Rockfest 80’s Lineup Is All Riled Up For The Miramar FL Version On 10th & 11th Of November

Rockfest 80’s is without a doubt one of the most prominent rock festivals in south Florida. The two-day festival brings together a collection of some of the biggest names in rock.

As the summer concert season wraps up and the winter months approach, Rockfest 80’s heats up on November 10 & 11 while the rest of the nation settles into what is normally the cool and often cold winter months.

This rock music mega-show is in its third year in south Florida, Rockfest 80’s started out as a summer rock music festival in April 2016. The initial offering was a massive rock show that laid the groundwork that continued into 2017. The second edition of Rockfest was moved to a new location and into November, when most of the concerts have wrapped up as the holiday season approaches. Those who must get their rock on should attend Rockfest 80’s, as the weather in south Florida is perfect during this time of the year.

The idea of putting on a rock festival that pays tribute to the very best bands we saw on MTV and live in concert was initially developed by executive producer and founder Roy Anthony. He was determined and made it his mission to keep rock music alive in south Florida. Through his continued efforts, this music festival has continued to improve each year and continues to deliver the very best in rock music to fans.

This year brings a couple of changes along with some new surprises for those attending this two-day festival. For starters, the venue has changed, it will take place at the Miramar Amphitheater in Miramar, Florida. This venue offers those attending an opportunity to purchase a ticket in a canopy-covered section that protects against the elements and provides a direct line of sight to the stage.

Some of the other things to do include Muscle Car Alley, where there will be over three dozen muscle cars — both classic and late model — on display. If you love music festivals, food and drink are a part of nearly every one; there will be a food and beverage midway that will include a beer and wine garden and several bars selling various drinks. If you’re hungry, there will be plenty of food offerings to satisfy your palate.

This year’s headliners include Vince Neil (Saturday) and Ace Frehley (Sunday). The supporting lineup includes some of rock’s heaviest hitters, including Tom Keifer, Kix, Lynch Mob, Night Ranger, Sebastian Bach, and Winger.

Tickets:

Tier 1 Reserved Seat Daily $79.00 / Weekend $138.00
Tier 2 Reserved Seat Daily $59.00 / Weekend $98.00
GA Lawn: Daily $39.00 / Weekend Pass $70.00
VIP Ticket Packages are available.

Mala Luna Music Festival Supporting Young Local Artists Joining Hands with NYA

Usually, October counts as a time when Texas starts to get a little cooler but the hot lineup of this year’s Mala Luna Music Festival is sure to provide enough heat this October. This Annual Festival give equal opportunity to local young artists to all the more famous artists that have gained a prominent in the music industry.

Mala Luna Music Festival

The Headliners of this year’s festival are some of the well-known Hip Hop and R&B artists such as Cardi B, Nicky Jam and Tyler, The Creator. The reason this festival is so special is that every year a large contribution is made to Network of Young Artist, (a non-profit help and support group for less privileged local music artists), by the Festival Promoters.

To this Year the NYA has supported many young and struggling artists who have become a working musician on this date. The organizations provide fantastic opportunities for these young artists through cultural performances offered in school.
According to the Mala Luna Music Festival’s Director, Gina Hirsch the funds earned at the festival help in providing inexpensive classes to these young artists in guitar, dance, percussion, keyboard, and voice.

This year NYA Artists get a chance to perform in front of their hometown crowd as Mala Luna Festival is featuring many of the local artists in association with NYA.

“Mala Luna has invited two young San Antonians, Gracelyn Gomez and Marissa Rose Mejia, to perform this year,” Hirsch said. “They’re actually performing as part of our partnership with Network for Young Artists.”

Mala Luna Fest

This partnership such as between ScoreMore and NYA, that Hirsch has mentioned enables local young artists to perform in Festivals like Mala Luna Music Festival. this results in a relationship that is beneficial to artists as well as the festival both culture wise and Financial hold. Plus, the artists receive a sum of funds from the donation money to up bring their music career in the industry.

The three headliners of this year Mala Luna Music Festival are new to San Antonio but have made a protruding mark in the music industry so far. One of the headliners, Cardi B has received Best New Artist Award recently in VMA 2018 and since 2017 has also made into US Billboard Hot 100 for two of the hit singles. Her performance at Mala Luna will be her first after giving birth to her daughter Kulture in the July of this year.

Nicky Jam, on the other hand, has received 30 awards and overall 105 nominations during the course of his career from various establishments such as AMA, Billboard Music Awards and Billboard Latin Music Awards.

Last but not the least Tyler, The Creator is a successful rapper, producer and director has earned many awards and nominations from MTV Video Music and Grammys.

According to the director Hirsch, this year line up will be a little different than the previous years.

Mala Luna Festival

She said, “We wanted to really celebrate San Antonio’s heritage, as well as the locals that have been so great to us, by not only bringing the best in hip-hop and EDM but also incorporating Latin and Latin-influenced artists into this year’s lineup.”

The two-day festival is to be held on 27 and 28 October 2018, bringing along a full weekend jam-packed with countless music acts, art illustrations, local food vendors and merchants.

The artists who include in this year’s Mala Luna Music Festival Lineup other than the popular headliners will be Rico Nasty, Lil Pump, Smokepurpp, Gunna, BlocBoy, and the two of the NYA Young Artist from San Antonio Gracelyndd Gomez and Marissa Rose Mejia.

The Mala Luna Music Festival Tickets are on sale now and are available to purchase at their official website. The prices start at 79$ for admission, two-day General Admission passes for the weekend are available at 109$ and VIP Tickets can also be availed. For more information about the venue and sponsors for this year’s Mala Luna Festival check out their official website.

Demon Dayz Festival is Coming to the US This Year

After a recent announcement of their newest album “The Now Now” and a few of the track release from upcoming albums like “Humility”, the Gorillaz has dropped another bomb. This is the biggest news of this year and definitely going to top the charts. The Gorillaz will be taking a tour around North America and wait there is more, the Demon Dayz Festival is coming to the United States for the first time.

Demon Dayz Festival

 

The very first Demon Dayz Festival took place in the UK on June 2017, highlighting their album “Humanz” and also some like Danny Brown, Kilo Kish, Vince Staples, Kali Uchis, De La Soul and more.

This year the Demon Dayz Festival will be arriving in the US in Pico Rivera Sports Arena in Los Angeles on October 20th. The venue is an excellent choice looking at its capacity to hold a crowd of 6,250 people. The 2018’s Festival will be endorsed and produced by Live Nations instead of AEG/Goldenvoice which was the promoter last year for the UK edition. It’s been confirmed by Live Nations that the Los Angeles Show will be the one and only that’ll be happening in the US.

The Lineup is not yet announced but the expectations are higher than ever before and it is said that it’ll be a collaboration between Gorillaz family and more.

Furthermore, Gorillaz has announced dates and venues for their North American Tour for the upcoming album “The Now Now”. Here have a look at them:

North American Tour Dates & Venues:

Air Canada Centre, Toronto on 8th October
Bell Centre, Montreal on 9th October
Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia on 11th October
Barclays Centre, New York on 13th October
TD Garden, Boston on 14th October
United Center, Chicago on 16th October
Demon Dayz Festival, Los Angeles on 20th October