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Marfa Is Magic
Marfa Myths is the anti-Coachella, and at just 800 attendees, the festival is small out of necessity. But that's exactly why it's special.
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.
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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.
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.
The ACLU Is Coming for Coachella
In 2018, two Coachella attendees said that they were barred from restrooms that corresponded with their gender identities. Now, the ACLU is demanding the music festival create a written policy that is more inclusive of transgender people.
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.
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.
We Reviewed Every Band Playing Coachella 2019
You all are probably tired of us doing this every year but we don’t care tbh.
The Steady Rise of the Trippy Festival
Music festivals have always been the bedrock of psychedelic drug taking. Now psychedelic-themed festivals have reached a new high, as more people search for meaning away from their nine-to-five lives
Music Festival That Banned Cisgender Men Found Guilty of Discrimination
Statement Festival—a music event for cis women, nonbinary and transgender people—was found in violation Sweden's laws on gender-based discrimination.
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This Teen Got Her Head Stuck in a Tailpipe and Just Owned the Hell Out of It
"Yeah I'm the tailpipe girl, whatchu know about it?"
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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).