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FIB Festival Announces 2014 Lineup Including Paolo Nutini, The Libertines and Kasabian

May 27th, 2014
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The lineup to the 2014 FIB (Festival Internacional de Benicàssim) Festival has just been announced, and it rounds out with bands of all styles. Headlining this year are acts such as Tinie Tempah and Kasabian, not to mention The Libertines, set to make a comeback with Pete Doherty.
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Sasquatch! Music Festival 2014 Day Two

May 26th, 2014
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Now that Sasquatch! has reverted back to a 3-day format, it’s far too easy to see Saturday as something bland, sandwiched in between the exciting first day and thrilling third day. There were definitely a couple of savior acts later on, but many of the bands playing while the sun beat down–mercilessly–failed to bring much of anything electrifying to the table. Tight sets, for sure, but too often, straight out of the box, dull performances. At least credit can be given for toiling their way through the heat.
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WATCH: Janelle Monae and M.I.A. Perform Eachother’s Shows as Holograms

April 4th, 2014

What do we love the most about those surprise concert appearances via hologram? Well everything actually. Performing on two separate coasts of North America, Janelle Monae and M.I.A. joined forces for a couple amazing live duets in front of partygoers in New York and Los Angeles.
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WEBCAST: Watch Live Stream of Ultra Music Festival 2014

March 29th, 2014

The 16th Annual Ultra Music Festival got underway Friday in Miami. The festival runs until Sunday and is one of the largest of its kind for electronic music. People from all over the world will flood into south Florida for the event, bringing in over $78 million in revenue to the local economy.
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M.I.A. Announces Spring and Summer 2014 Tour Dates

March 25th, 2014
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M.I.A. will be touring North America and Europe this spring and summer and will be bringing ASAP Ferg along for the ride.
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NFL Seeking $16.6 Million From M.I.A, for Halftime Middle Finger

March 17th, 2014
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The performance M.I.A. delivered, at the 2012 Super Bowl XLVI halftime show, in which she flashed her middle finger, has left the NFL seeking amends from her, ever since. Now that punishment comes to the tune of $16.6 million in restitution from the singer, but M.I.A.’s attorneys are fighting hard to counteract it.
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HARD Events Announces Two Miami Shows Featuring Boys Noize, M.I.A., Basement Jaxx and More

February 11th, 2014
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Miami Music Week, at the end of March, will feature two big shows by HARD Events at Grand Central in Miami.
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M.I.A. Parts With Jay Z’s Roc Nation

January 3rd, 2014
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Apparently M.I.A. is seeking new management after a year and a half with Jay Z’s management company. Recent disputes would seem to explain the move. Read on for more.
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Moogfest Announce 2014 Lineup Featuring Kraftwerk, Chic, Giorgio Moroder and More

December 19th, 2013
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Founded in New York City in 2004, Moogfest has grown and relocated to Asheville, NC, where part of the inspiration for the festival, Moog Music synthesizers, are designed and built. The artists chosen to play the electronic fest each year tend to exhibit the kind of creative and innovative energy Robert Moog, inventor and man behind the machines, harbored, and next year’s lineup looks to be no different.
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Ultra Music Festival Announce 2014 Lineup Featuring David Guetta, The Glitch Mob, M.I.A. and More

December 17th, 2013
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Ultra Music Festival will take place March 28 through 30, 2014, in Miami, Florida, and the upcoming festival’s lineups have just been announced.
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