Yesterday, Monday in June, the organizers of the Corona Capital 2023 They launched the official poster of the event on their social networks with all the names of the bands and artists that will arrive this year.
They had to spend several days full of speculation and rumors about the complete list of guests, which generated controversy and was not to the liking of all the fans, as they have asked Corona Capital that one of the bands that will be present at the festival does not attendbut for what reason?
Win Butler accused of sexual assault
It’s about the band Arcade Firewhich is in the eye of the hurricane, since its vocalist Win Butler He is involved in sensitive issues, since for the fifth time he is accused of sexual abuse and inappropriate behavior.
According to the magazine “Pitchfork”, A woman said that she was a victim of sexual abuse by the singer in 2015.
At that time the woman and the singer began a sentimental relationship which with the passage of time began to become “something abusive”, besides mentioning that there were many things that the artist forced him to do.
“He was really aggressive and I felt like I had to do what he said. I wasn’t very comfortable with some of the things he asked me to do, but he did them anyway. And that is ultimately dehumanizing.”
In total there have been five people who have five people between 18 and 23 years old, those who have denounced Win Butler, one of them non-binary, and who have also revealed that the lead singer of Arcade Fire He would ask them for inappropriate photos and also send them nude photos of him even though they did not ask for this type of content.
Fans ask that Arcade Fire not attend Corona Capital
Before the announcement of his arrival at Corona Capital 2023, several fans were upset and complained to the music festival asking that the band not attend.
“Hey @CoronaCapital why do you want to bring a rapist to Mexico?”, “A lot of ‘breaking the pact’ until the favorite artists come out. Yesterday no one complained that Arcade Fire is the headliner of Corona Capital… With everything and a sexual predator in front”, “I would be very happy if Corona were to throw a riot for bringing Arcade Fire from Headliner as if nothing” , were some of the comments.
So far, Corona Capital has not ruled on this issue.
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