The Slacker Tour is Heading to Los Angeles for Culture Collide 2013!

Screen Shot 2013-10-04 at 9.27.07 AMThe days are getting shorter, the nights are getting longer and that means it’s almost time for FILTER Magazine’s Culture Collide 2013.

The fourth annual Culture Collide Festival returns to Los Angeles this October 10-12, bringing three days of incredible music, art, film and more to Echo Park. As one of the most buzzed about festivals of the fall season, Culture Collide will welcome performances by some of our favorite international artists – and Slacker will be there to take part in the festivities.

We are gearing up the Slacker Tour truck so make sure to stop by! The truck will be in the parking lot of Taix French Restaurant located at 1911 W. Sunset Blvd. 

We will be handing out free 1 month premium memberships to Slacker Radio as well as tons of goodies like bags, t-shirts, and cool SWAG. Plus, high score winners of our High Striker Guitar Game can win one full year of Slacker Premium.

Take a look at the lineup full of more diversity and ear candy than we know what to do with. Prepare your ears with Slacker’s Culture Collide 2013 Station here. 

Download the full schedule for the international event of the year here, which also has the detailed schedule for the 2013 Creative Summit, maps and important info. Click here to purchase tickets. We hope to see you there!

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New Events Just Added to the Slacker Tour!

Slacker HomepageThe Slacker Tour is ramping up as we are about halfway through summer festival season.  We just announced a slew of new concerts and festivals we are headed to so make sure to take a look at the updated calendar of events.

You can also stay in the loop on all event news and updates on the Slacker Tour page here.

From Forecastle Festival in Kentucky to Culture Collide in Los Angeles  – you will be able to spot  the Slacker Tour bus all across the country. In case you haven’t seen it, the Slacker Tour bus is a pretty fun place to hang out. Take a look:

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We always have a lot going on at the bus including:

  • Chances to win big prizes–including an Epiphone guitar
  • Live performances (depending on the show).
  • Cell phone charging stations
  • Demos to check out the new Slacker apps
  • Chances to win a free year of Slacker Premium

and much much more! So check out the new events we have just announced and hopefully we will see you on the road this summer.

 

 

 

 

The Tour is Hitting the Beach at Hangout Music Festival

HANGOUT- 1500x1500The Beach. The Bands. The Experience.

Sounds like our kind of party!

Tomorrow – Slacker is heading to sunny Gulf Shores, Alabama to get barefoot and party at Hangout Music Festival– arguably one of the summer’s best treats for music lovers and festival junkies.

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The Hangout Music Festival is the only festival of its kind. Located directly on white sandy beaches surrounded by palm trees, warm breezes, cold drinks and amazing food. Not to mention a truly diverse lineup that includes: Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Kings of Leon, Porter Robinson, The Shins, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Bassnectar, Afrojack, Imagine Dragons, Kendrick Lamar, The Black Crowes + more.  Take a look.

Click on the image to see the full lineup and click here to listen to all of the artists on Slacker’s Hangout station.

We are parking the Slacker Tour truck all weekend long so make sure you stop by and hang out with us. We have a cell phone charging station, sign ups for one month free Slacker Premium, tons of activities and games, swag and even chance to win a full year of Slacker Premium!

The truck will be on East Beach Blvd. between RedBull and Landshark Lager- west of the Media World area behind the Mega Drop. Click on the map below:

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This weekend at Hangout is bound to be the perfect blend of good music, relaxed people and a beautiful atmosphere. Start getting in the mood with Slacker’s Hangout station– or feel  like you are there if you  can’t make it to the sunny south.

Hope to see everyone there!

 

 

 

Announcing the Slacker Tour 2013 Kick Off

Slacker Tour at SXSW 2013We have some news that we just can’t wait any longer to share. All of us at Slacker have decided to take the show on the road. Literally. Thats right – Slacker is going on tour.

It’s going to be like the circus – but better.

It will unfold like an adventurous road trip – but in a much bigger car.

Most importantly –  it will bring Slacker, the world’s most complete music service, directly into the hands of all you music fans and listeners.

We kick off next week at South By Southwest, where we will unveil our custom 75-foot touring rig, complete with a concert stage, demo stations and a luxury VIP lounge. Take a look!

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The rig will travel the country with stops at top music festivals, sporting events, and entertainment destinations where we will host exclusive concerts, parties and showcases with some of your favorite artists and bands. The Slacker 2013 Tour will make dozens of stops – from Beale Street Music Festival to Country Jam Colorado.

Our first shows are being announced soon so make sure to check back here for the complete tour schedule as well as event recaps, videos, live performances and show information.

This is going to be one hell of a party and we hope you join us along the way!