WOW festival and 8 other feminist events happening in the next six months

From a live podcast recording to a women’s summit Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/women/international-womens-day-2020-iwd-feminist-events-exhibitions-march-a8811591.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Sarah Young, Sophie Gallagher

Rio Carnival 2020: When is it, where is it and what are the best events to attend?

Event kicks off this weekend Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/travel/americas/rio-de-janeiro-carnival-dates-2020-brazil-february-samba-parade-street-party-a9348196.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Helen Coffey

Virgin Fest Announces Inaugural Lineup

Virgin Fest is a new festival put on by events producer Jason Felts and the Virgin Group’s Sir Richard Branson, as Billboard points out, and it seems to have no ties to the previously named Virgin Festival whose last iteration happened back in 2013. More » Source: https://www.stereogum.com/2074059/virgin-fest-2020-lineup/news/ Indie Brew found this story and shared […]

Beale Street Music Fest 2020 Lineup

Here’s a weird one! Apparently, there’s a music-festival booker out there willing to gamble on the idea that ticket-buyers want to hear stadium-folk, Southern rap, ’90s alt-rock, and absolutely nothing else. That might be a good gamble! This year, Memphis’ Beale Street Music Festival returns to Tom Lee Park the weekend of 5/1-3. More » […]

Storm Area 51 festival venue announces 2020 dates

Get ready to storm Area 51 all over again — Alienstock is coming back for round two.  Hopefully, at least.  The Little A’Le’Inn in Rachel, Nevada announced “Rachel Alienstock 2020” on its website recently. Aside from dates announced — Sept. 10, 11, and 12 — there are no other details. The “clickable link” is only […]

Newport Jazz Festival Reveals Initial 2020 Lineup

The Newport Jazz Festival is a long-running institution. This year is its 66th iteration, which far outstretches just about any of the big-name events from the comparatively more recent festival boom. This year, the festival will take place 8/7-8/9, returning to Newport, RI to take over Fort Adams State Park and the International Tennis Hall […]

What this year’s Sundance movies taught us about going viral

In 2020, “going viral” is hardly a new concept. We all know what it means, even your Luddite relatives. We’ve all seen it happen, and and have maybe even experienced it ourselves to varying degrees.  And yet there remains an air of mystery to the very concept. What does it signify? What does it feel […]