music festival

Glastonbury 2019

This Is Everything You're Going to Miss at Glastonbury

The festival's shared its full 2019 line up, so here's a handy guide to everything you'll miss because you're a mess.
Daisy Jones
6.4.19
Glastonbury 2019

Everything We Know About Glastonbury 2019 So Far

Janelle Monae! A mega Victorian pier! Sam Fender?
Daisy Jones
4.4.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Two Nursing Home Escapees Were Found at the World's Biggest Metal Fest

They were "disoriented and dazed" by the time the cops finally tracked them down.
Drew Schwartz
8.7.18
Essays

How Music Communities Can Survive Their Leaders' Alleged Misconduct

Directors at Toronto's Wavelength concert series and Ottawa's Arboretum Music Festival have stepped aside, leading to questions about how these scenes can move forward.
Jill Krajewski
7.11.18
WTF

Why This Music Festival Had to Ban Pineapples

“Organisers were a little concerned about hundreds of pineapples turning up on site so decided to ask fans not to bring them along.”
Phoebe Hurst
8.15.17
thump news

An Endangered Waterfall Forces The xx to Cancel Their Festival

Environmental concerns have halted the Iceland edition of Day + Night.
Alexander Iadarola
6.29.17
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Drake Turned Up at an EDM Festival!

Metro Boomin brought him out for a surprise performance during his set at the Las Vegas festival last night.
Alexander Iadarola
6.20.17
fyre festival

We Asked Actual Business People to Tear Fyre Festival's Leaked Pitch Deck Apart

"I'm actually impressed they managed to wrangle all these big Instagram people into promoting this shit show."
Maddison Connaughton
5.5.17
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81% of Fyre Festival Attendees Applying for Refunds Want to Go Again Next Year

Festival co-founder Billy McFarland shared the information amidst news of a major lawsuit being filed against the festival.
Alexander Iadarola
5.4.17
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Fyre Festival Attendees File $100 Million Lawsuit Against Organizers

The action suit was filed in California yesterday by a celebrity lawyer.
Alexander Iadarola
5.2.17
thump news

Rave Happily Ever After at Disneyland Paris's New EDM Festival

The one-day event, titled Electroland, celebrates the theme park’s 25th anniversary.
Krystal Rodriguez
4.28.17
THE LOOKING GLASS ISSUE

Ticket Options for Your Ideal Music Festival Experience

The Father John Misty package; the 'I'm Only 28, I'm Not Too Old for This' package; and more.
Blythe Roberson
4.1.17
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