightning Bolt, St. Vincent, Here We Go Magic, Major Lazer,...
Nine Inch Nails, Mars Volta, Stone Temple Pilots, Dirtbombs, REM, Joss Stone, Wyclef Jean, TV on the Radio, Fleur de Tease, Angels and Airwaves, Erykah Badu, Cold War Kids, Marc Broussard and many others on the weekend of October 24-26.
There's a lot of things to see among the rollin' hills of Austin, TX, and we're gonna throw as much of it at you as we can. Don't thank us; we enjoy throwing things. Here's some more shots from Thursday, March 19. PHOTOS BY PATRICK MICHELS
More images from the first day of spring and last day of SXSW in Austin, TX on Saturday, March 21. Featuring M. Ward, Echo and the Bunnymen, Will Sheff of Okkervil River, and more. PHOTOS BY PATRICK MICHELS