SXSW: Lady Gaga took the stage at the festival after a driver fleeing police went through a street barricade on March 13. The SXSW, or South by Southwest, Festival is held in Austin, Texas.
Mountain Dew ad pulled: Pepsi Co. pulled a Mountain Dew ad after it was criticized as being racist and too insensitive to violence against women. It shows a battered white woman being urged to identify a suspect out of a lineup of black men.
Bonnaroo revealed it would be something of a British invasion as festival organizers announced the lineup. Bonnaroo will be held in Manchester, Tenn.
Mark Guarino reviews this year's Pitchfork Music Festival, as well as Pitchfork Music's unique business model.
07/20/2011 01:26 pm