Odd Future’s Frank Ocean has pulled out of the Future Music Festival and will no longer play on any of the line-ups. Fans on the Future Music Festival Facebook page noticed he has been removed from the website as well as all the new posters.
Music Feeds has contacted a Future Music Rep who has confirmed that Frank Ocean will no longer be playing at the festival, stating:
Future Entertainment are sad to announce that due to the delay of his debut album, Frank Ocean will no longer feature on the Future Music Festival bill this March.
Information received from his management advises that his commitment to the album, and creation of the right live show is paramount and he sends his deepest apologies that these plans have taken longer than anticipated.
We are assured that new dates will be forthcoming and Future look forward to announcing these when the information is available to us.
Future Music Festival begins its epic journey throughout the country next week. For full line-up and event information please visit www.futuremusicfestival.com.au
It hardly puts a dampener on things however, the 2012 Future Music line-up is massive featuring the likes of Swedish House Mafia, Fatboy Slim, Paul Van Dyke, Tinie Tempah, The Wombats, Chase and Status, Skrillix, Jessie J + heaps more, view full line-up here.
Odd Future will release their second album OF Tape Vol. 2 on March 20th, you can view the album artwork and full track listing here.