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Primavera Sound offer refunds after headliner Frank Ocean cancels


Primavera headline Frank Ocean has cancelled his planned appearance in Barcelona due to ‘to production delays beyond his control,’ the festival has said in an official statement.

The festival, which is due to kick off next weekend, will be frantically searching for a replacement but has offered refunds to customers who have purchased a day ticket for the Friday.

“We regret to announce that Frank Ocean’s concert programmed on Friday 2nd June in the Parc del Fòrum as part of Primavera Sound festival has been cancelled due to production delays beyond his control. The artist has apologised and has reiterated his wish to come to Barcelona soon,” the statement read.

“We are sorry for any inconvenience caused by this situation and we appreciate your understanding. Soon we will inform you about the possible changes to the schedule in light of the above.

“People who have a day ticket for Friday 2nd June will be able to ask for a refund of the sale price until Tuesday 30th May at 11:59 pm (GMT+1).

“From Wednesday 31st and depending on the number of refund applications, a new batch of day tickets for the Friday will go on sale through the Primavera Sound Portal and Redtkt.”

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