music festivals

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
1.8.19
Coachella

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
1.3.19
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
4.10.18
Coachella

We Reviewed Every Band Playing Coachella 2018

An annual tradition that we annually regret doing.
Noisey Staff
1.3.18
Noisey News

Fyre Festival's Billy McFarland Pleads Not Guilty to Charges of Fraud

He responded in court on Monday to two counts of wire fraud and two counts of making false statements to a bank.
Noisey Staff
10.3.17
hey there

We Asked the Happiest People at Lovebox About Their Worries

Nothing like a lovely day of sunshine and live music to remind yourself of your deepest concerns!
Moya Lothian-McLean
7.17.17
This Is Important

Hey Toronto, Manifesto 11 Is Happening and It's Gonna Be Live As Hell

With Majid Jordan, the Internet, Isaiah Rashad, Sean Leon, and more playing, how can you go wrong?
Noisey Canada Staff
6.2.17
Op-Eds

Music Festivals Need to Do More to Prevent Sexual Assaults

When festival organizers and bystanders are poorly educated on how to handle or prevent sexual assaults, it implicitly says this behaviour is acceptable.
Jill Krajewski
8.18.16
surveys

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.
Max Mertens
7.10.16
Festivals 2015

This Is What It's Like to Take Your Little Kids to a Music Festival

We decided our whole crew was going to attend a legit multi-day music festival together and see if it would be the greatest two days of their young lives and would make us the coolest parents on the block.
Patrick McNamara
8.26.15
Festivals 2015

How to Do Portland's MusicFest NW In Style: An Expert's Guide

The Portland music festival is a world of fun if you play your cards right.
Christine Heeley
8.22.15
Interviews

Runaway Fest Is a Music Festival Booked Entirely By High Schoolers

With a solid lineup and a hearty DIY spirit, could Runaway be the next FYF?
Art Tavana
7.5.15
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