Tough fines and arrests for drug possession and supply is pushing festival-goers towards unsafe measures to consume or smuggle in their substances.
American photographer Henry Diltz uncovers his archive of shots from the legendary music festival, now over half a century old.
With more and more festivals crowding the cultural calendar, it’s hard to survive, let alone stand out. But a number of DIY events are still managing to thrive.
We went along to the NYC Downlow's messy, sweaty and wild tenth birthday celebrations at Glastonbury this weekend.
Matthew Smith has spent three decades documenting street culture at its rawest, from rural raves to political protests, in the face of police pressure.
As the COP21 climate change conference takes place in Paris, artists from across the globe have come together to raise environmental awareness.
Wearing googles—and at times little else— the short-story and non-fiction writer experiences the annual California desert counterculture festival by making a road trip out of it for his father and couple of elderly pals in this selection from The Best American Essays 2014.