Tag Archives: Festival

Ultra Music Festival is leaving Miami after 21 years

Though Florida is no stranger to shocking news, the latest news from Ultra Music Festival is both surprising and simultaneously expected. After being based in Miami for 21 years ever since it’s inaugural festival in 1999, Ultra Music Festival is now looking for a new home. According to an open letter the festival shared today,

Woodstock co-founder maintains 50th anniversary festival hasn’t been canceled

Earlier today brought news of Woodstock 50’s cancelation. A statement attributed to Dentsu Aegis Network, the primary investor behind the festival, said, “we don’t believe the production of the festival can be executed as an event worthy of the Woodstock Brand name while also ensuring the health and safety of the artists, partners and attendees.” Now,

LL Cool J wins trademark lawsuit over Rock the Bells Festival

Back in November, we learned that LL Cool J filed a trademark lawsuit against the promoters behind the hip-hop music festival Rock the Bells for lifting the name from his 1985 single. Well, he won. #mamasaidknockyouout According to Billboard, a California federal judge has ruled that Guerrilla Union must refrain from using the title without his

Coachella stagehand dies while setting up festival

Coachella has suffered a tragedy a week ahead of its festivities. According to TMZ, a stagehand fell 60 feet to his death on Saturday morning while setting up one of the stages on the Empire Polo Club grounds in Indio, California. Eyewitnesses claim he was climbing the stage scaffolding, and that he wasn’t wearing a

Mo Pop 2019: Tame Impala and Vampire Weekend to headline Detroit festival

Tame Impala (Ben Kaye) and Vampire Weekend (Paul R. Giunta) Mo Pop has revealed its 2019 lineup. The annual Detroit music festival returns to West RiverFront Park from July 27th-28th. Tame Impala and Vampire Weekend top a lineup also featuring Lizzo, Kali Uchis, Noname, King Princess, Snail Mail, J.I.D, The Story So Far, Ella Mai,

TV Review: Documentary Now! Season 3 Presents Another Festival of Uproarious Mockumentaries

The Pitch: The third season (or 52nd, if you’re looking within the show’s universe) of IFC’s Documentary Now! sees host Helen Mirren introducing a new crop of bold, probing documentaries about the human condition. “Batshit Valley” (Pts. 1 & 2) is a double-length take on Wild Wild Country, in which a town is terrorized by a mysterious sex

Cardi B rejects Offset’s public apology at Rolling Loud Festival: Watch

Despite his best efforts, Offset has been unsuccessful in saving his marriage with Cardi B. Ever since the hip-hop power couple broke up last month, the Migos rapper has been trying to win her back. This evening, Offset crashed Cardi B’s set at Rolling Loud Festival in Los Angeles, surprising his ex with a bouquet