Festival Briefs: SnowGlobe 2014 Lineup, Police Interrogations, Passion Pit Letters, Invite-Only Festivals

We’re wrapping another busy Friday here at Music Festival Junkies. Here’s five stories to check out as you head into the weekend.

1. Must-Read: The Festival Lawyer explains what to do if the police try to stop you at a music festival.  [via Showbams]

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Tip #1: Don’t run from the police.

2. Rich millionaires are now throwing their own private music festivals. You are definitely not invited. [via Wall Street Journal]

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3. The #BARTstrike in San Francisco is a headache if you’re traveling to Treasure Island. The fest has some alternates for you. [via Treasure Island Festival]

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Image Credit: Dave Delisle (davesgeekyideas.com)

4. Passion Pit writes an open letter why bands cancel shows. Then writes another open letter explaining that they didn’t mean to sound like condescending pricks.

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5. The SnowGlobe Music Festival has a shiny new poster with a shiny new lineup. Lakeside Lounge here we come. [via Snowglobe]

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Born during a sweaty, backstage, Bonnaroo downpour, the Chief Festival Junkie's mission in life is to dance, write, and travel to every great festival that this wide world has to offer. While his identity remains a mystery, you may have already met him, probably when he helped himself to your party favors.

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