Everything You Need to Remember Ahead of Festival Season
Don't bring psychedelics if you've never taken them, and stock your flat with delicious food for the following week.
Oh Shit, SZA, Lil Wayne, and Tyler, The Creator Are Playing Governors Ball
The Strokes, Brockhampton, Mitski, the 1975 and more fill out the rest of the New York fest's 2019 edition.
We Reviewed Every Band Playing Coachella 2019
You all are probably tired of us doing this every year but we don’t care tbh.
Sorry Folks, That Memo About Pizza-Fucking on Holy Ship Is Fake
A representative for Norwegian Cruise Line says it was "a prank carried out by one of the guests."
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A Sociologist Explains Why You Get Depressed After Festivals
Humans define themselves in relation to others, and it sucks to leave that behind.
The Festival Harm Reduction Project
Tainted Drugs at Music Festivals a Major Concern for Canadians: VICE Survey
Over 4,600 people responded to our questionnaire about substance use and harm reduction at concerts.
This Guy Changed Music Festival Food Forever
The dumpster fire that was the Fyre Festival reminds us that planning a solid music and food lineup is no easy feat—and Nic Adler is more than up to the task.
Natalie B. Compton
When Festivals Respond to Their Environment, Magic Happens
We spent an enlightening weekend at Milan's Terraforma, the most exciting small festival in Europe.
Listen to a Ludicrously Lugubrious Mix by Leeds Legends Cosmic Slop
Before they head to Dimensions, treat yourself to 80 minutes of magic from the residents of one of the UK's best nights out.
The Expert's Guide to Pool Party Etiquette
Lotion, latex, and loungers—here's everything you need to know to make sure your next poolside soiree goes off with a splash.
The Tracks that Have Made Beat Hotel a Glastonbury Staple
The festival institution are set to celebrate their sixth birthday in style—here's a smattering of classic cuts from the last few years.
Belfast's AVA Festival Was an Early-Summer Screamer
The third edition of the event solidified its reputation as a now-essential part of the calendar.