The Austin City Limits (ACL) Music Festival is an annual three-day American music festival that takes place at Zilker Park in Austin, Texas. Each year, the ACL Festival brings together more than 150 acts from all over the world to play rock, indie, country, folk, electronic and more on eight stages. Approximately 75,000 fans attend the festival each day; 225,000 over the entire weekend (currently, event organizers have capped the daily attendance at 75,000). Named after the PBS concert series, the Festival is produced by Austin-based C3 Presents, who also produce Lollapalooza as well as other music festivals across the country.
Block Party may refer to: Block party, a neighbourhood festivity, Block party, a prohibited debt collection practice, Organizations: Western Block Party, a Canadian political party, Popular culture: Music events Animation Block Party, a film festival held in New York City, Basilica Block Party, a music festival held in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Music Block Party, upcoming album by Missy Elliott, "The Block Party (Lisa Lopes song)", a song from the Supernova album, "Block Party (Stacy Lattisaw song)", a song by Stacy Lattisaw, Film and television Dave Chappelle's Block Party, a 2006 documentary film, CBS Block Party, a television programming block, Video games Cartoon Network: Block Party, a Game Boy Advance video game, Ultimate Block Party, a Japanese video game, Other Block Party Bash, an attraction at Disney's Hollywood Studios and formerly at Disney's California Adventure Park, Other uses: Block Party!
The Essence Music Festival, known as "the party with a purpose", is an annual music festival which started in 1995 as a one-time event to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of ESSENCE, a magazine aimed primarily towards African-American women. It is the largest event celebrating African-American culture and music in the United States. Locally referred to as the Essence Fest, it has been held in New Orleans, Louisiana every year since 1995 except for 2006, where it was held in Houston, Texas due to Hurricane Katrina. It features artists simultaneously performing on a main stage as well as four standing-room only superlounge stages.
Oktoberfest is the world's largest fair held annually in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. It is a 16-day festival running from late September to the first weekend in October with more than 6 million people from around the world attending the event every year. To the locals, it is not called Oktoberfest, but "die Wies'n", after the colloquial name of the fairgrounds (Theresienwiese) themselves. The Oktoberfest is an important part of Bavarian culture, having been held since 1810.
Bulgarian alternative rock band formed in 1989 in the capital city of Sofia.The band has recorded two albums - Nothing (1994) and Ignored (1997).Pyromania disbanded in 1999 but played a bunch of reunion shows since 2011.
SoulFest is an annual Christian music festival held in New England, United States. It currently takes place at the Gunstock Mountain Resort in Gilford, New Hampshire and features five stages and over 125 bands and speakers. This year's festival dates are August 7-9, 2014. Christian music performances: With over 13,000 in daily attendance, this unique event is billed by the producers as the largest Christian outdoor music festival event in New England.
Summer Jam is the annual hip-hop fest held in East Rutherford, New Jersey and sponsored by New York based radio station Hot 97FM. Normally held in June, the concert features the most popular acts that hip-hop and R&B have to offer in a particular year. Similarly, Los Angeles radio station KKBT held an annual Summer Jam hip-hop concert during the 1990s. The concert was discontinued as the station switched formats.