music festivals

The Festival Harm Reduction Project
The Festival Harm Reduction Project

Tainted Drugs at Music Festivals a Major Concern for Canadians: VICE Survey

Over 4,600 people responded to our questionnaire about substance use and harm reduction at concerts.
Max Mertens
7.10.17
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New Local Australian Policy to Allow "Stop and Search" for Drugs Without Cause

The policy has been described as a "zero-tolerance" approach to drug users at music festivals.
Britt Julious
6.19.17
Features
Features

25 Portraits Proving Moogfest is Everything You Want a Festival to Be

Where else can you see Flying Lotus, Hannibal Buress, and REM's Michael Stipe in one place?
THUMP Canada Staff
6.8.17
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There's Still A Lot of Money to Be Made in Dance Music, Report Says

The International Music Summit kicked off in Ibiza earlier today with its annual industry breakdown.
Krystal Rodriguez
5.24.17
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At Least Six UK Festivals Plan to Allow Drug Testing This Summer

Cambridgeshire's Secret Garden Party led the charge last year.
Krystal Rodriguez
5.22.17
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Live Nation to Offer $799 All-Access Pass to Over 90 Festivals Worldwide

Including EDC Las Vegas, Creamfields, and Bonnaroo.
Krystal Rodriguez
5.22.17
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UK Music Festival Websites to Go Dark Next Week in Campaign Against Sexual Assault

Popular weekenders including Bestival and Parklife are committing to making their events a safer space.
Krystal Rodriguez
5.5.17
Weed Week
Weed Week

We Spoke to the Inventor of the Weed Flower Crown, a Festival Accessory that is Actually Cool

California-based marijuana farm Lowell Herb Co. gave a popular Coachella accessory a 420-friendly makeover.
Krystal Rodriguez
4.19.17
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Electric Island Celebrates Fifth Anniversary with Nina Kraviz, Dâm-Funk, The Black Madonna, and More

The Toronto summer festival series unveils its 2017 lineup.
Corinne Przybyslawski
4.13.17
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Celebrate Shambhala's 20th Anniversary with A-Trak, Datsik, Slushii, and More

The beloved British Columbia electronic festival unveils their 2017 lineup.
Corinne Przybyslawski
4.6.17
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Secret Garden Party Announces This Year's Festival Will Be Its Last

“I concede to the infamous phrase that ‘All good things must come to an end.’”
Krystal Rodriguez
3.3.17
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Users' Personal Details at Risk in Coachella Website Hack

The hack has reported to authorities and is currently under investigation.
Alexander Iadarola
3.1.17