CLTure’s 2017 Music Festival Guide
January 28, 2017 (Updated May 18, 2017)
Music festival culture provides fans an opportunity to see a wide-array of live acts over a short period of time in a unique environment. The festival scene has grown substantially over the years and with the advancement of technology, more and more festivals are providing exciting new experiences to patrons across the country. Festival is hear, and all year we’ll keep you updated on the latest lineups, news, and giveaways. Be sure to check back as we’ll be updating this page periodically.
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May 12-14 Atlanta, Georgia
The XX, LCD Soundsystem, Phoenix, Cage the Elephant, Ryan Adams, Pixies, The Shins, Sylvan Esso, Dr. Dog, X Ambassadors, Car Seat Headrest, Pinegrove, Third Eye Blind, and more.
May 18-21 Durham, North Carolina
Flying Lotus, Animal Collective, Suzanne Ciani, Derrick May, 808 State, Gotye, Jessy Lanza, RBTS WIN, and more
May 19-21 Gulf Shores, Alabama
Mumford & Sons, Twenty One Pilots, Frank Ocean, Chance the Rapper, Major Lazer, Weezer, Sigur Ros, Dj Snake, MGMT, Band of Horses, Foreign Air (Charlotte), Flagship (Charlotte), and more.
May 20 Denver, Colorado
Ice Cube, Phantogram, Danny Brown, Kurt Vile, Phantogram, STRFKR, Noname, Twin Peaks, and more.
May 24-29 Bradley, California
Bassnectar, Bonobo, Kaytranada, Bob Moses, Brasstracks, Thao & The Get Down Stay Down, and more.
May 26-28 Monterey, California
Nas, Rebelution, Dirty Heads, Thievery Corporation, Jurassic 5, Soja, Matisyahu, and more.
May 26-28 Quincy, Washington
Chance the Rapper, LCD Soundsystem, Twenty One Pilots, The Head and the Heart, The Shins, Phantogram, Kaytranada, Aesop Rock, Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires, MGMT, Mac Miller, and more.
May 26-28 Chillicothe, Illinois
Moe, Umphrey’s McGee, Trey Anastasio Band, Zed’s Dead, Primus, Run the Jewels, Mike Gordon, and more.
May 26-28 Monterey, California
Rebelution, Nas, Dirty Heads, Soja, Iration, Thievery Corporation, Jurassic 5, Stick Figure, Matisyahu, and more.
May 26-28 Napa Valley, California
Maroon 5, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Foo Fighters, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Modest Mouse, The Roots, Band of Horses, Dirty Heads, and more.
May 26-28 Boston, Massachusetts
Tool, Mumford & Sons, Run The Jewels, Chance the Rapper, Bon Iver, The XX, Major Lazer, Solange, Tegan and Sara, Weezer, The 1975, Danny Brown, and more.
May 28, 2017 St. Paul, Minnesota
Travis Scott, Atmosphere, Ms. Lauryn Hill, Gucci Mane, T.I, Pusha T, Mac Miller, Brother Ali, D.R.A.M, Brother Ali, and more
June 2-4 Cincinnati, Ohio
Muse, Wiz Khalifa, G-Eazy, Bassnectar, Pretty Lights, The 1975, 30 Seconds To Mars, Death Cab for Cutie, The Shins, MuteMath, Tech N9ne, and more.
June 3 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Pharrell Williams, The Roots, Lil’ Wayne, Solange, 21 Savage, Kimbra, Black Thought, Thundercat, J.Period, Fat Joe, and more
June 2-4 New York City, New York
Tool, Chance The Rapper, Phoenix, Childish Gambino, Lorde, Flume, Wu-Tang Clan, Wiz Khalifa, Logic, Cage the Elephant, Schoolboy Q, and more.
Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival
June 8-11 Manchester, Tennessee
U2, Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Weeknd, Chance the Rapper, Major Lazer, Flume, Lorde, The XX, Future Islands, Travis Scott, Cage the Elephant, and more.
June 15-18 Telluride, Colorado
Sam Bush Band, Brandi Carlile, Dierks Bentley, The Travelin’ McCourys, Dispatch, Yonder Mountain String Band, Greensky Bluegrass, Bela Fleck, Punch Brothers, Sarah Jarosz, and more.
June 15-18 Dover, Delaware
The Weeknd, Muse, Twenty One Pilots, Chance The Rapper, Bob Dylan, Flume Weezer, The Shin, 30 Seconds To Mars, Miike Snow, KE$HA, Franz Ferdinand, Glass Animals, Phantogram, and more.
July 14-16 Louisville, Kentucky
LCD Soundsystem, Weezer, Odesza, Cage the Elephant, PJ Harvey, Run The Jewels, Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats, GRiZ, X Ambassadors Vince Staples, Conor Oberst, Charles Bradley & his Extraordinaires, STRFKR, Judah & The Lion, Foxygen, and more.
June 16-17 Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Paul Simon, Chance The Rapper, Bon Iver, Wilco, Sylvan Esso, Perfume Genius, Danny Brown, and more.
June 16-18 Hunter, New York
Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers, Steve Miller Band, Peter Frampton, Gary Clark Jr., The Head and The Heart, Michael Franti & Spearhead, St. Paul and The Broken Bones, Shovels & Rope, The Revivalists, The Infamous Stringdusters, River Whyless, and more.
June 24-25 Pasadena, California
Alabama Shakes, Mumford & Sons, Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers, The Shins, Weezer, Dawes, Andrew Bird, Charles Bradley, and more.
July 14-16 Chicago, Illinois
LCD Soundsystem, A Tribe Called Quest, Solange, PJ Harvey, The Avalanches, Ride, Dirty Projectors, Thurston Moore, Vince Staples, Pinegrove, Isaiah Rashad, Frankie Cosmos, Kamaiyah, and more.
July 15-16 Birmingham, Alabama
Alabama Shakes, Widespread Panic, Odesza, Sturgill Simpson, Run The Jewels, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Spoon, Phantogram, Tycho, Conor Oberst, Vince Staples and more.
July 26-30 Floyd, Virginia
Michael Franti & Spearhead, St. Paul and The Broken Bones, Leftover Salmon, Thievery Corporation, Railroad Earth, Shovels & Rope, White Denim, Keller Williams The Hip Abduction, TAUK, and more.
July 28-30 Newport, Rhode Island
The Avett Brothers, Regina Spektor, The Head and The Heart, Fleet Foxes, Dr. Dog, Drive-By Truckers, Angel Olsen, Rhiannon Giddens, Nikki Lane, Brent Cobb, Michael Kiwanuka, and more
July 28-30 New York, New York
A Tribe Called Quest, Frank Ocean, Tame Impala, Nine Inch Nails, Alt-J, Solange, Future Islands, Tyler the Creator, Spoon, Vince Staples, Pinegrove, Girl Talk,Vance Joy, DJ Shadow, Isaiah Rashad, Foxygen, and more.
July 29-30 Detroit, Michigan
Run The Jewels, alt-J, Tyler the Creator, Phantogram, Foster The People, Solange, and more.
August 3-6 Happy Valley, Oregon
Charles Bradley & his Extraordinaires, Dinosaur Jr., Drive-By Truckers, Deer Tick, Mandolin Orange, Ty Segall, SUSTO, Hiss Golden Messenger, Pinegrove, Andy Shauf, KING, Brent Cobb, Sunflower Bean, Big Thief, and more.
August 4-5 Saint Charles, Iowa
alt-J, Ryan Adams, Gary Clark Jr, The Head and the Heart, Dwight Yoakam, Shakey Graves Foxygen, Nikki Lane, JD McPherson, and more.
August 19-20 Long Island, New York
Big Sean, Gucci Mane, Major Lazer, DJ Khaled, Young Thug, Zedd, and more.
August 11-13 San Francisco, California
Gorillaz, A Tribe Called Quest, The Who, Metallica, Fleet Foxes, The Avett Brothers, Future Islands, Solange, Queens of the Stone Age, Action Bronson, Schoolboy Q, Lorde, Empire of the Sun, and more.
August 24-27 Arrington, Virginia
The Avett Brothers, The String Cheese Incident, Widespread Panic, Brandi Carlile, Gov’t Mule, Greensky Bluegrass, JJ Grey & MOFRO, John Butler Trio Keller Williams, The Marcus King Band, Margo Price, moe., Phil Lesh & Friends, and more.
August 26-27 Brookyn, New York
Gary Clark Jr., Michael Kiwanuka, Kaytranada, SZA, Sampha, Thundercat, Macy Gray, Junior Astronomers, KING, and more
August 26-27 Portland, Oregon
Iggy Pop, Nas, Spoon, Whitney, Die Antwoord, Father John Misty, Frankie Cosmos, FIDLAR, Lizzo, and more.
September 1 Chicago, Illinois
Ween, Damian Marley, Deadmau5 & Eric Pyrdz, Gucci Mane, Lil Dicky, Post Malone, and more.
September 2-3 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Jay Z, J. Cole, Migos, Run The Jewels, Solange, Sampha, Marshmello, Pusha T, Vic Mensa, and more.
September 7-10 Raleigh, North Carolina
Solange, Run The Jewels, Future Islands, Big Boi, Angel Olsen, Rapsody, The Afghan Whigs, Margo Price, Thee Oh Sees, Cloud Nothings, SUSTO, and more.
September 9-10 St. Louis, Missouri
Weezer, Cage The Elephant, Nathaniel Rateliff & the Nightsweats, Lizzo, Houndmouth, Rainbow Kitten Surprise, Ron Gallo, and more.
September 15-17 Chicago, Illinois
Nine Inch Nails, Wu Tang, Queens of the Stone Age, Prophets of Rage, M.I.A, Vic Mensa, Dinosaur Jr., Paramore, TV on the Radio, Gogol Bordello, Taking Back Sunday, and more.
September 15-17 Queens, New York City
Jay Z, Gorillaz, Future, Nas, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Run The Jewels, Bassnectar, M.I.A, Action Bronson, Erykah Badu, Migos, and more.
September 22-24 Las Vegas, Nevada
Gorillaz, Chance The Rapper, Lorde, Muse, 2 Chainz, The xx, ScHoolboy Q, Cage The Elephant, Pretty Lights, De La Soul, and more.
September 23-24 Franklin, Tennessee
Justin Timberlake, Eddie Vedder, Ryan Adams, Gary Clark Jr., The Avett Brothers, Mavis Staples, Trombone Shorty, Shovels & Rope, Fitz and The Tantrums, The Revivalists, and more.
Oct. 6-8 & 12-15 Austin, Texas
Jay Z, Gorillaz, The Killers, Chance The Rapper, Red Hot Chili Peppers, The XX, Ryan Adams, Solange, Spoon, and many more.
October 13-15 Wynwood, Miami
Gorillaz, The xx, Nicolas Jaar, Kaytranada, Bonobo, Danny Brown, Willow Smith, and more.
We’ll continue to update this list throughout the year. Stay up to date on festival news and giveaways:
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