Poison Pull Out Of Musikfest Lineup Following Tour Postponement
The iconic 80’s rockers of Poison had to pull out of their performance at Musikfest following the postponement of their Stadium Tour with Motley Crue this summer. Poison were slated to perform at Musikfest on August 7. While the festival is still up in the air – scheduled to... Read more
Country’s First Drive-In Music Festival Postponed Due To Protests
One of the country’s first drive-in music festivals, slated to take place in Orlando this weekend, has been postponed due to the nationwide Black Lives Matter protests. The drive-in festival, dubbed Road Rave, was slated to take place this Saturday, June 6 at The Central Florida Fairgrounds in Orlando.... Read more
Australia Books First Sold-Out Festival Post-Lockdown
Australia’s extremely remote Birdsville Big Red Bash music festival had to cancel its 2020 edition, though next year’s rescheduled dates have already sold-out. Originally, the festival was set to run from July 7 to 9, 2020, however, amid the coronavirus pandemic, organizers had to call-off the event. They announced... Read more
Washington’s Watershed Festival Rescheduled To 2021
Organizers of the Watershed Festival have decided to call off the 2020 event, adding it to the growing list of music festival casualties in the wake of the coronavirus. The annual country bash was supposed to take place at Washington’s Gorge Amphitheatre July 31 through August 2, but has... Read more
Sunset Music Festival Rescheduled For A Second Time Amid Pandemic
Tampa’s Sunset Music Festival has been rescheduled for a second time this year amid the coronavirus, pushing the celebration to December 2020. Originally, the EDM festival was set to run during Labor Day Weekend, however, following news of the coronavirus pandemic, organizers postponed the event to July at the... Read more
Kansas City Music Festival Approved For September Dates
Despite widespread festival postponements or cancellations across the industry, one Kansas City music festival has been approved to take place in September. Dancefestopia 2020 will celebrate its ninth-annual music and camping festival this fall over three days from September 10 to 13. The Fest will feature headlining performances from... Read more
Industry Expert: Live Events Present Challenges But Will Return
In the age of the coronavirus, live events have been severely impacted not only in the short-term but possibly the long-term as well. Despite a myriad of new and unprecedented challenges, one industry expert is confident that a full return is possible with some extra care and safety considerations.... Read more
Coachella Reportedly Preparing For Second Postponement
This year’s Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival was postponed to the fall amid coronavirus concerns, but now, as the virus remains prevalent, organizers may need to push back the massive festival once again. Originally, Coachella would have commenced at Indio’s Empire Golf Club from April 10 to 13... Read more
Festicket Survey Shows 82% of Festivalgoers Ready For Live Event Return
As the live event industry remains ultimately halted, Festicket surveyed over 110,000 festival-goers to find out how comfortable they’d be returning to live events following the coronavirus pandemic. Out of those surveyed across the U.K., France, Germany, and the Netherlands, 82% of respondents said they would feel comfortable attending... Read more
2020 Breakaway Music Festival Cancelled Due To Pandemic
EDM fans will have to wait a little longer to see Ohio’s annual Breakaway Music Festival as organizers have officially called-off its 2020 edition amid the coronavirus pandemic. Originally, Breakaway was slated to take place from August 28 to 29 for the festival’s fifth consecutive event in Columbus. Hoewever,... Read more