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Posted on April 19, 2016
This week’s featured artist is pop/rock’s bad girl Elle King, who’s debut single “Ex’s and Oh’s” took mainstream radio by storm when it went platinum, broke into the Billboard top 10 and earned her two Grammy nominations.
Posted on April 12, 2016
This week on Fest Finds, we're featuring country darling and singer/songwriter Cam. Before breaking out on her own, Cam started her career as a songwriter for artists including Miley Cyrus. Her most recent album, Untamed, was released in December 2015 and features her wildly successful and Grammy-nominated song "Burning House."
Staff Picks: Favorite Summerfest Show
Posted on April 7, 2016
Seeing your favorite artists live is an experience that many music fans never forget. There's nothing quite like singing along to your favorite songs surrounded by thousands of people who feel the exact same way. We asked members of the Summerfest Staff to share with us their favorite Summerfest show over the years!
Posted on April 5, 2016
This week’s featured artist is Diane Coffee (a.k.a. Shaun Fleming), former Disney voice actor and touring drummer for the band Foxygen, whose glam rock alter ego is as entertaining as it is thought provoking.
Posted on March 21, 2016
This week we’re kicking things off with Son Little, the soulful alter ego of Aaron Livingston. The Philadelphia-bred artist released his debut EP Things I Forgot in 2014 before releasing his first full-length self-titled album in October 2015.