Simply three weeks away from the scheduled kickoff of Chicago’s Necropolis Music Pageant, organizers have pulled the plug.
The Halloween weekend occasion was set to debut with a giant lineup that includes the likes of Alison Wonderland, Journey Membership, Excision and Getter, amongst others, however its promoter, Auris Presents, have revealed their grand plans usually are not coming to fruition.
Auris is a longtime Chicago promotional firm and the creators of music festivals resembling ARC and Heatwave. The group’s assertion was gentle on particulars, however says that they finally didn’t really feel they might ship on the expertise as promised.
“We attempt to place out the perfect expertise doable for our followers, sadly we not really feel that we are able to accomplish this,” the assertion reads.
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Necropolis was scheduled to happen at Chicago’s Huntington Financial institution Pavilion at Northerly Island, a 30,000-capacity venue that’s sometimes open-air. Followers had been initially skeptical that the lakefront location would show a cushty atmosphere throughout what could be the cusp of town’s frigid winter season, although organizers had deliberate to show the venue right into a tent-covered atmosphere.
Organizers additionally acknowledged they do intend to host particular person exhibits that includes among the artists who had been initially slated to play, together with Excision. In the meantime, they are going to be reaching out individually to ticket-holders about refunds.
Necropolis Music Pageant didn’t instantly reply to EDM.com‘s request for additional remark.
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