Canary in the coal mine? Is Coachella our first look at how fans now balance fear against fun?

Eric Fuller
8 min readMar 5, 2020

4th update (1/30/21) Coachella cancels April dates, new dates in October 2021 are rumored to be under consideration.

3rd update (6/11/2020) Coachella reschedules to the weeks of April 9th and April 16th, 2021.

2nd Update (3/10/2020). Goldenvoice announces Coachella is postponed until October 9th and 16th.

Update (3/6/2020). Today SXSW was cancelled. I believe Coachella goes next. The dominoes are starting to fall. Put…

Eric Fuller

Consultant to the entertainment industry. Author: Fan of travel, food, theater & music. Teller of Dad jokes. @ericsfuller