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(CANCELLED) FYF Fest 2018 Festival

Discussion in 'Tour Forum' started by cybele, Mar 30, 2018.

  1. cybele Mar 30, 2018
    (Last edited: May 7, 2018)
    cybele

    set our hearts ablaze Supporter



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    Exposition Park / Los Angeles, CA
    July 21 & 22, 2018
    FYF Fest
     
  2. sam_might_say

    “Damn son, where’d you find this?”

    Definitely a weird lineup, but it’s enough to make me wanna go. It’ll be cooler since I’ll be living in SoCal starting this summer.

    I wanna see The Breeders, MBV, Stephen Malkmus, and GLASSJAW
     
  3. cybele

    set our hearts ablaze Supporter

    Daily line-up!

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  4. sam_might_say

    “Damn son, where’d you find this?”

    Welp

     
  5. iCarly Rae Jepsen

    run away with me Platinum

    I always wonder how long it will be before the festival bubble crashes but it sucks that the canceled show had such a killer lineup
     
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  6. TerrancePryor

    https://mp3sandnpcs.com/ Prestigious

    Way too many festivals in that area.
     
  7. flask

    Trusted Supporter

    I can only speak for myself but there’s like 4 artists on that lineup I’m familiar with. Not surprised people aren’t interested.
     
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  8. sam_might_say

    “Damn son, where’d you find this?”

    Yeah, the lineup was panned by a lot of FYF’s usual attendees/demographic. Probably sold really bad
     
  9. flask

    Trusted Supporter

    Also I know things get bigger and cost more money but in 2009 I paid $20 to see Converge, TDEP, Lightning Bolt, Lucero, Cold Cave, and Kurt Vile.
     
  10. domotime2

    Great Googly Moogly Supporter

    The early major festivals have long time name recognition and are as much a destination as it they are concerts (Coachella bonaroo and lolla). With their being a festival every 100 miles now...and they all have the same lineup... And we are now a few years into this festival spree... they all feature bands that have been there a few times now.

    In a nut shell I'm not sure what the draw is for 90% of these indie/pop festivals
     
  11. cwhit

    still emperor emo Prestigious

    this lineup was good but not amazing like it usually is. combined with the whole former curator of the festival is a rapist thing and i'm not surprised this got cancelled
     
  12. TJ Wells

    Trusted Prestigious

    Someone make a fucking Portland festival already like this. We’ll take it!
     
  13. cybele

    set our hearts ablaze Supporter

    Posted the cancellation notice in the OP.

    Also the FB post I originally included has been deleted, now it's just the image from twitter.
     
  14. josh-

    Twitter: @joshcaraballin

    At this point I think Indy is the only major without a festival
     
  15. sam_might_say

    “Damn son, where’d you find this?”

    New shows got announced around LA/OC area to make up for cancellation

     
  16. cybele

    set our hearts ablaze Supporter

    No Florence :( Totally missed out on tickets for her show at Walt Disney so I really hoping she'd be one of the new shows announced. Bummer.