Panorama Festival happening a hiatus in 2019 seeking new venue

New York City’s Panorama Festival can’t appear to catch a break. The AEG and Goldenvoice-backed competition was compelled to evacuate its first competition day in 2018 resulting from inclement climate, which was acquired with widespread criticism and backlash from followers. Now, as ticket bulletins and lineup releases would have been on the horizon for this 12 months’s version of Panorama, the competition’s organizers have introduced that the occasion will likely be happening a “hiatus” because the workforce appears to be like to seek out the competition a brand new residence. The competition was held on Randall’s Island throughout its first three years, however NYC Parks denied a allow for the competition for its 2019 iteration. The organizers at the moment are actively in search of a everlasting residence for Panorama in Flushing Meadows, New York.

AEG launched an official announcement concerning the competition’s hiatus in 2019, stating, “While we've got loved our time on Randall’s Island and its nice services, we really feel that we've got achieved all that we will at this website. We look ahead to continued conversations with City Parks to discover making the Flushing Meadows website a actuality. Until then, we thank the followers and artists who supported the occasion for the final three years of unbelievable performances.” In previous years, Kendrick Lamar, Tame Impala, Frank Ocean, and LCD Soundsystem have headlined Panorama Festival.

H/T: Billboard