Lights shooting out from a stage over a festival crowd

MP3 PHOTO: Festival Lights – Sonic Bloom 2023

Dive into the radiant splendor of Sonic Bloom 2023, held beneath the star-dusted Colorado sky. The annual extravaganza, cradled amidst the captivating vistas of Hummingbird Ranch, Colorado, takes on a new hue as twilight gives way to darkness. The festival backdrop bursts into brilliance with the effervescent lighting of the stage setups, art displays, and the festival-goers themselves, delivering a nocturnal escapade that’s truly unique.

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MP3 MAG was absolutely delighted to document the twinkling spectacle of Sonic Bloom 2023. Join us on our beguiling pictorial odyssey as we spotlight our top nocturnal captures from Sonic Bloom 2023, ranging from the resplendently lit exhibits to the fluorescent shimmer of lights brandished by fans.


Franz Hilberath is a writer, publicist, artist manager, and editor/founder of MP3 MAG. Franz's passion for telling creative's stories began as a journalist with local and national newspapers (Creative Loafing, USA Today), magazines (Marquee, Man of the Hour), and blogs (, CULTR). His byline spans live event coverage, music reviews and interviews with innovators such as ODESZA, Marc Rebillet, RUFUS DU SOL, Lee “Scratch” Perry, GRiZ, & SOFI TUKKER. Today, as an independent publicist (Franz.mp3), Franz has represented true creatives and esteemed labels such as Zeds Dead (Deadbeats), Gravitas Recordings, Mersiv (MorFlo Records), Night Tales (Ultra Records), Of The Trees (Memory Palace), Justin Jay (Fantastic Voyage), Meduso, KHIVA, RaeCola, THRASHA and more.