Unfortunate news from the folks over at . They just posted an update informing fans that their inaugural festival at The in for July 5-6 has been cancelled. No reason for the cancellation was given but we can only assume that low and competition from the High Sierra Music Festival, which has been a west coast tradition for the past twenty-three years may have factored into the decision. , Rodrigo & Gabriela, , , Railroad and a host of others were scheduled to perform over the two day event. included a silver lining in their cancellation update with the news that they “are now working with another awesome venue (much closer to ) to host many of the bands originally slated to play at The July 5-6. While we’re still hammering out the details, keep July 5-6 open on your calendar as we expect to have a new announcement soon. Tickets will be refunded at point of purchase.” We’ll have more on this story as it develops.


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