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This Rise of The Rock Festival Chart Goes Back in Time

 - Aug 21, 2012
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This 'Rise of the Rock Festival' chart details the ways in which music festivals have evolved over the years.

Breaking down the attendance, issues and history of the major events, this is a must-read for anyone who loves these festivals. Based on attendance, the largest festival is Lollapalooza, followed closely by Coachella. Unsurprisingly, these two events also receive much more media attention than similar events. In addition to explaining some facts about the festivals, the chart also provides details about attendees, particularly in terms of how they feel about going to the events. Some of the most interesting anecdotes in this piece come at the end, where some amazing disasters in music festival history are divulged.

Though not containing any critical information, this infographic is a worthwhile read for those interested in attending a music festival.