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Summer Festival Gradecard: Orion Festival, Day 1

Metallica's Orion Festival had a lot to prove. The festival is in its infancy at only two years of age—its prominent competitors, Tennesee's Bonnaroo and Chicago's Lollapalooza, have been kicking for eleven and seventeen years respectively. The fest felt like it had an identity crisis: The first Orion was held last year in Atlantic City,

Online Exclusive Interview: DJ Clay

Clay, my man, talk to me about your new album. A World Upside Down, it's self explanatory, take it how you want. It could be personally, things might be messed up to you personally right now. Or, to put a big picture spin on it, the world is messed up right now. Things that are

Dig in to Blues

The blues began as earthy music created by African-Americans, who had worked the land in the fertile Delta region of Mississippi for many decades.


Festival Season is just weeks away, a time when culture and music are fully celebrated and anticipation is high.