Tickets to the event will reportedly go on sale “in the coming weeks”
The venue has terminated its deal with the festival “pursuant to provisions of the contract.”
Michael Lang says Woodstock’s financial backer [does] not have the right to unilaterally cancel the festival.”
Representatives for Woodstock cite concerns over festival capacity, site readiness, and permitting issues
Tickets for the festival were originally scheduled to go on sale on Monday.
The duo of Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney cited “a scheduling conflict” as the reason for their cancelation.
Sadly, Robert Plant and Greta Van Fleet are not playing the same day.
JAY-Z, Miley Cyrus, Chance the Rapper, The Black Keys, and Imagine Dragons appear alongside veteran artists like Robert Plant, Santana, David Crosby, John Fogerty, and Dead & Company.
The Black Keys, The Killers, Imagine Dragons, Cage the Elephant, and The Raconteurs are also expected to take the stage.
Woodstock 2019: The Killers, Chance the Rapper, Imagine Dragons to headline 50th anniversary festival
Grateful Dead offshoot Dead and Company and Santana, who played the original festival, are also booked to play.
Four-day event will take place on the original site of the 1969 fest.
Woodstock 2019 will feature over 40 acts performing across three stages.