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New details of Fyre Fest founder’s financial mismanagement arise

In the midst of Billy McFarland’s entanglement with the law as Fyre Media is investigated for fraud, Magnises, another McFarland holding, becomes an issue.

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Fyre Festival founder arrested for wire fraud

The FBI uncovers wire fraud executed by Fyre Festival founder Billy McFarland, arresting him on June 30.

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Fyre Festival Founder, Failure Billy McFarland Arrested On Charges Of Wire Fraud

When Billy McFarland teamed up with Ja Rule for the luxury Fyre Festival, he probably couldn’t have predicted just how big of a mess this ordeal would become. But based on the new charges filed on suspicion of wire fraud, it sounds like he may have had some ill-intent after all. Tickets for the failed festival started at $1,200 and some went in the six-figure range, with promises of supermodels, villas, gourmet catering and more on the exclusive island in the Bahamas to hear Blink-182, Major Lazer, Migos and others. But attendees arrived to see disaster relief tents for shelter, […]

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BREAKING: Fyre Festival Founder, Billy McFarland, Arrested On Federal Fraud Charges

Fyre Festival founder and notable Douche, Billy McFarland has finally been officially arrested on federal wire fraud charges. While we reported days after the festival that McFarland was detained in the Bahamas, this marks the first time that formal ch…

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Fyre Festival continued to sell VIP passes after cancelation, seventh lawsuit alleges

The seventh lawsuit filed against Fyre Festival alleges that the organizers continued to sell VIP upgrades to attendees after quietly canceling the event.

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Fyre Festival Slapped With Another Class-Action Lawsuit

Following the $100 million class action lawsuit filed by Daniel Jung, Fyre Festival has been hit with yet another class-action lawsuit, THR reports. Attorney John Girardi is representing Chelsea Chinery, Shannon McAuliffe, and Desiree Flores over breac…

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UPDATE: Fyre Festival Continues to Play Out Like a Bad Salvia Trip

Did you attend this year’s Fyre Festival? If not I can kind of give you a run down. If you did not attend, then have you ever smoked salvia? Well I ask because the overall experience of Fyre festival draws some shocking parallels to smoking this demon …

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Fyre Festival offering 2018 VIP passes in lieu of refunds

Bought three passes to 2017 Fyre Festival? Get six for 2018 instead of a refund.

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Fyre Festival faces $100 million lawsuit

Fyre Festival faces a $100 million class action lawsuit, alleging that the event was “closer to ‘The Hunger Games’ or ‘Lord of the Flies’ than Coachella.”

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Fyre Festival Lawsuit: Plantiff Files $100 Million Class Action Suit

According to The Fashion Law, a class action lawsuit has been filed against Fyre Festival and its organizers to the amount of $100 million. Fyre Festival Class Action Lawsuit The lawsuit, which was filed in the U.S. District Court by Daniel Jung on Sun…

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The Horrifying Timeline of Fyre Festival: Privilege, Fraud, Exploitation and Now Arrests

Fyre Festival is the biggest piece of news to hit the entertainment industry in quite some time. We have been looking into the event for months now. It was lauded as the cultural event of the decade and has turned into a disaster of criminal negligence…

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Fyre Festival’s founder speaks out and explains why everything fell apart

Fyre Festival co-founder Billy McFarland gives a full account of what happened this weekend: ‘We were overwhelmed.’

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