Head in the Clouds Jakarta is no longer happening this weekend.
In an announcement on Monday evening (03/02), 88rising shared that the inaugural edition of Head in the Clouds in Jakarta is officially postponed to a later date. The festival, featuring 88rising acts like Rich Brian, NIKI, Joji, Higher Brothers, and August 08, was slated to take place on March 7 at JIExpo, Kemayoran in Jakarta, Indonesia.
"The health and well-being of the people of Indonesia and our 88rising family of fans, artists, and team traveling from all around the world is our number one priority," an official statement reads. A new date and refund details will be announced soon. In a press release, 88rising also clarifies that the decision to postpone the festival was "based on the latest COVID-19 virus situation across the nation".
Read the full statement below:
Head In The Clouds Festival Jakarta is postponed. Information regarding rescheduling and refunds will be announced shortly. We love you Jakarta and will see you soon. pic.twitter.com/KSHafG9sbu— 88rising (@88rising) March 2, 2020
88rising acts Joji and Niki are set to perform in Manila on March 8 at Wanderland Music and Arts Festival.