"Being part of the music and creative community, we understand that it is vital that our main focus is in taking care of one another."
He had been battling cancer
The announcement was made this morning (18th March)
The news follows a warning from the Night Time Industries Association that the UK Hospitality and Events industries may lose up to one million jobs due to the impact of the new novel coronavirus, COVID-19
"My goal is to build a comprehensive, up-to-date resource for anyone seeking guidance on how to stage alternative music events in this moment of significant upheaval for the industry"
The virtual festival, Second Aether, is inspired by Porter Robinson’s Second Sky
Studio 338 will also provide a shopping service
An order by mayor Bill DeBlasio has been put in place
"So excited to release this footage from Red Rocks so you have something to watch while there are no events going on"
The social distancing also includes restaurants, bars, and theatres