Photo: Bassnectar thrills with a heavy and relentless set. (@ajrphotos) On Saturday morning, lightning ripped through the sky as thunderous claps echoed in response. Later that night, BangOn!NYC attendees experienced different kinds of lights and applause.
Photo: Elrow in Ibiza, Spain It’s raining. It’s pouring. We’re stuck inside, and it’s BORING. Sure, this forecast is the pits, but it’s times like this that I’m reminded of the yins and yangs of life. After all, we wouldn’t know excitement if there was no calm, happiness if there was no sadness and sunshine […]
What do a fire breathing dragon, a pirate ship and Bassnectar all have in common? Aside from being collectively badass, you can also expect to see all three of these things at BangOn!NYC‘s Elements Music & Arts Festival on August 11th! What you won’t find there however is loud corporate presence or uncomfortable crowds. It’s a refreshing break […]
Two festival weekends in a row and I’m still standing. Elements Lakewood helped me tap into that youthful energy that is oh so necessary during the summer party season. The good vibes I found in the Poconos kept me flying into Governors Ball, and well, there’s no sign of slowing down now! I’m slugging maca […]
Woohoo! It’s a short work week! I was really scratching my head on Monday as to why we’re still celebrating President’s Day. After all, the one we have in office now is a total ass clown and the ones who founded the country thought it was cool to own people. It might be time to […]
Another wintry Wednesday has me bundled up indoors. I actually just returned home from St. Cloud, FL, where I was on assignment covering Dirtybird East Coast Campout. As you can imagine, the snowflakes are especially shocking to my system today. But perhaps even more shocking was my experience on-site.
Happy New Year, my little rave cats! I’m sure you assumed as much, but I took a blog break over the holidays to rack up on rest and quality time with the fam. Then, like a fucking warrior princess, I dragged my ass out in arctic temperatures for three days straight over NYE weekend in […]
Holy shit, we made it! I honestly didn’t think we’d survive 2017, but love has prevailed. Things we learned in 2017: Nazis still exist, the government is a sham and Hollywood is full of pervs. That’s a lot of tough shit to swallow, but it’s always darkest before the dawn, as Florence Welch so eloquently put […]
Photo Credit: Julian Cassidy, BangOn!NYC Time + Space 2016 And just like that, another year has passed. I believe we’ll learn how to look back on 2017 with less disdain, but for right now, we’re still very raw. This year was shocking, emotional and downright frightening at times, but it was also inspiring, enlightening and […]
I think we can all agree that 2017 has been pretty fucking scary. But at least now we can finally celebrate spooky in a fun way (as opposed to an impending nuclear war way). On Saturday, October 28th, BangOn!NYC’s annual Warehouse of Horrors returns from the dead to haunt a secret East Williamsburg location, and we’re giving away […]