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  • 10th Annual Decibel Festival Dates and Discounted Passes Announced

    By Laura Baker-Finch December 13, 2012

    Decibel definitely delivered for its 9th installment and if you want to see if they can do it again in 2013, now is the time to buy your ticket while they are 50% off.

  • A Look Ahead: September 2013

    By Laura Baker-Finch August 30, 2013

    September means the end of summer, but that doesn't mean the end of music festivals. Click through to find out what to expect from the world of music festivals this month.

  • A Look Ahead: September 2014 Music Festivals

    By Dan Murphy August 29, 2014

    Here's what you can expect from the Cultivora team in September from festival coverage to travel guides to feature articles. 

  • A Year in the Life of Cultivora

    By Marjana Jaidi February 14, 2013

    In honor of our first birthday, we laid out a summary of our year in a visual timeline... click through to check it out.

  • Conference Schedule Released for Decibel 2014

    By Dan Murphy September 04, 2014

    Seattle, Washington -- Check out the programming for this year's Decibel Festival from partners like Red Bull Music Academy, EMP Museum, and more. 

  • Cultivora's 5 Top Picks for Decibel 2013

    By Kelsey Stoulil September 25, 2013

    Seattle, Washington -- Decibel Festival kicks off today! Click through for the 5 showcases not to miss.

  • Cultivora's 5 Top Picks for Decibel Festival

    By Amanda Rohowsky September 25, 2012

    Less than one week until the highly anticipated Decibel festival. Organizers bring the four day long event to another level this year with an exceptional line-up, loads of informational conferences, newly extended support from local venues, and a stacked set of boat parties for those who like to dance on water. Click through to read about a few artists we can't wait to see.

  • Cultivora's 5 Top Picks for Dimensions Festival

    By Amanda Rohowsky August 31, 2012

    We’ve got less than one week until the worlds most educated party people touch down in Croatia for the much-anticipated premiere of Dimensions Festival. Let’s talk about the artists we just can’t wait to see...

  • Day Four at Decibel

    By Amanda Rohowsky October 01, 2012

    With faint hints of fatigue starting to creep in, day four of Decibel gently cradled its attendees, offering a much needed recharge with outdoor tunes and tons of fall sunshine. Click through to read about all the festivities.

  • Day One at Decibel

    By Amanda Rohowsky September 27, 2012

    The festivities have officially commenced and day one was nothing short of spectacular. Whether absorbing creativity at a conference, watching the ambient Optical show, or getting low at a showcase, it was clear Decibel put it all on the line.

  • Day Three at Decibel

    By Amanda Rohowsky September 29, 2012

    Day three of Decibel was jam packed with events. The conferences were high caliber and the most inspirational thus far, parties were plentiful, and showcases were in such abundance we had to toss a coin to discern our next steps. Click through to read about all the fun.

  • Day Two at Decibel

    By Amanda Rohowsky September 29, 2012

    Day two proved to be a major success. Still fresh after the first day of Decibel, festivalgoers were bright, cheery, and ready to absorb and contribute to the flows of creativity. One thing to note, schedule changes do happen, and the mobile application is not always the most up to date source of information. We suggest checking your social networks (i.e. Twitter, Facebook) for any changes so you stay in the know.

  • Decibel 2013 Highlight: Shine On Showcase with Gold Panda, Odesza, and Slow Magic

    By Kelsey Stoulil October 09, 2013

    Seattle, Washington -- Click through for shots from our favorite Decibel Showcase, Shine On.

  • Decibel 2014 Announces First Round Events

    By Dan Murphy July 17, 2014

    Seattle, Washington -- Here are the must-see showcases, after-parties, and audio/visual experiences.

  • Decibel 2014 Announces Second Round Events

    By Maya Shaw-Faber July 23, 2014

    Seattle, Washington -- Decibel has announced the second wave of events at three new venues and individual tickets to all events are now available.

  • Decibel 2014 Announces Third Round Events

    By Alyssa Buffenstein July 31, 2014

    Seattle, Washington -- Nine new events have been added to Decibel's programming lineup.

  • Decibel 2014 Releases First Wave of Acts

    By Ilana Dadras May 06, 2014

    Seattle, Washington -- Decibel has released the first round of confirmed acts for its 2014 installment of the electronic music, visual art, and new media festival.

  • Decibel Announces dB Conference Schedule

    By Laura Baker-Finch September 18, 2012

    Seattle's Decibel Festival is fast approaching and while you've probably already heard what artists are playing Decibel, we're guessing you're less informed about their conference aspect. Don't fret! We're here to fill you in.

  • Decibel Announces dB14 Dates, Passes, and Lineup Reveal Date

    By Laura Baker-Finch March 04, 2014

    Seattle, Washington -- Decibel Festival has announced the dates for its 2014 edition, plus lineup information and passes.

  • Decibel Announces First Four Showcases for 2013 Edition, Adds Zedd to Lineup

    By Alexandra Bauer June 28, 2013

    Seattle, Washington -- Decibel has unleashed the names of its first four showcases for the September festival.

  • Decibel Delivers for Ninth Installment

    By Amanda Rohowsky October 04, 2012

    Sunday night proved to be the perfect culminating event of the weekend, with the Friends of Friends showcase and DB Finale party sending us home satiated and inspired. Before we get into our full review, keep reading to hear more about our last night in Seattle.

  • Decibel Reveals Second Wave of Acts

    By Maressa Levy June 04, 2013

    Seattle, Washington -- Decibel has announced their second wave of artists for their 2013 fest.

  • Decibel Unleashes First Wave of Artists

    By Maressa Levy April 16, 2013

    UPDATED  Seattle, Washington -- Decibel has unveiled the first wave of artists for its 10th annual edition.

  • Join Decibel at the Pool During What the Festival 2013

    By Laura Baker-Finch July 25, 2013

    Wolf Run Ranch, Oregon -- Heading to What the Festival this weekend? Stop by Decibel's Sunday afternoon pool party.

  • Lineups Revealed for Decibel 2014 Boat Parties

    By Dan Murphy August 07, 2014

    Seattle, Washington -- Come rave on a boat with Shadow Child, Lane 8, and more!

  • New Music Tuesday: The Vaccines, Young Galaxy, Cut Copy, and More

    By Laura Baker-Finch July 23, 2013

    Album announcements flooded our inboxes this week, but in between the notices of September releases were a few notable tracks from The Vaccines, Young Galaxy, Cut Copy, Wild Cub, and the third album release from Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros.

  • Second Wave Lineup Announced for Decibel 2014

    By Laura Baker-Finch July 01, 2014

    Seattle, Washington -- 57 additional performers have been added to Decibel's 2014 lineup. 

  • Secure Your Spot at Decibel's 10th Anniversary

    By Laura Baker-Finch January 31, 2013

    Seattle, Washington -- Tier two tickets for the 10th anniversary of Decibel go on sale this Friday, February 1.

  • Test Drive: Decibel Mobile App

    By Laura Baker-Finch September 24, 2012

    Will the Decibel mobile app be useful during the festival September 26-30? We took the app for a test drive to find out.

  • The Final Artist Announcement for Decibel 2013 Has Arrived

    By Laura Baker-Finch August 07, 2013

    Seattle, Washington -- For the festival's 10th anniversary, organizers have put together their most complete program to date.