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The Black Keys played their first show since the release of their new album Turn Blue at Alabama's Hangout Festival. The set was comprised of a good chunk of new material, including the first live…   Read Story »
Another day, another piece of evidence that OutKast intend to headline every single major American music festival this summer. OutKast, along with the Black Keys and the Killers, will serve as…   Read Story »
You don't throw a music festival on the beach and neglect to invite Best Coast. Gulf Shores isn't what Bethany Cosentino had in mind when she named her band, but even she saw the parallels: "This…   Read Story »
The Hangout organizers presumably intend the word "Hangout" to be read with leisurely fellowship in mind, and certainly that matches the vibe here in Gulf Shores. But one passable alternate reading…   Read Story »
The first considerations when attending a music festival on the beach are sartorial. Do you opt for filp-flops to facilitate the inevitable footwear removal and thereby risk blisters from stomping on…   Read Story »
Yes, music festivals may have reached a saturation point, but they're still one of the industry's top earners, and at their best, they offer fans not just an opportunity to experience live music, but…   Read Story »
Stereogum is an official media partner of this year's Hangout Music Festival May 20-22nd in Gulf Shores, Alabama. This is the second year of the beach-side fest, and our first time attending. In 2010…   Read Story »