Kaskade cancels forthcoming iteration of SunSoaked festival

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Kaskade cancels forthcoming iteration of SunSoaked festivalSunsoaked

Less than a month before the would-be third edition of SunSoaked music festival, Kaskade has confirmed that his beachfront brainchild will not be returning to Long Beach for its scheduled two-day run mid-July.

“…At a little less than three weeks out, it’s become obvious to me that we are falling short, and I’ve been left with an impossible choice,” reads a Kaskade-signed announcement via the festival’s homepage.

Kaskade was expected to headline the July 13-14 2019 iteration of the festival, alongside Maryland-born rapper, Logic, who, with the backing of Live Nation, was helping champion the festival’s production this year. Canadian singer/songwriter Grimes and Detroit’s Quinn XCII also topped the 2019 ticket. SunSoaked began in 2017, nearly tripling in size for its sold-out follow-up in 2018.

Though Kaskade has yet to expound on the particulars hindering the event, ticket-holders are expected to be fully reimbursed with no action necessary on their parts, per the announcement. With the festival front, an invariably volatile market as it is, more saturated than ever, SunSoaked is one of many promising festivals in recent years to officially fold. But discernment and transparency have certainly proven far more favorable in the long run on organizers’ behalves.

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Grimes Discusses The Idea Of Retiring From Making Albums And Touring

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GrimesGrimes is making a new album. It’s called Miss_Anthropocene. She announced it on Instagram last month. It’ll be her first since 2015’s Art Angels, which was a great album, even if Grimes herself doesn’t think so. But lately, Grimes has been doing a lot of things that don’t seem … More »

Here’s The New Song Grimes Hid On SoundCloud

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GrimesIn an Instagram post yesterday promoting her new Cultured cover story — the one where she says her 2015 masterpiece Art Angels is a “piece of crap” — Grimes teased, “I hid an ambient psychedelic song somewhere on SoundCloud I doubt u can find it but if u can I dunno, … More »

Grimes Calls Art Angels A “Piece Of Crap” And “A Stain On My Life”

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Grimes has given another interview about her upcoming new album, Miss_Anthropocene. In this one, which was done with Cultured magazine, she has some harsh words for her last album, Art Angels. “The last album was a piece of crap,” she said. “I feel like people really misread it and … More »

Grimes Talks New Album, Elon Musk, & Killing Off “Grimes” In New Interview

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GrimesThe world has been waiting three and a half years for Grimes to follow up Art Angels, Stereogum’s pick for the best album of 2015. It seems to be finally happening. After sharing a proper single called “We Appreciate Power” last year, last night Grimes announced a new album … More »

Grimes announces new album Miss_Anthropocene

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Story highlights:

• Grimes’s new album is titled Miss_Anthropocene
• It’s “a concept album about the anthropomorphic goddess of climate Change.”
• The album will contain the previously-released single We Appreciate Power,” which we’ve embedded below for your convenience.
• According to an Instagram post, Grimes might also release an EP before the album, which does not currently have a release date.

Full story:

Grimes’s new album is titled Miss_Anthropocene. It’s “a concept album about the anthropomorphic goddess of climate Change.” The album will contain the previously-released single We Appreciate Power,” which we’ve embedded below for your convenience. According to an Instagram post, Grimes might also release an EP before the album, which does not currently have a release date.

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New Album: Grimes – Miss_Anthrop0cene 1.  mis·an·thrope noun:  a person who dislikes humankind and avoids human society. 2.  Anthropocene:  The Anthropocene is a proposed epoch dating from the commencement of significant human impact on the Earth’s Geology and ecosystems including, but not limited to, anthropogenic climate change. ———————————— Just fount out my first interview in a few years is coming out tomorrow. I thought the writer was quite smart so hopefully it’s accurate haha. But just in case (cuz I’ve had some p fucked press drama this year) I’m announcing album here first: ———————————-It’s called Miss_Anthropocene. It’s a concept album about the anthropomorphic Goddess of climate Change: A psychedelic, space-dwelling demon/ beauty-Queen who relishes the end of the world. She’s composed of Ivory and Oil (I’ve done some illustrations of her if you scroll down my instagram). ———————————-️ I love Godly personifications of abstract/ horrific concepts (For example, Mars as the Roman God of War) — so I wanted to update the list to include our modern issues. ———————————- Each song will be a different embodiment of human extinction as depicted through a Pop star Demonology. The first song ‘we appreciate power’, introduced the pro-AI-propaganda girl group who embody our potential enslavement/destruction at the hands of Artificial General intelligence. ———————————- It’s possible I will drop an EP or a few more singles of synth-based stuff b4 the album because its mostly ethereal nu metal (ish), and I know a lot of ppl miss the synths and whatnot. ———————————- Climate change is something I’m only ever confronted with in a sad/ guilty way…. Reading news and what not… so my goal is to make climate change fun (lol..??)…. uhhh… (I mean, everybody loves a good villain… re: the joker, Queen Beryl).. so maybe it’ll be a bit easier to look at if it can exist as a character and not just abstract doom. ———————————- More musique soon! <3

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Grimes Announces New Album Miss_Anthropocene

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Grimes released her masterful last album, Art Angels, back in 2015. She’s been working on its follow-up LP for a while now, and so far we’ve only heard the 2018 single “We Appreciate Power.” Last week, she released a standalone “demo” called “Pretty Dark.” Now, Grimes has … More »

Grimes – “Pretty Dark” Video

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Grimes-Pretty-Dark-videoGrimes has been in the news a lot lately, but it’s mostly been for reasons that don’t have anything to do with her music. She’s been working on a new album for a long time, and thus far, all we’ve heard is the 2018 single “We Appreciate Power.” Last night, however, Grimes came … More »

Bring Me The Horizon – “nihilist blues” (Feat. Grimes)

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Grimes has been popping up more and more as a guest artist over the last year — with K-pop group Loona on “love4eva” and with Mindless Self Indulgence’s Jimmy Urine on “The Medicine Does Not Control Me” — and her latest collaboration is with UK alt-metal group Bring Me The Horizon. More »

Court Rules Elon Musk Cannot Shield Grimes From Testifying In Tesla Lawsuit

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The US District Court Of Northern California is allowing subpoenas to be served to Grimes (real name Claire Boucher) and Azealia Banks over their involvement in Tesla’s investor lawsuit, as Business Insider reports. A lawyer for the firm representing the investors says that they plan to file document preservation subpoenas for Grimes, Banks, … More »