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2013-10-04 23:23:52

In The Event launches their new customer capture centers for use at the Ray-Ban Booth hosted at the Chicago Pitchfork Musical Festival. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) October 04, 2013 In The Event, Salt Lake City based event production firm, constructed a unique contemporary style booth for Ray-Ban at Chicago’s Pitchfork Music Festival held on July 19 through 21. Working in collaboration with other vendors, In The Event designed an interactive brand experience for the eyewear company,...

2010-06-28 08:34:00

CHICAGO, June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Colossal Squid Industries, an independent digital creative agency, is proud to be the first digital sponsor of the Pitchfork Music Festival on July 16 - 18, 2010 in Chicago's Union Park. "It's not everyday that you encounter a nimble and creative company that can tailor itself to work with the different demands of a concert event," said Mike Reed, Director, Pitchfork Music Festival. "We're lucky enough to have Colossal Squid, a like-minded group, right in...

2009-04-09 15:22:58

A sculpture of an orchestra, made out of sheet music and installed in London's Royal Festival Hall, was created by convicted child killer Colin Pitchfork. The Times of London Thursday identified the artist behind Bringing Music to Life, a work that had been previously attributed to an anonymous prisoner. Pitchfork, 49, was convicted of raping and killing two 15-year-old schoolgirls. He was sentenced to life in prison in 1988. The Times said Pitchfork is using the sculpture in a bid for...

2008-07-14 12:00:39

Southern Comfort has announced that it is partnering with several music and lifestyle sites to bring the SoCo Music Experience to the web in the form of custom episodic content. Music fans will get a taste of the music festival experience from the fans perspective mixed with live performances and interviews with the artists in clips produced by Pitchfork.tv, Heavy.com, My Damn Channel, Complex.com and Death + Taxes. Check out Heavy.com's first webisode "Anticipation" at...

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