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The Spotify of music festivals—a new $799 pass to almost a hundred across the world—can be yours

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Louder now.
By Amy X. Wang
Published Last updated This article is more than 2 years old.

Are you heartbroken that Fyre Festival never came to fruition? Was Coachella so very enchanting that you want to experience it 90 more times this year?

An answer of yes to either of those means Live Nation’s new Festival Passport is surely for you. According to the massive live-events company, the offering is a ”revolutionary experience”: a $799 pass that will get you general admission into almost every music festival put on by Live Nation for the rest of 2017—even if it’s already sold out. The 90 festivals span 15 countries and include major ones such as Leeds, Bonnaroo, Governors Ball, and Lollapalooza. The passes, of which there are only 1,000, will go on sale Monday (May 22) at 10am Pacific Time.

“Nothing like this has ever been done before,” Live Nation said in a press release. “It’s truly the Willy Wonka golden ticket for festival fans,” subtly hinting to journalists what their angle should be.

While the Festival Passport is, from a ticket-price perspective, a steal—general admission to a single music festival typically runs $50-200 per person—it does not include housing or transportation to any of the events it covers. And given that the festivals are all at random points across the globe, it’s unlikely fans will be able to attend more than a handful, making the pass more of a marketing stunt than a real bargain. But the fact that music festivals have grown so absurdly popular that buffet-style passes are being given out—well, that speaks to itself.

The festivals included are listed below.

Austin City Limits Music Festival
Austin, Texas
Barcelona Beach Festival
Barcelona
Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival
New York
Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival
Manchester, Tennessee
Camp Bisco
Scranton, Pennsylvania
CBC Music Festival
Toronto
Center of Gravity Festival
Kelowna, Canada
Chasing Summer Music Festival
Calgary, Canada
Chicago Open Air
Chicago, Illinois
Citadel Festival
London
Community Festival
London
Contact Winter Music Festival
Vancouver, Canada
Copenhell
Copenhagen, Denmark
Countdown NYE
San Bernardino, California
Country LakeShake
Chicago
Creamfields
Daresbury, UK
Creamfields Steel Yard
London
Crystal Coast Music Festival
Atlantic Beach, North Carolina
DCODE Festival
Madrid
Down the Rabbit Hole
Ewijk, Netherlands
Download Festival
Leicestershire, UK
Download Festival Paris
Paris
Download Festival Spain
Madrid
Dreams Music Festival
Toronto, Canada
Dreamstate San Francisco
San Francisco, California
Electric Daisy Carnival
Las Vegas, Nevada
Electric Daisy Carnival
Orlando, Florida
Electric Forest Festival
Rothbury, Michigan
Electric Picnic Music and Arts Festival
Stradbally, Ireland
Escape Halloween
San Bernardino, California
Faster Horses Country Music Festival
Brooklyn, Michigan
Field Trip Music & Arts Festival
Toronto, Canada
Findings Festival
Oslo, Norway
Firenze Rocks Festival
Florence, Italy
Forecastle Festival
Louisville, Kentucky
Free Press Summer Festival
Houston, Texas
FVDED in the Park
Surrey, Canada
Glasgow Summer Sessions
Glasgow, UK
Governors Ball Music Festival
New York
Graspop Metal Meeting
Dessel, Belgium
HARD Summer Music Festival
Los Angeles
Heartland Festival
Kværndrup, Denmark
I Love Techno Europe
Montpellier, France
Independent Days Festival
Milan, Italy
Jamboree in the Hills
Morristown, Ohio
Latitude Festival
Suffolk, UK
Leeds Festival
Leeds, UK
Lollapalooza Berlin
Berlin
Lollapalooza Chicago
Chicago, Illinois
Lollapalooza Paris
Paris
Lovebox Festival
London
Lowlands Festival
Biddinghuizen, Netherlands
Main Square Festival
Arras, France
Music Midtown
Atlanta, Georgia
Nocturnal Wonderland
San Bernardino, California
North Sea Jazz Festival
Rotterdam, Netherlands
Ohana Festival
Dana Point, California
One Love Music Festival
Calgary, Canada
Paradiso Festival
George, Washington
Parklife
Manchester, UK
Popaganda Music Festival
Stockholm, Sweden
Reading Festival
Reading, UK
Rock am Ring
Nürburgring, Germany
Rock im Park
Nürnberg, Germany
Rock im Pott
Gelsenkirchen, Germany
Rock Werchter
Werchter, Belgium
Roots Picnic
Philadelphia
Route 91 Harvest
Las Vegas, Nevada
Sasquatch! Music Festival
George, Washington
Sloss Music & Arts Festival
Birmingham, Alabama
Summerburst Göteborg
Gothenburg, Sweden
Summerburst Stockholm
Stockholm, Sweden
The Falls Music & Arts Festival
Lorne, Marion Bay, Byron Bay and Fremantle, Australia
The Isle of Wight Festival
Newport, UK
The Meadows Music & Arts Festival
New York
The Peach Music Festival
Scranton, Pennsylvania
The Warehouse Project
Manchester, UK
Trackside Music Festival
Ontario, Canada
TRNSMT Festival
Glasgow, UK
TW Classic
Werchter, Belgium
V Festival
Chelmsford and Staffordshire, UK
Voodoo Music + Arts Festival
New Orleans, Louisiana
Watershed Music Festival
George, Washington
Way Out West
Gothenburg, Sweden
We Are Electric Weekender
Eindhoven, Netherlands
Werchter Boutique
Werchter, Belgium
Wilderness Festival
Oxfordshire, UK
Wireless Festival
Frankfurt, Germany
Wireless Festival
London
Woo-Hah! Festival
Tilburg, Netherlands

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