Bunbury Music Festival 2016

Bunbury Music Festival 2016

June 3, 2016 - June 5, 2016
June 3, 2016 - June 5, 2016
Cincinnati
Cincinnati
 
 

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The Bunbury Music Festival is a 3-day music festival in Cincinnati, Ohio at Sawyer Point Park & Yeatman's Cove on the banks of the Ohio River. The festival's inaugural event took place July 13–15, 2012. It featured over 100 performances on 6 stages.[1] The festival was founded by MidPoint Music Festival co-founder and former Fountain Square managing director Bill Donabedian.[1] Reaching beyond music, the festival integrates eco-friendly and technology initiatives. In 2014, Bunbury was purchased by PromoWest Productions,[2] an entertainment company operating out of Columbus, Ohio.

Headliners for the inaugural year included Jane's Addiction, Weezer, and Death Cab for Cutie

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The Killers
 
 
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Ice Cube
 
bornJune 15, 1969
Los Angeles, California, U.S

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O'Shea Jackson (born June 15, 1969), known by his stage name Ice Cube, is an American rapper, record producer, actor, and filmmaker. He began his career as a member of the hip-hop group C.I.A. and later joined the seminal gangster rap group N.W.A (Niggaz Wit Attitudes). After leaving N.W.A in December 1989,[1] he built a successful solo career in music and films. Additionally, he has served as one of the producers of the Showtime television series Barbershop and the TBS series Are We There Yet?, both of which are based upon films in which he portrayed the main character.

Ice Cube is noted as a proficient lyricist and storyteller and is regarded as a brutally honest rapper; his lyrics are often political or socio-political, as well as violent, confrontational, and aggressive, and he is considered one of the founding artists in gangsta rap. He was ranked #8 on MTV's list of the 10 Greatest MCs of All Time, while fellow rapper Snoop Dogg ranked Ice Cube as the greatest MC of all time. AllMusic has called him one of hip-hop's best and most controversial artists,[2] as well as "one of rap's greatest storytellers".[3] In 2012, The Source ranked him #14 on their list of the Top 50 Lyricists of All Time.[4] In 2014, About.com ranked him No. 11 on their list of the "50 Greatest MCs of All Time".[5]

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Joel Thomas Zimmerman (born January 5, 1981), known professionally as deadmau5 (pronounced "deadmouse"), is a Canadian progressive house music producer and performer from Toronto, Ontario.

Zimmerman produces a variety of styles within the house genre and sometimes other forms of electronic music. His tracks have been included in numerous compilation albums such as the 2007 In Search of Sunrise 6: Ibiza CD. The February 2008 issue of Mixmag '​s music magazine included a free CD which was titled MixMag Presents: The Hottest New Name In Dance! DEADMAU5 Tech-Trance-Electro-Madness, mixed by Zimmerman. Tracks have also been included and presented on Armin van Buuren's A State of Trance radio show. His debut album, Get Scraped, was released in 2005, followed by others in the next few years. Today, deadmau5 is one of the highest paid electronic artists in the world.[2] He has received six Grammy nominations for his work.

As well as his own solo releases, Zimmerman has worked alongside other DJs and producers, such as Kaskade, MC Flipside, Rob Swire of Knife Party and Pendulum, Wolfgang Gartner, and on a number of releases, he has partnered with Melleefresh. An early 12" single produced on vinyl titled "I Don't Want No Other" was released by Joel Zimmerman and Derek Caesar[3] under the group name "Dred and Karma".[4] The 2006 album titled deadmau5 Circa 1998–2002 was released using the alias "Halcyon441". He has also collaborated with Steve Duda under the alias, "BSOD", as well as "WTF?" including Duda, Tommy Lee, and DJ Aero.[5][6]

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Day One at Bunbury Music Festival 2016: The good, the bad and the just OK
WCPO  –  June 4, 2016
CINCINNATI — In its second year of operation under PromoWest, the Bunbury Music Festival kicked off its first day with fewer glitches than what crowds saw in 2015. Though lines were long by the time gates opened at 1 p.m. Friday, wait times to get into ...
Bunbury Music Festival 2016: Follow cleveland.com on Snapchat, Instagram for coverage
Cleveland Plain Dealer  –  June 4, 2016
CINCINNATI, Ohio – Can't make it to Bunbury Music Festival this year? No worries. Follow cleveland.com on social media for coverage. The three-day, four-stage festival, which is located at Cincinnati's Sawyer Point Park and Yeatman's Cove, features ...
Scenes from Bunbury 2016
Cincinnati  –  June 4, 2016
Scenes from Bunbury 2016 The Wombats, an English rock band, performs on the CVG River Stage at Bunbury Music Festival Friday June 3, 2016. Check out this story on cincinnati.com: http://cin.ci/1sUaKmb
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City Beat  –  June 3, 2016
The three-day Bunbury Music Festival returns to the riverfront for a weekend of ... The every-Friday MidPoint Indie Summer series is now called Indie Vol. 2016. While still mixing established national acts with local and regional artists, the concerts ...
June Music Festival Guide: How to Get Tickets to Governors Ball, Firefly, Electric Daisy & More
The Huffington Post  –  June 2, 2016
Weekend Resale Price (Avg): $487 | Weekend Resale (Get-in): $187 If you haven't heard of Bunbury Music Festival yet, 2016 will likely be the year the festival hits your radar. This year's lineup will feature The Killers, Florence + The Machine, and Ice ...
Get to know Bunbury Music Fest performers X Ambassadors
Dayton Daily News  –  May 31, 2016
The up-and-coming indie-rock band X Ambassadors are part of the Bunbury Music Festival lineup this season ... “VHS,” has achieved platinum status. Their 2016 follow-up single “Unsteady” is currently all over the radio. Before their discovery ...
From Nelsonville and Bunbury to Seedtime and Wanderlust - Seven Campout Music Festivals this Weekend
Herald-Dispatch  –  May 31, 2016
Bunbury Music Festival Bunbury Music Festival is set to take place in downtown Cincinnati’s Sawyer Point and Yeatman’s Cove Friday through Sunday, June 3-5. The 2016 lineup features national, regional and local acts including EDM star DJ, deadmau5 ...
Your guide to Bunbury Music Festival
Fox 19  –  May 29, 2016
Florence and the Machine and The Killers are among the eclectic group of artists taking the stage at the 2016 Bunbury Music Festival. The three-day festival along the Ohio Riverfront is this weekend. Lineup: The Killers, Florence + The Machine, Deadmaus ...
Cincinnati-made 'Tinder for music' uses Bunbury as testing ground
The Business Journal  –  May 26, 2016
2016 American City Business Journals ... Typically what people have to do when attending a music festival like Bunbury or Midpoint is look up all of the artists they don't know on YouTube or Spotify, determine which ones they like the most, find out ...
Bunbury Music Festival announces deadmau5 as Saturday headliner
The Clermont Sun  –  May 26, 2016
PromoWest Productions announced today that deadmau5 has been added as Saturday’s headliner for Bunbury Music Festival, set to take place in downtown Cincinnati’s Sawyer Point and Yeatman’s Cove June 3­-5. The 2016 lineup features national ...
Summer Music Festival Guide
Columbus Alive  –  May 26, 2016
While larger fests featuring national acts have gradually trickled in over the last three or four years (Fashion Meets Music Festival, Breakaway ... There’s a local tie here, too. In 2014, Bunbury was purchased by local concert promoters PromoWest ...

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