"Summer of Soul": Rescuing a historic Harlem music festival

A new documentary, featuring rarely-seen footage, captures the magic of a 1969 music festival held at Mount Morris Park in Harlem, attended by 300,000 people. The festival had long been forgotten in the shadow of that other New York music festival, Woodstock. Contributor Hua Hsu talks with “Summer of Soul” director Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson, bandleader… Continue reading "Summer of Soul": Rescuing a historic Harlem music festival

Witness shares experience at Astroworld Festival

It was Reese Bludau’s first music festival. It ended in tragedy when nine people died during Travis Scott’s performance. STORY:

Lollapalooza music festival kicks off in the midst of delta wave

NBC’s Shaquille Brewster reports trom Lollapalooza in Chicago, where attendees must present proof of vaccination or proof of a negative Covid test. For access to live and exclusive video from CNBC subscribe to CNBC PRO: » Subscribe to CNBC TV: » Subscribe to CNBC: » Subscribe to CNBC Classic: Turn to CNBC TV for the… Continue reading Lollapalooza music festival kicks off in the midst of delta wave

Iyanya Thrilled Fans At The Music Festival Lagos 2015 – Pulse TV Highlights

2015 Music Festival Lagos, The Five Star Music pulls off the biggest show in Festac this year. This is the biggest and the most star-studded event for the year so far with lots of music, comedy and dance. Iyanya The Kukere maestro thrilled fans with his song flavour SUBSCRIBE HERE FOR MORE VISIT OUR WEBSITE… Continue reading Iyanya Thrilled Fans At The Music Festival Lagos 2015 – Pulse TV Highlights

ESSENCE ‘Black Women In Music’ Festival, Tiwa Savage Set To Perform| PulseTV News

Tiwa Savage will be performing at the ESSENCE ‘Black Women In Music’ Festival, an official Grammy week event. The Mavin records first lady is all for making major strides in 2017. ESSENCE ‘Black Women In Music’ Festival is slated to take place in Los Angeles on February 9, 2017, on the same week of the… Continue reading ESSENCE ‘Black Women In Music’ Festival, Tiwa Savage Set To Perform| PulseTV News

Luxury music festival turns to chaos

Inaugural Fyre Festival in the Bahamas postponed after attendees reported dilapidated accommodations, and top-billed performers pulled out To read more: »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: Find CBC News on Facebook: Follow CBC News on Twitter: For breaking news… Continue reading Luxury music festival turns to chaos

Witness footage of Las Vegas music festival shooting – video report

At least 50 people have died and dozens been injured after the Route 91 Harvest country music festival near the Mandalay Bay casino came under gunfire. Video footage from witnesses shows the moment the shooting started, and the ensuing panic. The police have responded to the attack and locked down the area • Warning: some… Continue reading Witness footage of Las Vegas music festival shooting – video report

Large Crowd Expected As Rolling Loud Music Fest Kicks Off At Hard Rock Stadium

South Florida’s annual and massive hip-hop music festival Rolling Loud is back this weekend and packed with three days of stellar lineups, including A$AP Rocky, Travis Scott, and Post Malone. Katie Johnston reports

How to organize a music festival like Tomorrowland

CNN’s Antonia Mortensen takes an exclusive tour behind the scenes at Belgian electronic music festival Tomorrowland. More from CNN at

Why are music festivals so expensive? | The Economist

Today there are festivals in more parts of the world than ever before–and ticket prices are higher than ever before. Why are festivals so expensive? Read more about how big stars maximise their take from tours here: Click here to subscribe to The Economist on YouTube: For more from Economist Films visit: Check out The… Continue reading Why are music festivals so expensive? | The Economist