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Pitchfork 2016 Was Our Great Antisocial Music Festival

Backstage, a golf cart pulls a small flatbed trailer. On that trailer sits a big, soft chair. There‚Äôs a printed-out piece of paper taped to…
Tom Breihan | July 19, 2016 - 11:46 am


6 Memorable Moments From Pitchfork Fest 2015 Saturday

There's nothing quite as invigorating as a quick burst of chaos. Just as Saturday afternoon was getting going in Chicago, a quick but torrential downpour…
Tom Breihan | July 19, 2015 - 3:57 pm


5 Memorable Moments From Pitchfork Fest 2015 Friday

If you'll permit me to get self-indulgent here for a second, the Pitchfork Music Festival and I have some history. I was at the first…
Tom Breihan | July 18, 2015 - 3:03 pm

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14 Memorable Moments From Pitchfork Music Festival 2016

Pitchfork Music Festival went down in Chicago over the weekend, bringing an assortment of acts from across the musical spectrum to Union Park. The festival's…
Tom Breihan & Chris DeVille | July 18, 2016 - 3:14 pm

Watch Beach House Cover The Korgis’ “Everybody’s Got To Learn Sometime”

The Korgis' 1980 hit "Everybody's Got To Learn Sometimes" has been covered many times over the years, including by Beck for Eternal Sunshine Of The
Peter Helman | July 17, 2016 - 10:50 am

Watch Broken Social Scene Play New Song “Gonna Get Better”

Broken Social Scene are currently working on the follow-up to 2010's Forgiveness Rock Record. The Canadian collective performed a new song called "Gonna Get Better"
Peter Helman | July 16, 2016 - 11:01 am

Pitchfork Music Festival 2016 Lineup

The Pitchfork Music Festival has announced its 2016 lineup. Intriguingly, this year the fest hasn't specified headliners but is presenting its list of performers in…
Chris DeVille | February 19, 2016 - 9:10 am

6 Memorable Moments From Pitchfork Fest 2015 Sunday

It can be easy to feel beaten-down and bedraggled on the third day of a three-day festival, especially if you're not a teenager anymore. And…
Tom Breihan | July 20, 2015 - 10:42 am

Watch Wilco Play Star Wars Songs Live For The First Time At Pitchfork Fest

Wilco just surprise-released their scruffy new album Star Wars on Thursday night, and yesterday, they began their headlining set at Pitchfork Fest by playing through
Peter Helman | July 18, 2015 - 5:00 pm

Livestream Pitchfork Music Festival 2015

Pitchfork Music Festival is celebrating its 10th anniversary in the website's hometown of Chicago this year, and they're livestreaming most of the sets so you…
James Rettig | July 17, 2015 - 4:30 pm

Pitchfork Music Festival 2015 Lineup

Pitchfork has announced the lineup for its annual music festival in Chicago, which is now in its tenth year. Wilco, Sleater-Kinney, and Chance The Rapper…
James Rettig | February 13, 2015 - 10:24 am

Jabberwocky Festival Canceled Three Days Before Start

All Tomorrow's Parties, Pitchfork, and Primavera Sound were all set to present the inaugural Jabberwocky Festival this weekend in London, and the lineup looked stellar:…
Chris DeVille | August 12, 2014 - 3:04 pm

Watch Deafheaven Play New Song “From The Kettle Unto The Coil” At Pitchfork Music Festival

Deafheaven made my favorite album of 2013, and whenever they announce the release of a follow-up, that album will almost definitely top my list of…
Michael Nelson | July 30, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Artist Portraits From Pitchfork Festival 2014

This past weekend, Pitchfork Festival went down in Chicago, and it included a great deal of excellent acts. We sent our photographer Max Herman to…
Miles Bowe | July 21, 2014 - 11:16 am

Pitchfork Festival 2014 Lineup

Our pals at Pitchfork have just announced the lineup for their ninth annual Pitchfork Music Festival, and as you might expect, it's a doozy. The…
Michael Nelson | February 14, 2014 - 1:44 pm
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