HOME SOUNDcheck GOhear GOview GOread GOplaces DOmore


  » Contact Us
  » Advertise With Us

  » Classifieds
  » Newspaper Ads

Laneway Festival a no-go for Detroit this year

Digital First Media, @GraffonMusic

» See more SOUND CHECK

There will be no St. Jerome's Laneway Festival for the Detroit area this year.

Organizers of the Australasian music festival -- which made its U.S. debut last Sept. 14 at the Meadow Brook Music Festival -- have announced that this year's edition has been "postponed...due to timing." A statement on the festival web site calls the movie "a difficult decision, but, unfortuantely, artists' scheduling was our biggest obstacle and we didn't want to compromise the quality of the festival we all expect."

It concludes that, "We hope to return to Detroit again in 2015."

The 2013 Laneway show featured 24 bands playing on five stages throughout the day. Laneway organizers said at the time they hoped to expand the event to other North American cities.

Send your thoughts and comments to Gary Graff


GO & DO Michigan, an Entertainment Portal
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without the written permission of the copyright holder.

© Copyright MediaNews Group, Inc. | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Cookie Policy | Arbitration