Music industry members are reacting to Electric Picnic news.
Members of the music industry are expressing their disappointment at the news that Electric Picnic cannot go ahead.
This comes after Laois County Council stated it's unable to reverse it's decision to refuse a licence for the event due to legal restrictions.
Westmeath's The Academic are playing to 80,000 people in the UK at the Reading and Leeds festivals next weekend.
Guitarist Matt Murtagh says the situation here is very frustrating.