The Travel Hymns 10 Best Albums of 2013

After much infighting and hurt feelings, we’ve managed to put together our list of the 10 best albums of 2013. This is a first for us so go easy on the hate mail. 10. Run The Jewels – Run The Jewels Killer Mike and El-P are both battle tested veterans of the constantly evolving rap… Read more »

Kim Shattuck Leaves Pixies

kim shattuck leaves pixies

Kim Shattuck leaves Pixies, Coachella status compromised? News broke earlier this week that the Pixies have fired Kim Shattuck from the band. Shattuck originally came aboard to replace Kim Deal, the latter whom left the band voluntarily to pursuit a solo career. The Pixies, a band many have speculated as a potential headlining act for… Read more »

OutKast Reunion at Coachella 2014: “All Systems Go”

The rumors are true, there will be an OutKast reunion at Coachella 2014. News broke earlier today that OutKast will reunite for Coachella 2014, a reunion being reported by multiple sources. According to one source, conversations concerning a possible OutKast reunion are underway — something we reported earlier this month. According to an additional source,… Read more »

South By Southwest 2014 Lineup Faces Controversy

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As the South By Southwest 2014 lineup grows, so does the controversy … Organizers of SXSW earlier announced the second round of artists performing at this year’s festival. And while a flood of multi-international talent is certainly something to anticipate, in a recent Reddit AMA — ‘Ask Me Anything’, an open platform for participants to receive answers… Read more »

Electric Daisy Carnival 2014 Announced

Electric Daisy Carnival 2014 Announced

Electric Daisy Carnival 2014 has been officially announced. The most colorful electronic dance music festival will be making its way to Las Vegas on June 20-22, 2014. The first public batch of tickets goes on sale December 2nd, with Headliner Loyalty tickets going as quickly as November 25th. This is the first year the festival… Read more »

Arcade Fire Confirmed for Coachella 2014

Arcade Fire will be attending Coachella 2014. Having just announced a North American tour with dates suspiciously absent during the month of April, Arcade Fire is now considered a lock for the festival. The only question remaining is whether the Grammy award winning artists will be billed as an actual headliner. Arcade Fire last headlined… Read more »

The Factors Killing Your Favorite Music Festival

What does it take to kill a music festival? Despite the droves of crowds and artists coming together for one singular event, these silent killers can compromise a festival’s integrity and their ability to endure over time. Security Measurements Nobody in their right minds wants to host or attend a music festival knowing the safety… Read more »

SXSW 2014 Preview

sxsw 2014 preview

Travel Hymns Presents the South by Southwest 2014 Preview With the final months of the year looming, South by Southwest 2014 (SXSW) is just around the corner – the largest collective arts festival in the world that regularly features the biggest artists to watch Here’s some quick facts about SXSW … Located in Austin, TX,… Read more »

Artists We Can’t Wait to See at Fun Fun Fun Fest 2013

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With Fun Fun Fun Fest 2013 just around the corner, we’re putting together our list of most anticipated artists. If you have the luxury of attending this Austin, TX festival in 2013, make sure to catch these acts or you might regret it. Action Bronson Commonly mistaken for Ghostface Killah on the mic, Action Bronson… Read more »