Music & Culture

Why Traveling For Concerts Is The Best (And How To Do It The Right Way)

By: Casey Fitzsimmons// Last October, Demi Lovato and Nick Jonas announced that they would be co-headlining a tour. The Future Now Tour kicked off on June 29th in Atlanta, Georgia, and I was fortunate enough to attend the first night of the tour with my friends. For as long as I could remember, there was …

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Emblem 3: “When A Band Breaks Up You Always Hope They’ll Get Back Together…My Wish Came True”

By: Jessica Seewald// When a band breaks up you always hope they’ll get back together. Well, my wish came true a few months ago when Emblem 3 announced they would be reuniting. I was so excited to see them on the final stop of their Waking Up Tour at Irving Plaza. They have been one …

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Anna’s Declassified Festival Survival Guide

By: Anna Glinski// Music festivals create this false illusion that just about anyone can be Coachella queen. While yes, we all want to be Vanessa Hudgens, four music festivals later I’ve learned that it’s close to impossible. Here is the ultimate guide to helping you survive a festival! 1. Wardrobe: Wear the least clothes possible. …

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Ellie Goulding: “When The Lights Went Down The Crowd Went Wild”

By: Jessica Seewald// Madison Square Garden was packed to capacity last week for the last stop of Ellie Goulding’s Delirium Tour. Matt and Kim opened up the show and absolutely killed it, but when the lights went down for Ellie’s set the crowd went wild. The whole show was very lively, especially during the more …

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Everything You Need To Know About Schlesinger V. Ticketmaster

By: Jordyn Tilchen// In case you haven’t already heard, Ticketmaster agreed to provide their customers with vouchers for general admission events in a class action settlement that was closed in 2013. In summary, the lawsuit that was filed by Curt Schlesinger against Ticketmaster alleged that Ticketmaster did not fully disclose to their customers all of …

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Firefly Music Festival: “Nothing Is Better Than Discovering New Artists And New Music”

By: Paige Davison// I’ve had the pleasure of going to Firefly Music Festival now for the past three years (and this year too, thanks to Soundigest’s Twitter contest). The first  time I went I fell in love with EVERYTHING, and I have that same experience each time I go. This year I wanted to see The 1975, …

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Mumford And Sons: “Everyone Was On Their Feet Singing And Dancing The Whole Show”

By: Kyra McNamee// Mumford and Sons is one of my absolute favorite bands and I know all the words to every one of their songs. When I found out that they were coming to Forest Hills Stadium in Queens on the 16th and 17th I got super excited and knew I had to go. I …

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Casey’s Morning Show Concert Do’s And Don’ts!

By: Casey Fitzsimmons// One of my favorite parts of the year is when Good Morning America and the Today Show announce their Summer Concert Series.  For those of you who don’t know what I’m talking about, these two morning shows hold concerts in New York City mostly every Friday throughout the summer, and the concerts feature some …

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Mumford And Sons: “The Show Was So Good That I Just Had To See Them Again”

By: Emily Ciacco// I went to see the Mumford and Sons concert on June 17th at Forest Hills Stadium. I’ve seen them once before and the show was so good that I just had to see them again. This time was equally as impressive, if not even better. They did a few songs with people …