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FYF Fest 2015 Lineup

L.A.’s annual FYF Fest has announced its 2015 lineup, and as usual, it’s dope. Frank Ocean and Morrissey headline, and the undercard includes D’Angelo, Deerhunter, Solange, Death Grips, FKA twigs, Spiritualized, Mac DeMarco, Purity Ring, Run The Jewels, Belle & Sebastian, the Jesus And Mary Chain, Dinosaur Jr., Savages, Bloc Party, Toro Y Moi, Neo… More »

By: Chris DeVille / May 6, 2015 - 1:36 pm

Watch The Reunited Blood Brothers Perform At FYF Fest

The Blood Brothers announced their reunion back in May when the lineup for FYF Fest was released. Recently, they expanded their reunion tour a bit with shows in Seattle, New York, Brooklyn, and at Fun Fun Fun Fest later this year. You can watch video of the band playing “Ambulance Vs. Ambulance” and “Crimes” below… More »

By: James Rettig / August 25, 2014 - 8:31 pm

Stereogum’s 9 Favorite Sets From FYF Fest 2014

Los Angeles’ FYF Fest was one of the more stylistically diverse festivals of the year. Its lineup blended major headliners (Phoenix, the Strokes, HAIM) with some of the best electronic musicians in the world (Flying Lotus, Todd Terje, Four Tet), and managed to throw in some choice heavier stuff (Boris, Deafheaven), hip-hop (Earl Sweatshirt, Ru… More »

By: Miles Bowe / August 25, 2014 - 2:32 pm

FYF Fest Lineup 2014

Los Angeles’ FYF Fest just announced their 2014 lineup and it is a goddamn doozy, with the Strokes, Phoenix, Interpol, and Haim at the top, and a zillion other excellent bands below them. Check it out:… More »

By: Michael Nelson / May 16, 2014 - 1:25 pm

FYF Fest 2013 Lineup

The lineup for Los Angeles’s FYF Fest has been announced, and it’s completely stacked. The festival will run August 24 and 25 in L.A. State Historic Park, and over those two days, there’s not a lot to miss. The headliners are legit all-stars — the Yeah Yeah Yeahs on Saturday and My Bloody Fucking Valentine… More »

By: Michael Nelson / May 13, 2013 - 1:43 pm

Report & Photos From FYF Fest 2012

Ever since I was old enough to complain, my dad took great pleasure in the act of dragging my always-resistant ass to music festivals. A summer full of glorious music for him meant a summer full of unstifled groans from me. His taste in music back then — folk, folk, and nothing but folk –… More »

By: Aaron Lariviere / September 4, 2012 - 4:52 pm

FYF Fest 2012 Lineup

L.A.’s punk-flavored indie throwdown FYF Fest — formerly the more-awesomely-named Fuck Yeah Fest — has just announced its lineup for this year. And here’s the first thing worth reporting: That Quicksand reunion from last week? Not a fluke! They’re doing at least one more show, and it’s at this festival. The show goes down 9/1-2… More »

By: Tom Breihan / June 18, 2012 - 2:37 pm

FYF Fest 2011 In Photos

FYF Fest, which has had issues with security and crowds in previous years, seems to have moved past those problems and evolved into a healthier, happier festival. Standout sets included Girls, who played heavily from their upcoming Father, Son, Holy Ghost, buzzbuilders Purity Ring and steady, show-those-tikes-how-it’s-done vets like Guided By Voices and the Descendents. More »

By: Corban Goble / September 6, 2011 - 4:40 pm

FYF Fest 2011 Lineup

There were some crowding issues at FYF Fest 2010, but they’ve since joined forces with Goldenvoice in the hopes of “counter[ing] some of last year’s issues” and “to ensure a safe and fun environment for all.” Improvements include a new location near City Hall in downtown L.A., additional entrances (with a separate entrance for VIP… More »

By: brandon / June 15, 2011 - 4:48 pm

FYF Fest 2010 In Photos

This past weekend L.A. hosted the heavily (and according to various reports, perhaps overly) attended Fuck Yeah Festival. Great lineup, though apparently not the most easily navigated festival experience, according to our forces on the ground. We sent photographers Graeme Flegenheimer and Patrick Collier, who suffered through $4 water bottle prices and severe crowding to… More »

By: Amrit Singh / September 8, 2010 - 4:15 pm