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Dylan Brings (Some Of) The Hits To Firefly

This weekend marked the 50th anniversary of the Monterey Pop Festival. You might've noticed headlines recently looking back at Monterey, calling it the moment rock…
Ryan Leas | June 18, 2017 - 6:57 pm

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Weezer’s Hit-Filled Firefly Set Was A Nearly Perfect Situation

Like many American festivals through the first half of 2017, Firefly's lineup has suffered this year. Whether it's over-saturation or simply artists' touring and album…
Ryan Leas | June 17, 2017 - 2:02 pm

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The 5 Best Moments Of Firefly 2015 Sunday

After three days of cloud cover, Firefly's final outing unfolded entirely in the hot, hot sun. The crowds thickened up, too, which made maneuvering around…
Patrick Hosken | June 22, 2015 - 2:18 pm

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20-Year-Old Concertgoer Dies At Firefly Festival

A 20-year-old woman has died on the campgrounds of a popular music festival in Delaware that has drawn tens of thousands of people.
Associated Press | June 17, 2018 - 8:20 pm

Eminem Responds To Critics Of Gunshot Sound With Passive-Aggressive Stage Message

Eminem received criticism last week for playing what sounded like gunshot effects during his Bonnaroo set. Last night, he responded to the complaints by ignoring…
Julia Gray | June 17, 2018 - 12:43 pm

Firefly 2018 Lineup

The people behind Delaware's Firefly Festival just announced the lineup for this year's festival, which goes down 6/14-17 at the Woodlands in Dover. And the…
Tom Breihan | January 11, 2018 - 9:17 am

Firefly Fest-goer Discovers Human Remains In The Woods

State police are investigating the discovery of skeletal human remains found in a wooded area near Firefly Music Festival, just outside Delaware’s capital city, Dover.
Billboard | June 17, 2017 - 8:55 pm

Twenty One Pilots Hate On Coachella During Firefly Headline Set

Twenty One Pilots brought some serious haterade to their headlining set at Firefly Festival in Dover, Delaware yesterday. As Billboard reports, the Columbus duo opened…
Peter Helman | June 17, 2017 - 2:13 pm

Firefly 2017 Lineup

The organizers of Delaware's Firefly Festival just announced this year's lineup, and it's a weird one! Bob Dylan will be there, and he will split…
Tom Breihan | January 27, 2017 - 10:26 am

Firefly Festival 2016 Lineup

How weird is it that next summer's festival lineups are already coming out? Yesterday, Alabama's Hangout festival announced its lineup, and now we get the…
Tom Breihan | November 18, 2015 - 10:05 am

Artist Portraits From Firefly 2015 Sunday

Firefly is now officially over, but the buzz lingers. How could it not? The Killers covered Kings Of Leon, Sturgill Simpson had EDM kids do-si-doing
Stereogum | June 22, 2015 - 12:52 pm

Watch The Killers Cover Kings Of Leon, Who Got Rained Out At Firefly

Saturday night at Firefly was a wash, literally, as festival organizers canceled Kings Of Leon's headlining set due to an impending thunderstorm. Last night, though,…
Patrick Hosken | June 22, 2015 - 10:41 am

Artist Portraits From Firefly 2015 Saturday

Firefly's third day began with a massive Paul McCartney hangover. Luckily, that quickly gave way to a new batch of talented artists on the festival's…
Stereogum | June 21, 2015 - 12:29 pm

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The 5 Best Moments Of Firefly 2015 Saturday

The threat of rain hung heavy over Firefly's third day. Guys in tank tops whispered it to their girlfriends while waiting in line for tacos.
Patrick Hosken | June 21, 2015 - 12:23 pm

Artist Portraits From Firefly 2015 Thursday & Friday

Since it launched in 2012, Firefly is still a new kid on the festival block, relatively speaking. But that youth gives Firefly the cool power…
Stereogum | June 20, 2015 - 12:23 pm
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