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The All-Woman Music Festival Trying to Right the Wrongs of Music Festivals

Yola Dia was chock full of women and nonbinary folks on stage, in the crowd, and behind the scenes. Will more events like it help fix the gender disparities that plague major music festivals?
Trish Bendix
9.2.19
Culture

Having Sex at Music Festivals Is a Terrible Idea

Tinder is out here still trying to get you laid when you're surrounded by people passed out in their own molly vomit.
Alex Zaragoza
5.2.19
Culture

Kanye West’s Quest to Become God

The rapper went from courting controversy to leading a quasi-Christian church. But whose soul is he trying to save?
Naima Cochrane
4.30.19
we saw this

Kanye West's Sunday Service Is Not a Redemption Story

What happened at the religious spectacle Kanye staged on the last morning of Coachella.
Paul Thompson
4.23.19
Noisey News

Beyoncé Just Dropped a Live Album with Her Beychella Documentary

The release of 'Homecoming' on Netflix also included a surprise 40-track recording from her 2018 Coachella performance.
Alex Zaragoza
4.18.19
CONCERT TICKETS

Outdoor Festivals Need to Sell Out to Survive

Do smaller, niche festivals stand a fighting chance in a world of mega concerts?
Kevin Spurgaitis
3.9.19
Coachella

Kanye's Not Playing Coachella Because They Wouldn't Build Him a Big Dome

Kanye originally had Ariana Grande's headlining spot but pulled out over something very, very dumb.
Shaad D’Souza
1.13.19
consent

Coachella Is Taking Steps To Prevent Sexual Assault

Coachella's new Every One initiative will include trained counselors, consent guidelines, and "safety ambassadors" at this year's festival.
Leila Ettachfini
1.7.19
Music

We Reviewed Every Band Playing Coachella 2019

You all are probably tired of us doing this every year but we don’t care tbh.
Noisey Staff
1.6.19
Music

The Coachella 2019 Lineup Is Here, Baby!

Ariana Grande, Childish Gambino, Tame Impala, and more are slated for the mega-fest's 20th edition.
Andrea Domanick
1.6.19
Noisey

Beyoncé's Coachella Performance Has an Incredibly Sweet Origin Story

The singer opened up about her legendary Coachella performance and OTR II in a personal essay for the September Issue of 'Vogue.'
Kristin Corry
8.7.18
coachella 2018

Lord Grant Me the Serenity of Fans Who Waited 12 Hours for Beyoncé

On Coachella's second weekend, we spoke to members of the Beyhive from around the world about enduring hours of sun and strife for Bey's headlining glory.
Andrea Domanick
4.26.18
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