Festivals

Music

nearly half of all women at festivals experience harassment, so why aren’t we doing more about it?

It’s that time of year again.
Roisin Lanigan
6.28.18
straight ups

this is mighty hoopla, straight up

Photographer Amber Grace Dixon accosted the coolest kids with the coolest looks at London's biggest, gayest festival.
Bojana Kozarevic
6.8.18
Music

backstage photos of erykah badu and others at field day

Ft. Thundercat, IAMDDB, NAO and more!
Frankie Dunn
6.4.18
Music

the new chvrches video is a riot

Literally.
Georgie Wright
4.27.18
Think Pieces

the australian festival experience is changing for the better

We're finally beginning to say goodbye to festivals that force us to suspend our values.
Nayuka Gorrie
1.15.18
Music

a guide to starting your own music festival

In an ever-expanding market of music festivals worldwide, we spoke to the director of Lost Village festival, a house and techno-heavy end of summer blowout, to find out how to create something unique.
Ryan White
9.22.17
News

patti smith is coming to australia for bluesfest in 2017

She's going to perform he debut album, Horses, start to finish.
Isabelle Hellyer
8.25.16
music interviews

queer icon and activist dj sveta is celebrating 20 years of trying to change the world

Talking to the DJ about ignoring music’s LGBT heritage and why Australia should be proud of our integrated queer scenes.
Sabina McKenna
4.28.16
News

don’t freak out, but all your teen dreams came true this week

With the Strokes, the Avalanches, Solja Boy and Uffie all making come backs it’s time to rethink your MySpace top 8.
Wendy Syfret
4.13.16
Culture

surprise: the brains behind your fave festivals are great at other stuff too

Speaking to the curators of Off The Grid, Sugar Mountain, Boogie, Inner Varnika and Let Them Eat Cake about career highlights and what they like to do in their downtime.
Erin McConchie
4.13.16
News

police are calling for the end of the rainbow serpent festival

After making over 40 drug arrests during the weekend long festival, the authorities say the party is over.
Wendy Syfret
1.29.16
News

​haim want to bring back all-female led festivals

Their all-girl, dream line-up would include Lorde, Florence and the Machine, Savages, Chvrches and Taylor Swift.
Felicity Kinsella
10.5.15