Chiddy Bang at UVA

Tickets went on sale this morning for the Chiddy Bang concert at the Student Activities Building. By 8am there were students ready and waiting to get their hands on one of the 450 tickets for the show. Get yours at the Student Activities Center in Newcomb for $12. More event details can be found here.

Download Chiddy Bang’s Air Swell Mixtape for free here.

Summer Festivals

It is that time of year again and the line up of so many summer festivals have been building up to greatness with more and more appearing across the country. Are you a diehard Bonnaroo fan? Heading to All Good or perhaps making the trek to Summerfest, the world’s largest music festival, in Milwaukee? Comment and tell us where UVA students are heading this summer to take in some of the best up and coming and major artists in the country. Or perhaps even the world, click to see the top ten world music festivals ranked by the Fun Hunter.

Springfest 2010

Rober Randolph and the Family Band will be headlining this year’s event, held in the amphitheater on May 1st from 1-7pm. More information will follow about more acts and events that will make this a great (and FREE) outdoor festival.

Get Gleeful. Check out Singfest

This Friday the Virginia Glee Club will hold its first annual Singfest at Old Cabell Hall. The show starts at 8pm and is only $5 for students. ReMix, the Sils, and New Dominions will be among those performing with the Glee Club, showcasing a wide range of UVA talent on one stage. Click Here for more information. Although we can’t guarantee any resemblance to the TV series, with all these groups in one room you can’t go wrong.

You’ve Been Waiting

Our (triumphant?) come back begins today. Excuse our absence, we are back and with some news you have been very curious to hear. This Monday we will be announcing the artist for Springfest 2010 so check back for more details soon. Until then, enjoy the beautiful weekend weather in Charlottesville!

Battle of the Bands- THIS Saturday!

The line up is in! (In no particular order) The following bands will be playing February 20th:

Astronomers//Pompadour//St. Gods//Superlift//Los Fusionistas

The show is 100% FREE. Rarely will you get to see acts of this quality with no charge, so take advantage of the event and see the next big act out of Charlottesville get their start. The show is held at the Student Activities Building in the parking lot of Scott Stadium from 6-9pm. The winner will have the opportunity to perform as the opening act of Springfest this year.

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Iron and Wine Postponed

Sorry all that Snowpocalypse ’10 has postponed the concert at the Paramount. It will now be held May 4th! See http://www.uvaupc.com for more details on the show.