February 5, 2017 | 8:00am
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.
1. Social Media Is Ruining Music Festivals
Art and people become one at Fantasia 2014.
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.
3. The Importance of Actual Diversity in Music-Festival Lineups
4. Mile High Music Festival Not Happening
The promised land is over there somewhere.
5. Music Festival Nightmare: Here's What It's Like to Lose Your Phone at Coachella
Read on for more music-festival drama.
6. How Not to Talk to a Woman at a Music Festival (or Anywhere Else)
The People's Fair
7. Changes Coming to People's Fair and Oldest Registered Neighborhood Group
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
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.
10. Denver Debates Hosting a Massive Coachella-Like Music Fest on Public Land