Woodstock

News

Exclusive: Documents Reveal Strange Details About Canceled Woodstock 50

VICE obtained the festival's official set times, a list of banned items, and massive bills for Narcan and porta-potties.
Drew Schwartz
8.27.19
News

A Radio Station Is Streaming Woodstock ’69 in Full This Weekend

Philadelphia’s WXPN will be airing the festival’s entire archived audio in real time, including the concerts, rain delays, and stage announcements.
Josh Terry
8.15.19
Anniversaries

Woodstock '99 Was the Shape of Toxic Masculinity to Come

The violence, nihilism, and pervasive misogyny of Woodstock '99 foretold an America that no longer believed in free love.
Zachary Lipez
7.24.19
News

It's Time for Woodstock 50 to Just Give Up Already

After two rejections, organizers are applying for yet another permit to host a three-day festival in upstate New York.
Josh Terry
7.18.19
music news

A Complete Play-By-Play of How Woodstock 50 Became a Total Fiasco

From backstabbing to bill changes, here’s every bizarre thing that's turned the event into a disaster nearing Fyre Festival proportions.
Josh Terry
7.12.19
Culture

Everything You Need to Know About the Mess That Is Woodstock 50

After its biggest investor said the festival was canceled, Woodstock's organizers are insisting the show will go on.
Drew Schwartz
4.30.19
Music

Woodstock 50 Has Been Canceled

Update: The festival's financier says it is done, but Woodstock 50 organizers have denied the claims.
River Donaghey
4.29.19
music festivals

Jay-Z, Janelle Monae, and Other Reasons Woodstock 2019 Might Not Be Disastrous

The festival's 50th anniversary has a lot of past chaos to make up for, but is starting out strong with a stacked lineup.
Taylor Hosking
3.20.19
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
3.1.19
This Actually Happened

We Need to Address the Line-Up for Woodstock ‘99

"The day the 90s died" was also the nexus for Generation X.
Emma Garland
9.5.17
crime

Serial killer nurse pleads guilty to killing eight

Elizabeth Wettlaufer admitted to lethally injecting her victims with insulin with the intention to kill.
Tamara Khandaker
6.1.17
Premieres

Fight Apathy with Portugal. The Man in Their Interactive Video for "Feel It Still"

Back with their first release in years, P.TM aren't pussyfooting around: this video features 30 ways to harness your anger and fight injustice in this bewildering era of Trump.
Noisey Staff
3.6.17
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