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The third annual Liberty Music Festival (LMF) returns to Philadelphia on August 20th to August 24th. Organizers, DVT Entertainment and That Mag announced this year’s event will take place at Finnegan’s Wake on Spring Garden. All four floors will be utilized to present the biggest independent music festival yet in the Philadelphia area.


liberty music festLiberty Music Festival is expected to have more than 100 different performers this year. All genres of music will be represented including Rock, Pop, Hip Hop, EDM, Punk, Indie, and more. Artists had to submit online to be considered for a performance slot. The schedule has been announced for the event and features acts such as The Blackfires (NY) who recent played with Aerosmith in Russia, EDM breakout artist MiTiS, bluegrass funk band The Currys hailing from Florida, Giffords Lane, a grade school age band that has been featured of WMMR’s Preston & Steve’s and many more.


LMF has partnered up with numerous underground promoters in Philadelphia to bring together a unity among the scene with Broad Street Music Group, Gashouse Radio, Official Philly: Hip Hop & RnB Showcase and Phreedom Events bringing an EDM electricity to festival.


In addition to the performances, Liberty Music Festival will also feature VIP Parties, vendor tables, music industry panels, workshops and mentoring sessions. Some of the topics to be included are Hear the real Road Story w/ The Tour Managers, Social Media: Tactics to gain more exposure, Producers, Publishing & Licensing your music, Booking Agents/Talent buyers: booking correctly opening more opportunities, The Art of Remixing your music for EDM, Dance clubs and more, Beats vs. the Rhymes: Beat Makers and Area MCs will demonstrate composing songs, and the final panel “The State of the Philadelphia Music Scene” a no holds barred discussion about what real is happening from an artist’s and industry perspectives.


Liberty Music Festival is the brain child of Jim Thorpe, Brian Cronin, and Vince Volz. All three have been instrumental in the music scene for years. Together they created the festival to celebrate, educate, and showcase musical talent from out the region.

Each day costs: $10,

VIP Package: $40 – includes admission to all 5 days and all VIP Parties
5-Day Package: $20 – includes admission to all 5 days

Tickets can be found at


Other sponsors include Starr Hill Brewery, Exponent Entertainment, SSA Music, Unclaimed Bands, Dewey Beach Music Conference, Broken Goblet Brewing, Paystr, Uber, Broad Street Music Group, Maverick Entertainment, Phreedom Events, Gashouse Radio, Mirror Image Media, Finnigans Wake,


To learn more about Liberty Music Festival and to see the full schedule, visit


If interested in attending please send an email confirming to


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