Governors Ball 2014

Governors Ball 2014 – Melissa in the Masses (a pictorial)

Governors Ball 2014 – Melissa in the Masses (a pictorial)

Ed. Note: Sometimes Charles is best kept supervised and sometimes festivals aren’t just about heavily-corrected prosumer black and white images of bands on paid holiday (righteous as they may be) which is why, for a second straight year, we asked Ms. Melissa to jump into the throng of Governors Ball...

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Governors Ball 2014 – The Scattered Band Rehash

Governors Ball 2014 – The Scattered Band Rehash

I don’t know, yet that I will spend tomorrow cleaning the blood out of piss or looking intently at X-Rays of dog shit (literally) with a baby-faced DVM while my Girleth Ann whimpers and writhes with her rash and impatience. I have no idea that my loose interpretations of Per...

Review by Charles
Governors Ball 2014 – GovBallNYC Stage Preview

Governors Ball 2014 – GovBallNYC Stage Preview

Big stage, big fun. The grand dame popping off hard the good, long summer run. This stage is where the serious shit is happening. The reason you came. The zeitgeist of the place and if there isn’t a damn thing here worth your jaw dropping to the floor you’re dead...

Review by Charles
Governors Ball – Big Apple Stage Preview

Governors Ball – Big Apple Stage Preview

Sometimes my baby brings me chicken skin, garlicked and salted for the relishing and I am thankful to be in such a place as this (even mad and broke and blasted) because there’s a homey love at work there, man. There’s a real truism in fattened crunch. And all I’ve...

Review by Charles
Governors Ball 2014 – Honda Stage Preview

Governors Ball 2014 – Honda Stage Preview

Things get bigger, better, brighter, wider, wilder by the stage. It always happens, man and then you find yourself in a bass trap clutch drunk with Kwame and the tears and the shaking and for days nothing seems right or ready for you to endure but you do because that’s...

Review by Charles
Governors Ball 2014 – Gotham Tent Preview

Governors Ball 2014 – Gotham Tent Preview

So we’re coming fast on one of the only NYC festivals worth giving a subway rat’s chance of a damn about and since we’ll be in attendance again (thanks, Gov!) we figured it’d only be sporting to take a minute and start considering the many, many, MANY acts (on a...

Review by Charles