The Coors Light “Search for the Coldest” continues, and we’re keeping you up to date on live music events in different regions of the country, as well as upcoming album releases.
A new round-up will be released weekly, so keep checking back—and visit www.searchforthecoldest.com for information on more great music in your area.
Here’s what to look for this week:
- Mountain Jam, Hunter Mountain, NY, May 31-June 3; lineup includes: Michael Franti & Spearhead, Ben Folds Five, Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue, Gary Clark Jr.; http://mountainjam.com/
- The 5th Annual Roots Picnic, Philadelphia, PA, June 2-3; lineup includes: The Roots, Kid Cudi, Wale, De La Soul; purchase tickets here
- Chaos in Tejas, Austin, TX, May 31-June 3 (lots of punk and hardcore, but good mix); Anasazi, Best Coast, Thousand Foot Whale Claw; http://www.chaosintejas.com/
- Free Press Summer Fest, Houston, TX, June 2-3; lineup includes: Snoop Dogg, Willie Nelson, The Flaming Lips, Afrojack; http://www.freepresssummerfest.com/
- Huichica Music Festival, Sonoma, CA, June 1-2 (indie rock and wine tasting); Old Light, Sea of Bees, Papercut, The Donkeys; http://www.huichicamusicfestival.com/
Album Releases, May 29-June 4:
- Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Here
- Sigur Ros, Valtari
- Regina Spektor, What We Saw From the Cheap Seats
- The Walkmen, Heaven
- Travis Porter, From Day 1
- Scissor Sisters, Magic Hour