Better Than: Festivals that take place in 90 degree weather. Summer may be over, and with it, festival season proper, but that didn't stop the organizers of Modern Sky from bringing the Beijing-based festival stateside this weekend. Taking over Central Park's Rumsey playfield, the two-day line-up b ... More >>
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The Chinese music fest comes to America
In 2010, this poll had a high voter-count of 712. In 2013, only 457 critics filed ballots (offset slightly by the percentage of completed ballots rising from 66 percent to 75 percent). The results, however, are rather similar. In both years Kanye West won handily, appearing on more than a third of a ... More >>
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