This summer, upstate New York is once again set to host a big old music festival. 50 years after the original Woodstock Music Festival, promoter Michael Lang is bring huge stars like The Killers, Jay-Z, Imagine Dragons, Halsey, and more to WOODSTOCK 50. Today was set to be the day that the tickets for the scheduled party would go on sale (August 16-18th). However, tickets did not go on sale as planned and rumors intensified that there are problems. Despite cancellation rumors, Land insists it's on!
In a statement, Woodstock said "“There is currently a hold on the Woodstock 50 on-sale date,” read an email that was sent to agents representing acts on the bill. “We are waiting on an official press statement from Woodstock 50 regarding updated announce, ticket pricing, and overall festival information. We will get this information to you as soon as we receive it."
After the FRYE FESTIVAL fiasco, I wouldn't want to try to put on a music festival! YIKES! Here's the article from BILLBOARD!