The 2-day Okay-pop pageant KAMP LA 2022 is ready to go down this weekend at Los Angeles’ Rose Bowl, however a lot of acts have been compelled to drop out because of visa points. As of Friday (October 14), hypothesis bubbled on-line relating to how the scheduled artists had not been seen departing South Korea, and chatter solely elevated when KAMP artists like BamBam and Jeon Somi hinted at delays of their journey plans. In the present day, KAMP has launched a reworked lineup that includes longer set occasions for many who have been in a position to make it. KAMP may also supply refunds.
Right here is KAMP’s full assertion, shared on social media:
To our KAMP LA 2022 ticket holders, we remorse to tell you that we discovered at present that the next artists are unable to journey as deliberate as a result of unforseen [sic] U.S. work visa points and circumstances exterior of the artists’ and promoters’ management: BamBam, Jeon Somi, Kai, Lapillus, Taeyeon and Zion.T. Most of those artists have been scheduled to look on Saturday’s lineup.
Now we have elevated artist set lengths on Saturday and have added MOMOLAND and T1419 as particular visitors on Saturday as properly. MOMOLAND and T1419 will each nonetheless carry out Sunday as initially deliberate. Tremendous Junior, iKON and P1Harmony will nonetheless be performing as scheduled on Saturday.
Anybody holding a single day Saturday ticket is entitled to a full refund or 50% refund off of a two-day ticket. For these looking for a refund, you need to have acquired an e-mail from firstname.lastname@example.org by 5PM PDT at present as to tips on how to request your refund. You should have till 12 midday PDT, on Saturday, October 15 to request your refund.
Shortly, we’ll share with you the revised Saturday schedule. We’re doing our greatest to make sure that your KAMP LA 2022 expertise stays an gratifying and memorable one. We apologize for this very tough and unexpected circumstance. Please contact us for additional inquiries.
This morning, Monsta X additionally dropped out of the pageant and famous that his upcoming occasion with iHeartRadio could be cancelled as properly:
Our firm was made conscious that our assertion could possibly be launched solely after the discharge of the organizers’ personal announcement, however we determined that we couldn’t delay our assertion any longer for the followers who’re ready.
“Because of the similar cause, iHeart Radio LIVE with Monsta X, which was initially scheduled to be on Oct. 17, can also be inevitably canceled.
The inaugural KAMP LA was first introduced in August and featured a lineup together with Monsta X, Kai, Zion.T, and Lapillus. The revised setlist is beneath.