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With summer here, it’s time to put those vacation and sick hours to use and check out some of the hottest festivals happening this summer. Whether you live in Oakland or Brooklyn, or  in all the in-betweens, we got you. Here’s Wear Your Voice Magazine’s list of top North American Summer Music Festivals for 2015.

*This list includes festivals that have released their lineups. Check back regularly-we will update as other festival lineups are announced. For a full list of music festivals here, and around the world, also check out Music Festival Junkie.

Firefly Music Festival

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Firefly Music Festival 2015
June 18-21, 2015

Featured Acts:  Kid Cudi, Odesza, Snoop Dogg, Tycho. Full list here.

Electric Daisy Carnival

Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas 2015
Las Vegas, NVScreenshot 2015-06-16 at 2.59.39 PM
June 19-21, 2015

Featured Acts: Benny Benassi, Kaskade, Moby, Bassnectar. Full list here.

Sonic Bloom

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Rye, CO
June 18-21, 2015

Featured Acts: Rob Garza (Thievery Corporation), Coffi, Gibbz. Full list here.

Sierra Nevada World Music Festival

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Sierra Nevada World Music Festival 2015
Boonville, CA
June 19-21, 2015

Featured Act: Thievery Corporation Full list here.

What The Festival

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What The Festival 2015
Dufur, OR
June 19-22, 2015

Featured Acts: Rob Garza (Thievery Corporation), Nordic Soul, Big Gigantic. Full list here.

Solid Sound Festival

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Solid Sound Festival 2015
North Adams, MA
June 26-28, 2015

Featured Acts: Shabazz Palaces, Taj Mahal. Full list here.

Electric Forest

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Electric Forest 2015
Rothbury, MI
June 25-28, 2015

Featured Acts: Kaskade, Little People, Lotus. Full list here.


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Summerfest 2015
Milwaukee, WI
June 24- July 5, 2015

Featured Acts: Aloe Blacc, Kendrick Lamar, Lupe Fiasco, Shiela E, Santigold. Full list here.

High Sierra Music Festival

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High Sierra Music Festival 2015
Quincy, CA
July 2-5, 2015

Featured Acts: Lotus, The Black Lillies. Full list here.

Essence Music Festival

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Essence Music Festival 2015
New Orleans, LA
July 2-5, 2015

Featured Acts: Bilal, Common, Erykah Badu, India. Arie, Kendrick Lamar, SZA. Full list here.

80/35 Music Festival

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Des Moines, IA
July 10-11, 2015

Featured Act: Talib Kwali. Full list here.

All Good Music Festival

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Summit Point, West VirginiaScreenshot 2015-06-17 at 6.08.26 PM
July 9-11, 2015

Featured Act: Thievery Corporation. Full line up here.

Lollapalooza Chicago

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Lollapalooza Chicago 2015
Chicago, IL
July 31-August 2, 2015

Featured Acts: A$AP Rocky, FKA Twigs, Kid Cuddi. Full lineup  here.

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Outside Lands 2015
San Francisco, CA
August 7-9, 2015

Featured Acts: Kendrick Lamar, D’Angelo and the Vanguard, SZA. Full lineup here.

Afro Punk

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Brooklyn, NY
August 21-23

Featured Acts: Lenny Kravitz, Kelis, Young Paris, Grace Jones.  Full lineup here.

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FYF Fest 2015
Los Angeles, CA
August 22-23, 2015

Featured Acts: FKA Twigs, D’Angelo and the Vanguard. Full lineup here.

North Coast Music Festival

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Chicago, IL
September 4-6, 2015

Featured Acts: D’Angelo and the Vanguard, The Roots, Wale, Glitch Mob, Tycho. Full list here.