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Manifesto 2013 Announces Highlights

The Manifesto Festival of Community and Culture has unveiled the line-up for its 2013 event, running September 19 to 22 in downtown Toronto.

It all culminates with a day-long free event at Yonge-Dundas Square on September 22.

The event includes  art exhibitions, dance competitions, panel discussions, workshops, free outdoor concerts, networking opportunities, a marketplace and more.

The event’s highlights include the Manifesto Art Show, Floor Awards, celebrating urban dance artistry in Toronto and the So Much Things to Say Summit at the new George Brown College Waterfront Campus.

Manifesto will take over Yonge-Dundas Square for Live at the Square artists from  from across the GTA including Freedom Writers, a new artists exposé “2 O’Clock Fresh”, Thugli presented by 1LoveT.O, Smash Brovas backed by the Juice Water Quartet, the “Ladies 1st Cypher” celebrating DJ Mel Boogie’s 20th anniversary, The Known Unknown presenting Sean Leon and Unbuttoned,  and 20 year hip hop veterans Souls of Mischief with more to be announced leading up to the festival.

The Last Style Standing Battle will new dance and interdisciplinary pieces with MNFSTO dance artists and other musical acts and the Freshest Goods Market will feature 30 emerging and established vendors in streetwear, jewelry, art and more.


Mad Decent Unveils 2013 Block Party Line-ups

Mad Decent has unveiled the line-up and dates for the 2013 Block Party.

It kicks off on July 19 in Calgary and wraps up on September 15 in San Diego. Major Lazer, Flosstradamus, Dillon Francis and RIFF RAFF are just a few of the names slated to play.

Fan club tickets go on sale tomorrow, May 1 and come with a free 30 day premium Mad Decent membership to the label’s subscription service. General and VIP tickets will go on sale on May 3 and 4. Tickets will be available here and here.

Check out the trailer for the event and complete listings below;

7/19: Calgary, TBA

Major Lazer

Zeds Dead

Dillon Francis

Flosstradamus

Big Gigantic

Paul Devro

Smalltown DJs

7/20: Las Vegas, Encore Beach Club

Diplo

Zeds Dead

Dillon Francis

ETC! ETC!

Torro Torro

Paul Devro

MORE TBA

7/26: Toronto, Fort York

Major Lazer

Zeds Dead

RiFF RAFF

Grandtheft

Thugli

MORE TBA

7/27: Philadelphia, The Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing

Major Lazer

Dillon Francis

Flosstradamus

RiFF RAFF

Nadastrom

DJ Sega

Dirty South Joe

Swizzymack

Jahan Lennon

8/2: Washington DC, Merriweather Post Pavilion

Major Lazer

Zeds Dead

SBTRKT DJ Set

Skream

RiFF RAFF

Lunice

Griz

MORE TBA

8/3: Ft. Lauderdale, Revolotion Outdoors

Major Lazer

Zeds Dead

Flosstradamus

Big Gigantic

RiFF RAFF

MORE TBA

8/9: Atlanta, Masquerade Music Park

Major Lazer

Dillon Francis

Flosstradamus

RL Grime

RiFF RAFF

HeRobust

Sasha Go Hard

MORE TBA

8/10: Brooklyn, Williamsburg Park

Major Lazer

Dillon Francis

Flosstradamus

Rockie Fresh

Keys N Krates

Destructo

DJ Sliink

MORE TBA

8/31: Dallas, Club Zouk Outdoors

Major Lazer

Dillon Francis

Baauer

Flosstradamus

Griz

Nadastrom

MORE TBA

9/6: Detroit, Elektricity Festival Grounds

Major Lazer

Dillon Francis

Baauer

Samo Sound Boy

MORE TBA

9/7: New Braunfels, Whitewater Music Amphitheater

Major Lazer

Big Gigantic

Dillon Francis

Baauer

Flosstradamus

MORE TBA

9/14: Los Angeles, TBA

Major Lazer

Matt & Kim

Big Gigantic

RiFF RAFF

Samo Sound Boy

Sasha Go Hard

MORE TBA

 

9/15: San Diego, Petco Park Lot

Major Lazer

Zeds Dead

Jack U

Big Gigantic

Samo Sound Boy

Sasha Go Hard

Smalltown DJs

MORE TBA