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House, Latin House & Vogue Classes at the Chicago House Music Festival

Free master classes on Friday May 25 as part of the City of Chicago's huge Chicago House Music Festival, by instructors Czarina Mirani, Carlos Morris, Lyrik Cruz and Carlos Lanvin.

West Fest Celebrates 12 Years with Another Massive Lineup

If West Fest were a kid, it'd be old enough to sass back at you. It's been twelve years since the West Town street festival has taken flight, becoming that rare public exhibition that...

“Charivari Detroit Will Go On!”

Detroit's most wonderful festival has moved to August 17, 18 and 19 2018. We went to the source to get the low-down.
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At Long Last, Dance Music Returns to the Chicago Beachfront

For the first time in nearly two years, a dance music festival will return to Chicago's 26 miles of beaches. Mamby on the Beach, presented by React, will take off July 11 and July...
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Suncebeat 2018 Announced!

First wave of artists announced for this year's Suncebeat July 18 2018 - July 25 2018.

North Coast Music Festival Adds New House, Bass & Beats Stage

Derrick Carter, Gene Farris, Rude One, Jesse de la Pena, The Trap House & more are among the Chicago players.

Even Furthur 2018 Presents Four More Days of Beats and Bliss

Quite likely the oldest - and really the only - festival of its kind, Drop Bass' Even Furthur festival has announced the mainstage line-up for their 2018 techno campout, taking place August 10 through August 13 2018.

Partying Like Its 1996: Even Furthur Returns for 2016

I'm stumped to find myself writing these words in 2016, but Even Furthur is back. Really. Milwaukee promoters Drop Bass Network has returned to the fray for the first time since 2003, and in association with...

My House Music Festival Returns This Weekend with the Legends of Chicago House

My House Music Festival in Pilsen this weekend features legendary DJs Tim Spinnin' Schommer, Kenny Jammin' Jason and Julian Jumpin' Perez joining Gene Hunt, DJ Heather, Lady D, John Simmons and more.
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Here’s the Mamby on the Beach Daily Line-Ups

Dance music returns to the Chicago lakefront this July 11 and July 12, 2015 when Mamby On The Beach touches down at Chicago's Oakwood Beach. Today, React Presents announced the daily artist line-ups for...
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Chosen Few Picnic Weekend 2018 Dates, Lineup & Everything In One Place

Chicago's first homegrown House Music and Disco festival returns July 8 2018. Full line-up and details inside.
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Spring Awakening Really Is Moving To Jackson Park

As we reported yesterday, news is rife that React's Spring Awakening Festival might be forced to move from its home at Soldier Field to Jackson Park - site of the Chosen Few Picnic in...

North Coast Music Festival Announces Full 2018 Line-up

The 2018 North Coast Music Festival takes place from August 31st through September 2nd, 2018 in Union Park. The full line-up has just been announced.
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The Chosen Few Picnic and Music Festival 2016, All In One Place

So the time has come again: the tribes are gathering, reservations being checked and the 26th Annual Chosen Few Picnic 2016 is ready to launch. Now dubbed the Chosen Few Music Festival to better reflect...

Charivari Is Everything You Want From a Detroit Festival

Last summer, while writing a piece on Detroit for the French magazine Trax, I kept hearing from all of my 313 contacts about how amazing Charivari 2014 had been. The festival featured a Detroit...
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Techno Fans Rage at EDM “Garbage” at Movement

People have some issues with Diplo at Movement 2018.

Spring Awakening Moving To The South Side?

Due to a rather gnarly scheduling conflict, React presents' Spring Awakening festival may be moving to the South Side home of the Chosen Few Picnic this year. The Chicago Tribune reports that Spring Awakening's normal...

Love Stories from Southport Weekender

"If it wasn’t for house music we would have never met and if it wasn’t for Southport we may not still be together 26 years later." Romance, marriage proposals and ecstasy at Southport Weekender.

Even Furthur 2016 Comes Into Focus

Drop Bass Network and related parties have dropped the line-ups for this year's Even Furthur 2016, the revival of the Midwest's first, grandest and grimiest outdoor electronic music festival. Among the mainstage DJs and performers...

Go Outside: Taste of Randolph Is This Weekend in Chicago

Indie godfathers Dinosaur, Jr. are at the top of the bill but there are 3 stages of sounds and a DJ Dance Stage hosted by The Mid at this weekend's Taste of Randolph, kicking...

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