Halsey ANNOUNCES Replacement Show After Lorne Falls Festival CANCELLATION
"TONIGHT i’m playing a good old fashioned dirty show in MELBOURNE! i told you i’d come thru." Halsey tweets.
29 December 2019 by Fachana Techamaneewat
On December 29, Halsey tweeted out to fans that her replacement show for the Lorne Falls Festival cancellation was going to be held at "The Forum" in Melbourne.
First of all, Halsey was scheduled to perform at the Lorne Falls Festival on December 29. However, on the day, she woke up to the news that it was cancelled due to predicted extreme weather conditions.
In a series of Instagram stories, Halsey revealed to fans that she was "devastated", but she'll do "everything in [her] power" to find a way to "make it up" to them. (Read more here.)
And Halsey came through! Around 4 hours later, Halsey managed to book a replacement show at "The Forum" in Melbourne.
Check out her tweet below:
I "TONIGHT i’m playing a good old fashioned dirty show in MELBOURNE! i told you i’d come thru. LORNE falls ticket holders get PRIORITY access to the box office tonight, but anyone can come. all profits are going to fire relief. DRIVE ON UP AND LETS DO THIS!"
Tickets were sold at $30 AUD, and fans who had a valid Lorne Falls Festival ticket were given priority access to buy a ticket. Even those who didn't have tickets were able to purchase an hour later on a first come first served ticket.
Meanwhile, fans who had Lorne Falls Festival tickets will be issued a full refund, including booking and payment processing fees. All profits from the replacement show will also be donated to the Country Fire Services.
Halsey explained that the replacement show was made possible by "amazing" people:
I "i was so devastated this morning when i saw the news but i’m ITCHING to play a show tonight so a bunch of amazing amazing people (like hundreds) pulled together to make this happen JUST for you and me tonight. only thing as good as a festy is an intimate club show. :-)))))"
I "and YES i will be playing a full set. hell i probably won’t walk off the stage until they drag me.
Altogether, fans were impressed with how Halsey handled the cancellation and thanked her for her quick response, calling her "the most genuine artist ever" and that what she did "meant the world" to them. Fans also praised Halsey for donating all the proceeds to the Country Fire Services.
Fachana Techamaneewat is a news writer at Exclusive Hollywood and is responsible for researching and writing news articles while providing story updates wherever necessary.
Fun fact: On the weekends, she's an avid writer for practically anything. Her current obsession is the Umbrella Academy, and as of now, is writing a book.