Fourth of July is just around the corner and here are several music festivals people will be flocking to this weekend.
Essence Music Festival 2013 in New Orleans, LA – July 4-7
Described as the largest stateside gathering of African-Americans in the US, the lineup consists of funk, R&B, hip hop, and roots artists such as Beyonce, Emeli Sande, Keyshia Cole, and Doug E. Fresh.
80/35 Music Festival 2013 in Des Moine, IA – July 5-6
Concert goers look forward to Wu-Tang Clan, Yeasayer, and Umphrey’s McGee among many others.
Wavefront Music Festival 2013 in Chicago, IL – July 5-7
In lieu of continuing the rising popularity of electronic dance music, Chicago brings a three-day festival at Montrose Beach. Featured artists include Diplo, Justice, and Cosmic Gate.
JamBase Live 2013 in George, WA – July 5-6
Although canceled, the team is working very hard to find a another venue on the same dates in order to host the same artists such as Slightly Stoopid and Bruce Hornsby & The Noisemakers.