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Good information for all of the influencers terribly inconvenienced by pandemic restrictions: Coachella is again. Festival promoter Goldenvoice has formally set dates for the music competition’s 2022 return after suspending the 2020 and 2021 occasions as a result of COVID-19 pandemic. Next year, the competition will happen April 15 to April 17 and April 22 to April 24. Advance tickets go on sale starting Friday, June 4, at 10 a.m. PT. The music competition had initially deliberate an April 2021 occasion however canceled in January, deciding on 2022 again in March. The 2020 lineup included headliners Travis Scott, Rage Against the Machine, and Frank Ocean in addition to a shock efficiency by Lady Gaga. It’s presently unclear if the lineup will likely be restored for the delayed occasion, however tickets from 2020 will likely be honored, so we hope your fave makes it. So far, this year’s returning occasions are Lollapalooza (July 29–August 1), Bonnaroo (September 2–5), Pitchfork Music Festival (September 10–12), and Gov Ball (September 24–26). Next year’s festivals embody Primavera Sound (June 2–4 and 9–11, 2022) and Glastonbury (precise dates nonetheless TBD). Just another year, then you’ll be able to mud off your flower crowns and assless chaps.
Update October 12: Coachella introduced of their Instagram tales that the competition will now not be mandating vaccination for all festivalgoers. TMZ screencapped the story. Rather, they can even settle for a adverse COVID check inside 72 hours of attendance. AEG Events remains to be requiring proof of vaccination for different occasions, per their Twitter.