The Electric Daisy Carnival Saturday evening was suppose to be the best show and largest draw ever, featuring Bassnectar, Calvin Harris (with a surprise guest appearance of Rihanna), AVICII, Tiesto, MSTRKRFT and Las Vegas’ own Blue Man Group collaborating with Steve Aoki. Instead over 90,000 fans will not forget Saturday night with production’s decision to discontinue any performances on all stages due to adverse high winds. Insomnianc’s decision was made at 12:40 a.m. The official response from Insomniac by CEO Pasquale Rotella was the “top priority has always been fan safety.” All photos by Christopher Victorio.
Electric Daisy Carnival kicked off its first day in Las Vegas, as bassheads from across the country gathered at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway for the nation's biggest EDC musical fest. All photos by Christopher Victorio.
Village Voice Media commissioned artists associated with the Phoenix-based cultural collective Xico to produce a series of covers for its papers -- each one is unique to each city -- for its national story on Arizona SB1070, "Crossing the Line." Here are those images with additional artworks...
Adam Yauch, Beastie Boy founder, political advocate and lifetime New Yorker, died on May 4, 2012.
For more on Adam Yauch's life and death, check out obituaries from the Village Voice, L.A Weekly and OC Weekly:
Adam Yauch, R.I.P.
Adam Yauch is Dead: RIP Beastie Boy MCA.
Adam Yauch, MCA of...
In the venn diagram of spring festivities, Cinco de Mayo and the Kentucky Derby have a lot in common, and day-drinking is just the beginning. This year, they both fall on Saturday. Whether you're fighting your hangover with tacos or a hot brown, here's your guide to celebrating them...
The sun set on Coachella 2012 in glorious style Sunday night with the return of Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg, AVICII's set mind bending set in the Sahara tent and much much more. All photos by Timothy Norris.
Checking out the performances from Sunday, April 22 a Coachella, including First Aid Kit, Justice, Beats Antique, Beirut, At the Drive In, The Hives, Lucent Dossier Experience, Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg, and Fitz and the Tantrums. All pictures by Meg Strouse.
Some kind soul played host in Thermal for the Lacoste Live Pool Party, as party people enjoyed beats, performances by Asher Roth, and the chance to cool off in the hot desert heat. All photos by Matt Oliver.
Whether you think of 4/20 as a celebration for an oppressed minority or just another day for layabouts to get high, this weekend stoners across the country got baked. So from the east to west, from states with legal access to medical marijuana to states without, here are the highest people...
As the sun beat down on the Empire Polo Fields, people took shelter under umbrellas or just stripped down and enjoyed the heat. Meanwhile, the Sahara tent was a sweatbox of EDM madness. All photos by Timothy Norris.