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FYF Fest 2018 to be headlined by Janet Jackson and Florence + The Machine

The suspense has been killing us, and now the wait is finally over. The FYF Fest 2018 lineup has been revealed. This year’s FYF Fest will be headlined by the one and only, Janet Jackson. OMG. That seriously just game me chills. I mean, it’s Janet Jackson!!! Additionally, FYF Fest 2018 will be headline by […]

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Photos: FYF Style — Festival Fashion, Concert Crowds, Fuck Yeah!

FYF Fest 2017 has come to an amazing close. Check out our FYF style photos including photos of festival fashion, concert crowd shots and all things Fuck Yeah Fest! If you missed any of our FYF 2017 live music coverage, including photo galleries and reviews, we’ve listed all of our coverage below! Don’t miss out […]

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Photos: FYF Fest wraps unforgettable 3-day festival with Ty Segall, Little Dragon, Mura Masa and more

After some awesome warm up sets from Cherry Glazerr, Julia Jacklin, Whitney and Chicano Batman, things really started to heat up over at the Lawn stage where Ty Segall’s set took place. Ty slashed out the primal, gut-rumbling riffs starting a relentless mosh pit. While Ty was melting faces, the Club stage had Chicago rapper […]

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Photos: FYF Fest Saturday with Princess Nokia, King Krule, A Tribe Called Quest, The Drums, Frank Ocean

The early birds on Saturday at FYF FEST were in for a treat with Jonathan Richman and Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 opening the Club and Lawn Stage. Jonathan Richman set the good vibes under the shade at The Club stage with his theatric and comedic set. Meanwhile at the Lawn, thirteen musicians were crammed […]

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Thundercat and Mitski keep early afternoon crowds cool at FYF day two

Kicking off much earlier than the first day and baking its attendees in the process, FYF day two kept the heat at bay with a stellar lineup of afternoon acts that allowed fans the chance to shake off the sweat to some groovy tunes. Opening up the afternoon on the Trees stage Homeshake sprinkled their […]

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Björk descends on FYF and Missy Elliott gets her freak on with day one’s femme-duo headliners

Returning for its second year to Exposition Park and the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, day one of FYF might’ve been a hot one but the night’s lineup of acts was just as sizzling as the pavement. Despite a few rough time conflicts and having to once again tough it out with having to walk around […]

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Photos: FYF Fest 2017 makes splash with Beach Fossils, BadBadNotGood, Survive, and more

FYF Fest Kicks off with Beach Fossils, BadBadNotGood, Survive, Oh Sees, Majid Jordan, Bjork, Anderson .Paak, Royal Headache and more! Kicking off Friday of FYF Fest was Brooklyn-based Beach Fossils delivering a dreamy set at the Lawn stage where they brought out Rachel Goswell of Slowdive. At the Trees Stage, Canadian group BadBadNotGood gave a heart […]

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Five Must-See (Lesser Known) Acts at FYF 2017

As Los Angeles’ premier music festival, FYF has always made it a point of pride to craft bills that really push the envelope on bringing underground or smaller acts to the forefront of their events. This year’s event holds that sentiment to the extreme, as any festival with Björk as one of its headliners is going […]

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Set Times Revealed for FYF 2017

FYF Fest 2017 has revealed their long awaited set times! This year’s 3-day FYF takes place July 21-23 at Exposition Park in Los Angeles featuring diverse headliners Missy Elliott, Björk, Frank Ocean and Nine Inch Nails — along with iconic acts A Tribe Called Quest and Iggy Pop. Each year we say this is the […]

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FYF Fest 2017 Lineup Revealed: Nine Inch Nails, Frank Ocean, Björk, Tribe Called Quest

FYF Fest 2017 has officially revealed its 2017 lineup! And we gotta admit, this is lookin’ to be like their best lineup yet! From the headliners to the lesser known acts, FYF 2017 is has done some serious work in putting every other music festival to shame; including their big sister Coachella. But why the […]

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Photos: FYF Fest with Kendrick Lamar, Tame Impala, Air, Grimes and more

With little fanfare or hurrah, FYF 2016 began without a hitch and under blissfully temperate weather for a Los Angeles summer. No longer contained within the small confines of Exposition Park, the festival has made its home around the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum quite cozily, utilizing the structures’ bathrooms (no porta-potties, hurray!) and elliptical map […]

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Must-See FYF Undercard: Julia Holter — Get Cozy with Her Experimental Lullabies

Los Angeles is about to light up with music from some of your favorite acts as FYF Fest kicks off this Saturday, August 27 and Sunday, August 28.  Today’s featured FYF undercard is Julia Holter. Even more prolific than our previously featured FYF Undercard, Julia Holter has released six albums since she began back in 2008, and […]

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Must-See FYF Fest Undercard: Preoccupations — fine crafted disorienting melodic rock propulsions

Why You Need to See Preoccupations at FYF! Words: Steven Ward FYF Fest 2016 is just three days away! Rolling out yet another must-see act that lives on the lower lines of the stacked FYF bill, you really need to get in on this action. Pull that schedule back out, it’s time to add a new […]

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FYF Fest Pops Off This Weekend! Set Times Revealed!

It’s about that time, yo! FYF Fest has announced set times for its 2016 event. FYF Fest takes place this weekend, Saturday, August 27 and Sunday, August 28. Headlined by none other than Los Angeles-bred Kendrick Lamar; LCD Soundsystem, Grace Jones and Tame Impala will also join Lamar as the weekend’s headlining acts. While we […]

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Must-See FYF Undercard: Alex G — an unpredictable sonic trip sure to delight your senses

  Do Not Miss Alex G at FYF! Words: Steven Ward With FYF Fest 2016 less than five days away, the anticipation is running thicker than hot lava! Pull your phones back out and rip up your schedules, here’s another must-see act you don’t want to hear about how amazing they were, because you missed them […]

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Must-See FYF Fest Undercard: Museum of Love — slow-burning, excessively funky tunes

Museum of Love Are a Must-See Act at FYF Fest Words: Steven Ward With just nine days left until FYF Fest, we begin to take a deep look at the FYF lineup; listening to bands we’re not too familiar with while revisiting others to see if they still grab out attention. FYF might be one of […]

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Must-See FYF Fest Undercard: Julien Baker — penning emotionally cathartic tunes that make you feel all the feels

As Los Angeles’ premier music festival, FYF Fest edges closer, we begin to take a collective look at the lineup in search of missed gems and unfamiliar band names with familiar, one-off tunes we heard at a house party or hip coffee shop. Just because these acts live on the final two lines of the […]

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Father John Misty set to Headline the El Rey as Part of FYF’s Pre Festival Gigs

Father John Misty has announced a headlining concert date at the El Rey Theatre on Friday, August 26! We last caught the charming eccentric at The Observatory this past April where he enamored fans with a ll that weird and wonderful Father John Misty swagger. The show is part of FYF Fest’s upcoming run of […]

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FYF Fest 2016: Kendrick Lamar, LCD Soundsystem, Tame Impala, Grace Jones headline robust lineup

FYF Fest just keep finding a way to outdo themselves. The 2016 edition of the prized Los Angeles festival will feature Kendrick Lamar and LCD Soundsystem as headliners with Tame Impala and Grace Jones as sub-headliners. This will serve as Kendrick’s lone west coast festival date, according to a press release sent by FYF. Kendrick […]

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Kevin Morby drops new video for “Dorothy,” plays Bootleg Theater in June

Singer-songwriter Kevin Morby wowed us at FYF Fest last year and we’ve been anxiously awaiting new tunes from him ever since. Morby has delighted us with a new video for the song “Dorothy,” which comes off his upcoming album Singing Saw, due out April 15 via Dead Oceans. In the video, Morby walks down a […]

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