Intonation.jpgGreg Kot is reporting that the 2007 Intonation Fest has been called off, even though no information had been officially released yet.

Among the headliners that Intonation had pursued were , and MIA. had been approached about curating the , but competition for talent raised the price of many of the artists beyond Intonation’s ability to pay.

I’m not too surprised by this given the five million bands they usually book for Lollapalooza and the Pitchfork Music Festival being way ahead on their announcement. They’re going to be putting on some shows this year under the Intonation moniker and plans for years are obviously way up in the at this point.

As a evangelist, I quite saddened to see one of the festivals that had been successful in prior years (at least in my eyes) all of a sudden announcing that they don’t really have anything ready to go for this year. I’d hope to they work like hell to return and give us something else to latch onto next summer. We’ll have to just wait and see…

(via Gapers Block)


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