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Billy McFarland Sentenced to Six Years in Prison for Fyre Festival Disaster
1 year ago

Billy McFarland Sentenced to Six Years in Prison for Fyre Festival Disaster

The rollercoaster of crime, emotions, and sheer stupidity has finally ended. Our beloved Billy McFarland, the co-founder of Fyre Festival, has been sentenced to six years in prison with three …
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Fyre Festival Founder Billy McFarland Agrees to Pay $27 Million
1 year ago

Fyre Festival Founder Billy McFarland Agrees to Pay $27 Million

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Our favorite dogged and ambitious music entrepreneur is back at it again. Billy McFarland, the Lionel Hutz of the music industry, settled with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and agreed …
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Fyre Festival Organizer Hit With New Criminal Charges
1 year ago

Fyre Festival Organizer Hit With New Criminal Charges

The mighty entrepreneur and walking Onion article, Fyre Festival organizer Billy McFarland, pleased his fans this week by adding up even more criminal charges against himself.  According to the FBI and the …
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Hulu To Release Fyre Festival Documentary in 2019
2 years ago

Hulu To Release Fyre Festival Documentary in 2019

We all remember Fyre Festival. It was one of the first festivals to go terribly wrong and, to put in simpler words, not exist. In 2019, we’ll all get the opportunity …
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Update: Fyre Festival Promoter Pleads Guilty to Fraud
2 years ago

Update: Fyre Festival Promoter Pleads Guilty to Fraud

Fyre Festival founder, and perhaps the most hated person in the music industry, Billy McFarland, pleaded guilty on March 6th to two counts of wire fraud. McFarland deceived festivalgoers–who were promised …
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Fyre Festival Founder Charged With Fraud
2 years ago

Fyre Festival Founder Charged With Fraud

Fyre Festival founder and matchstick man, Billy McFarland, has been charged with wire fraud.

It is claimed that McFarland provided overzealous numbers to persuade investors to invest about $1.2 million …
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This Festival Is Offering Free Entry to Fyre Festival and Pemberton Ticket Holders
2 years ago

This Festival Is Offering Free Entry to Fyre Festival and Pemberton Ticket Holders

If you purchased tickets to Fyre Festival, or the now-canceled Pemberton Festival, then there is finally some good news for you.

Ontario, Canada’s WayHome festival is offering free entry to ticket …
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Social Media Takes Aim as Fyre Festival Goes up in Flames
3 years ago

Social Media Takes Aim as Fyre Festival Goes up in Flames

Large-scale music festivals have long been the source of wanderlust horror stories. From logistical missteps that result in thousands of stranded attendees to food shortages to drug overdoses, concertgoers looking for …
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Head of Fyre Festival Speaks Up: “We Weren’t Experienced Enough”
3 years ago

Head of Fyre Festival Speaks Up: “We Weren’t Experienced Enough”

Ja Rule’s parter behind the disaster that is Fyre Festival has remained quiet, until now. In an exclusive interview with Rolling Stone, American entrepreneur Billy MacFarland confirmed what we all …
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Fyre Festival Causes Chaos, Attendees Left Stranded and Reportedly in Danger
3 years ago

Fyre Festival Causes Chaos, Attendees Left Stranded and Reportedly in Danger

Remember when Emily Ratajkowski and friends advertised a ~stunning~ music festival on a secluded island ran by Ja Rule? Well, attendees are quickly proving that influencer marketing doesn’t always work.

After Blink-182’s abrupt …
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