Cardi B put on a spectacular Coachella set Sunday evening, one second only to Beyoncé’s, and, I mean, listen, there’s no human on Earth that can or should top #Beychella. But it’s a really good thing the show went off without a hitch, because apparently it cost Cardi B an insane amount of money to perform, so I guess…
As the first anniversary of the Fyre Festival, the most spectacular scam in recent memory, approaches, here is a spot of really thrilling news: Hulu has just acquired a multi-part docuseries about this delicious disaster, set to air in 2019.
Not unlike politicians promising to lower fossil-fuel emissions by the year 20-whenever, the head honchos of 45 music festivals and conferences have made a promise that they’ll try to keep: maintaining a 50/50 gender balance on their lineups—by the year 2022.
The poor attendants of Fyre Festival, the disastrous destination festival that left people stranded in the Bahamas, are now at risk of being scammed into attending bogus luxury events again.
On Wednesday Moogfest, the Durham, North Carolina-based electronic music festival, announced that their 2018 line-up would be led by female, non-binary, and transgender artists.
Ja Rule claims his business partner Billy McFarland is legally responsible for the Fyre Festival scam that ended in shambles and lawsuits.
Please, in all that is good and fair in the world, stop dishonoring the good bad name of the Fyre Festival by comparing other disastrous events to it. The Fyre Festival is and will always be one of a kind.
Fyre Festival organizer Billy McFarland is reportedly looking to make a plea deal with federal prosecutors after being charged with wire fraud.
Bråvalla, Sweden’s largest music festival, has reportedly been canceled for next year after police were notified of 23 sexual assaults and four rapes at the 2017 festival.
It’s the season of music festivals, plein air drug markets with bands. But go easy on the hippies. Tennessee’s Bonnaroo Music Festival habitually has drug-related deaths–at least 13 since a 22-year-old reportedly intoxicated man was run over and killed while trying to cross the highway last year.
Fyre Festival, the “luxury” music festival hosted by Ja Rule that turned out to be a terrifying empty Bahamian beach covered in unbuilt furniture and wild dogs, already has several lawsuits stacked against it for fraud. And now, just when you thought it could not get any worse, the festival is reportedly being…
Instead of a fun weekend of music and luxury, the inaugural year of the Fyre Festival turned into hours of torment for hundreds of music fans. Co-created by Ja Rule, the festival was originally billed as an experiential event, complete with fine dining and perks, but guests soon realized the odds were not in their…
Ja Rule has finally commented on his nightmare Fyre Festival, insisting that this was “NOT A SCAM” and “NOT MY FAULT” and that his priority is getting people off the island.
The Fyre Festival, a fancy multi-day music event in the Bahamas that promised an experience fit for a king or queen, turned into what attendees called a wretched “dystopian” debacle that makes Gilligan’s Island seem like a cool vacation destination.
Coachella is better known for its #corporate #sponsorships than its barrier-breaking celebrity fashion, but this year the relentless boho vibe seems to have been shaken off somewhat and replaced by something... not bad, overall? Like, some of it was cute. In my opinion.
Global warming! Fingers typing! Fast traffic! Wind and rain! Eyeballs! We’re all going to die, VERY soon—unless you attend the Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas. There, you will be spared from fear, loss, and the inevitable wrath of Kim Jong Un, protected by an incredible technicolor force field of rave sweat and…
Festival fashion —with its fringe and floppy hats and Stevie-Nicks-would-never floaty dresses—will probably never die. But if you’re going to Coachella this year and feel compelled to participate in the gross sartorial tradition of dressing like you spent your gap year learning macrame and doing yoga on an Indonesian…
Rat Boy, Oh Wonder and Prose have been announced as acts on the lineup for the U.K.’s Reading and Leeds Festival in August. Also, You Me at Six, Angel, Avelino, Bear’s Den, the Amity Affliction and Giggs. And DAVE. Everything Everything. Billy Talent. Marshmello! Camelphat! Wiley! James Organ. In addition, Picture…
Truly, it was only a matter of time. Seeing as how Beyoncé has fully nailed Coachella fashion, it makes sense that she’ll now dive all the way in joining Kendrick Lamar and Radiohead as headline acts for the 2017 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival.
The busiest time at Lurie Children’s Hospital in Chicago isn’t Halloween or the Fourth of July. It’s the weekend of Lollapalooza, when teen festival goers—rather than chilling out to some Radiohead—are getting so fucked up on drugs or booze that they’re brought to the hospital in droves.