Pitchfork Festival

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5 Must-See Artists at Pitchfork Festival 2017

By: Staff – The 12th annual Pitchfork Music Festival, taking place Friday, July 14 through Sunday, July 16 at Chicago’s Union Park, continues to be one of the world’s most welcoming and exciting festivals, consistently dedicated to striking a balance between discovery and celebration. Need help creating your perfect Pitchfork 2017 schedule? Check out our picks below for the five … Continue reading

Pitchfork Music Festival Announces 2017 Lineup

By: Staff – The 12th annual Pitchfork Music Festival, taking place July 14-16 at Chicago’s Union Park, has announced its 2017 lineup. The festival opens on Friday with performances by LCD Soundsystem, Dirty Projectors, Danny Brown, Thurston Moore, Vince Staples, Arca, Kamaiyah, Hiss Golden Messenger, Frankie Cosmos, William Tyler, D∆WN, Priests, and Madame Ghandi. Saturday features A Tribe Called Quest, PJ Harvey, Angel Olsen, The Feelies, George Clinton, … Continue reading

Photos: Pitchfork Festival 2016 – FKA Twigs, Miguel, Jeremih, Neon Indian

Photos by: Kari Terzino –  The third and final day of the 2016 Pitchfork Festival featured performances by electronic R&B artist FKA Twigs, who released her third EP, M3LL155X, on August 13th, 2015 via Young Turks, Pop/R&B singer-songwriter Miguel, who released his third album, Wildheart, on June 29th, 2015, which features the single “Coffee”, R&B/hip-hop artist Jeremih, who released his third album, … Continue reading

Photos: Pitchfork Festival 2016 – Sufjan Stevens, Brian Wilson, Blood Orange

Photos by: Kari Terzino –  Day two of Pitchfork Festival 2016 on July 16th featured performances by Acclaimed indie pop singer-songwriter Sufjan Stevens, who released his seventh album, Carrie & Lowell, on March 31st, 2015 via Asthmatic Kitty, which follows up his 2010 album, The Age of Adz, rock-pop singer-songwriter Brian Wilson, who in addition to being known … Continue reading

Photos: Pitchfork Festival 2016 – Broken Social Scene, Carly Rae Jepsen, Twin Peaks

Photos by: Kari Terzino –  Day one of Pitchfork Festival 2016 featured performances by Juno Award-winning Toronto-based indie rock band Broken Social Scene, who released their fourth album, Forgiveness Rock Record, on May 4th, 2010 via Arts and Crafts, Vancouver-based electropop singer-songwriter Carly Rae Jepsen, who released her third album, Emotion, on June 24th, 2015 via 604/Interscope, which featured … Continue reading

Photos: Pitchfork Festival 2015 – Chance The Rapper, Run The Jewels, Jamie XX

Photos by: Katie Kuropas –  The third and final day of the 2015 Pitchfork Music Festival in Chicago, IL last night featured performances by Chicago-based rapper Chance The Rapper, who released his second mixtape, Acid Rap, on April 30th, 2013, Hip-hop duo Run The Jewels, who released their second album, Run the Jewels 2, on October 24th, 2014 via Mass Appeal/Sony … Continue reading

Photos: Pitchfork Festival (Day 3) – Kendrick Lamar, Grimes, Slowdive, + More

Photos by: Katie Kuropas –  The third and final day of the 2014 Pitchfork Music Festival featured performances by Compton, CA-based rapper Kendrick Lamar, who released his second album, good kid, m.A.A.d city, on October 22nd, 2013 via Top Dawg/Aftermath/Interscope, Vancouver-based art pop artist Grimes, who released her third album, Visions, on January 31st, 2012 via Artbutus, newly reunited … Continue reading

Photos: Pitchfork Festival (Day 2) – St. Vincent, Kelela, tUnE-yArDs, + More

Photos by: Katie Kuropas –  Day two of the 2014 Pitchfork Music Festival featured performances by New York City-based noise pop artist St. Vincent, who released her eponymous fifth studio album (and fourth solo album) on February 24th, 2014 via Loma Vista/Republic, D.C-born and L.A.-based experimental R&B singer Kelela, experimental pop band tUnE-yArDs, who released their third album, Nikki Nack, on … Continue reading

Photos: Pitchfork Festival (Day 1) – Beck, Giorgio Moroder, Sun Kil Moon, + More

Photos by: Katie Kuropas –  Day one of the 2014 Pitchfork Music Festival featured performances by LA-based rock artist Beck, who released his twelfth album, Morning Phase, on February 21st, 2014 via Capitol, which spawned two singles including, “Blue Moon” and “Waking Light”, iconic Italian DJ Giorgio Moroder, who collaborated with Daft Punk on the track … Continue reading