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Fyre Festival


According to TMZ, Billy McFarland the founder of the imfamous Fyre Festival has pled guilty to 2 counts of wire fraud. Each count¬† carries up to a 20 year sentence. This appears to end the saga of what may go down as the worst example of hubris is launching a festival that any of us …

Yesterday in Manhattan Federal Court, Fyre Festival founder Billy McFarland plead not guilty to charges of wire fraud and making false statements to a bank. As the charges were brought in a document known as “information,” this typically suggests a plea deal is in the works. If convicted, McFarland would face up to 20 years …

The gift story that keep on giving, the founder of the Fyre Festival, Bill McFarland, was arrested by the FBI tonight in New York City. He is expected to appear in court tomorrow on one charge of wire fraud which carries a possible 20 year sentence. The charge is listed as “a scheme to defraud …

The gift that keeps on giving, the Fyre Festival is being sued for $3.5 million for taking the event presale revenue and not returning it to the ticketing company, Tableist, which is now left holding the bag scrambling to refund attendees their payments. The suit, filed in Suffolk County Superior Court in Boston, Mass., accuses …

Fyre Festival organizers have given attendees the option of receiving 2 VIP tickets to the 2018 event for every 2017 ticket they purchased. Sounds like a great deal to us! (Note: sarcasm) In addition, the festival organizers have been hit with a $100 million class action lawsuit claiming they promoters were guilty of fraud, breach …

Ya think? Sounds like they bit off way more than they could chew and ran out of funding to bring in the proper people to put together an event such as this. While they may hope to throw an event in 2018 the bad PR would most likely scare away most potential attendees, even with …

Not taking the blame for the mess that was the Fyre Festival (granted we are sure he was barely involved with the behind the scenes logistics), Ja Rule who was also a partner in the event issued this statement on Twitter: pic.twitter.com/KuJYxfsQJ4 — Ja Rule (@Ruleyork) April 28, 2017

After the mess that was the beginning of the Fyre Festival, the festival organizers finally threw in the towel saying the event is ‘posponed.’ Which we believe is code for cancelled and never coming back due to the PR mess they caused. Fyre Festival set out to provide a once-in-a-lifetime musical experience on the islands …

The music festival set to take place this weekend and next in the Bahamas has already descended into chaos with canceled flights to take attendees to the event, reports of shoddy housing, minimal food, no drinks and overall delivering almost nothing that was promised. Already one of the headliners, Blink 182, has canceled their appearance …

Fyre Festival¬†recently released the final artist lineup for their debut festival taking place over two weekends on April 28 – 30 and May 5 – 7, 2017 in Exumas, Bahamas. Checkout the full Fyre Festival lineup below!¬† Pusha T | Tyga | Desiigner | Blink 182 | Major Lazer | Disclosure (DJ Set) | Migos …