PHAROS organisers Proverse have told Music Feeds the festival “is still on schedule” to take place in late November, with Childish Gambino (Donald Glover) currently resting his injured foot.
“Donald is taking time to recover so he can perform at 100% for PHAROS,” a representative said.
PHAROS will make its New Zealand debut over three days within the Tapapakanga Regional Park, and will reportedly see Glover and his “special guests” perform inside a large dome while a “virtual world” is projected on the inside wall of the structure. Catch the festival dates and ticket details, below.
Today’s confirmation comes after Glover cancelled his mid-November headline shows in Perth, Melbourne and Sydney, as well as his headline appearance at Canberra’s Spilt Milk festival, telling local fans that he was “not ready to put on 100% shows” but “will be back soon”.
At this rate, it appears Australian fans will have to wait until 2019.
Childish Gambino ‘PHAROS’ 2018 New Zealand Event
Friday, 23rd — Sunday, 25th November
Tapapakanga Regional Park, Near Auckland