New Music You Probably Haven't Heard

Pickathon, held each August on an 82-acre farm in Oregon's Happy Valley, sell a capped 3,500 tickets and treat visitors to a weekend of discovery that is agnostic to the charts.

A Festival Guide for the Rest of Us: Slideshow

If the dearth of "festival guides" aimed at old fogeys en route to Lollapalooza, Bumbershoot or Outside Lands leaves you feeling a little aimless, we're here to help.