These fans want another festival at Red Rocks.EXPAND
These fans want another festival at Red Rocks.
Brandon Marshall

Ten Stories About Music-Festival Drama

As Denverites weigh whether to bring a new music festival to Overland Park Golf Course, we think it's time to review some of our past coverage of music-festival drama. Here are ten stories looking at messy music-festival history in Denver and beyond.

So many cell phones. Too many, even.
So many cell phones. Too many, even.
Timothy Norris for LA Weekly. More here.

1. Social Media Is Ruining Music Festivals

Art and people become one at Fantasia 2014.
Art and people become one at Fantasia 2014.
Brandon Marshall

2. There Are No More "First-Ever" Art or Music Festivals in Denver

Kim Gordon of Sonic Youth is one of many female rock icons of the ’90s.EXPAND
Kim Gordon of Sonic Youth is one of many female rock icons of the ’90s.
Flickr user Greg Neate

3. The Importance of Actual Diversity in Music-Festival Lineups

Ten Stories About Music-Festival Drama (4)
Westword archives

4. Mile High Music Festival Not Happening

The promised land is over there somewhere.
The promised land is over there somewhere.
Andy Hermann

5. Music Festival Nightmare: Here's What It's Like to Lose Your Phone at Coachella

Read on for more music-festival drama.

Ten Stories About Music-Festival Drama (6)
Bree Davies

6. How Not to Talk to a Woman at a Music Festival (or Anywhere Else)

The People's Fair
The People's Fair
Brandon Marshall

7. Changes Coming to People's Fair and Oldest Registered Neighborhood Group

The City Park Bandshell.
The City Park Bandshell.
Photo courtesy City Park Jazz

8. Chive Fest Hopes to Be Among City Park's First Major Music Festivals, Despite Concerns

Ten Stories About Music-Festival Drama (10)
Mile High Music Festival Ticket

9. Was India Arie's Brother Arrested at Mile High Music Festival?

The closing slide in the AEG/Superfly presentation about a potential music festival in Denver.EXPAND
The closing slide in the AEG/Superfly presentation about a potential music festival in Denver.
Kyle Harris

10. Denver Debates Hosting a Massive Coachella-Like Music Fest on Public Land

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