music festivals

News

Exclusive: Documents Reveal Strange Details About Cancelled 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
8.28.19
News

RIP Woodstock 50, a Disaster of a Festival that Never Was

The beleaguered festival has finally, mercifully called it quits.
Josh Terry
8.1.19
News

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

After two rejections, organisers are applying for yet another permit to host a three-day festival in upstate New York.
Josh Terry
7.19.19
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
7.14.19
Festivals

Here Are Some of 2019’s Most Exciting New Music Festivals!

Music is taking a backseat to more experienced-based festivals. I have some #concepts I'd like to run by you.
Lauren O'Neill
5.17.19
Culture

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

After its biggest investor said the festival was cancelled, Woodstock's organisers are insisting the show will go on.
Drew Schwartz
4.30.19
we saw this

Idaho's Treefort Is Better Than the Mega-Festivals

Why I traveled all the way from Australia to Boise, Idaho in a time when the lineups for most music festivals all seem the same.
Shaad D’Souza
4.3.19
Noisey News

Bonnaroo 2019: Post Malone, Childish Gambino, and Lots and Lots of Phish

Three Phish sets lead a lineup for Manchester, Tennessee's long-running behemoth that includes Cardi B, Brandi Carlile, and The National.
Shaad D’Souza
1.9.19
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
1.4.19
Drugs

6 Steps for Helping a Friend Through a Bad Psychedelic Trip

Start by not calling it a "bad trip."
David Bienenstock
4.30.18
we saw this

What It's Like to Go to a Music Festival When You're Pregnant as Hell

I went to Sónar Reykjavík five months pregnant to see Danny Brown, meet Björk, and prove that I've still got it (and that I love live music).
Leslie Horn
4.11.18
Coachella

We Reviewed Every Band Playing Coachella 2018

An annual tradition that we annually regret doing.
Noisey Staff
1.4.18
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