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Life Is Beautiful Festival

Little Dragon, Baauer, Kimbra among latest batch of LIB names.

Chatting with Life Is Beautiful’s bookers as the fest adds six new acts

July 22nd, 2014

Little Dragon, Baauer, Kimbra among latest batch of LIB names.

  • Music

    Skrillex, Arctic Monkeys, The Roots, Lionel Richie among others on the lineup.

  • Music

    The music, food, arts and learning festival will offer a limited run of tickets this Thursday.

  • Music

    The music, food, art and learning fest will return to Downtown Las Vegas October 24-26, 2014.

  • Music

    We will be back next year. ... And I can tell you, the growth potential for this thing is tremendous.

  • Music

    A continuous sensory flood over two days in Downtown Las Vegas, the Life Is Beautiful Festival turned out to be pretty spectacular.

  • Fine Art

    Life and death are nailed to the wall in the form of potatoes.

  • Dining

    Hey, you try and sing with a habanero pepper in your mouth.

  • Music

    One of the weekend's largest crowds couldn't get enough.

  • Music

    Moms and dads partying with kandi kids. Must be Life Is Beautiful.

  • Music

    Who would have guessed requests for a blunt would get so old so quickly?

  • Music

    This is nighttime revelry stuff, folks, not mid-afternoon.

  • Music

    She played early in the day but still drew a sizable crowd.

  • Music

    From the act to the crowd, the performance was surreal.

  • Music

    The crowd was small but mighty, vibing off the thrash-hop, funk-metal, jazz-punk and whatever else the New York City legends threw our way.

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