Musicology

Musicology

Desert Daze 2018 in Review

In a year of fantastic music and wonderful music events, Desert Daze cemented itself as the premier festival experience for those looking away from the Bonnaroos and Coachellas of the world.

Ferris Wheel's Day Off: Mungion Returns With Excellent Sophomore Album

Chicago-based quartet Mungion have exploded lately. Their blinding chops, ability to flash between genres, ultra-tight rhythm, and infectious songwriting make for a delightful melange of blistering, hyperactive jams, lofty vocal harmonies, and their own unconventional je ne sais quoi. Their newest effort, Ferris Wheel’s Day Off, finds Mungion honing their craft and expanding their sound.

Cornfield Waves is a Midwest Triumph

Local hip-hop hero Truth AKA Trouble has unleashed his latest work on us: Cornfield Waves. As he continues his climb to the top, his style continues to evolve and expand on what hip-hop can be, and he brings a surge of vitality and restless energy to the music scene here in town.

Beyond the Ritual: Desert Daze Announces Workshops, Mystic Bazaar, and More

Desert Daze has announced their additional programming for 2018. Featuring late night film screenings, experimental art installations, yoga, workshops, and so much more, the news puts the final bells and whistles on what is already shaping up to be one of the most talked-about events of the year. Behold!

NYC Quartet Maxband Put Together First-Rate Debut

Coming in hot off the press, NYC quartet Maxband is about to release their debut, Perfect Strangers. Identified only as Max, Tim, Patrick, and Eric on the group’s Bandcamp page, Maxband has produced a record at once atmospheric and wandering, yet streamlined and unassuming. It’s sure to get some heavy rotation when it drops on August 24.

Desert Daze Preview, Interview With Founder Phil Pirrone

Desert Daze last year was a game changer. The outside-the-box approach to the event, plus the sheer variety of music, the dazzling art installations, late night film screenings, and incredible environment set it apart from your typical festival experience.

Local Heroes and National Stars: Peoria Blues and Heritage Festival 2018

Jay Goldberg Events & Entertainment presents
PEORIA BLUES & HERITAGE MUSIC FESTIVAL
FULL ARTIST ANNOUNCEMENT
August 31st & September 1st, 2018 • Peoria Riverfront • Peoria, Illinois
Featuring
Buddy Guy • Ben Folds • Robert Cray Band
Shooter Jennings • The Fabulous Thunderbirds • Anthony Gomes
Billy Strings • Brandon “Taz” Niederauer
Roosevelt Collier • Sam Williams

Saturday Night's Debut Is A Breath of Fresh Air

Surging out of the infamous Washington, D.C. DIY music scene comes Saturday Night. Their self-titled debut combines the youthful abandon of pop music with the refined songwriting of musicians who have learned to hone their craft and translate their passion into song.

My Bloody Valentine, Shellac, and More: Desert Daze Phase III

October 12-14, 2018
Moreno Beach • Lake Perris, CA

Tickets + Camping Passes On Sale Now
Thursday Night / Early Arrival Passes added for campers