XLIVE 2018 is Back in Las Vegas this December 9-12

The Annual XLIVE Conference is back! This December 9-12, 2018 at the Mandalay Bay in lovely Las Vegas, the XLIVE show is back for live event producers. If you’re produce live events, festivals, e-sports events, beer events, or food events, this is the conference you need to be at! With the event industry’s best speaking … Continued

XLIVE 2017 Las Vegas Conference Sets the Bar High Once Again

The title speaks for itself. The Annual XLIVE Conference in Las Vegas that took place last week set the bar high once again. With an awesome conference last year at the Tropicana to their breakout sessions in L.A. on Data & Analytics and Esports, the XLIVE team kept the ball rolling with another amazing event … Continued

FestForums is Coming to Santa Barbara

With the ever increasing amount of festivals going on in the world, FestForums aims to empower festival producers through networking and educational panels, workshops, and more. Their biannual event, which takes place in New York and on the west coast, is hosting their Santa Barbara edition on this coming November 16-18th. The event will be … Continued

Hurricane Harvey Relief Fundraiser

With over 30,000 people in protective shelters, over $75 billion dollars in losses and over 80 casualties and counting, Hurricane Harvey was by far the costliest natural disaster in U.S history with estimated costs of $190 billion dollars. It was a critical time where people put their differences, ideologies and opinions aside to help those … Continued

Mindvalley Reunion 2017 was an Inspirational Transformation

In a culture obsessed with measuring talent and ability, we often overlook the important role of inspiration. Inspiration awakens us to new possibilities by allowing us to transcend our ordinary experiences and limitations. Inspiration can be activated, captured, and manipulated, and it has a major effect on important life outcomes. This last weekend at the … Continued

Mindvalley and A-Fest Debuts “Mindvalley Reunion” in San Diego This Weekend

This Saturday and Sunday, August 19th-20th, the team behind Mindvalley Academy, an online school that has impacted millions of people, including myself and other Collective Lifestyle team members, and A-Fest, an-invite only event series and curated community of exception people from around the world, will be celebrating 13 years of Mindvalley by hosting the inaugural edition of Mindvalley … Continued

Worldz Summit is a Must Attend Event!

Last week we had the pleasure to attend the Worldz Summit in Hollywood, California. With some of the world’s brightest minds, moguls, business executives, entrepreneurs, startups, and industry leaders all in one place, we were able to be see what the future of the world holds for us. This conference was so well put together … Continued

WORLDZ: Cultural Marketing Summit

WORLDZ is a cultural marketing summit that brings together the best global brands, innovators, startups and entrepreneurs. They’ve recently announced that multi Grammy winning artist will.i.am will be receiving Titan awards in recognition of their philanthropic contributions, and their dedication to inspiring others with their creativity. The award ceremony will be presented at the second … Continued

Life is Beautiful Festival 2017

Festival season has arrived and Life is Beautiful released their amazing lineup today. Life is Beautiful will be taking place in Downtown Las Vegas from September 22nd until September 24th. This festival gathers open minded people who enjoy art, music, food, and ideas. For the first time in 2017, there will be a variety of guest speakers talking … Continued

Music Updates: Hip Hop Edition

Many artists are releasing new music and it might be hard to keep up with the latest updates. In case you missed out, here are a list of a few artists who have released or are releasing new content. J Cole “4 Your Eyez” Only Documentary J Cole just released a new documentary, 4 Your Eyez Only, … Continued

FYF Fest Updates

FYF Fest is coming soon and this time they are hosting their biggest event yet. Single day passes are available now with only a limited amount for sale. Friday single day passes are available for $109 plus fees along with Saturday and Sunday passes for $125 plus fees. Weekend General Admission passes are still available for $299 plus fees … Continued

Goosebumps ft. Kendrick Lamar

Travis Scott has released a music video for Goosebumps featuring Kendrick Lamar from his sophomore album Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight. The “Rodeo” rapper posted a picture on Instagram stating that his single had gone platinum before he unveiled the visual on Monday, April 3rd exclusively through Apple Music. The video commences with Travis Scott … Continued

SF Outside Lands 2017

Superfly Presents, Another Planet Entertainment, and Starr Hill Presents  annual music festival, Outside Lands, will be hosting their 10 year anniversary celebration on August 11-13 in San Francisco’s historic Golden Gate Park. This year’s line up promises to be as big as the 10 year anniversary makes it to be. With headliners such as Metallica, … Continued

Speak Your Dreams and Goals Into Existence

“We were born to make manifest the glory of God that is within us. It’s not just in some of us; it’s in everyone. And as we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.” -Marianne … Continued

Top Execs Hitting XLIVE 2017’s Data and Analytics Summit in LA

XLIVE 2017 Data & Analytics Summit – Los Angeles – Premiere live event & entertainment conference, XLIVE kicks off their 2017 offerings this spring with their highly anticipated 2017 Data & Analytics Summit, a precursor to the main conference slated for this December in Las Vegas. Taking place April 4th – 5th at the Paley … Continued

21 Savage Issa Tour

21 Savage is finally headlining his first tour along with other upcoming artists such as Young M.A., The Grizzley, and Young Nudy.  After his outbreak as a new artist in 2016, he gained recognition for his unique beats and outstanding flow that shook the world. Many rappers and fans respected the artist for bringing a new … Continued

FYF Fest 2017

FYF Fest has recently released their lineup today on their Instagram. From Rap to Indie, the festival has a variation of genres being showcased. The festival will be taking place in Exposition park from July 21st to July 23rd. This is the first time FYF will extend the event to three days. Missy Eliot will … Continued

A$AP Rocky appears on Frank Ocean’s Chanel Remix

Friday night Frank Ocean debuted his latest song, Chanel, on Beats 1 Radio. Chanel has been Frank’s first release since his well praised album Blonde. Fans can now stream the track on Spotify and Apple Music. However it doesn’t stop there. During the Beats 1 Radio show a remixed version of Chanel played with a … Continued

5 Ways You Can Change the World

The world is in your hands believe it or not, you have a chance to change it for the better. If you think about it, changing the world sounds impossible to do but it can be accomplished by starting off small. Here is our list of how to be the better version of you. 1. Positivity … Continued

Mysteryland USA 2017

Mysteryland USA is coming to Bethel Woods in New York for their 25th Anniversary on June 9th-12th. Mysteryland is going to be taken place at the same site the legendary Woodstock Festival was once held in 1969. Celebrate like it’s the 60’s because you are going to be part of the epic history. The lineup this … Continued

The Revival of the Dakota Pipeline

President Donald Trump has recently approved to continue the construction of the pipeline in Dakota and Keystone XL last Tuesday. The purpose of the pipeline was to increase oil transportation towards American consumers and avoid relying on foreign countries for oil. Supporters say this will avoid the aid of other countries, boost the economy, and create thousands … Continued

Lightning in a Bottle Lineup Released

Lightning in a Bottle‘s lineup has finally arrived for this year’s Memorial Day Weekend. The annual festival will be going on from May 24th through the 29th, which is a long five days to enjoy this conscious festival experience. This festival is a unique experience where people can come together and explore the different kinds … Continued

New Year’s Resolution

Every start of a New Year we come up with resolutions we always want to follow but dies down when we get towards the end of the year. Here are the top 5 resolutions you can keep in mind if you have no clue where to begin. 1. Do Something Different Whenever you wake up in … Continued

Air + Style 2017

This upcoming February Air + Style will be taking place at Exposition Park in Downtown Los Angeles holding their fourth annual this year. This isn’t your average festival, you see there is a catch, this is a type of festival which includes both music and snowboarding. That is something you don’t see everyday. With pro riders Markus Kleveland, Sebastien Toutant, … Continued

Coachella 2017 Confirmed Lineup

Coachella has recently released this years lineup earlier today on their Instagram. Coachella will be taking place from April 14th to the 16th and on April 21st to the 23rd! On Friday Radiohead will be headlining their comeback performance for all those fans awaiting for their return. With their new released album “I See You” … Continued

Khalid and Brasstracks come together to create “Whirlwind”

Adidas Originals and Yours Truly bring 18 year old El Paso musical artist Khalid and Brooklyn producers Brasstracks together to create a new single for their original series, Songs From Scratch. Both artists continue to make a splash in the music world as they present us their new single, Whirlwind. Combining elements of jazz, r&b, … Continued

Best Places to Visit In LA for the Holidays

If you are wondering what places you should visit In LA for this Christmas, here are a few ideas we have came up with. This is our list for the best places to visit for the Holidays! Candy Cane Lane Candy Cane Lane has always been one of the main attractions for Christmas decorations located … Continued

2016 Fall Contemporary Street Trends To Shop For

As time passes, streetwear goes through a metamorphic cycle with each upcoming seasonal collection. Every year, new styles and trends come in and resonate with the masses. That is why we here at Collective Lifestyle have compiled our very own list of current and upcoming trends of contemporary streetwear for this year’s 2016 Fall season. … Continued

Leonardo DiCaprio’s “Before the Flood” Documentary

Academy award winning actor Leonardo DiCaprio, has just released a new documentary called Before the Flood. DiCaprio travels around the world to explore the affects of global warming to the environment and in our society. He travels to different countries such as Greenland, India, and China to discovering the depths of pollution and how the environment is being destroyed. … Continued

Kanye has Arrived to The Forum

The Saint Pablo’s Tour has arrived to Los Angeles! With the release of his seventh solo album The Life of Pablo, Ye will be performing the next four nights at the Forum in Inglewood. The dates are on October 25th and 26th and November 1st and 2nd. This concert is not your average concert. The … Continued

Do It for the Love

Do you sometimes wonder what it would feel like to have your dream job?  That feeling must be surreal if you ask me. All the times you caught yourself day dreaming about having something exciting can become a reality. You can be a famous DJ traveling the world or be the next hottest fashion designer, anything can happen. … Continued

Escape: Psycho Circus 2016

As the dead arises from the grave, the ghouls come out to play at night, this years Escape Psycho Circus has arrived! Escape is a two day rave that takes place in San Bernardino this upcoming weekend on October 28th and 29th. There will be a numerous of mazes and a total of four stages. These … Continued

The Greatest Discoveries of A Meaningful Life

As we grow into our lives, being wiser and understanding of our destinies, we slowly realize the material things in life are not what define us, and how we live. Flashing a $700 or a $50 watch, they both tell the same time. Carrying around a $600 or a $40 wallet/handbag, the amount of money … Continued

How to turn a bad day into a good one

We have those days where everything just goes miserably wrong. You wake up late, you made a horrible mistake at work, you forget our wallet at home, you miss a n important meeting, etc. We can not control many circumstances that happen in our lives. A lot of times, outside forces changes the fate of … Continued

What Exactly is Proposition 57?

This upcoming November a series of propositions will be voted in order to create new laws. One of the ballots being voted for is Proposition 57, it represents how there is parole for non-violent criminals. Not everyone who are in jail are criminals and there are people who are treated with injustice. Instead of focusing on individuals who don’t … Continued

The Corruption of Our Modern Day School System

In this modern day school system, there are uprising issues that have teachers and students concerned. The main priority is money and students are being used as puppets. There is no creativity for students to express their thoughts and talents without being taught the complete opposite such as English or Math. Teachers are not getting paid enough … Continued

Winter is coming and so is Snowglobe 2016

Winter is on its way! Time to celebrate with your favorite DJs under the snowy weather! Ongoing their 6th year in a row, Snowglobe will be held on NYE weekend, December 29 – 31, 2016 in snowy South Lake Tahoe. Snowglobe has finally  annocced its 2016 line up and its pretty stacked! The main headliners … Continued

The most amazing things about Life Is Beautiful 2016

Life is Beautiful was held last weekend on September 23 – 25, 2016 in Downtown Las Vegas. This festival is one of the most positive and uplifting music festivals I’ve ever been to. The moment I walked into the festival I said to myself, “I definitely want to go again next year!” Life is Beautiful … Continued

The Scandals of the Democratic National Comittee

Politics always has been a controversial topic but lately it’s leaving us with even more questions. The Democratic National Committee (DNC) recently had their e-mail’s leaked talking about how to manage the media and political parties. Below is a list of the of how the DNC actually works. 1. Jill Stein, who is the Green Party’s nominee for … Continued

Collective Lifestyle Joins The Fight

The Dakota Access Pipeline is a current event that needs to be discussed all around the world. What we are doing to help the cause is accepting donations for the Natives who are currently standing up against the Corporate Interests who plan on disrupting their sacred land and water. So if you’re in the Los … Continued

Sundown Music Festival 2016

Sundown Music Festival was held last weekend at Huntington State Beach. This was a more smaller scale festival as it only took a small portion of the beach. Looking from the outside of the venue, it looked like the beach was hosting a huge carnival with a lot of bass. There were three stages at … Continued

Be that Positive Light in a Dark Room

Positivity is key when going through some rough patches in life. What are the ways to maintain a positive attitude you may ask? Here is a short list of how to keep a more optimistic point of view. To feel good, you should make others feel good. A small compliment can make a big difference … Continued

Disclosure will be headlining at a brand new music festival: GROUNDWATER

Got no plans for Halloween weekend? Well, you’re in luck. FNGRS CRSSD, producers of CRSSD Music Festival has created another festival for the world to enjoy. GROUNDWATER will be happening on October 29 & 30 at San Diego’s Petco Park. This event will showcase some of electronic music’s most influential contemporary and underground artists. Headlining will be … Continued

XLIVE 2016: Cultivating Big Ideas for Extraordinary Live Event Experiences

Transcending all things festival, music, film, culinary, eSports and technology, the world’s premiere live event production conference, XLIVE 2016, touches down in the entertainment capital of the world this December 5th -7th, 2016 at the Tropicana Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. Previously known by two separate entities, International Music Festival Conference (IMFCON) and International … Continued

Kid Cudi, Travis Scott and more will be at ComplexCon

ComplexCon is a new upcoming event that has a combination of both a convention and a festival put into one. The first annual ComplexCon will be held on November 5th and 6th at the Long Beach Convention Center. They will be showcasing different types of fashion, music, art, and food just to give a taste … Continued

Sundown Music Festival is the perfect event to wrap up your summer

Not ready for summer to be over? Sundown Music Festival is the perfect event to extend your summer vacation just a little bit longer. After last years success, Sundown Music Festival will be hosting their 2nd annual event on Southern California most popular beach, Huntington State Beach. This 21+ event will be held only on … Continued

Heroes & Villains FanFest 2016

The 2nd annual San Jose Heroes and Villains FanFest, founded by Arrow’s Stephen Amell and James Frazier was held this weekend at the San Jose Convention Center. This convention featured shows like Arrow, The Flash, Legends of Tomorrow, Once Upon a Time, Agents of Shield and the movie Guardians of the Galaxy. This convention mainly focused on … Continued


IDGAFOS weekend is on its way! Today, Dillon Francis announced that his IDGAFOS HDYFEST 3UNION Weekend will be held at the Shine LA on November 3, 2016. Dillon Francis is a electronic dance DJ/Music Producers. He is known for his hit platinum hit song, GET LOW feat. DJ Snake. Dillon Francis is also know to … Continued

Outpost Fest 2016

Outpost Fest is a one-day music and culture event to take place on the downtown streets of Santa Ana, CA, on Saturday, November 12th. This festival will feature many indie rock musicians such as Matt & Kim, BØRNS, Cloud Nothing, Oyster Kids, Luke Scott MacMaster, Ellie Mar and The Ricochets and many more to be … Continued

Mick Jenkins Spreads Love with Upcoming Debut Album and Tour

After a short hiatus, upcoming Chicago rapper Mick Jenkins has now confirmed the release date for his debut album, “The Healing Component” on September 9, 2016. Not only will this be Mick’s debut album but his first full fledged project since his successful mixtape and EP, “The Water[s]” and “Wave[s]”. Confirmed through posting a new … Continued

GenerationWhy: A Dual Experience

Art is a beautiful thing. It is something so broad that there are endless possibilities in classifying what art is or what it can be. Two of the biggest forms of art are music and painting. These two are completely different things, but it is really nice to see artists from these two worlds produce … Continued

CRSSD Music Festival

CRSSD Festival is a music festival featuring some of the biggest names in the electronic dance genre. This relatively new festival hosts three stages: Ocean View Live, City Steps and The Palms at San Diego’s Waterfront Park. There are over 50+ acts this year including Zhu, Miike Snow, Louis The Child, Kaytanada, and many more. … Continued

Vans Warped Tour 2016

Vans Warped Tour is one of the most underrated music festivals we know about but never actually gave it a chance to go to. This year is Vans Warped Tour’s  22nd year anniversary. Both famous and upcoming bands travel all across the United States for one unforgettable tour experience. Well known bands such as Good … Continued

42 Year Old Nas Still Remains a Vanguard of Pop Culture

At the age of 42, Hip-Hop legend Nasir Jones continues to leave his mark on society whether it be in music, clothing, or even film making. Instead of riding the wave of his previous successes, Nas stays a busy man. With recent collaborations with French Montana, The Game, and even the infamous Kanye West, Nas … Continued

The Fashion Show Through Time – Old School Meets New School

As fashion trends come and go, it can be difficult deciding what clothes to hold on to for the next wave of trends. If history has taught us anything, we should expect certain styles to recur in today’s fashion in one way or another.  However, don’t expect all pieces today to have a revival in … Continued

We love music playlist series – Relive Hard Summer

Collective Lifestyle loves music and we want to share that love with the world. Every other week we will be sharing our favorite songs with you. Since HARD Summer was this past weekend, we would like to share with you our favorite songs we heard from the festival. We hope you enjoy!

Martin Garrix drops a new single “In The Name of Love”

Martin Garrix is a 20 year old Dutch music producer. He was known as one of the youngest well known DJs in the world. He is most famous for his song “Animals” which became a huge hit in 2013. Today he drops his new single “In The Name of Love.” This song is featuring Bebe … Continued

HoF x Mister Cartoon x New Era Release

Let’s be honest here, collaborations are fun. It is always nice to see artists share art and create something together. That’s how to truly grow a community and get the most out of it. Recently Mister Cartoon, a renown tattoo artist, who has graced his touch on multiple celebrities, has teamed up with New Era … Continued

5 Things You Can Do To Be More Positive

Worried? Stressed? Tired? In the 21st century, everything moves fast, and it’s really easy to feel like you’re from drowning and the only thing keeping you alive is your mouth just above the surface of the water. Whatever the situation, no matter how busy you may be, there are always solutions and helpful ways to relax … Continued

Us Versus Them

Us Versus Them is a clothing company started in 2005 as a creative outlet and complement to ground breaking Southern California clothing store and art gallery Versus.  In the years since, it has outgrown the confines of it’s humble origins and now stands as an internationally recognized brand. They go by the words, “Keep you … Continued

Rio Prepares for Summer 2016 Olympics by Hiding Slums

The Olympics is a time when the nations of the world come together to “celebrate humanity”. However, the city of Rio de Janeiro, which host this year’s 2016 Summer Olympics in Brazil, have decided that the celebration does not include the poor and impoverished. In preparation for the Summer Olympics, Rio has set up walls … Continued

Words of Wisdom from Jesse Williams

June 26, 2016 was an enlightening night as Jesse Williams gave a speech accepting the BET Humanitarian Award, which is awarded to one for their outstanding work in inspiring change and positive development for the community. If you listen to his words, it’s apparent why he’s the winner. Covering the main issue of racism, he … Continued

Little Things You Can Do To Stop The World From Melting

It’s the height of summer, everyone’s out of school, and we all have things to do. Road trips, beach days, hiking adventures, music festivals, and countless other things that define the summer are being enjoyed in this stress-free time of the year. With all of this fun in the sun, we should always look for … Continued

The Reseda Blvd Summer Art Series

For those of you who have been following us but have yet to understand what we are trying to accomplish, here’s a little taste of the moves that we have been making here in the San Fernando Valley under a project called the “Reseda Blvd Summer Art Series” pushed by The Great Streets L.A., Community … Continued

The Hidden Gems of the Los Angeles’ Outdoors

Here in LA, we are so used to a loud and rambunctious way of life that we often forget about the quiet and unknown sanctuaries that LA has to offer. Many people may reside in LA but few have experienced its subtle side. The great city of LA contains many hidden gems waiting to be … Continued

Further Future Festival is this Weekend!

After an award-winning debut, forward-thinking music and lifestyle festival Further Future returns this spring from April 29 to May 1 to the Moapa River Reservation 40 minutes outside Las Vegas. We’re proud to say they have an amazing speaker lineup and food showcase this year too! Following the success of last year’s Vision Series speakers … Continued

Zanerobe Grinds it Out with Newly Released Fitness Line

Titled “REC”, Zanerobe’s fitness line has just been released exclusively at General Pants Co. in Australia and online! Zanerobe recently released their fitness line by the name of “REC” earlier this week, completely catching streetwear enthusiasts around the world off-guard. Just as Mamba finishes his final season with the NBA, Zanerobe conquers uncharted territory with a historic … Continued

The Big Fish Returns — Coachella’s Technicolor Do LaB Stage Reveals Brilliant 2016 Weekend Lineups

What happens when 12 years of imagination, creativity, taste-making and ingenuity collide? Los Angeles-based music and event production maestros, Do LaB, announce their masterfully-curated and vivacious 2016 musical lineup for the most exuberant stage at Coachella, “Big Fish”. Known for its vibrant embrace and penchant for splishing and splashing fans by way of strategically-placed misters … Continued

Outside Lands Announces their EPIC 2016 Lineup!

Outsidelands  is a 3 day music festival held in San Francisco’s beautiful historic Golden Gate Park. The artist lineup was announced on today (Tuesday). This years headliners includes legendary performers Radiohead, LCD Soundsystem, and Lional Richie. The lineup also includes prominent performers such as Zedd, Lana Del Rey, Duran Duran, Major Lazer, J. Cole, Third Eye Blind, Sufjan … Continued

Vans Warped Tour 2016 Lineup Announced

On March 22, 2016 Vans Warped Tour announced their official line up for their 2016 summer festival. Warped Tour is a multi-city rock music festival. The bands/artists travel to at least 40+ cities across America. This is the 22nd time Vans Warped Tour is hosting this festival. Warped tour is known to showcase the best … Continued

“Deadpool” Review

Deadpool is not your average superhero movie and the world is a better place for it. Let’s be honest, superhero movie burnout is a real thing.  With Marvel seemingly releasing a movie every other month and DC Comics getting darker and grittier with each new film, Deadpool is a needed lungful of gleeful foul-mouthed air. It’s joyfully violent … Continued

Lightning in a Bottle 2016 Lineup Announced

If you missed last year’s Lightning in a Bottle presented by Do Lab, you need to come check out this year’s LIB. This year’s Lightning in a Bottle lineup includes: Chet Faker, Grimes, Jamie XX, Big Gigantic, Cashmere Cat, Tokimonsta, The Polish Ambassador, Mr. Carmack, Four Tet, Guy Gerber, Josh Wink and more! Check it … Continued

Collective Lifestyle – Behind The Scenes Summer Release Script Tees

We hope you all are enjoying your summer and making the best out of it. Last week we did an unexpected shoot in The Valley for our summer release Collective Lifestyle Tee’s and The Valley dad hats that have been brought back by popular demand. We had a fun time shooting with upcoming model Monica Maldonado. Here’s … Continued