Martin Garrix cancels festival appearances
Martin Garrix was forced to cancel all upcoming shows of June. The Dutch DJ/producer suffered a serious ankle injury while performing in Las Vegas on May 25th.
Martijn Gerard Garritsen, known by his stage name of Martin Garrix
, was performing at Las Vegas Omnia Nightclub when he reportedly jumped from the stage injuring his ankle. In a press released, the DJ confirmed that he needs surgery to prevent furteher damage. Shows at festivals cancelled include Ultra Korea
, Ultra Singapore
, Spring Awakening
, Secret Solstice
and Escapade Music Festival
Regarding Ultra Korea, it is already confired that he will be replaced by Porter Robinson.
Read Garrix's full statement: ’’I’m devastated that I have to cancel these shows since nothing makes me happier than performing for you guys. I feel most alive when I'm on stage, seeing you guys smile. I was really looking forward to it and I never want to disappoint my fans. Unfortunately this is out of my control and I will need a surgery and enough rest to fully recover. If I don’t get surgery now I might permanently damage my ankle, which could mean I won’t be able to perform at all anymore. I want to thank everyone for their continuous support and I hope to be able to get back on stage to perform for you guys again really soon.’’