After a massive three-day event in 2014, the Sasquatch Music Festival is returning to its former format as a four-day event, bringing over 100 artists to the Gorge in Quincy, Washington, this Memorial Day weekend. Some of the biggest acts in hip-hop, folk, rock and electronic music will perform at the fest, including over two dozen artists from The Windish Agency. Click ‘Read More' to see the set times for all of our artists playing this year. Festival passes are still available here.
The Billboard Music Awards will air on ABC this Sunday, May 17, at 8PM ET, where two Windish artists are up for awards. Lorde won two awards at last year's ceremony, and is back for more in 2015 with nominations for 'Top Rock Artist' and 'Top Rock Album.' Tove Lo has received her first nomination, 'Top Streaming Song (Audio)' for "Habits (Stay High)." Best of luck to both artists and congratulations on the well-deserved nominations!
Formerly known as the Austin Psych Fest, Levitation is Austin's internationally renowned celebration of all things psychedelic. The festival is located at the Carson Creek Ranch where attendees can either camp out for the weekend or just check out a night or two of the fest with single-day passes. For its 8th year as a festival, the lineup at Levitation is bigger than ever, with dozens of guitar-heavy bands set to play this weekend.
The 33rd Canadian Music Week returns to Toronto for ten days of live music and conference summits with industry professionals from across the globe. In addition to dozens of live shows every night from local Canadian and global artists alike, summits at the Sheraton Centre Hotel will include panels on international radio, digital media, songwriting and publishing, and live touring.
The 2015 Coachella Music and Arts Festival will once again take place over two weekends in Indio, California. The 16th year for the fest promises more of the same attractions that have made Coachella one of the biggest music events of the year. Over 150 artists will perform throughout the three-day weekends of April 10-12 and 17-19.
If you're in Austin this week for SXSW, we have a ton of artists performing at the fest in addition to our annual day party at House of Vans at Mohawk. Check out our MASTER GUIDE (by artist) (by date) to The Windish Agency's artists performing at SXSW 2015, and RSVP to our showcase if you haven't already.
It's almost time for SXSW, which means thousands of shows will take place in Austin over the next week. In anticipation of the non-stop live music experience, listen to our 100-song Spotify playlist comprised entirely of Windish artists playing at SXSW 2015, then check our master guide for the complete rundown of all Windish shows March 13-22...and don't forget to RSVP for our day party with House of Vans on Friday.
We're less than a month away from SXSW Music and we're excited to return to Austin's Mohawk for our annual day party at House of Vans on Friday, March 20th. 12 acts will perform on two stages throughout the afternoon, RSVP now if you want to be at the biggest party of the week.
After three days of lively round-tables and in-depth conversations with music industry professionals from all over the country, the 26th annual Pollstar Live! conference concluded with The Windish Agency winning 'Independent Booking Agency of the Year' at the Pollstar Awards ceremony on Saturday night. This is the third time in the last four years that The Windish Agency has received this award.