Archive: Predictions

Virgin Festival Speculation: Blink, MPP, Free

The biggest festival of the summer is in the books and there's still no word on the Virgin Mobile Festival plans for 2009. Make that no official word. The powers-that-be are still silent, but amateur detectives can piece things together pretty easily. People are holding out hope that this delay...

By David Malitz | June 16, 2009; 04:08 PM ET | Comments (5)

Virgin Festival Predictions? Sure, Why Not?

Saw this come across the Twitter feed today: thesonicyouth at in Vancouver July 26 @ Virgin Fest. info at I was all, "Sonic Youth are not very careful typists" and then I thought, well if the alt-rock godfathers are playing one of Canada's 239 V-Fests, maybe they'll play the...

By David Malitz | June 4, 2009; 02:53 PM ET | Comments (3)

Not Coming to a VMoFest Near You: Green Day

Looks like somebody's been raiding the Killers' eyeliner stash. (Photo by Marina Chavez) The first major festival of the season is already in the books, with Coachella having come and gone, and there's still no news on Virgin Mobile Festival. While the hipsters were baking in the desert, I was...

By David Malitz | April 20, 2009; 04:30 PM ET | Comments (6)

Hey, Remember VFest? Let's Predict Some Bands.

We fully expect to see Franz Ferdinand at Virgin Festival 2009. You know, assuming there is a Virgin Festival 2009. By this time last year, we already had three separate posts with Virgin Mobile Festival predictions -- and the headliners were officially announced. This year? There hasn't been a drop...

By David Malitz | April 3, 2009; 02:13 PM ET | Comments (4)

Predicting Animal Collective's Future

You are getting sleepy. Also, you are becoming obsessed with our band. (Takahiro Imamura) There was this really silly comment left on Patrick Foster's Camper Van Beethoven review a couple weeks ago (yes, this post has been sitting in an unfinished state for a while) that said (sic): "come on...

By David Malitz | January 30, 2009; 03:41 PM ET | Comments (3)


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