Ultra Festival Vendors Still Not Paid Two Months After Event
Ultra Music Festival, one of the largest EDM festivals in the world, took place in Miami earlier this year, however, two vendors are still waiting to get paid. Glen Larson of Dock and Marine Construction told WSVN News 7 Miami that his company built the docks and floating walkways... Read more
Woodstock 50 Announces Oppenheimer & Co. As Financial Advisor
The Woodstock 50 team announced this morning that Oppenheimer & Co. will be the festival’s new financial advisor to complete financing for the festival. Over the past few months, Woodstock 50, the festival commemorating the 1969 event, has faced several hardships. Then, earlier this month, their financial backing partner... Read more
The Cure Reveal New Curated Festival Featuring Pixies, Deftones
In honor of The Cure’s 40-year anniversary, the group will stage their own festival later this year at Pasadena’s Rose Bowl. While The Cure will perform during the event, set to take place on August 31, the Pasadena Daydream Festival will also feature sets from indie and alternative artists... Read more
Woodstock 50 Still In Question, Dentsu Not Obligated To Return $18M
After Woodstock 50’s financial backer Dentsu pulled out of the event, the festival was up in the air. Now, a judge ruled that the festival may continue, but Dentsu is not responsible for returning the $18 million it withdrew from the event. As of this week, organizer Michael Lang... Read more
A Concert Junkie’s Guide To The 2019 Summer Festival Season
California’s Coachella and Stagecoach kicked-off the 2019 festival season earlier this year, and now even more are underway as summer approaches. While there are hundreds of scheduled festivals throughout the season, a handful will have music junkies talking all-year long, with stacked lineups filled with A-list stars dominating the... Read more
Electric Daisy Carnival Reveals Day-By-Day Stage Lineup
The Electric Daisy Carnival, or EDC, has revealed a massive, star-studded lineup of artists set to perform at the electronic dance music festival, now in its 23rd year. The three day concert, which is scheduled for the weekend of May 17 through 19, has officially announced a day-by-day stage... Read more
Lang Releases Statement Regarding Woodstock 50, Claims Fest Is Not Canceled
UPDATE (as of May 1): Rolling Stone reported today that the festival’s production partner, the entertainment company Superfly, has cut ties with the festival. However, Lang says that he is “finishing up discussions” with other production companies that would like to take Superfly’s place. While Lang says the festival... Read more
Las Vegas Country Music Festival Canceled, Ticketholders Feel Ripped-Off
A country music festival, set to take place next month in honor of the 1 October victims, has been canceled, leaving fans feeling ripped-off and uneasy about receiving refunds. The event, dubbed 24 Hours of Country, was supposed to be held from May 10 to 12 at Craig Ranch... Read more
Glastonbury Festival Tickets Sell Out After Resale
England’s Glastonbury Festival is returning this summer after a year off, and when resale tickets went on sale yesterday, tickets sold out in just a mere 23 minutes. The festival previously announced that it was shutting down legal resale in favor of a capped marketplace. Festivalgoers had to secure... Read more
Woodstock Ticket Prices Announced, Smaller Crowd Expected
As fans prepare to experience the nostalgia-ridden Woodstock 50 this August, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the 1969 event, festival organizer Michael Lang has revealed the official ticket price. A ticket to Woodstock 50 will cost dramatically more than it did back in 1969; Lang told Bloomberg that... Read more