Music Festivals News
Jazz Fest kicks off with hometown favorites Connick, Neville
The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival kicks off with performances by some hometown favorites
Fyre Festival promises luxury getaway but doesn't deliver
Young concertgoers were promised a posh concert experience but were left stranded and struggling to get home.
Much-hyped music festival in Bahamas canceled at last minute
Organizers of a much-hyped music festival in the Bahamas have canceled the weekend event at the last minute after many people had already arrived and spent thousands of dollars on tickets and travel
Alison Wonderland, Diplo to play at Electric Daisy Carnival
Alison Wonderland, Diplo, Jauz, Marshmello, Tiesto and Martin Garrix will perform at the 21st edition of the annual Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas in June
Luxe festival leaves attendees disappointed
'Fyre Festival' in the Bahamas promised popular music artists and a luxury experience, but attendees like Hallie Wilson were surprised to find something quite the opposite.
Fyre music festival in Bahamas billed as luxe is 'postponed' after 'total disorganization and chaos'
A luxury music festival planned for this weekend in the Bahamas has been postponed amid a storm of social media complaints from attendees and a statement by the island nation’s tourism office calling the situation "total disorganization and chaos." The official website for the Fyre Festival posted
Jazz Fest kicks off Friday; Connick, Aaron Neville on tap
The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival kicks off its first weekend Friday with performances by native sons Harry Connick Jr., Aaron Neville and Kermit Ruffins whether the weather cooperates or not
Virtual reality, apps add interactivity to music videos
More musicians are using 360-degree cameras, virtual reality musical experiences and vertical videos to reach the smartphone generation of music fans who are discovering new music on their phones and tablets
Gillespie, Monk, Ella celebrated at Chicago Jazz Festival
The 39th Annual Chicago Jazz Festival will celebrate the 100th birthdays of Dizzy Gillespie, Thelonious Monk, and Ella Fitzgerald
German court orders trial over 2010 Love Parade deaths
German judges have ruled that 10 people indicted over a deadly mass panic at the Love Parade techno music festival in 2010 must stand trial, overturning a lower court's decision