Fans of the ill-fated hip hop festival Supafest can now proceed with cautious optimism after organisers revealed on Facebook that they have locked in dates for the event’s 2013 return. Much like it has in previous years, the fourth instalment of Supafest will kick off in April. Perth will be the maiden event, with Sydney,
After much deliberation, Supafest organisers have announced that they will be defying the critics, and indeed their crippling debt, and returning for 2013. Last year wasn’t such a great time for the event, but it looks as though they’re feeling pretty confident this time round. We can’t tell you much more detail than that, unfortunately.
Smart Company have today reported, that just last week, the embattled Supafest and its booking company Paperchase Touring have entered administration in an attempt to aid the massive $2 million debt shadowing the brand. Jirsch Sutherland have now taken the reigns of the companies, as they recently did for Peats Ridge festival. The firm have
In the latest instalment of the saga surrounding local hip-hop festival SupaFest, the festival’s founder (who is supposedly not involved with the event any more) has tweeted that the festival will return in 2013, with a lineup announcement in February. John Denison, who was reported in May as a 39 per cent owner of the
Rick Ross is making the most of the free time he has now that he isn’t performing at Supafest. According to TMZ, cops searched his boat in Florida after a Fish and Wildlife Conservation officer noticed a strong smell of weed coming from the boat. They didn’t find anything and no one was charged; however,
Missy Elliot’s manager, Mona Scott-Young, has today issued a statement regarding Elliot’s name being falsely advertised on the Supafest lineup.
While Supafest 2012 fans eagerly await the official second line-up announcement, the promoters behind the event have warned fans about a ticketing scammer who has been promoting fake tickets.
It is still unclear why Supafest 2012 organisers failed to deliver the promised second 2012 line-up announcement today. However, there is speculation that Chris Brown Misbehaving again may be the hold up.