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Who Knew The Faint Were Still So Popular? And Other Thoughts After FYF Fest 2017

In some of my darker moments from this past weekend, I had to wonder why anyone reads these festival recaps. Or, to clarify -- why…
Ian Cohen | July 26, 2017 - 2:58 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…
Miles Bowe | August 25, 2014 - 2:32 pm

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FYF Fest Cancelled Due To Poor Ticket Sales

This year's FYF Fest, which was to be headlined by Janet Jackson, Florence + the Machine and Future, is being canceled due to poor ticket…
Dave Brooks / Billboard | May 6, 2018 - 2:58 pm

FYF Fest 2018 Lineup

The Los Angeles-based FYF Festival has announced its 2018 lineup. It features Janet Jackson, Florence + The Machine, My Bloody Valentine, St. Vincent, the xx,…
James Rettig | March 30, 2018 - 2:07 pm

FYF Fest Teases 2018 Lineup With My Bloody Valentine Song

Are My Bloody Valentine headlining FYF Fest 2018? Because it sure seems like My Bloody Valentine are headlining FYF Fest 2018.
Peter Helman | March 29, 2018 - 11:06 pm

A Tribe Called Quest Say Panorama & FYF Were Their Last NY & LA Shows Ever

In the past three weekends, rap legends a Tribe Called Quest have played three festival shows: Pitchfork in Chicago, FYF Fest in Los Angeles, and…
Tom Breihan | July 31, 2017 - 8:53 am

Trent Reznor Explains What Sucks About Nine Inch Nails’ Festival Set Times

The Village Voice has an enjoyable new interview with Nine Inch Nails mastermind Trent Reznor, by veteran rock journalist Lizzy Goodman. By the tone of…
Andy Cush/Spin | July 25, 2017 - 2:45 pm

Watch Frank Ocean Debut Cover Of Steve Monite’s “Only You” At FYF

Frank Ocean headlined FYF Fest in Los Angeles last night, and he made sure his performance was one to remember. In addition to bringing out
Peter Helman | July 23, 2017 - 4:30 pm

Watch Brad Pitt Join Frank Ocean At FYF Fest

After cancelling in 2015, Frank Ocean returned to headline LA's FYF Fest this year, and he brought a friend along. Brad Pitt, who's been coping…
Peter Helman | July 23, 2017 - 11:33 am

Livestream FYF Fest 2017

Los Angeles' FYF Fest has a particularly stacked lineup this year: Nine Inch Nails, Frank Ocean, Missy Elliott, Björk, Solange, Slowdive, Perfume Genius, Mitski, Iggy…
Peter Helman | July 22, 2017 - 7:52 pm

FYF Fest 2017 Lineup

The Los Angeles music festival FYF Fest always brings one of the more impressive cross-genre lineups on the summer-festival scene, and right now, it looks…
Tom Breihan | March 21, 2017 - 12:10 pm

Watch Kendrick Lamar Bring Out Isaiah Rashad At FYF Fest

Isaiah Rashad officially announced his proper debut album The Sun's Tirade on Friday. Last night, during Kendrick Lamar's headlining set at LA's FYF Fest, Rashad…
Peter Helman | August 28, 2016 - 2:15 pm

Watch Tame Impala Bring Out Lady Gaga At FYF Fest

Lady Gaga popped in for a little surprise visit during Tame Impala's headlining set at FYF Fest in LA last night. She didn't perform with…
Peter Helman | August 28, 2016 - 12:17 pm

FYF Fest 2016 Lineup

FYF Fest is returning to LA in August, and this year's lineup has just been officially announced. Kendrick Lamar, Tame Impala, LCD Soundsystem, and Grace…
Peter Helman | March 29, 2016 - 1:54 pm

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