FYF Fest

FYF Fest Cancelled Due to Poor Ticket Sales

Renowned Los Angeles music festival FYF Fest has been cancelled due to poor ticket sales, as Billboard reports. Originally featuring headliners Janet Jackson, Florence +…
Rob Arcand / May 6, 2018

FYF Fest Announces Summer 2018 Dates

After cutting ties with founder Sean Carlson earlier this year, it appears that FYF Fest lives on, as the festival has just announced its 2018 festival…
Rob Arcand / March 29, 2018

Report: AEG Plans to Continue FYF Fest in 2018

AEG and subsidiary Goldenvoice plan to continue Los Angeles' FYF Festival in 2018 after buying out founder Sean Carlson's 50 percent stake in the event, Billboard…
Anna Gaca / February 16, 2018

Four Women Detail Alleged Sexual Misconduct by FYF Fest Founder Sean Carlson

Late Monday, November 13, prominent festival promoter and Coachella operator Goldenvoice announced it had ended its relationship with Sean Carlson, founder of the Los Angeles…
Anna Gaca / November 15, 2017

Goldenvoice Ends Partnership With FYF Fest Founder Sean Carlson

Goldenvoice, creators of Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, has split with Sean Carlson, the founder of its annual FYF Fest in Los Angeles.
Billboard / November 14, 2017

Watch Brad Pitt Talk on His Phone During Frank Ocean’s FYF Fest Set

After cancelling in 2015, Frank Ocean returned to headline L.A.'s FYF Fest this year, and he brought a friend along. Brad Pitt, who’s been coping with…
Peter Helman, Stereogum / July 23, 2017

FYF Fest 2016 Lineup: Kendrick Lamar, LCD Soundsystem, Tame Impala, Grace Jones, and More

Correction: An earlier version of this post said it was Say Anything when, in fact, it is Saves the Day playing Stay What You Are.
James Grebey / March 29, 2016

Lorde Dances Like a Goofball to Flume’s ‘Tennis Court’ Remix at FYF Fest

Lorde wasn't performing at the FYF Fest this past weekend, but the 18-year-old singer/songwriter made a delightful appearance onstage anyways when she decided to dance…
James Grebey / August 24, 2015

The Tide Is Turning on Frank Ocean

Late last night, Frank Ocean pulled out of his headlining appearance at tomorrow night's FYF Festival in Los Angeles, and was replaced by Kanye West. Organizers issued…
Brennan Carley / August 21, 2015

FYF Fest 2015 Lineup: Frank Ocean, Run the Jewels, Morrissey, D’Angelo, and More

Los Angeles' FYF Fest has just announced its lineup, and it's looking like Frank Ocean will make one of his first live appearances in years as…
Brennan Carley / May 6, 2015

FYF Fest 2014: Julian Casablancas, Future Islands, and Interpol Pose for Portraits

Last weekend's FYF Fest in Los Angeles saw the Strokes return to the West Coast after their headlining Governors Ball slot, as well as stand-out performances…
SPIN Staff / September 3, 2014

FestWatch: FYF Announces Lineup, Plus Oya, End of the Road, and iTunes Additions

It's almost the end of June, but that hasn't stopped the festival lineup announcements from continuing their parade. The latest additions:…
Devon Maloney / June 19, 2012