Goldenvoice is reportedly working to postpone each weekends of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Pageant 2020 amid issues concerning the coronavirus illness (COVID-19), sources inform Pitchfork. The competition is presently scheduled to happen in Indio, California from April 10-12 and April 17-19. Brokers are being contacted about having artists carry out on the weekends of October 9-11 and 16-18, in accordance with stories from Billboard and Variety.
Coachella has taken place in April yearly since 2001. The inaugural competition passed off in October 1999. (There was no Coachella in 2000.) Goldenvoice’s 2016 traditional rock competition Desert Journey additionally passed off in October. Stagecoach Pageant—Goldenvoice’s nation competition scheduled for the weekend of April 24—can be reportedly eyeing a transfer to October, Billboard stories.
No official announcement has been made. Pitchfork has reached out to Goldenvoice for remark.
This 12 months’s headliners embrace Frank Ocean, Rage Towards the Machine, and Travis Scott. Lana Del Rey, Lil Uzi Vert, Thom Yorke, Run the Jewels, Danny Elfman, FKA twigs, DaBaby, 21 Savage, Caribou, Lil Nas X, and extra are additionally on the lineup.
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