Summer music festival season is almost here, and our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum has rounded up 17 summer pop music festivals around the world that are the best of them all for 2021. You’ll find the best most iconic hip-hop, R&B, EDM, alternative, world, rock and pop music summer festivals on this list. The good news? You can spend every weekend this summer and fall at a sensational outdoor music festival somewhere in the world.
Wondering what to listen to this month? What’s the best playlist for the month of February 2021? Dear reader, we think that with the year we’ve had since last February, it’s time for some music with attitude. So our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has created the perfect music playlist – filled with badass confidence and determination – for the month of February 2021. Forget about nostalgia for the Before Times. This is the moment we’ve got – so let’s go get it. Just press play here.
If you had to describe the year 2020 using only the songs and music that defined the mood, vibe and tone of the year, what would they be? Our correspondent and resident DJ Julie Chang Murphy has taken on this formidable task and curated our playlist of the 20 defining songs of 2020 – the ones that best define the year of the COVID-19 pandemic, and capture the vibe and the new normal we’re living in right now. You can find it on Spotify here. Press play. And kiss 2020 goodbye.
Some people love traditional Christmas holiday music, and view it as one of the joys of the season. Others cringe when they hear it, longing for something fresh and modern to make the Yuletide bright. If that’s you, you’ve come to right place. Our ace correspondent Lindsey Graham (no, not THAT Lindsey Graham, our Lindsey Graham) is sharing a curated list of the best new Christmas 2020 songs and music, new releases from Little Nas X, Kelly Clarkson, Shawn Mendes and Mariah Carey. Yep, you heard that right: Mariah Carey has a new Christmas song! We’ve included Spotify and YouTube links, so you can listen to these top tunes, or watch the music videos. Or both! Pour yourself some eggnog, and let the party begin!
Our Luxury Calendar provides a comprehensive overview of the top events unfolding around the world every month. Some are micro-luxuries (like a really good book) and others are on a grand, epic scale. Personally, if schedules and money were no object, and we could do anything we’d like, here are our top picks for the best luxury events and experiences on the calendar in the world in October 2020: the can’t-miss events in fashion, art, culture, music, sports, travel and culinary arts this October.