The pageant lineup boasted greater than 25 musicians, together with ATARASHII GAKKO!, MILLI, LØREN and Yeek. Festivalgoers skilled each kind of music, from J-pop and R&B to punk rock and indie hip-hop.
Head within the Clouds started as a one-day pageant in Los Angeles in 2018, however has since change into a world success, with multi-day festivals in Jakarta, Manila, Pasadena and now Forest Hills. The New York Metropolis pageant was a homecoming for 88rising, which was based in a parking storage within the metropolis eight years in the past.
Upon coming into the pageant grounds, crowds have been met with an open turf space the place distributors and sponsors marketed claw machine video games, stylized merchandise and a big selection of meals choices.
Distributors offered Asian and Asian-fusion meals like curry, summer season rolls, bao and rice bowls. The star of the meals present was, indubitably, Rokstar Rooster.
The New-York-Metropolis-based Korean fried hen model, which was based by restaurateur Mark Lee, boasted one of many longest traces on the pageant grounds. Lee, who was beforehand managing associate of NYU pupil favourite Spot Dessert Bar on St. Marks Place, felt inspired to share Rokstar Rooster with festivalgoers and NYU college students alike after the success of the favored dessert location.