Pitchfork Music Festival
Where: Chicago, Illinois
When: July 18th-20th
Why Go: Pitchfork Music Fest provides an opportunity to see the most hyped-up bands of the year (and often the decade) in one weekend. If you’ve ever considered yourself a part of an artist’s cult following, this is where you’ll meet your fellow members.
15 Must-See Artists: Kendrick Lamar, Neutral Milk Hotel, Beck, Giogio Moroder, St. Vincent, Grimes, Danny Brown, Tune-Yards, Pusha T, Sharon Van Etten, Neneh Cherry, Deafheaven, Cloud Nothings, Kelela, DJ Rasah & DJ Spinn