10 Music Festivals to look out for in 2015

Posted at February 9th, 2015 | by Supreet.cheema | in Nightlife

While you are still preparing your list of things-to-do this year, we bring to you a list of 10 best music festivals to look out for in 2015. Oragnized in the most beautiful destinations, these festivals will offer you once-in-a-lifetime experience.






Ultra Music Festival

When: March 27-29

Where: Miami, Florida


2015 Lineup: Skrillex, Avicii, Tiësto, Armin Van Buuren, David Guetta, Afrojack, Bassnectar, Carl Cox, Steve Aoki, Sebastian Ingrosso, Fedde Le Grand, Alesso, Netsky, Deep > Dish, Steve Angello, Porter Robinson, Kiesza, Loco Dice, and more.


Why: With the World’s best DJs, unparalleled production, and beautiful location of Miami in Florida, ULTRA Music Festival is a a huge party weekend for Electronic Dance Music enthusiasts. If you still need more reasons, check out the highlights of UMF 2014.





When: April 10-12, April 17-19

Where: Indio, CA


2015 Lineup: Jack White, Drake, AC/DC, Florence and the Machine, Azealia Banks, Raekwon and Ghostface Killah, Interpol, Alabama Shakes, Run the Jewels, Kaskade, St. Vincent, Hozier and more.


Why: Organized on the lush beautiful grass fields of polo grounds in the middle of a desert, Coachella Valley Music & Art Festival is a festival experience in itself. If you are someone with eclectic taste in music and love camping, this should definitely go in your must-to-do list.





Electric Daisy Carnival

When: May 23-24 (NYC), June 19-21 (Las Vegas)

Where: New York City and the big party in Las Vegas

2015 Lineup: TBA


Why:  To experience the unparalleled combination of sound and sight with the most renowned dance music artists and the most enegetic crowd. Electric Daisy Carnival is a two-day warm-up festival in New York City for the the insane party in Las Vegas.






Governors Ball

When: June 5-7

Where: New York City


2015 Lineup: Drake, The Black Keys, Deadmau5, Florence and the Machine, Lana Del Rey, My Morning Jacket, Björk and more.


Why: Held at New York’s Randall’s Island, Governors Ball is another eclectic music festival with incredible lineup.






Bonnaroo Music Festival

When: June 11-14

Where: Manchester, TN


2015 Lineup: Billy Joel, Mumford & Sons, Deadmau5, Kendrick Lamar, Florence and the Machine, Robert Plant, My Morning Jacket, the Sensational Space Shifters and more.
Why: This four day festival is one of the most hardcore music festivals held in America. With a fantastic lineup and great camping experience, Bannaroo will remind you of all the reasons why music is important on so many levels.







When: June 24-28

Where: Pilton, UK


2015 Lineup: TBA


Why: Began the day after Jimi Hendrix died, in 1970, Glastonbury is the lagest greenfield festival in the world.  The only act announced so far is the legend Lionel Richie. Though the tickets for this year are sold out, registered users can still try their luck during the resale of cancelled and returned tickets in the spring.







When: July 31 – August 2

Where: Chicago, IL


2015 Lineup: TBA


Why:  Started in 1991 by Jane’s Addiction frontman Perry Farrell as a farewell tour for his band, Lollapalooza has now evolved as a unique music experience. Held at historic Grant Park, between incredible Chicago skyline and the shores of Lake Michigan, this festival is worth a visit.






EXIT Festival

When: July 9-12

Where: Novi Sad, Serbia


2015 lineup: Motorhead, Eagles of Death Metal, German techno legend Chris Liebing, Detroit techno tandem Octave One and more


Why: It is annually held in historic Petrovaradin Fortress which is considered to be one of the best festival venues in the world. The festival will be marked by EXIT adventure at the Petrovaradin Fortress and will continue at three-day Sea Dance festival on Montenegro’s Jaz Beach.







When: July 24-26

Where: Boom, Belgium


Why: Be a part of the biggest Electronic dance music festival organized in Belgium since 2005 with over thousands making the trip to the land of wonder to attend this festival every year. They also have a official camping site known as Dreamville that welcomes 35,000 festival visitors after an exuberant day at Tomorrowland.






Hangout Music Festival

When: May 15-17

Where: Gulf Shores, AL


2015 Lineup: Foo Fighters, Zac Brown Band, Beck, Skrillex, Paramore, Foster the People, My Morning Jacket and more.


Why: Held on white sandy beaches surrounded by palm trees at the public beaches of Gulf Shores, Hangout Music Festival is first and only festival of it’s kind. Featuring a diverse selection of touring artists, it offers a unique festival experience.


Head to one or all of these festivals this year to experience a beautiful space in time where people from all around the world come together and bond over their love for music.




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