With lower than a month to go till SLANDER’s debut pageant, Starbase, in South Carolina, the occasion has been cancelled as a consequence of vital COVID-19 spikes within the state.
The pageant was set to function SLANDER, after all, together with Alison Wonderland, NGHTMRE, Massive Gigantic, San Holo, Subtronics, and so many extra on October 8-9. Nonetheless, as a consequence of a spike in COVID-19 in South Carolina, the identical spike being seen throughout the nation, the pageant has been cancelled with no new dates as of now.
As of this previous week, the present 7-day common for COVID-19 in South Carolina is increased than the earlier peak in January earlier this yr, with 17,000 new circumstances reported on September 6 alone.
“We have now made this resolution as a result of your security, and the protection of our employees, artists, and the Charleston group is our #1 precedence,” the assertion reads. “Proper now hospitals in South Carolina are rejecting elective surgical procedure with the intention to have sufficient room for the huge surge of COVID sufferers, and there’s no clear finish in sight to this present wave.”
With a purpose to be “fluid” with the present state of affairs, no future dates for the debut Starbase have been set. Refunds will mechanically issued and must be anticipated throughout the subsequent 10-14 days.
You’ll be able to learn the complete assertion under.
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— Starbase Music Pageant (@Starbase) September 13, 2021
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