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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 »

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Watch Solange & Dev Hynes Reconcile At FYF Fest

One of the first projects that revealed Dev Hynes as a mastermind producer/collaborator was Solange's 2012 True EP. About a year after that EP came…
Caitlin White | August 24, 2015 - 2:34 pm

12 Memorable Moments From FYF Fest 2015

FYF is a weird festival. Tucked away at LA’s Exposition Park, tucked away towards the end of the summer—this isn’t one of the big blockbuster…
Ryan Leas | August 24, 2015 - 2:18 pm

Artist Portaits From FYF Fest 2015

FYF Fest took over LA’s Memorial Sports Arena this past weekend, with headlining sets from Morrissey and Kanye West (who joined the bill after Frank…
Stereogum | August 24, 2015 - 12:53 pm

Watch Rihanna And Travi$ Scott Join Kanye West At FYF Fest

After Frank Ocean continued his recent trend of disappointing people by pulling out of FYF Fest two days before the festivities began, Kanye West stepped…
Peter Helman | August 23, 2015 - 1:28 pm

Frank Ocean Cancels FYF Fest, Kanye West Now Headlining

Two days before L.A.’s FYF Fest kicks off on Saturday, one of the headliners has pulled out. Surprisingly, it isn’t Morrissey. According to a pre…
Peter Helman | August 20, 2015 - 8:51 pm

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,…
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…
James Rettig | August 25, 2014 - 8:31 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,…
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…
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…
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…
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,…
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’…
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…
Amrit Singh | September 8, 2010 - 4:15 pm