Woodstock 50 Officially Canceled After Months of Problems

Woodstock 50 is officially canceled. The organizers of the iconic music festival’s golden-anniversary celebration announced Wednesday that, after numerous problems and a last-ditch effort to hold the concert in Maryland, they were finally pulling the plug, an outcome that has seemed inevitable for months. “We are saddened that a series of unforeseen setbacks has made […]

Why Woodstock 50 Won’t Happen, According to a Veteran Festival Organizer

If you believe Woodstock 50 organizer Michael Lang, the festival will go on despite the loss of its primary financier, Dentsu Aegis, and its producer, Superfly, which also puts on Bonnaroo and Outside Lands. The cause of Dentsu’s exit is, according to various reports, the lack of permits and infrastructure on the upstate New York […]