Festival

Pitchfork - Post Festival Wrap-Up

Jul 27, 2018
Pitchfork

After spending the weekend in Chicago’s Union Park, former “Hip Hop Hotdish” hosts Paul Jensen (K.K. Slider) and Eli Hammarsteen (DJ B.F.E.) sat down with fellow attendee Connor Campbell to discuss some of their highlights and favorite moments from this year’s installment of Pitchfork Music Festival

 

Paul: Connor, would you mind introducing yourself and giving a bit of your background for those unfamiliar?

Pitchfork 2018 - Festival Preview

Jul 18, 2018
Pitchfork

Entering its thirteenth year as an annual summer music festival, Pitchfork Music Festival looks to continue it’s promise of on-brand entertainment that fans and followers have come to expect from the publication. Returning to Chicago’s Union Park, just outside the heart of the city, the festival boasts an impressive line-up of seasoned and up-and-coming acts from a variety of genres. With a strong and endearing line-up, here’s what you can expect from the festival to ensure you get the best Pitchfork experience:

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Bayfront Festival Park
Facebook // Bayfront Reggae & World Music Festival

KUMD is a proud sponsor of The Bayfront Reggae and World Music Festival. The Bayfront Reggae & World Music Festival is a celebration of world music with artists who spread the message of love, hope, and equality for all people around the world. The festival take place rain or shine at the Bayfront Festival Park. 

Duluth Readerfest: Cloud Cult

Jul 12, 2018
Cloudcult.com

KUMD is a proud sponsor of Duluth Readerfest: The Best Festival Money Can't Buy! Cloud Cult will return to the Bayfront stage joined by a variety local bands and musicians: Alamode, Todd Eckart, Woodblind, Nat Harvie Trio, and Ingeborg von Agassiz. The music will start at 3pm. The Kids Korner will be open from 3-6pm featuring Dan the Monday Man, a climbing wall, a bounce house, face painting, and a magic village.

Be sure to stop by the KUMD tent and say hi to our volunteers!

Date: Friday, July 20
Time: 3-11pm
Location: Bayfront Festival Park
Tickets: Free

Soundset

 

Hip Hot Hotdish hosts Paul Jensen (K.K. Sliderr) and Eli Hammarsteen (Big Fat Eli) were fortunate enough to attend this year’s installation of Soundset Music Festival at the Minnesota Fairgrounds this past weekend. They were joined by Programming Director, Mark Idstrom, and together experienced much of the diverse musical acts and experiences the festival has to offer. Paul sat down with the two after the festival to gather some of their thoughts on this year’s entertainment. Here’s what they had to say:

 

 

 

CHUM Rhubarb Festival 6/23

May 23, 2018
CHUM

The Rhubarb Festival is a fun and tasty family event in Duluth, MN. This event is free admission and will feature games, music, auctions, stage shows and plenty of food. All proceeds benefit CHUM. 

Date: June 23

Time: 9am-4pm

Location 11th Avenue E & London Road, Duluth, MN 55811

KUMD is a Proud Sponsor of ReaderFest

Jul 17, 2017
Duluth Reader

On Saturday, July 22, The Reader is bringing a free and all-ages festival to Duluth. The festival will feature food stands, fire dancers, kids activities and tons of music starting at 2pm.

Lineup:

Red Mountain
Alamode
Reflectivore
Jaw Knee Vee
Superior Siren
Cloud Cult

Kids Activities:

Music and dance with Dan The Monkey Man and Four Mile Portage
Climbing wall
Bounce house
Face painting
and more

KUMD is proud to partner with Eaux Claires Music Festival to send 20 listeners to the two-day event, August 12th & 13th. Be listening for your chance to win from July 25th until the 29th. 

There is a new kid on the block; it's Art in Bayfront Park happening this weekend. It's a 2-day art festival with 180 participating artists, plus music, food, drinks and a Kids Corner.

8/13 Radio Gallery: Art in Bayfront Park