UK’s Boardmasters Festival Cancelled Amid Forthcoming Storm
Boardmasters, the annual three-day festival in Britain, has been cancelled as severe storms are expected this week. The festival was supposed to take place from August 7 to 9 with 50,000 attendees in Newquay –  a town southwest of London – on the cliff top at Watergate Bay. It... Read more
Organizers Officially Call-Off Woodstock 50 Anniversary Event
Woodstock 50 organizers officially announced that the anniversary event – which had been struggling with a series of setbacks for months – will no longer take place this August. “We are saddened that a series of unforeseen setbacks has made it impossible to put on the Festival we imagined... Read more
Roxodus Festival Abruptly Cancelled, Eventbrite Will Issue Refunds
Roxodus, a rock festival slated to take place in Ontario this week, was abruptly called off over the weekend due to months of bad weather. The inagural event was set to take place from July 11 to 14 at Edenvale Airport. However, over the weekend, promoters MF Live said... Read more
Three Stacks Music Festival Cancelled Over Low Ticket Sales
Lansing, Michigan’s second annual Three Stacks Festival, which was set to feature artists like The Breeders, Betty Who, Talib Kweli, and Touche Amore, has been cancelled amid low ticket sales. The event, which was supposed to take place on June 22, was also set to feature acts like P.O.S.,... Read more
Dentsu Claims Woodstock 50th Anniversary Festival Is Canceled
Update (as of April 29): Woodstock 50 organizers deny that the festival has been outright cancelled, telling the Poughkeepsie Journal “Woodstock 50 vehemently denies the festival’s cancellation and legal remedy will (be) sought.” (as of April 30): Founder Michael Lang revealed that the festival is not canceled, noting that... Read more
Vancouver Island’s Rock The Shores Festival Cancelled, Unsure Of Future
The three-day Rock The Shores music festival, set to be held this July in Vancouver Island, has been cancelled for the summer, with an uncertain future. It was announced last week by producer Atomique Productions of Victoria that the Colwood festival, which was just revived in 2018 after taking... Read more
Hurricane Florence Causes Numerous Cancellations Along Expected Track
A number of concert and sporting events have been postponed or cancelled as the southeast prepares for the expected arrival of Hurricane Florence, currently a Category 4 storm. Alan Jackson, Zac Brown Band, and Jason Aldean are among the artists to call off performances, while a number of NCAA... Read more
Missouri’s LouFest 2018 Cancelled Due To Financial Concerns
This weekend’s LouFest in St. Louis’s Forest Park has been cancelled just days before the event due to financial concerns. The two-day festival, which was supposed to take place from September 8 to 9, will not proceed as planned. T-Pain, Robert Plant, and Modest Mouse were among the acts... Read more
Boston’s Rock The Roots Music Festival Cancelled Without Explanation
A one-day music festival was slated to be held this weekend in Boston, but was abruptly cancelled without an explanation, leaving fans infuriated. Rock The Roots, sponsored by Angry Orchard, was supposed to feature indie-rock acts Young the Giant, Milky Chance, and New Politics at the show on Saturday.... Read more
Phish’s Curveball Festival Abruptly Cancelled Due To Safety Concerns
Torrential rains over the past week in Watkins Glen, New York, led to Phish’s annual three-day fest to be cancelled, with organizers citing safety concerns. The Curveball festival, which was slated to kick-off today, was expected to draw in more than 30,000 fans to Watkins Glen’s Finger Lakes Village.... Read more