Music Festivals

Ten Stories About Music-Festival Drama

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

1. Social Media Is Ruining Music Festivals
2. There Are No More "First-Ever" Art or Music Festivals in Denver
3. The Importance of Actual Diversity in Music-Festival Lineups
4. Mile High Music Festival Not Happening
The promised land is over there somewhere. - ANDY HERMANN
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.

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