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Pouzza Fest 9, Montreal, Q.C., 5/17/19-5/19/19 By Will Malkus

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I’ve often heard Montreal’s Pouzza Fest referred to as “Fest spring training,” but now in its ninth year of operation it’s pretty clear to see that Pouzza Fest is in the process of developing its own identity, out from under the shadow of its larger and older fellow.

Dead Bars interview by Megan G. Razzetti

Dead Bars interview by Megan G. Razzetti

The way that I see it, music is probably the best thing in the world…. I’m trying to write cool songs, put a smile on people’s faces, get a good buzz on, and move on. That’s all.

Awesome Fest 101 By Nighthawk

Awesome Fest 101 By Nighthawk

What’s that? You haven’t been to Awesome Fest in San Diego? Well, I have—four times—so I’m kind of like the substitute teacher equivalent on the matter. A 36% attendance rate isn’t bad for living about 2,000 miles away. Anyway, I hope you’ll feel like you’ve attended one of these after reading this column. That is my goal.

Seattle Pop Punk Fest 2018 by Kayla Greet

Seattle Pop Punk Fest 2018

Sicko came out of retirement to celebrate pogoing, Converse All-Stars, and leather jackets for the first-ever Seattle Pop Punk Fest. The two day event covered three decades worth of melodic North West bubblegum bands— seventeen in total!

Fest and Pre-Fest 2017: Sixty-four Bands! by Kayla Greet

Fest and Pre-Fest 2017

It was so cool to be around people I’d never met who knew all the same words and loved music in all the same ways.