The annual end-of-summer festival will hopefully return in September 2021, with possible smaller events set to take place until then. Furthermore, the band made sure to mention that more information regarding shows in Raleigh, NC; Philadelphia, PA; Port Chester, NY; New Orleans, LA; Charlotte, NC; and Birmingham, AL would be available soon. We are currently working on other ideas for September that will be more manageable and safe for social distancing with bands. been canceled. As the United States continues to open up due to increased vaccination rates, some concert promoters are taking vaccination efforts into their own hands. Additionally, all programming will now take place at The Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater at Deer Valley, all staff will be vaccinated, all artists will be required to either be fully vaccinated or show proof of a negative COVID test within 48 hours, the festivals capacity will be cut to 50%, social distancing will be enforced, masks will be required, and more. It was originally scheduled to take place on May 15th18th. Contact Us . Thats how were going to learn., The piece continued, As venues do open, expect fewer intermissions, digital-only ticketing, and more rules about entering and exiting. Again, on a global basis, there will be different rules in different markets, and whatever it is thats required, but in general, we think well be able to get back to full capacity and people enjoying the shows.. Lettuce, who just had to cancel a set aSummer Camp Music Festival due to a positive case in the band, announced on Monday that the bands upcoming sets atHot August Music Festival andTedeschi Trucks Bands LOCKN Farmevent have also been canceled. 01/6/2022. With the imminence of the tour, and the pandemic lasting much longer than we anticipated, we came to the realization that uncertainty still remains in different markets througout the country. Look out for an email from SeatGeek with instructions and contact information.. New OrleansFrench Quarter Festival has similarly rescheduled its usual spring event to the fall. Jason Isbell & The 400 Unitcanceled two and postponed five January tour dates on Tuesday due to a breakthrough case of COVID-19. Now that BUKU has gone from postponed to canceled, we wouldnt be surprised to see more events abandon their late-2020 rescheduled dates and turn their sights toward 2021 instead. Researchers will also test three different entry scenarios during the event: the first being normal entry as was practiced pre-pandemic, the second being a slightly modified approach, and the third being a heavily regulated approach with capacity reduced to 2,000 people. We cant wait to be back in Golden Gate Park with you, enjoying the best in music, food, beer, wine, art, cannabis and more for what we know will be our best year yet. The announcement states organizers are currently in the process of rescheduling the June 2021 events to a possible later summer date or even back to 2022. The music and camping festival will employ a two-part COVID-19 testing policy, which will require ticket-holders to show proof of vaccination or take a free PCR lab COVID-19 test before the event plus an additional rapid test at the time of arrival on-site. In the Northeast, drive-in shows and, increasingly, pod-style concert formats have become regular occurrences, creating something of a touring circuit for mid-level bands. The University announced Friday afternoon in a press release that the Billy Joel concert at Notre Dame would be rescheduled to July 25, 2022. As we approach Halloween weekend, typically one of the biggest weekends of the year for live music, the cancellation picture remains in flux as coronavirus numbers increase around the country and the world. As the band explained along with the tour reduction announcement, While the dates we set out on this past August were primed to be an exciting return, we encountered many challenges in touring through these difficult times. Some inspiring news out of the Northeast today with a pair of announcements from New York City and Atlantic City, respectively. The festival, set to take place July 31stAugust 2nd atFort Adams State Parkin Rhode Island, announced headlinerAndrew Birdon Monday. For Widespread Panic, the continued reality of COVID transmission hits quite close to home, as frontman John Bell is likely still recovering from his recent bout with the virus. He also reiterated the current state guidelines that allow for venues to host 50 percent vaccinated and 50 percent unvaccinated attendees. We are dismayed by what appears to be another substantial public health crisis, and, due to the detection of multiple positive Covid-19 cases within the company, need to prioritize the health and safety of the cast, crew and entire team working on Jagged Little Pill., They added, In light of the extreme uncertainty ahead of us this winter, and forced to choose between continuing performances and protecting our company, weve made the difficult decision to close our doors.. This follows news the news from August AEG would require proof of vaccinations at all U.S. venues and events beginning in October. While we havent yet seen bands revert back to rescheduling shows based on precaution en masse, as was commonplace in 2020, the recent surge in new cases seems to confirm that COVID-19 is far from finished disrupting live performances as 2021 ends and 2022 begins. You can buy a full-price ticket and youll be treated like everyone else, Williams said. Following a second night at3Arena,The Last Domino? Additionally, New York Citys Governors Ball, which typically takes place on Randalls Island in early June each year, will now take place on September 24th26th, 2021. For details about the postponement, head here. This has been the first major instance so far of a venue not allowing for a negative COVID test to suffice under the new safety guidelines. Now, Dave Matthews Bands summer tour will stretch from June to October 2021. More pessimistic: cancel the entire season and start fresh next summer.. The five-piece jam-rock outfit was set to kick off its 2022 tour on Thursday, January 20th, atThe Hamiltonin Washington, D.C. Weve agonized over this decision and have tried to find every possible way to play this tour in a safe and sustainable way, but the reality is that doing a club tour in a van during a pandemic comes with a massive amount of risk, unpredictability, and difficult logistics, the band wrote on Instagram. Rage Against The Machine will commence our tour at such a time when we are confident it will be safe for our fans. The festival, which was rescheduled due to the coronavirus on multiple occasions dating back to early 2020, put out a statement on Tuesday acknowledging the rise in cases and urging vaccination, urging mask-wearing at the festival, and staying home if you have symptoms or have been exposed. WhileDave Matthews Band announced a re-shuffled itinerary for its scheduled 2021 national tour beginning in July, fan-favorite Michigan music festivalElectric Forest just announced that it is pushing its tentatively scheduled August 2021 event back to 2022. This postponement falls in line with many of the festival announcements weve seen in the last week or two. Kentuckys curve has been trending upward since the beginning of July, and just this past weekend recorded some of its highest numbers of new cases since the pandemic began. That said, work has already begun on the presentation of next years Jazz Fest during its traditional springtime period. Out of an abundance of caution and concern for the safety of the band, crew and most of all the fans, Saturdays show at the Los Angeles Forum is being postponed to a later date. Drive-By Truckershave postponed their four-night HeAthens Homecomingrun at the40 Watt Clubin Athens, GA. However, as the scope of the pandemic worsened in the U.S. in late June, the Bonnaroo team made the call to throw in the towel on 2020 and instead look toward next year, pushing the postponed September dates back to June 17th20th, 2021. This seems to indicate that Red Rocks may not open for its usual spring/summer concert season at all this year. To care about people being safe is very bad apparently, Williams said. As we worked towards that goal weve come to realize that there is absolutely no certainty in re-scheduling dates for this Fall or 2021. University of Colorado Boulder has reportedly canceled all events atFolsom Fielduntil July 31st, which would includeDead & Companys summer tour opener July 10th11th. Tuesday, September 14, 2021, 5:00 p.m. According to a post from the band, Nearly all of the band and crew have also tested positive and are at home recovering with their families. But Im not going to enforce my staff to wear masks. During the same press conference in which the relative success of Lollas efforts to curb COVID transmission were referenced, the CDPH announced a new indoor mask mandate for the city, regardless of vaccination status. Of note, Nashville, TNthe music cityhas entered phase two of its reopening plan, which allows for certain live performances to resume with social distancing measures in place. Well continue to update this article with subsequent cancellations, postponements, and other shifts in the live music world due to the lasting effects of the pandemic. Watch the full interview with Live Nations Joe Berchtold onSquawk Alley here. Three weeks ago, Lollapalooza took place in Chicago with testing/vaccination protocols and welcomed an estimated 400,000 people throughout the weekend. In addition to a slew of hard rock and nu metal bands, a crowd of 750 to 1,000 people, some practicing social distancing and many (according to SpongefrontmanVinnie Dombroski) not wearing masks, gathered for three days of outdoor music. Respect one another, and arrive Home safely.. Now instead of the physical festival,Peter Shapiroand the LOCKN team will host a three-night run of audiencelessJoe Russos Almost Deadconcerts at Infinity Downsin Arrington, VA. Ticketholders will be given free access to the streams, hosted on Shapiros FANS website. Varietyreports that on Sunday, Ricky Schroder posted to his Facebook page, Dave Grohl is an ignorant punk who needs slapped for supporting Discrimination. The Delta variant, combined with vaccine hesitancy, is pushing us in the wrong direction again. The shortened, six-week season will allow for half of the events that would normally be able to take place during a full season. Cancellations continued today as Bob Dylancalled off his 2020 tour. If the Americana Honors & Awards show had gone on as planned on September 16th, it would have conflicted with the virtualACM Awards, which are taking place in Nashville for the first time from three crowd-less venues: The Ryman, the Grand Ole Opry, and theBluebird Cafe.