March 10th, 2020
David Chidekel was recently quoted in Sonia Rao’s Washington Post article “Coachella’s delay and SXSW’s cancellation show how coronavirus could make festival season disappear.” The article discusses the impact coronavirus has had on festivals, and how SXSW and Coachella will likely not be the last large-scale events to be delayed or canceled.
“This is the beginning of the virus,” said David. “What’s happening is, people from a preventative standpoint are starting to go, ‘I’d better cancel this thing because if it goes wrong, we’re going to look like the greedy scumbags who didn’t do anything.’”
To read the full article, click here.