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Going MIA

Philadelphia's Made in America Music Festival

s a local resident of the Philadelphia suburbs, it is fairly strange that I had never attended the annual Made in America Concert before. The two day concert held every labor day weekend is Philadelphia’s only claim to music festival fame, and most residents of the tristate area can proudly count themselves amongst the thousands

The Rise of Music Festivals

oodstock, the quintessential music festival experience, epitomizes the an alternative concert going experience. The first of its kind, the monumental event took place over a span of three days in August of 1969. It headlined dozens of iconic musicians of the hippie generation, including Janis Joplin, the Who, the Grateful Dead, Santana, and the legendary