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Free Press Summer Festival preview: DJ Sun

June 2nd, 2013 · No Comments

Free Press Summer Festival continues today (Sunday, 6.2.13). Houston’s own DJ Sun (of Soular Grooves fame) will perform during FPSF this afternoon. His new album, One Hundred, was recently released (purchase it here). Stream a 2011 set from DJ Sun below: DJ Sun performs during FPSF on Sunday, 6.2.13, at 3:10pm on the Jupiter Stage.

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Free Press Summer Festival preview: The Octopus Project

June 1st, 2013 · No Comments

Free Press Summer Festival kicks off today in Houston, and if you’re one of the tens of thousands to get a pass early, be sure to make plans to catch Austin’s The Octopus Project. I’ve been a long-time fan of the theremin-jamming foursome, and the band’s live performances have never disappointed. The band is set […]

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Check out Space City Rock’s Free Press Summer Festival coverage

May 31st, 2013 · 1 Comment

Our friends over at the always-excellent Space City Rock have been steadily posting coverage leading up to this weekend’s sold-out Free Press Summer Festival. View their rundowns here: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 Be sure to check out Space City Rock for all the latest local music news and […]

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Free Press Summer Festival preview: Chase Hamblin & The Roustabouts

May 31st, 2013 · 1 Comment

Chase Hamblin & The Roustabouts will perform songs from the group’s recent album, VAUdeVILLE, during Free Press Summer Festival. The festival, which runs June 1-2, 2013, in Houston’s Eleanor Tinsley Park, is a sold-out event. View a video of Hamblin and company’s 2011 performance at FPSF below: Chase Hamblin & The Roustabouts help kick off […]

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Free Press Summer Festival preview: The Suffers

May 30th, 2013 · 1 Comment

Houston’s The Suffers open the second day of Free Press Summer Festival in Houston this Sunday (6.2.13) so make plans to shake it off, rub on more sunscreen, and get to the park early. Passes to FPSF are no longer available, so hopefully you planned ahead. Here’s a video of The Suffers live: The Suffers […]

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Navigate FPSF this weekend with the official app

May 29th, 2013 · 1 Comment

The FPSF official app is now available for download on iOS and Android devices. Download it here. Free Press Summer Festival runs this weekend (June 1-2, 2013) in Houston’s E

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Free Press Summer Festival preview: The Sour Notes

May 28th, 2013 · 1 Comment

Austin’s The Sour Notes–a band with Houston roots–returns to Free Press Summer Festival for its third year in a row. The band plans to releasing a new “cassingle” (no, really) at the festival and also plans to head to Canada and the East Coast for the NXNE Music Festival. The Sour Notes plays Free Press […]

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Finalize your Free Press Summer Fest schedule

May 21st, 2013 · No Comments

The sold-out Free Press Summer Fest is rapidly approaching. The festival, which runs June 1-2, 2013, in Eleanor Tinsley Park near downtown Houston, hosts a ton of local bands as well as some big-name headliners. You can find the full schedule at the Free Press Summer Fest website.

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Reminder: Free Press Houston’s 10-year anniversary celebration this Friday

March 5th, 2013 · No Comments

Free Press Houston celebrates its 10-year milestone with a huge show this Friday night (3.8.13) at Fitzgerald’s. Last week, Free Press Houston released its line-up for this year’s Free Press Summer Fest, which will be held June 1-2, 2013, in Houston’s Eleanor Tinsley Park.

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Free Press Summer Fest blind pre-sale tickets now available

November 8th, 2012 · No Comments

Get your tickets to 2013′s Free Press Summer Fest at www.fpsf.com. General passes are currently $50 (gate price $95), “Fancy Pants” passes are $100 (gate price $185), and there is a “High Roller” package for $1,200. Free Press Summer Fest 2013 runs June 1-2, 2013, in Houston’s Eleanor Tinsley Park.

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