Panorama Photo Recap: Alabama Shakes, Major Lazer, Run the Jewels, The National + more

Hot times and hot tunes at Panorama NYC this weekend! Hear interviews with performers and more!

Caitlin Carter
July 23, 2016

The inaugural Panorama festival is in the books. We heard sets from Alabama Shakes, The National, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Run the Jewels, Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, Major Lazer, Foals, White Lung, Silversun Pickups and more on The Spectrum (Ch. 28)Jam On (Ch. 29)SiriusXMU (Ch. 35), Alt Nation (Ch. 36) and Hip Hop Nation (Ch. 44). Check out what we were up to during Panorama’s first year in New York City!

Friday, July 22 (Day 1)

The first day of the festival was a hot one. With temperatures in the 90s, we braved the heat and it was totally worth it.

We aired a live broadcast of Silversun Pickups’ set:

We sat down with Kevin Drew of Broken Social Scene then checked out their set:


We danced to Major Lazer in the afternoon:

We caught up with Brittany Howard of Alabama Shakes then aired a live broadcast of their set:

Saturday, July 23 (Day 2)

Another scorcher on Randall’s Island today but the music is even hotter. See what we’ve been up to:

Madison sat down with Yannis Philippakis & Jimmy Smith before Foals‘ set at Panorama (and even got Yannis to crack a smile)!

Then we headed to the Pavillion tent for an energetic set from Anderson .Paak:

We pushed through the afternoon heat with a bouncy and breezy performance by Blood Orange:

We saw the National play as the sun set:

Then caught some of Sufjan Steven’s psychedelic performance in the Pavillion tent:

Sunday, July 24 (Day 3)

We’re closing out the last day of the fest, but it’s not over yet! See what we’ve been up to on Panorama’s final day!

We rocked out with White Lung:

Got rowdy with Flatbush Zombies:

Jenny Eliscu sat down with Kurt Vile to talk about hair care and cut off jeans before his Sunday set:


Got down with Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats at the Pavillon tent:

Caught Run the Jewels going all out on the main stage:

We rocked out with the lovely Grace Potter:

And that’s a wrap folks!!