This Year’s ‘Lollapalooza’ Festival Is Canceled

This year’s Lollapalooza festival has been canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic which is sweeping the globe. The annual event, which was scheduled to take place at at Grant Park in Chicago and which typically draws about 100,000 people each year, will now be an online event with live music in a weekend-long livestream event JulyContinue reading “This Year’s ‘Lollapalooza’ Festival Is Canceled”

ELUVEITIE, INSOMNIUM cancel North American tour

The summer tour featuring co-headliners KORN and FAITH NO MORE is the latest (nonhuman) casualty of COVID-19. The trek was officially cancelled today, with the following statement issued by tour organizers: The trek was to commence in Miami in late September and wrap up a month later in Texas. The following statement has been issued:Continue reading “ELUVEITIE, INSOMNIUM cancel North American tour”

KORN, FAITH NO MORE, DARON MALAKIAN and SCARS ON BROADWAY, HELMET tour 2020 cancelled

The summer tour featuring co-headliners KORN and FAITH NO MORE is the latest (nonhuman) casualty of COVID-19. The trek was officially cancelled today, with the following statement issued by tour organizers: “The Korn & Faith No More Summer Tour will unfortunately no longer be taking place. It is with heavy hearts that we came toContinue reading “KORN, FAITH NO MORE, DARON MALAKIAN and SCARS ON BROADWAY, HELMET tour 2020 cancelled”

ROBB FLYNN: ‘MACHINE HEAD Shows Will Probably Not Resume Until Summer Of 2022’

Robb Flynn says that “MACHINE HEAD shows will probably not resume until summer of 2022” as a result of the coronavirus pandemic that is currently sweeping the globe. Flynn made his comments just days after Dr. Ezekiel “Zeke” Emanuel, a special adviser to the director general of the World Health Organization, said that he doesn’tContinue reading “ROBB FLYNN: ‘MACHINE HEAD Shows Will Probably Not Resume Until Summer Of 2022’”

Concertgoer Sues TICKETMASTER Over Refund Policy Change

A San Francisco man has filed a lawsuit against Ticketmaster, accusing the ticketing company of “deceptive practices relating to their sale of live events tickets and refusal to provide refunds for live events that have been rescheduled or postponed.” The man, who says he had to eat nearly $600 in RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE concertContinue reading “Concertgoer Sues TICKETMASTER Over Refund Policy Change”

HAMMERFALL Cancels Summer/Fall 2020 North American Tour

Swedish metal masters HAMMERFALL have been forced to cancel their previously announced summer/fall 2020 North American tour due to the coronavirus pandemic which is sweeping the globe. The trek, with support from BEAST IN BLACK and EDGE OF PARADISE, was scheduled to launch September 14 in West Palm Beach, Florida and conclude on October 19Continue reading “HAMMERFALL Cancels Summer/Fall 2020 North American Tour”

AMORPHIS North American Tour With ENTOMBED A.D. And NERVOSA Canceled

AMORPHIS’s previously announced summer/fall North American tour with ENTOMBED A.D. and NERVOSA has been canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic that is sweeping the globe. The 38-date trek, which was to celebrate the band’s legendary 1994 release “Tales From The Thousand Lakes”, was scheduled to launch on September 11 with three shows at the KingslandContinue reading “AMORPHIS North American Tour With ENTOMBED A.D. And NERVOSA Canceled”