Levitate Festival unleashes 2020 lineup

Aw…summertime at Cape Cod. What a serene experience, surrounded by bogs and marshland in every direction. The Northeast is a beautiful place, especially when the sun shines. Coupling with the warm weather are several outdoor music fests (naturally). It’s about time Massachusetts locals got to party outside. Every year, west coast residents get major FOMO […]

Levitate 2018: Day Two

Around Day Two Stephen Marley Stephen Marley Stephen Marley Stephen Marley Stephen Marley Stephen Marley Around Day Two Spafford Spafford Spafford Spafford Spafford Spafford Spafford Spafford Around Day Two Jon and Roy Jon and Roy Jon and Roy Jon and Roy Around Day Two Around Day Two Lake Street Dive Lake Street Dive Lake Street […]

School’s Out For Summer Tour at Vinoy Park

Around Vinoy Park The Ries Brothers Around Vinoy Park Pepper Pepper Pepper Pepper Pepper Pepper Pepper Around Vinoy Park Around Vinoy Park Around Vinoy Park Cocoa the Tour Dog Stick Figure Stick Figure Stick Figure Stick Figure Stick Figure Stick Figure Stick Figure w/ Slightly Stoopid Stick Figure w/ Slightly Stoopid Around Vinoy Park Around […]

4 additional reasons to attend Levitate

This July is looking Stoopid-ly sweet to attend one highly sought after summer festival. If anyone is a Boston native waiting for the chance to head back to Massachusetts, or a New England resident looking for an opportunity to drive along the coast to Marshfield for a weekend, Levitate Music and Arts Festival this July […]

An interview with The Elovaters

I, Top Shelf Reggae journalist Jay Cohen, recently had the pleasure of sitting down with all of the Boston-based band members of The Elovaters. I sat, sipping my tea, realizing the distance in which things have come in the past years. A huge grin attacked my face as I pressed 'Flight Confirmation'. I had just booked […]

School’s Out For Summer Tour starts soon

Colossal reggae rock legends, Slightly Stoopid, is venturing out from their sunny SoCal homes to take on the nation all summer long in their impressive School’s Out For Summer Tour. Performing 43 shows in 28 states is quite a feat in itself, not to mention the monumental direct support attached to the bill – crowd-favorite […]

5th Annual Levitate Music Festival revealed

The east coast festival scene is rapidly growing into a massive movement, with most events embracing reggae artists with open arms. One notable event on the rise is Massachusetts’ Levitate Music and Arts Festival – now in its 5th year! From its humble beginnings as a friendly community barbecue in 2013, LMF has skyrocketed its […]

The Levitate Music and Arts Festival 2016

The line-up for the fourth annual Levitate Music and Arts Festival has just been announced and has all reggae/blues-rock/folk fans on the east coast excited for an inspiring day of great food, art, and even better music. The festival is put on each year by the Levitate foundation, which is a surf and skate shop, […]