Posts Tagged ‘fyre festival’

Fyre’s Fuck Up’s: Where Billy McFarland Went Wrong

by Katy Clark
Let me start by saying planning a festival is not easy by any means, there are inevitably some mistakes that will be made along the way, and some level of tolerance and consideration that the audience should have. Being the devils advocate for this horrific outcome would involve thinking how stressful it must have been working […]

Memorable Moments in the EDM Community in 2017

by Erin Riedl
As 2018 approaches, let’s take a moment to look back on some of the memorable moments in the Electronic Dance Music community for 2017. January: The year started out with some hilariousness from producer Dillon Francis. Francis used his Snapchat account to both narrate and voice his opinions on popular dating show, “The Bachelor”. Those […]

The Internet Wasted No Time Roasting Fyre Festival Attendees

by meganetarter
By now, you’ve no doubt heard about the disastrous Fyre Festival, Ja Rule’s scammy festival held in the Bahamas and promoted by supermodels. With ticket prices reportedly ranging from $4,000 up to $250,000 for a 12-person VIP experience, the festival was out-of-touch for most average festival-goers, with the majority of ticket-buyers being in a higher tax […]

Fyre Festival Crumbles Amidst Organizational Chaos, Leaving Hundreds Stranded in Bahamas

by meganetarter
Often, as I’m working my 9-5 desk job, I wonder what it would be like to be an over-privileged Instagram kid, enjoying the high life. But today I’m grateful that I’m a pleb, because said Instagram kids are currently stranded on an island in the Bahamas Lord of the Flies style after a festival/scam gone […]