51st State Festival

Try not to U-turn just after this blog goes to print this time! 51st State are the latest to announce cashless wristbands – but why ARE festivals so keen to push this right now?

I'd better get this one written up and published as quickly as possible. 51st State Festival have a bit of a habit of changing their minds, as demonstrated on Thursday. It seems they've decided in their wisdom that they don't want your money anymore. Or more specifically, they don't want…

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51st State Festival caves in to the anti-vaxxer brigade and declares tests to enter the venue optional – but was a rebellion by pampered, egotistical DJs behind the decision?

The news cycle moves quickly sometimes. Late last night, I wrote an article about Hannah Wants and whether she would have a response about the news that 51st State Festival had made it mandatory to show proof of vaccine, a negative test or proof of recent infection in order to…

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As 51st State announce vaccine status or negative test will be needed to get in, will Hannah Wants exercise her principles – or does she happily “comply” for a fat pay cheque?

Hannah Wants gets very ratty with people who suggest that her views are motivated by money. When someone claimed her stance on lockdown was based entirely on her desperation to start charging extortionate fees again, she denied it - less than convincingly. During lockdown, she made clear her own views…

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Who’d have guessed they’d react so badly, eh? 51st State Festival become the latest to demand vaccine status or negative test to get in – and the anti-vaxxers are foaming at the mouth!

Spare a thought for the poor sod who's been in charge of 51st State Festival's social media pages today. Over the past 24 hours, they've been fielding enquiries, complaints and tedious rants from people. Why? Because 51st State Festival has now disclosed if you want to get in, you'll need…

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